The Muncie School Board has approved the school calendar for next year. The first day of school will be August 16, with the last day of the 2007-2008 calendar falling on May 28, 2008.
The East Central Indiana Regional Science Fair is set for Saturday at Ball Gym on the Ball State University campus. The public can check out exhibits from 8 – 9:15 a.m. and again from noon to 1 p.m. The awards ceremony takes place at 2:30 p.m. 184 entries from 14 area counties will be on […]
The CareerBuilder Job Fair is set for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in Marion. It takes place at Ala-Caters at 619 West 37th Street. More than a dozen employers will be represented.
The punter for the Carolina Panthers and a Carmel resident could learn Friday if hell get a $2,000 court judgement against a former neighbor. Jason Baker, a Fort Wayne native, sued after a family of feral cats got into his homes crawl space and did some damage. Baker claims the neighbor was feeding the cats, […]
A Marion firefighter suffered a second-degree burn to one of his ears while fighting a fire Wednesday. Jason Hale was taken to the Work Right center in Marion after the blaze at 1002 S. Bethlehem Road. The blaze at the Debbie Derry residence was confined to the kitchen area, although firefighters had to tear down […]
A woman suffered back pain when her car collided with a semi in Jay County Wednesday. Susan St. Clair, 52, was hurt when her car ran into a semi turning off Jay County Road 5-50 West onto State Road 26. The semi driver, Billy Shepard, 26, wasnt hurt. Officials say the ice fog was a […]
The Yorktown Town Council approved a fire protection agreement with Mount Pleasant Township Wednesday. However township trustee Steve Fields says he wont sign the agreement and firefighters are upset with the deal. They believe town council members dont want to listen to firefighters and township officials about their concerns.
A Muncie man accused with stabbing a man to death last spring has entered in to a plea agreement calling for no more than 15 years in prison. Robin Schlusser, 44, pleaded guilty Wednesday to a charge of voluntary manslaughter in the death of Michael Riley, 25, during a street fight early last May. Judge […]
The Cowan School Board Wednesday night accepted the resignation of Cowan Junior-Senior High School physical education teacher and baseball coach Keith Nunley. He picked up his third drunk driving arrest last November, and his guilty plea led to a felony conviction. Meanwhile the board also approved a contract with an outside firm to conduct background […]
Around 20 people from the MoveOn organization protested outside the Muncie office of Congressman Mike Pence (R-6th) Wednesday. The group is against an escalation of the Iraq war through a troop surge planned by President Bush.