Tornadoes Rip Through Central Indiana

The National Weather Service confirms at least 5 tornadoes struck different parts of central Indiana Saturday evening. The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado damaged the Richmond Mall and other areas of east Richmond. Another tornado was confirmed in Beech Grove. Hoosiers in Monroe County are still picking up the pieces. In Ellettsville, […]

A Shake Up In The GOP

A shake up in the GOP: First, Indiana House Representative and Hartford City Native Kevin Mahon announced his resignation from the District 31 seat as he takes a job in the private sector. Then, the word that incumbent Republican Susan Brooks announced she would not seek a fifth term in the 5th Congressional District. Republicans […]

Tate Gets Life Without Parole

It’s life without parole for 28-year-old Dylan Tate. A Madison County jury found the man guilty on all counts in the murder of 18-month-old Harlan Haines. The case of extreme abuse included charges of murder, neglect of a dependent resulting in death, molestation, operating a vehicle with a BAC greater than .15 with a passenger […]

Fire-Based EMS Finance Meeting Tonight

After a tense meeting late last week, another will likely take place tonight during a second finance committee meeting about a proposed fire-based EMS plan for Muncie. Emergency officials are expected to answer more questions from the committee at the 5:30 p.m. meeting in the city hall auditorium.

Blackford County Man Held On Solicitation Charges

Police say he offered money to a teenage girl in exchange for sex and now a Blackford County man is behind bars. 55-year-old Gene Epps was charged with child solicitation and inappropriate communication with a child. The girl involved said no to Epps and informed an adult about what happened. The girl also recorded the […]

Diaper Drive This Week

Beginning today and running through Friday, BY5 and Toyota of Muncie are hosting a week-long community diaper drive.  Diaper banks in Delaware County distributed nearly 14,000 diapers to families in need from 2017–2018, but the Task Force hopes to triple that number in the near future.

Picnic In The Park Set For July 27

Picnic in the Park is coming on Thursday, June 27th at 5pm at Beulah Park, Alexandria. Come to the park and mingle with your neighbors – food and drinks will be provided. Meridian Health Services will have health information available during the Picnic in the Park.

Chiefs Versus Marion Tuesday

The Muncie American Legion Chief’s Baseball Team will have a home game against Marion. The Chiefs have a long history here and are celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Legion in Muncie. The game will take place tomorrow at 5:30 pm at McCulloch Park.

NATIONAL NEWS:

Four 2020 hopefuls: Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Beto O’Rourke, and Sen. Cory Booker, each delivered 15-minute speeches inside South Carolina’s Charleston Music Hall. A couple has filed a $10 million lawsuit against the city of Phoenix after they and their small children were held at gunpoint by police officers.