Hoosier Park Lends A Hand

The Madison County Sheriff’s Department is getting a boost from Hoosier Park Racing & Casino in the efforts to raise the funds to purchase a new K-9 unit. Hoosier Park has announced that it is providing $5,000 in matching funds for the next $5,000 raised by the department. The funds are being raised for a […]

Sex Offender In Jail Without Bond

A sex offender who failed to register is in jail. 30-year-old Brion Sharp was picked up last week. He was convicted of sexual misconduct with a minor 11 years ago. He had warrants out for failure to pay child support and remains in jail without bond in Delaware County.

Muncie Man Learns Fate In Strangulation Case

A Muncie man who pleaded guilty to burglary and strangulation in December for breaking in to his girlfriend’s apartment and attacking her has been sentenced. 36-year-old Tyjuan McCraney received a 30-month sentence, with the first year on home detention and then 18 months’ probation. The man has previous convictions for attempted robbery and drug possession.

Three-Story Indoor Golf Complex Coming

A three-story indoor golf complex is slated to open in Fishers next year. The Topgolf Company plans to build its first Indiana location on 116th Street near Cumberland Road. Construction could begin later this year with plans to open in the spring of 2017. The Fishers complex would create 450 full and part-time jobs.

City Says Former Hotel Site Not Finished

The site of the former Budget Inn on MLK Jr. Blvd. is the topic of discussion for Muncie officials. The city is refusing to release $22,000 in funds provided by the former land owners for clean up because they say the job is not done. The lot is cleared but concrete pads remain, and the […]

MadCo To Advertise For A Second Round Of Bids

Madison County officials have set a second bid date for a new minimum security facility in Anderson. Contracts were not awarded the first time because all of the bids surpassed the estimated 1.6 million dollar cost. Madison County Commissioners will advertise for a second time with the new bid date set for March 1.