Poinsettia Project A Poignant Reminder Of The Season

It takes a village or in this case a city. Rcently, 1,000 poinsettias were delivered to local nursing home residents through Woof Boom Radio’s inaugural “Project Poinsettia.” Numerous community-minded organizations and local businesses participated in and helped sponsor the project. Sponsoring businesses had their logos printed on the greeting card that was inserted into each […]

Dudley Cuts Ties With Deputy

The Delaware County sheriff has fired a jail officer who was filmed threatening to a shoot a handcuffed man. Sheriff Ray Dudley says that county jail officer Jerry Shaner was fired because his actions did not reflect the professional standards the department expects from its officers. Shaner had been on administrative leave since the Nov. […]

Nestle Sinking Dollars Into Anderson Facility

Food and beverage giant Nestle plans to invest $79.5 million in new equipment to help expand its operations in central Indiana. The Herald Bulletin reports Anderson City Council is considering a tax abatement on the investment, which is expected to create 30 jobs. City Council is expected to consider adopting the tax abatement for Nestle […]

New Pricing At Muncie YMCA

More user friendly pricing at the YMCA of Muncie. The Y is announcing it’s adjusting membership prices to be more welcoming and inclusive, with a special emphasis on young adults. The new pricing model takes effect Saturday. The CEO of the Muncie Y says the move comes after research into community demographics and he notes, […]

New Pricing Structure At Muncie YMCA

More user friendly pricing at the YMCA of Muncie. The Y is announcing it’s adjusting membership prices to be more welcoming and inclusive, with a special on young adults. The new pricing model takes effect Saturday. The CEO of the Muncie Y says the move comes after research into community demographics and he notes, “Times […]

Possible Resolution To 911 Dispute

A Muncie-Delaware County dispute over 911 services may be mending. At the tail end of a contentious Wednesday meeting, Delaware County Commissioner James King said he would authorize the county attorney to pen a letter to the city rescinding a county move to dissolve the 911 agreement between the two. There had been concerns about […]

Kroger Payless Helps Out Area Non-Profits

Wednesday, on the day before the public opening for the new Muncie Payless Supermarket on McGalliard Road, company officials from Kroger Payless presented area not-for-profits with some big Christmas gifts. Child adult Resource Services, $1,000. Inside Out Community Services, $1,000. Salvation Army Muncie, $25,000. And Second Harvest Food Bank ECI, $50,000. As you heard on […]

Merch Scam Involving Yorktown High School

A sports company out of Texas is apparently trying sell businesses items ranging from t-shirts to mini basketballs in exchange for having their business’ name announced at Yorktown High School basketball games. School officials say the offer is a scam and that there is no agreement with that company. They suggest that anyone who wants […]