A man arrested in the 1988 slaying of an 8-year-old northern Indiana girl appeared before a judge Monday who gave prosecutors 72 hours to formally charge him in the child’s abduction, rape and killing. 59-year-old John D. Miller allegedly admitted to the murder of April Marie Tinsley. He’s scheduled to appear Thursday for a formal […]
Three million dollars: That’s the asking price for the Mounds Mall. The owners of the mall and its 36-acre site announced Monday that the facility and land are for sale. The Mounds Mall opened in 1963 as the first enclosed mall operated by the Simon Property Groups. Simon, the largest shopping mall operator in America, […]
A Muncie woman is facing charges for spitting in another woman’s face. Kinsey V. Robinson has been charged with battery by bodily waste after she spat on a driver as they waited at a stop light because she believed they should be driving faster. Robinson faces up to 180 days in jail if convicted. Robinson’s […]
Area businessman Dave Ring is officially in the running for Delaware County commissioner. He and volunteers snatched up 648 signatures in less than two weeks. That puts him up against Republican incumbent Commissioner Shannon Henry and Democratic Party candidate Jason Donati in the contest for the District 3 commissioner seat.
Jeff Lang is the 2018 Campaign Chair for the United Way of Delaware County. Lang stepped in after Ball State University Miller College of Business Dean, Jennifer Bott, who had accepted the role last year, left for a job at the Western Michigan University. Lang follows Casey Stanley, who helped raise nearly $1.5 million.
The Crossroads Lutheran Church Historical Preservation Society is hosting its 18th annual hog roast at Howell Farms as a fundraiser for the Church at the Crossroads. Homemade pork chops, burgers, corn and desserts will be served on July 21 from 4:30-7 p.m. All proceeds will go toward maintenance and preservation of the church.
Noelle Loller has been crowned as Madison County Fair queen. Loller says that she always looked up to the fair queens when she was growing up. The Lapel senior will also compete for the crown at the Indiana State Fair.
The Indiana Broadcasters Association has announced that each Woofboom-owned radio station in EC Indiana has received the 2018 Cardinal Community Service Award for outstanding local dedicated service. Representatives from each Woofboom station will travel to Indianapolis to accept the award in August.
Authorities in Allen County have made an arrest related to the 1988 cold case death of 8-year-old April Tinsley. 59-year-old John Miller, of Grabill, was arrested Sunday after reportedly admitting to the murder of the young Fort Wayne girl.
The new Muncie School Board will have its first meeting tonight after undergoing a day’s worth of training and orientation to prepare them for the job ahead. Currently none of the members have any school board experience. Their training will last from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the alumni center.