Farmland Man Could Face Molestation Charges

A Farmland man has been charged with three counts of neglect of a dependent after authorities found children living in his very dirty mobile home. Ralph McKinney Jr could also be charged with child molesting. He’s been accused of assaulting a young girl, and could face 40 years in prison for that. The DA’s office […]

More Teachers Needed

There’s a lack of teachers in Muncie and surrounding areas. Many teaches switched districts over the summer break, some resigned, and there are fewer applicants coming in to local districts. Teachers say they’re just not paid enough. In 2012, state law began requiring teacher pay to be tied to performance evaluations.

Road and Bridge Money on the way

One million dollars will be spent on local roads and bridges. Delaware Co got the money from the State Department of Transportation, part of 47 million dolllars in matching grant funds for projects in 102 Indiana communities. Delaware County’s portion is being split between Daleville and Eaton. Henry, Randolph Richmond and Wayne Countys all got […]

Hairy move ahead for Muncie Animal Shelter

Officials with the Muncie Animal Shelter plan to move to their new Riggin Road location the week of September 5th, and they have plenty to due in the meantime. The shelter currently has about 200 cats after 100 were removed from a home in Daleville. Officials admit it would take a small miracle for them […]

Former teacher accused of fondling ex-student

An ex-health teacher at Noblesville High School is charged with child seduction and deviate conduct. Police say 35 year old Nicholas McKinney fondled one teen and tried to touch another while they slept in his home after a night of drinking. The incident dates back to August of 2012. McKinney had taught one of the […]

Ex teacher accused of fondling former student

An ex-health teacher at Noblesville High School is charged with child seduction and deviate conduct. Police say 35 year old Nicholas McKinney fondled one teen and tried to touch another while they slept in his home after a night of drinking. The incident dates back to August of 2012. McKinney had taught one of the […]

Hairy move ahead for Muncie Animal Shelter

Officials with the Muncie Animal Shelter plan to move to their new Riggin Road location the week of September 5th, and they plenty to due in the meantime. The shelter currently has about 200 cats after 100 were removed from a home in Daleville. Officials admit it would take a small miracle for them to […]

Former health teacher charged with fondling student

An ex-health teacher atr Noblesville High School is charged with child seduction and deviate conduct. Police say 35 year old Nicholas McKinney fondled one teen and tried to touch another while they slept in his home after a night of drinking. The incident dates back to August of 2012. McKinney had taught one of the […]

Change of lock ups for ex-jail guard charged with rape

He used to be a Delaware County jail guard,but now that he’s charged with sexually assaulting a woman, 21 year old Benjamin Upchurch of Muncie is being transferred to another lock up. He’s charged with raping a female acquaintance at a home near Ball State back on January 2nd. He’s due in court August 29th.

Lottery proceeds to state up from a year ago

The Hoosier Lottery says it is turning over 16 percent more in profits to state government than a year ago. Lottery officials project a $281 million profit during the 2016 budget year that ended June 30 after record sales for scratch-off tickets and draw games because of large Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots.