Man Cops Plea For Shaking Infant

Up to 20 years behind bars for a Muncie man who admitted severely shaking his infant son. 26 year old Michael Crook Jr. copped a plea to aggravated battery. He was arrested in February, after being accused of shaking the then-four month old at the West Powers Street home of the child’s mother. A sentencing […]

Summer Camp Opportunities For Kids In Muncie

The City of Muncie will be offering a wide variety of FREE programs for youth to participate in this summer. Back to Basic Summer Camp will take place from June 4, 2018 to July 27, 2018. Youth can sign up and participate in the following programs: Baseball/T-Ball, Basketball League, Golf, Tennis, Cheer, and Leadership Camp. […]

Trump Signing Legislation Worked On By Donnelly

President Trump putting pen to paper today on measures, the Right to Try legislation and regulatory relief package making reforms to Dodd-Frank, that are efforts of U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly. Donnelly saying in a statement, “… this shows it’s possible to break through the partisanship and gridlock and what we can achieve by working together. […]

Memorial Day Fundraiser At Muncie CrossFit

Muncie CrossFit will once again host its annual Memorial Day fundraising event, The Murph Challenge, a nationwide cause honoring fallen soldiers and raising money for the Lt. Michael P. Murphy Memorial Scholarship Foundation. Murphy, a Navy SEAL, was killed in 2005 in Afghanistan, attempting to take out Taliban forces. The event starts at 10 a.m. […]

Turn In An Old Flag, Get A New One

If you have an old American flag that has seen better days, you can bring it to Art Van Furniture between Friday and Memorial Day and get a new 3 x 5 foot flag for free. Last year, the first year the store conducted the program, it collected and replaced 4,000 flags. Organizers say the […]

Goetz Chosen As BSU Athletics Director

Ball State University has selected Beth Goetz as the new Athletics Director. Goetz will join Ball State in June after serving as the chief operating officer of the University of Connecticut’s (UConn) athletics department since 2016. She will succeed Mark Sandy, who is retiring. Goetz will oversee athletic programs and activities that fully conform with […]