Does Kroger Have Your Next Job?

No sooner does word come that Kroger plans to take over closing Marsh stores, than job fairs are announced in Muncie by the company. There are three happening next week. The first, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, June 19. Another, Tuesday, June 20, both at the Innovation Connector, 1208 W. White River Blvd. A […]

State Joblessness Drops In Latest Numbers

The state says Indiana’s unemployment rate declined to 3.2 percent in May and is below the national rate of 4.3 percent last month. The Indiana Department of Workforce Development said Friday the state’s May jobless rate compared with one of 3.6 percent in April. Steven J. Braun, commissioner of the Indiana Department of Workforce Development, […]

Does Kroger Have A Job For You?

No sooner does word come that Kroger plans to take over closing Marsh stores, than a job fairs are announced in Muncie by the company. There are three happening next week. The first, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, June 19. Another, Tuesday, June 20, at the Innovation Connector, 1208 W. White River Blvd, and […]

New Start Time For Elementary, Middle School In MCS

Elementary school in Muncie will start an hour earlier next school y ear. The Muncie Community School Board miade the decision this week to set a 7:30am start time. Middle school, meantime, will start 35 minutes later, at 8:40, and dismiss a half hour later. Some parents and teachers are not too happy, saying it’s […]

Students Honored in 6th District Scholars Ceremony

8th-grade students from Delaware County are honored for outstanding academic achievement during the 2016-17 school year. The 6th District Scholars Ceremony honored Teddi Bishop and Lucas Seale from Northside Middle, Lean Jackson and Jameson Beaty from Southside Middle, Jacob Ray and Heather Pautler from Daleville Jr/Sr High, Allison Bond and Joseph Grant from Wes-Del Middle/High […]

New Lives For Marsh Supermarkets?

Is there new life ahead for Marsh Supermarkets’ remaining 44 stores? The Star Press reports Kroger and a fast-growing Ohio chain are looking to step in. Reportedly, a deal is in the works under which a minimum of 11 Marsh stores would be sold to a Kroger subsidiary, and others would go to the Ohio […]

New Lives For Marsh Supermarkets?

Is there new life ahead of Marsh Supermarkets’ remaining 44 stores? The Star Press reports Kroger and a fast-growing Ohio chain are looking to step in. Reportedly, a deal is in the works under which a minimum of 11 Marsh stores would be sold to a Kroger subsidiary, and others would go to the Ohio […]

Sentencing Coming For Meth Murder Suspect

Sentencing is set for July 19th for a man who told police he was on a meth binge when he killed a man in his southside Muncie home. 37 year old Jeremy Wayne Bisel didn’t know his victim, 27 year old William Stover-Laudermilt, who was killed on October 11th. Bisel claimed his account of what […]

14 Teacher Resignations, Additional Layoffs Approved At MCS

14 teachers in Muncie Community Schools are resigning after the school board approved those resignations Monday night. Also, the board approved layoffs of four library media specialists, a music teacher and a German teacher. The head of the teacher’s union tells the Star Press the high number of resignations is due to the district’s slash and […]

Is Baule Leaving MCS?

Revelation during a public comment period of the MCS school board meeting last night involving the future of Superintendent Steven Baule. The Star Press quotes former board member Tony Costello as saying, “It has come to my attention through some friends of mine in the Bloomington area that Dr. Baule has interviewed for a central […]