‘Next Muncie’ New Chance For Economic Redevelopment, Revitalization

Central City Leadership Team, a newly formed group of community members representing the private, public and philanthropic sectors of Muncie, is launching Next Muncie, a long-term redevelopment and revitalization initiative. While the vision’s initial focus will be in the central city, positive effects will reach all corners and all members of greater Muncie.

Charges Face Man In Fiery, Fatal Crash

In Fort Wayne, a New Haven man has been charged in a fiery June car crash that killed a passenger. Twenty-nine-year Jeremy J. Hoerger was charged Monday with reckless homicide and driving while intoxicated causing death. Court documents say Hoerger had a blood-alcohol content more than three times Indiana’s legal limit when his car struck […]

New Guidance To Graduate From Indiana Schools

The Indiana State Board of Education has approved policy guidance for new graduation guidelines for the state’s high schools. Following Wednesday’s 10-0 vote, the guidance for Graduation Pathways will be used. It’s designed to ensure Indiana students graduate from high school with a broad awareness of career interests and options; a strong foundation of academic […]

Event To Help Boys And Girls Club STEAM Program

TechWise Academy is partnering with the Innovation Connector to invite the community to participate in a number of computer science activities in a Tech Summit. On Wednesday, July 18, 6-7:30 p.m., parents and children are invited to learn more about command blocks in Minecraft, Roblox development, and try coding LEGO EV3 Mindstorm, WeDo, and Ollie […]

Woman Charged With Animal Cruelty

Animal cruelty counts face a Ridgeville woman after police went to her property on the 2200 block of West Randolph County Road 900-N. 42 year old Sherri Phenis, say police, had her Jack Russell terrier living in an ourdoor pen filled with trash and feces. There was no food or water and police say the […]

Call For Blood From American Red Cross

An emergency blood shortage is prompting the American Red Cross to issue an urgent call for eligible donors of all blood types – especially type O – to give now and help save lives. The Red Cross escalated its call for blood and platelet donors after a difficult Independence Day week for donations. More than […]

BSU Taking Centennial Celebration On The Road

Ball State University is taking its Centennial Celebration to communities throughout Indiana, starting in July. Throughout the 2018-19 academic year, the Ball State Centennial Celebration Roadshow will have cupcakes, giveaways, fun for families, and a community service project—assembling literacy kits for local families in partnership with local United Ways. The first stop will be in […]

Alleged Hill Victim Recalls Incident

An Indiana lawmaker at the center of groping allegations lodged against Republican Attorney General Curtis Hill has come forward. Democratic state Rep. Mara Candelaria Reardon published her own account of the March 15 incident, which occurred at an Indianapolis bar. She says Hill leaned toward her, put his hand on her back, slid it down […]