An Indiana judge has sentenced a Fort Wayne man to 87 years in prison in the death of a Wisconsin woman whose body was found buried in a basement in 2015. Franklin Dent on Thursday received 65 years for murder in the death of 34-year-old Jessica Fecht. He also received more than two years for […]
Muncie Animal Care Services is bursting at the seams and so the facility is holding a $5 adoption day special. It will actually be two days, Friday and Saturday , from 10am to 5:30pm Friday and from noon to 3pm on Saturday. The shelter is at 901 W. Riggin Road. All dogs and cats up […]
Police say they arrested a Muncie man after he called 911, time and time again. 35 year old Jonothon Fyffe of the 800 block of West 11th Street made the calls after being cited for playing loud music late Wednesday night. Now he’s charged with misuse of a 911 system and was being held in […]
Greg Hinshaw is the new superintendent for Yorktown Community Schools. The board there voted unanimously Tuesday to hire him. According to the Star Press the board was especially impressed with Hinshaw’s ability to handle a district’s finances. Hinshaw has been the superintendent at Randolph Central Schools for the past nine years.
A body found on Indianpolis’ northeast side Tuesday afternoon is that of a Muncie woman who’d been missing since October of last year. Police say the remains of 23 year old Angie Barlow were found behind a home on the 5300 block of East 43rd Street Tuesday afternoon. No word yet on a cause of […]
A body found on the city’s northeast side Tuesday afternoon is that of a woman who’d been missing since October of last year. Police say the remains of 23 year old Angie Barlow were found behind a home on the 5300 block of East 43rd Street Tuesday afternoon. No word yet on a cause of […]
Officials at Yorktown High School are letting parents know about a scam that has apparently victimized some families already. They say leters are beiing sent out saying your child is being recognized for their academic achievement and they are now a member of the National Honor’s Society. It also comes with a fee of $75. […]
What started six years ago as an idea to show compassion and empowerment, has become a local program that’s serving more than 300 kids daily in Delaware County. Inside Out Community Development Corporation is the brainchild of the people who run Blood-N-Fire Ministries which teaches compassion, sharing food, music, ministry and fellowship. They say they […]
A Muncie man is headed for the Marion County Jail, then to trial early next year to be tried for murder. 27 year old Matize Kirkland faces homicide and auto theft charges, plus a weapons count in connection with the October 2014 killing of a man. Police say Kirkland lured 23-year-old Jeremy Johnson to an […]
Summer Stage Fest highlights Fourth of July in Muncie. It’s happening at Minnetrista starting at 5:30pm that day with vendors, music and family friendly competitions. At 8pm, America’s Hometown Band takes the stage, then it’s fireworks at dusk. You can find out more about the events at minnetrista.net.