Three parents of Muncie Southside Middle School students have been charged with felony neglect after their kids missed too many days of school. Muncie Community Schools sends parents letters when their child has missed five, seven, nine, 10, 12 and 15 days.
A Muncie man preparing for his murder trial in Indianapolis was back in Delaware County yesterday in another case, this time for drug possession. 27-year-old Martize Kirkland took a plea deal with sentencing is set for January 14th. His trial in Marion County is set to begin this month for the death of 23-year-old Jeremy […]
Its 30 months in prison for a former emergency medical technician: A former EMT returning a non-verbal patient from a medical appointment in Carmel to her Wabash facility where she lives admitted in court to sexually abusing the woman while in the ambulance. 32-year-old Kyle Myers of Muncie was sentenced to 30 months in prison […]
A Muncie woman with previous drunk driving convictions was found passed out behind the wheel of her SUV. Megan Hamilton was charged with DUI, and police say her blood alcohol level was .34 percent. She was found slumped over the wheel at Indiana 3 and County Road 800-North. She told the deputy she’d been drinking […]
The city of Elwood has requested that Madison County donate 43 properties to be demolished through the Blight Elimination Program. The Madison County Board of Commissioners took the request under advisement for two weeks to determine the legal steps required for the transfer of the property.
The Delaware County Fair Board held elections for their 2016 officers Tuesday night. Elected were President – Mark Di Fabio, Vice Presidents – Larry Clendenin, Jim Glore, Bart Keesling, Melanie Marshall and Dan White. Treasurer – Donna Patterson and Secretary, Pam McCammon. Members of the fair board will attend their state conference of fairs & […]
There were some slick roads in EC Indiana Monday morning, but it was much worse in the north. Troopers from the Indiana State Police post in Fort Wayne say they were called to more than 50 traffic incidents up and down Interstate 69 Monday morning. None of the injuries sustained were life-threatening. Police say the […]
It was not a good way to start the New Year for two local men. The Farmland gents were arrested in a recent heroin investigation. 23-year-old Dillon Horvath and 28-year-old Justin Wilson are facing possession of drugs and paraphernalia. They were taken to Randolph County jail, each with $500 cash bonds. One of the men […]
A Pendleton doctor accused of trading drugs for sex has learned his fate. 46-year-old Eric Jones was sentenced to six years on probation Monday after pleading guilty to seven charges of dealing in drugs, perjury and voyeurism. Jones, who no longer has an active medical license, had an office on West Main Street in Pendleton.
A Yorktown restaurant building went up in smoke Monday. Fire crews were called to the 9000 block of West Smith Street where flames were visible through the roof. The building was once known as El Rancho Poblano. Before that it was an Asian buffet, but many people will remember it as the local Dairy Queen. […]