Woman Pleads Guilty In Mother’s Death

A guilty plea from a New Castle woman to killing her mother. The Star Press reports 35 year old Bonnie Joslin entered the guilty plea, to a murder charge, in Madison Circuit Court 1 on Tuesday. Authorities say the body of 53-year-old Mona Joslin Davis was found in her north Anderson apartment on June 20, […]

Stipends Approved For MCS Employees

Muncie Community Schools are giving employees a $1,000 stipend for their efforts keeping schools open and students learning over the past year. The action was approved this week by the schoolboard and impacts all actively working MCS employees. The Star Press reports they’ll be distributed on the first pay period after the end of the […]

Anderson Police Seek Kidnap Suspect

Anderson police are looking for a man they say kidnapped a woman after breaking into her home. It happened Monday on the 1200 block of East 28th Street. Detectives are now looking for 35 year old Robert Simmons in connection with the incident. The victim told police the incident was sparked by Simmons’ cocaine use […]

Man Taken Into Custody After Police Pursuit

Police say speeds exceeded 80 miles per hour when a Muncie man, wanted on arrest warrants issued in Madison County, led police on a pursuit. A Muncie officer ran 38 year old Phil Rodriguez’s license plate and found out he was wanted for escape counts and failing to register as a sex offender. Officers ultimately […]

Fire Damages Apartment Building Near BSU

Extensive water damage to a four-story apartment building near the Ball State University campus Monday after a fire there. The Star Press reports the call came in at about 11:15pm from the District at 1200 W. Bethel Ave. Fire officials say a blaze on an exterior stairwell on the east side of the building made […]

Authorities ID Person Struck And Killed By Train

Police have identified the pedestrian struck and killed by a train in Anderson. The county coroner reports it is 18 year old Corbin Joseph Stanley. Anderson police reported that on Friday their crash team investigated the incident that occurred in the 3200 block of Main Street near the CSX Railyard.

Anderson Man Arrested In Alleged Pipe Attack

In Anderson, a man is charged with attacking another man with a metal pipe. Jerry Hogge III was arrested, reports the Herald Bulletin, for attacking a manat the victim’s home on East 21st Street last month. Hogge was reportedly looking for another person and when the victim told him he had the wrong place, Hogge […]

Vote Center Approved In Madison County

Madison County‚Äôs plan to become a vote center county starting in 2022 has been approved by the Secretary of State’s office. The Herald Bulletin reports, on Thursday, the Madison County Election Board on Thursday voted to purchase 76 electronic poll books from KnowInk, which completes the equipment purchase for the vote centers. The election board […]