Car Jumps Curb; Damages Hospital Building

Some tense moments at a medical office on the Community Hospital Anderson campus after a car ran into a building. A 78-year-old woman said she was arriving for a doctor’s appointment when her foot slipped off the brake. The car jumped the curb and struck the east side of the building, damaging the brickwork and […]

She Will Not Be Tried As An Adult

A Muncie woman who was 17 when she allegedly fatally shot her boyfriend will not be prosecuted as an adult. She was arrested on a preliminary charge of reckless homicide on Aug. 19 but because of her age was taken to the Delaware County Juvenile Detention rather than the county jail. The judge has denied […]

Ingalls Looking At New Town Hall

The Ingalls Town Council is hoping to renovate a building to serve as a new town hall. Officials are discussing plans to refurbish the building at 308 North Meridian Street, which sits across Third Street from the current meeting hall. The new town hall would offer space for water utility offices, as well as offices […]

Madison Grant To Get HVAC Upgrade

Madison-Grant Junior Senior High School is about to get an upgrade on its aging heating and cooling system. School officials say work will start during spring break, and is to be fully complete by Aug. 15. The HVAC system is original to the buildings and dates to about 1970. The single systems in each building […]

HH Gregg To Lay Off 100 Employees

These are hard times for Hhgregg. The struggling appliance, electronics and furniture retailer has announced restructuring plans that include the layoffs of 100 employees. The chain based in Indianapolis has also acknowledged it could face suspension or delisting from the New York Stock Exchange.

YOC Employee Arrested For Sex Crimes

Muncie police were looking into reports of a youth center employee dealing drugs to juveniles – but they found something more disturbing. An investigation of the Youth Opportunity Center employee uncovered a video of him engaging in a sex act with a young child. 27-year-old Nicholas Paul Allred is being held under a $130,000 bond […]

Anderson Woman Leads Cops In High-Speed Chase

She was wanted on five warrants – and she wasn’t giving up easily. It was a high-speed chase through Delaware County that topped 90 miles-an-hour before ending near the Muncie Drag Strip. 28-year-old Ashley D. Patterson is now facing charges of Felony Resisting Law Enforcement and Misdemeanor Reckless Driving. The Anderson woman was taken to […]