Teen Talked To By Police After Online Threats

Police questioned a former Central High School student Wednesday who’s accused of making threats on social media to hurt people at the school. Police talked to the16 year old to determine the boy’s intent and whether the threats were actually something he planned to carry out. They have since labeled the situation, “resolved.” Investigators tracked […]

Big Boost For Ball State Science Building

Ball State University’s efforts to build a new science building are getting an $87.5 million boost from the state of Indiana. The Star Press reports that the Indiana Legislature has appropriated the money for a new 175,000-square-foot building to house the university’s biology, chemistry and geology departments. The project was Ball State’s top capital request […]

Central Hoops Coach Leaves For Avon

Another resignation in Muncie Central Schools. Head basketball coach Jeff Holloway has resigned┬áto take the same position at Avon. Holloway is a Central alum, having graduated in 1994 on a team that went 24 and 2. The announcement from Avon was done along with news that Corie West has been hired there as girl’s basektball […]

Hocomb Signs Off On Pregnancy, Pot Legislation

Gov. Eric Holcomb will sign several sharply contested bills, including measures to increase parental abortion notification rights, permit the use of marijuana-derived medicine and allow Statehouse employees to carry guns. The Indiana Republican made the announcement at a Tuesday news conference. But Holcomb refused to say if he’ll sign bills limiting which businesses can sell […]

Big Boost For Ball State Science Building Efforts

Ball State University’s efforts to build a new science building are getting an $87.5 million boost from the state of Indiana. The Star Press reports that the Indiana Legislature has appropriated the money for a new 175,000-square-foot building to house the university’s biology, chemistry and geology departments. The project was Ball State’s top capital request […]

Ind. 32 Slated For Construction

More than $2 million will be spent this summer resurfacing and repairing 13 miles of Indiana 32 in Delaware and Randolph counties. Crews will take out and replace roughly an inch and a half of pavement between Selma and Winchester. Watch for construction zone signs to go up in late June or early July with […]

MACC Director To Step Down

The head of the Muncie Area Career Center says she will step down at the end of the month. Jo Ann McCowan tells the Star Press her departure is unrelated to the school district’s financial struggles, including state takeover threats, and plans to close three schools. She also says she’s had alot of calls since […]

Indiana Gets Millions To Fight Opioid Abuse

A federal agency has awarded Indiana nearly $11 million to fight the state’s opioid abuse crisis. The funding from the Health and Human Services is among $485 million the agency recently awarded to all 50 states and several U.S. territories. Those grants were awarded based in part on opioid overdose death rates. The funding will […]