Paper Shredding Next Week At East Central Recycling

Muncie Sanitary District reports you can drop off your files of paper at East Central Recycling during the week of April 19th- April 23rd, 2021 during the hours of 8a-1p. The limit is 50 boxes per resident and this service is for residents only. Simply pull up to the ECR Scale Office and let them […]

Latest On Indiana Fedex Shooting

Police are looking for a motive in the mass shooting at a Fedex facility in Indianapolis and have identified the shooter as a man in his 20’s. Eight people were killed and police say the gunman took his own life before officers arrived. Several others are hospitalized. Witnesses say the suspect arrived in the parking […]

Man Arrested After Report Of Gunfire

Police say a report of gunfire at a southside Muncie home on Thursday led to a local man’s arrest on drug-dealing charges. The Star Press reports 22 year old Nicholus Woolums was arrested at a home on the 2100 block of South Pershing Drive. Police say several Ball jars were found filled with a large […]

Muncie Seeks Public Feedback On Traffic Issues

There’s a public forum happening next Tuesday, April 20th to get input on traffic issues in Muncie. Muncie City Council’s Land and Traffic Committee is looking for feedback that it can pass along to city council and the city engineer. The Star Press reports the meeting will happen at 7pm that night at Cornerstone Center […]

Police Say Man Sold Drugs To Informant

Police say a Muncie man sold heroin to an informant with the Muncie-Delaware County Drug Task Force…twice. 29 year old Darius James Walker is charged with dealing in a narcotic drug. He allegedly sold a total of 1.6 grams of the drug, for $200, to an informant on Feb. 2 and March 11, at his […]

Girl Scouts Hosting Open House

Girl Scouts of Central Indiana will celebrate the grand opening of their new community-centric service model in Muncie during an open house 9-11 a.m. Saturday, April 17, at Madjax Makerforce coworking space, 515 E. Main St. The Star Press reports local families are invited to attend the open house to learn more about Girl Scouts.

MCS Renews Lease With BSU For Northside Middle School

The Muncie Community Schools Board of Trustees Wednesday night approved the renewal of the district’s lease with Ball State University (BSU) for Northside Middle School. The Muncie Journal reports the new deal extends the agreement through June 30, 2024, and reinforces the two institutions’ commitment of “placing learners first.” MCS pays BSU $1/year to lease […]

Woman Faces Multiple Counts After Crash

Police say meth and heroin were found in the car of a woman who crashed on Ind. 3. 48 year old Melissa Terry is charged with DWI, meth possession, possession of paraphernalia and public intoxication. Terry was on the highway Monday evening when she struck the rear of a vehicle stopped at the red light […]

BSU Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach Gets New Gig

Ball State assistant men’s basketball coach Matt Crenshaw is leaving to become the head men’s basketball coach at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. The Star Press reports Crenshaw graduated from that school in 2004 and had been an assistant coach for the Cardinals the past three seasons. At BSU, Crenshaw was the co-defensive coordinator and helped […]