Long Time Campground Closes

A 115 year old area campground is shut down after an inspection uncovered health and safety violations. The owner of Three Waters Campground says state inspectors are trying to run him out of business, but inspections found problems with which those inspectors had reportedly been trying to work with the owner to fix. Instead, the […]

HireAnderson Job Fair Today

It’s an opportunity for unemployed or underemployed Anderson residents to connect with local and regional employers. The City of Anderson’s HireAnderson Job Fair is today. It will be held at the former Sears in Mounds Mall from 11am to 3pm.  Officials say it’s a good idea to bring several copies of your resume, although you […]

Mike Pence In Debate Preparation

Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence met with Gov. Scott Walker for debate preparation in Wisconsin Tuesday. One week before Pence squares off against Democrat Tim Kaine in their only debate. Walker was standing in for Kaine in Pence’s debate preparation. They have previously held similar mock debate sessions.

Alzheimer’s Walk Brings In $64K

Nearly 400 residents from Madison and surrounding areas joined the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Shadyside Memorial Park this past weekend. While totals are being finalized, participants raised an estimated $64,000 to fund Alzheimer’s care, support and research programs.

Church Vandalized Over The Weekend

Members of a church in Connersville were shocked to find that their building was vandalized over the weekend. The church, on Ohio Avenue, was spray painted with a racial slur, a Nazi swastika and offensive language. No word yet on any possible suspects. A local gun shop owner says he’ll install a surveillance system for […]

Community/College March For Peace

A crowd of about 50 Anderson University students & faculty along with community members marched through the city’s downtown Saturday morning.  Bearing flags representing 30 countries, they marched from Anderson University’s Peace Pole to Sesquicentennial Park downtown. A spokesperson says the goal was to spread peace and unity in a world that is in need […]

Indy Driver Hits Gas Pump

An Indianapolis driver suffered minor injuries early Sunday morning when his vehicle drove ran into a gas pump. Firefighters were called to the West 10th Street Shell station around 3 am Sunday where they found the SUV that hit one of the pumps was on fire, but they were able to get it put out. […]

Five Arrested In Deadly Attempted Home Invasion

Five Muncie men have been arrested in connection with an attempted break-in last week that resulted in the death of an alleged accomplice. The Star Press reports that 27-year-old William Joseph Smith has been arrested and charged with attempted armed robbery and attempted burglary. Police say Smith and Scott Gilliam tried to kick in a […]