Sec of State: Altered Voter Registrations May Be Easily Explained

Indiana’s secretary of state says many of the thousands of altered registration records she flagged might just be residents rushing to correct their names or birth dates ahead of the election. Republican Secretary of State Connie Lawson’s acknowledgment Wednesday came after she had warned of potential widespread voting fraud. State police assured residents that the […]

Man Tasered After Elbowing Officer During Traffic Stop

Police took down a man with a taser after he allegedly elbowed a police officer during a traffic stop. Police say 23 year old Nikos Jones was stopped Monday in Daleville on suspicion of driving with a suspended license. When an officer tried to place him in restraints, Jones elbowed him and the officer unleased […]

Probe into Altered Voter Registrations in the State

Indiana’s chief elections official said Tuesday that thousands of voter registrations were altered, raising concerns about possible fraud and prompting her office to warn voters to check whether their information is correct online and vote early to avoid problems on election day. Secretary of State Connie Lawson said in a statement that Indiana’s online voter […]

Candidates Clash in US Senate Debate

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Todd Young argued that Democrat Evan Bayh accomplished little during his time as a senator, saying Bayh is all talk. Bayh and Young clashed repeatedly during Tuesday’s Indiana U.S. Senate debate over their records in Washington. Bayh countered that he was proud to work with Republican former Sen. Richard Lugar to […]

Sex Misconduct Count Against Pastor Dropped

A count of sexual misconduct with a minor pending against a Muncie pastor has been dismissed after prosecutors said the alleged victim no longer wanted to testify. The case against 60-year-old Matthew Kidd of Freedom Point Apostolic Church started nearly eight years ago. He was accused of sexually abusing three teenage brothers who attended his […]

Bayh, Young Go Head to Head Tonight

Democratic former Sen. Evan Bayh and Republican Rep. Todd Young are set to face each other in what could be their only debate during their bitter campaign for Indiana’s open U.S. Senate seat. They will be joined by Libertarian candidate Lucy Brenton for the hourlong debate beginning at 7 p.m. EDT Tuesday. The campaign to […]

Woman held on charges of beating her mother

A Muncie woman stands accused of beating her 75 year old mother. Police say they went to a home on the 14-hundred block of South Burlington Drive Saturday and found a scene of chaos with blood all over the place and chairs knocked over. They also found 44 year old Sabrina Ann Howard holding the […]

GOP says broken window was about politics

A broken window at GOP headquarters in downtown Muncie targeted the party. So says Delaware County Republican Party Chair Will Statom in comments made to the Star Press. The window in question on the Main Street side of the building was broken with a landscape block that was thrown through it. The block was thrown, […]

Pence clarifies Trumps ‘rigged’ election statment

Indiana Governor and Vice Presidential candidate Mike Pence is once again clarifying for the nation, comments made his running mate Donald Trump. Trump is calling Republican leaders “naive” for dismissing his claims of a rigged election and urging his supporters to “come together and win this election.” His comments came in a series of tweets […]