Vice President Mike Pence will return to his home state today to tout GOP tax reform and hold a fundraiser. The vice president will appear at 3:30 p.m. at the Indianapolis Downtown Marriott hosted by America First Policies. He’ll discuss the recently passed tax cuts and what they mean for Hoosiers.
Calling it an epidemic, Marion County Public Health Director Dr. Virginia Caine has declared a public health emergency for hepatitis C. Caine is calling for a needle exchange program to prevent the spread of the disease, which she calls “an imminent threat” to public health.
A Muncie man has been sentenced to 17 years in prison. 40-year-old Randall Lennis had been found guilty of aggravated battery, domestic battery and other charges after he is alleged to have brutally attacked his ex-girlfriend and her 76-year-old grandmother, who is now largely confined to a wheelchair.
Muncie has received one bid for the demolition of a former Marathon gas station and a commercial building from Shroyer Brothers to make way for the city’s gateway and riverfront projects. Economic Development Officer Todd Donati says demolition could be done in June and landscaping completed in October.
The wife of a Pendleton man charged with 36 felony counts of child seduction says she doesn’t want him released from jail. 48-year-old Jeffrey Kramer is asking the court for a bond reduction. Kramer is incarcerated on a $20,000 full cash bond and is requesting the opportunity to post a bail bond. According to the […]
Four-hundred-forty students are expected to receive degrees during Taylor University’s 2018 Commencement ceremonies at 10:00 am, Saturday, in the Kesler Student Activities Center. Norm Miller, chairman of Interstate Batteries, is the featured speaker.
Indiana Municipal Power Agency plans to use 30-acres of land in Tipton County for a solar field that would begin operation in 2019. The IMPA is discussing a 10-year tax abatement from the Tipton County Council for the project.
A new look is coming to the Muncie Target store. An in-store Starbucks will be taking the place of the concession area near the cash registers at the front of the store. The work is part of a remodeling project that also includes an updated order pickup and guest service counter. The improvements are expected […]
Join the race to help save lives with Verizon IndyCar Series driver and blood recipient James Hinchcliffe at a special American Red Cross Hinchcliffe Hundred Blood Drive. The event is this Monday from noon to 6 p.m. at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Legends Row with the goal to collect 105 blood donations.
The Ball State University Board of Trustees unanimously approved the resolution to oversee the Muncie Community Schools at Wednesday’s special meeting. BSU President Geoffrey Mearns says more than 2.9 million dollars to the district is already committed by private donations and 50-thousand dollars is available to teachers for classroom supplies. The process of selecting a […]