Don’t miss these top stories Wednesday on BND.com:
▪ Police are still searching for clues in the theft of an Indiana race car driver’s dragster, truck and trailer. The victim said he’s “torn apart” by the loss of $120,000 worth of vehicles and equipment.
▪ A Millstadt man has been put in park for a year. Gerald Miller’s license was suspended after he was involved in a fatal motorcycle crash that killed a Belleville man and then refused to take a blood alcohol test.
▪ This answer man column is for the birds. Roger Schlueter dishes about carrier pigeons and their role saving allied lives during World War II.
▪ The St. Louis Cardinals continued their winning ways Tuesday night, beating the Cincinnati Reds 3-1 to maintain their four-game lead over the Pittsburgh Pirates in the National League Central Division race. The Redbirds’ magic number shrank to 8.