Muncie Man Faces Charges After Police Pursuit

A Muncie man is under arrest after leading police on a high speed chase Wednesday. After he was finally stopped, 30 year old Darnelle Jones said he was forced to flee at high speed by a relative pointing a gun at him. Police found no evidence to back that up. Jones finally stopped his vehilce […]

Two Under Arrest In Abduction, Attack On Farmland Man

Conspiracy to commit murder counts face two Randolph County men in connection with a Farmland man’s Feb. 4 abduction. The Star Press reports 28 year old Michael D. Mullens and 36 year old Noah E. Roth are also charged with kidnapping, criminal confinement and battery resulting in bodily injury. Authorities say the pair attacked a […]

Muncie Man Shot Dead In Grant County

A Muncie man was shot at a home in Grant County. Police say they found 33 year old Steven Nickell in a house on the 6100 block of South Grant County Road 500-E. A man at that residence said he had shot and killed an intruder. Police found Nickell’s body on the floor near the […]

Northside Middle School To Stay Open

Northside Middle School is staying open for at least another year as the Muncie Community Schools Board approves another one-year extension of its lease of the property. Since being sold to Ball State University in 2017 for $1.2 million, the school has been leased to the district at a dollar a year.

INDOT Looking For Snowplow Drivers

The Indiana Department of Transportation is issuing a full call of snow plow drivers in preparation for winter weather. Drivers around the district are preparing their trucks for the winter weather event. The forecast is calling for up to 3″ of snow/rain over the next 24 hours. Follow @INDOTEast on Twitter and INDOT East Central […]

Second Harvest Tailgate Canceled Thursday

Second Harvest Food Bank ECI has canceled the Tailgate food distribution tomorrow, the 13th, due to Extreme Weather potentially making it unsafe. A BONUS tailgate has been scheduled on Saturday, February 22nd, at the Warehouse, 6621 North Old State Road 3, Muncie, from 10am-Noon.

Muncie Sanitary District Meeting Recap

At today’s regular Muncie Sanitary District meeting, President Bill Smith explained that the long standing policy of “three minutes of open microphone” at each meeting continues to be disallowed, while the lawsuit against the District is pending. Citizens with problems with their sewer bill, or service, go to the Sanitary District office during regular business […]