Initiative To Help Guard Members Dealing With Drug Abuse

A new program in Indiana aims to help National Guard soldiers struggling with substance abuse. The Indianapolis Star reports that Fairbanks Hospital, Community Health Network and the Indiana National Guard announced the “Mission: Recovery” initiative Tuesday. It aims to help guard members without veterans insurance benefits find the care they need in a place that […]

Old Fort Wayne School Sold To Neighboring Quarry

Fort Wayne’s former Elmhurst High School is being sold to the company that owns a limestone quarry bordering the longtime school property. The Fort Wayne Community Schools board voted unanimously Monday night to approve the $600,000 sale to Hanson Aggregates Midwest. The company hasn’t said what it plans for the property on the city’s southwest […]

New Owner, New Plan For Old Muncie Factory

The new owner of the former BorgWarner auto transmissions factory in Muncie plans to demolish much of the facility that used to employ thousands of workers. The move comes after unsuccessful efforts to find a company to take over the plant once it was closed in 2009 by Michigan-based BorgWarner. The Muncie building commission’s office […]

Brand New Dorm At BSU

Talk about a beautiful way to start a school year. Ball State University is ready to open the doors of its newest renovated residence hall when classes resume for the fall semester Aug. 21. It’s the Schmidt/Wilson Residence Hall and will be home to more than 500 students. It includes lounge spaces, a computer lab, […]

National Health Center Week

Open Door Health Services is marking National Health Center Week. It’s joining forces with SafeKids to provide a car seat check Monday and there’s a famers market August 15, 16, and 17th from 11am – 2pm. Community members are encouraged to come purchase fresh produce, such as tomatoes, peppers, onions, and watermelon. The farmers market is […]