Ball State-backed charter school in jeopardy

The future of a charter school authorized by Ball State University is in question as the State Board of Education considers whether to close it. Hoosier Academy- Indianapolis Virtual School has gotten an F from the state for five years running. Ball State, as the authorizer, receives 3% of the school’s annual state tuition support, […]

Delaware County gets state money for road repairs

Close to a million dollars in state money will translate to road repairs around Delaware County. The state handed out a total of $47 million to cities and towns and counties to help fix roads and bridges. 33 projects are on tap locally, including two involving bridges, plus, 37 miles of road resurfacing and other […]

Two Muncie men arrested in weekend incidents

Two Muncie men are cuffed, accused of pulling off two robberies over the weekend. Police say 33 year old Jason Sargent of the 100 block of South Council Street, was caught Saturday after a man reported being attacked outside his tent. The victim says two men came to his campsite after one of them called […]

Ball State student hurt in morning accident

A 20-year-old Ball State University student was taken to IU Health Ball Memorial hospital by ambulance Tuesday morning after a three-vehicle accident that rolled her car. The Star Press reports Rachel Lehman was headed south on Tillotson Avenue when a car trying to cross the street clipped her back tire. She ended up hitting a […]

Muncie men charged in weekend robbery

A Muncie man is cuffed, accused of pulling off two robberies over the weekend. Police say 33 year old Jason Sargent of the 100 block of South Council Street, was caught Saturday after a man reported being attacked outside his tent. The victim says two men came to his campsite after one of them called […]