The parent company for Sears and KMart is closing 68 stores across the country, but not the one in Anderson. Two Indiana stores will close, in Bloomington and New Albany. The company said they had a challenging holiday season.
The U.S. attorney’s office filed formal charges against a former standout basketball player at Blue River High School in Henry County and Ball State golfer and basketball player. Kyle Cox is accused of coercion and enticement of a 15-year-old girl. He resigned his job at Park Tudor, a private school in Indy and was arrested […]
Eight people were found shot to death in southern Ohio today, all from one family. The police are describing it as “execution-style” killings, with the victims ranging from a five-day old newborn, a 6-month old, and other adults. The killings in Pike County were spread over three homes in the small community of Peebles, about […]
Do you have access to a million or so dollars and do you need a downtown building? One of Muncie’s most prominent corner buildings is on the market. A half-block of Walnut Street housing a bike shop and a floral shop is available. It’s upper floors contain 12 apartments and the current shops want to […]
They’re still mopping up at Ball State where thousands of general collection books were damaged by a broken pipe in the university’s Bracken Library yesterday. Officials say it happened at the worst time, Saturday night, and had all night to do its damage. The flood, which was compared to a waterfall, damaged the second, third […]
Yorktown High School has made the list of top 10 best high schools in Indiana. The U.S. News and World Report’s 2016 list includes 8 schools from Central Indiana.
A jury convicted Billy Stacy Jr. yesterday for a brutal rape in a Muncie woman’s home. The victim woke up in December 2014 to find Stacy, whom she described as an acquaintance, in her bed. She said he pounced on her, choked her to unconsciousness and DNA showed he raped her. The 41-year-old will be […]
A Yorktown man scratched off his Hoosier lottery “Win It All” ticket and won $150,000. Jacob Anderson said had a good weekend after realizing he’d won. He said he’ll buy his mom a Jeep and pay back some people who have helped him.
A Muncie couple were reportedly attacked while they were sleeping by a man who owed the alleged intruder money. 52-year-old Jonathon Winkle was arrested with two counts of battery, residential entry and interference with the reporting of a crime. The victims say they were asleep when Winkle forced open two doors Tuesday night and fought […]
A $400,000 home near Pendleton caught fire this morning on Hunters Run when the homeowner took her two sons to school around 8 a.m. The two-story house suffered heavy damage to the second floor, and no injuries were reported.