Hurricane Florence is blamed for at least 17 deaths; 11 in North Carolina; six in South Carolina. The storm, now a tropical depression, was slowly moving out of the Carolinas, but not before dumping record rains. Indiana Task Force 1 has been incredibly busy performing rescues down in North Carolina in the wake of Tropical […]
Friends & family are mourning the loss of 23-year-old Christiana Jamie-Lynn Stegar. The young Anderson woman was killed Friday when her bike swerved off the sidewalk and into the street where she was struck by a semi. The trucker says there was nothing he could do to avoid her.
It’s a road closure that will affect many drivers for about a month. Beginning today, both directions of IN 32 will be closed while crews work on the bridge between I-69 in Daleville and US 35 in Muncie. It’s expected to remain closed until October 12th.
Muncie Community Schools has signed a contract with Administrator Assistance. The emergency management firm will continue to run the MCS district at a cost of nearly 60-thousand dollars a month. Ball State assumed control of the financially recovering district July 1, when it appointed a seven-member school board to replace the five-member elected board.
An Indianapolis college shut down after 116 years, leaving students in three states scrambling for answers. Harrison College closed its doors Sunday on campuses in Ohio, North Carolina and here in Indiana. In a statement, the school says they are working with transfer and teach-out partners, plus the State, and are trying to devise a […]
Police say they were intercepted on their way back to Muncie. 33-year-old Kirk Daniel Kadinger and 29-year-old Ceara Dawn Evans were arrested and charged with dealing in meth and heroin. Police say they get their drugs in Dayton, Ohio and bring it back here to sell.
The construction of the field house for the Anderson Township Trustee Youth Center is running over budget. According to the Herald Bulletin, an additional $200,000 is needed to complete the work after a sewage problem required additional plumbing. Anderson Township Trustee John Bostic says he is planning to issue a $300,000 bond to cover the […]
Indiana lawmakers are looking into toughening the state’s regulations for telephone solicitation to combat unwanted, and often illegal, sales calls. Nearly 4,000 telephone solicitation complaints have been filed with Indiana’s attorney general’s office so far this year. One lawmaker says he wants to expand the liability for unwanted telephone solicitations to include executives of the […]
Hundreds of volunteers took to the banks of the White River Saturday as part of the annual White River Cleanup. 300 volunteers cleaned up over 15 miles of the River over the weekend. The event has been responsible for removing more than 96,000 pounds of trash and more than 600 tires from the river in […]
Massive Hurricane Florence, with tropical storm-force winds hundreds of miles wide, is bearing down on the Carolinas, pounding the coast with driving rain and powerful. The storm will churn very slowly Friday and Saturday, extending the damaging winds and huge amounts of rain that will hit the same areas of North and South Carolina […]