Blood Drive October 2nd

There is an urgent need for blood donations nationwide, and Open Door Health Services will be hosting a Community Blood Drive from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2 at its administrative office, 220 S. Walnut Street. Donors can help save up to three lives with each blood donation and urge citizens to sign […]

Phil Nichols Dead At Age 75

Former Muncie firefighter and City Council member Phil Nichols has died at age 75. He died Monday at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital, reports the Star Press. His death means a criminal case pending against Nichols in U.S. District Court in Indianapolis, examining corruption in Muncie government, will go unresolved.

‘It’s A Three Ring Circus’ For First Thursday

October 6, 2022 will feature a special edition of First Thursday in Muncie. MuncieJournal.com reports the theme is “ArtsWalk: It’s a Three Ring Circus.” featuring arts, shows, and food. Throughout the evening, art exhibitions will be taking place at Madjax, Gordy Fine Art & Framing, and other galleries throughout DWNTWN. YART, a yard sale for […]

Kids Event Precedes IRONMAN In Muncie

Friday, families will also have an opportunity to participate with an IRONKIDS event. MuncieJournal.com reports participants ages 1-17 can participate in an 80-foot Toddler trot (1-3 year olds), a half mile run (ages 3-8), or a 1 mile non-competitive race (ages 5-17). One parent or guardian can accompany each child, and all participating children will […]

Heart Of Indiana United Way Fundraising Campaign Underway

Heart of Indiana United Way’s annual fundraising campaign has begun. Kicking off this year’s effort is a generous match opportunity and the launch of Women United across the region. MuncieJournal.com reports one of the highlights of this year’s campaign is a combined match pool of $397,000 funded by two entities – the Ball Brothers Foundation […]