Muncie Mayor Dennis Tyler has retained Indianapolis attorney James H. Voyles Jr. for legal representation in his case. Voyles has represented many big name clients and will defend Tyler against accusations that he accepted a $5,000 bribe in exchange for “steering lucrative excavation work to a local contractor. Currently, the trial is slated to begin […]
Madison County Prosecutor Rodney Cummings will be asking Gov. Eric Holcomb to change Indiana’s law when it comes to wards of the state. The Herald Bulletin reports that Cummings wants to change the law so that protecting children becomes the main focus for the Indiana Department of Child Services. His comments came after a caseworker […]
A Muncie man convicted of sexually assaulted two pre-teen boys has had his conviction upheld. 56 year old Vince Bryan was found guilty in February and was sentenced to 40 years in prison followed by 30 more on probation. The Indiana Court of Appeals shot down his request in a 3-0 ruling this week.
The Elwood City Council is raising utility rates. The council agreed to raise rates for sewer, water and trash collection in order to raise the needed $2.6 million in bonds for the second phase of a sewer treatment utility and to make state-mandated upgrades. The rate hike will take effect in the first quarter of […]
A Randolph County man is accused of domestic battery and criminal confinement. 47-year-old James E. Hensley, of Union City, is facing a lengthy prison sentence if convicted. He was found guilty of battering the same woman in 2009 – meaning he is now looking at up to six years on the domestic charge and a […]
Indy VegFest is moving to Bankers Life Fieldhouse. On Sunday, March 29, 2020, Indiana’s largest vegan food and lifestyle festival will make its debut at the downtown Indianapolis arena. The annual festival, which regularly draws more than 5,000 attendees, will showcase regional food vendors sampling and selling some of the best vegan food in the […]
Ball State University’s Holiday Choral Concert will take place Saturday, December 8th at 3pm at Sursa Hall at BSU. Chamber Choir, Concert Choir, University Singers, Statesmen, Women’s Chorus, and University Choral Union will perform well-known seasonal favorites and holiday music from a wide variety of traditions.
The 83rd Annual Muncie Community Christmas Sing will be held at the recently remodeled Muncie Fieldhouse on Sunday, December 8 at 2:45 pm. “Winter Wonderland” will showcase Muncie Community Schools Dual Language students, school choirs, MCHS Color Guard, and school bands. Also appearing – the Magic City Music Men, Cole Academy, and Urban Light.
The Anderson University School of Music, Theatre, and Dance will present the 55th annual “Candles and Carols” Christmas concert this Friday, Dec. 6, at 7:30 p.m. in Reardon Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.
A Madison County grand jury has filed four criminal charges against a caseworker with the Indiana Department of Child Services in the neglect of a child under his supervision. According to the Herald Bulletin, a warrant was issued Monday for the arrest of 26-year-old Spencer Day Osborn. Investigators say the warrant is in connection with […]