In federal custody one day, back to work the next: He’s not saying much about his arrest, but Muncie Mayor Dennis Tyler is back at work. He was indicted on charges he took a bribe in exchange for government work. According to the Star Press, he was spotted in the lobby outside his office reading […]
Thousands of teachers from across the state filled the statehouse, chanting “Put Kids First” at legislators arriving for Organization Day, the start of the 2020 legislative session. More than 15,000 educators and community supporters signed up for Red for Ed. Jennifer McCormick, state superintendent of public instruction says Indiana kids deserve to have adequate and […]
House Speaker Brian Bosma announced Tuesday that he will step down from his position. Bosma, who’s served in the state legislature since 1986, says he’ll end his time as Speaker of the House at the end of this session and has no plans to run for re-election. A replacement will be chosen in the next […]
Indiana State Police say a combination of foggy conditions and unsafe speed are likely the cause of a two vehicle crash along eastbound I-70 Tuesday morning. Investigators believe a pickup truck pulling a trailer of construction equipment crashed into the back of a semi-tractor trailer and caught fire. The driver – a man from California […]
The Madison County Council has decided to use economic development funds to pay bills. According to the Herald Bulletin, the council is faced with an end-of-the-year operating balance of approximately $500,000 before the fall property tax settlement. The funds coming from the wind farm economic development account.
Muncie police say the culprit crashed into the wall of the Low Bob’s Discount Tobacco on East Main Street and then took off on foot. Authorities say a 2004 Chevy Cavalier crashed into the new store that opened about three weeks ago, causing structural damage to the entire building.
A Frankton father is accused of stabbing his 14-year-old daughter between her shoulder blades and repeatedly stabbing a 34-year-old man who was in the home with the girl and two other females. The Herald Bulletin reports that 36-year-old Larry O’Bryant II is facing charges including felony aggravated battery
Ivy Tech Muncie received a $50,000 grant from Ball Brothers Foundation to explore opportunities for current Certified Nursing Assistants to become a License Practical Nurse in order to fulfill demand within Delaware County. These funds would help Ivy Tech Muncie expand the program to include more students to be in the position to obtain high […]
United Way of Delaware and Henry Counties will launch its third annual #DayofGiving2019 campaign Thursday. According to organizers, in Delaware County, nearly half live in poverty; in the city, its six in 10 families whose low income fits the federal guidelines for poor.
It’s a week early – due to Thanksgiving. Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana will provide food for families in need at the monthly Tailgate distribution from 8 to 10 a.m. on Thursday on the east side of the Muncie Mall parking lot The distribution is while supplies last, and there is a […]