The search is intensifying now for Brady Turner the man suspected in the Monday night stabbing death of Christopher Burgess Jr. Turner was apparently spotted entering a cornfield in south Muncie. The search, which had been focused on the city’s north side Tuesday, has now shifted to the area of 16th Street and Meeker Avenue.
Twilight on the Boulevard is a new benefit event to support Minnetrista’s vision happening Friday. There will be food and beverages provided by local restaurants such as Vera Mae’s, Amazing Joe’s Grill, The Neely House, Minnetrista catering, plus, live music by Indianapolis Jazz Orchestra, Clay & the Chameleons, Paul Reilly, and others, and plenty of […]
Two men indicted on fraud-related charges connected to an FBI probe of the city’s Sanitary District. They say 49-year-old Tracy Barton of Selma, Muncie’s superintendent of sewer maintenance and engineering, is charged in connection with accepting kickbacks for steering contracts to preferred contractors. 57 year old Jeffrey Burke is charged stemming from his fraudulent purchase […]
Southern Indiana’s French Lick Resort is planning a $17 million expansion that will add dozens of guestrooms and a sports bar to the tourist destination. French Lick officials said Monday that construction has already begun on the six-story addition near the French Lick Casino and Event Center. The new rooms and the sports bar will […]
The search continues for a man police say stabbed another man to death in Muncie Monday night. They think 25 year old Brady Turner knifed Christopher Burgess Jr. during a dispute on East 15th Street. Investigators say since the attack, Turner has been seen on foot in Halteman Village walking toward Twickingham Drive, but he […]
Two people are under arrest on federal charges in Muncie but details are limited on who they are and what they’re charged with. The pair were cuffed during a sweep of locations Tuesday morning and while the arrests have been confirmed, no further information has been released as yet.
A new ArtsWalk tradition will take place this year: The inaugural Artswalk Pumpkin Trail and Glow. It’s happening October 4th from 5pm to 8pm and you can follow the Pumpkin Trail throughout the streets of downtown Muncie . The pumpkin trail will end at the Commons, with a community Pumpkin Glow and contest. Cash prizes […]
Paid leave for a veteran Muncie police officer whose home was raided and searched by the FBI more than a week ago. Jess Neal is a long time drug crime investigator and has also resigned his position in the Delaware County Prosecutor’s office where he oversaw a deferral program for people charged with minor offenses. […]
The Tobacco Free Coalition of Delaware County is announcing Jordan Moss as its new Program Director. Jordan’s office is at Little Red Door Cancer Agency, the new fiscal agent for the Tobacco Free coalition grant. Moss earned two masters’ degrees in Wellness Management and Gerontology from Ball State University, and previously worked in corporate wellness […]
It was a ball of flames. That’s what city firefighters say they arrived to find at 705 N. Mulberry Street in Muncie early Friday morning. The place was engulfed and was running so hot it melted vinyl on a home across the street. Neighbors tell the Star Press the place had been used as a […]