County Commissioners Condemn Capitol Incident

The Delaware County commissioners have issued a joint statement condemning the incident at the US Capitol Wednesday. It reads, in part, “The commissioners strongly condemn violence as a solution or method for public discourse. The actions of those individuals that stormed the Capitol and went inside to ransack, steal items or just pose to promote […]

Virtual Expungement Workshop

Forward Visions, Incorporated in partnership with the American Electric Power Foundation on behalf of Indiana Michigan Power and the Muncie NAACP Branch will host a Virtual Expungement Workshop on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, from 6:00pm-8:00pm. The workshop will provide information to individuals with criminal records who may have been denied employment or other services because […]

Anderson Man Dies In Off-Road Vehicle Accident

Police say an off-road vehicle accident Thursday morning left a 32-year-old Anderson man dead. Philippe Curtis died in the accident. A passenger, Jared Hudson, 25, of Anderson, was not injured. It happened just before 2am on private property near the 4800 block of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. The vehicle flipped several times in […]

$250,000 Worth Of Pot Seized In Delaware County

A big pot haul in Delaware County. Police Thursday seized 240 pounds of marijuana, with an estimated street value of $250,000. Authorities got a tip about a large shipment of marijuana coming here from Las Vegas. Investigators tracked it down at a local shipping company and got a warrant to search the contents. No arrests […]

Area Man Sentenced In 2019 Attack On Girlfriend

A local man whom police say tried to take his girlfriend’s life has been 36 years behind bars. 46 year old Corey Antwan Garrett was found guilty of attempted murder. The Star Press reports he was arrested for an incident in September 2019 in which he attacked 43-year-old Sharika L. Taylor with a hammer in […]

Muncie Business Receives $15,000 Grant

Main Street America and The Hartford announced the second-round recipients of the HartBeat of Main Street Grant Program. Grants of $5,000 – $15,000 have been awarded to 31 brick-and-mortar small businesses across the country. Funds will help these businesses respond and adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic and help to revitalize historic downtown commercial districts. Muncie […]

Vaccines Available For Some Seniors Starting Friday

Delaware County Emergency Operations Center reminds you starting Friday, Hoosiers age 80 and older will be able to schedule their COVID-19 vaccination. Vaccination sites will be primarily hospitals or health departments. There is no charge for the vaccination. Individuals can schedule by going to www.ourshot.IN.gov and follow the instructions to find a vaccine site. Then […]

Muncie Man Busted For Meth In Madison County

Police say a traffic stop led to a Muncie man being charged with dealing meth in Madison County. Police say 49 year old Shane C. Hale, was driving a Jeep Grand Cherokee Saturday traveling at 48 mph in a 35-mph zone on Ind. 32. The vehicle was pulled over near the state highway’s intersection with […]