GRANT COUNTY POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR A SUSPECT RELATED TO AN EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING SHOOTING. AUTHORITES SAY CHARLIE JAMES COX II WENT TO THE HOUSE OF WOMAN HE HAS TWO KIDS WITH AROUND 3:15 A.M. AND SHOT HER BOYFRIEND IN THE LEG. COX ALLEGEDLY ENTERED THE HOUSE AND SAID SOMETHING VULGAR TO A 31-YEAR-OLD FAIRMOUNT […]
THE BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS AND SAFTEY HAS ACCEPTED RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE FIREWORKS DISPLAY DURING A CARNIVAL LAST SATURDAY. BOARD PRESIDENT ELIZABETH DE-VOE SAYS SEVERAL RESIDENTS COMPLAINED ABOUT BEING AWAKENED BY THE NOISE OF THE FIREWORKS LATE IN THE NIGHT. THE CARNIVAL WAS HELD AT A COMMUTER PARKING LOT NEAR BETHEL AVENUE AS PART OF […]
GOVERNOR MITCH DANIELS AND LOCAL OFFICALS WILL MEET FORMER BURLINGTON MOTOR CARRIERS BUILDING AT 1 P.M. MONDAY TO ANNOUNCE A BUSINESS THAT COULD BRING AS MANY AS 500 JOBS TO THE AREA. TERRY MURPHY OF THE MUNCIE–DELAWARE COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE DECLINED TO COMMENT ON WHAT COMPANY IS COMING TO THE SITE. IT IS BELIEVED […]
LOCAL GOVERNMENTS ACROSS THE STATE COULD RESTRICT OR BAN THE USE OF FIREWORKS, OTHER THAN 12 DAYS OF THE YEAR. A TENTATIVE AGREEMENT AMONGST A GROUP OF LAWMAKERS WOULD BE A MAJOR CHANGE TO A BILL ENACTED LAST YEAR, ALLOWING THE USE OF FIREWORKS EVERY DAY FROM 9 A.M. TO 11 P.M. THE NEW LAW […]
In the wake of Tuesdays riot at the New Castle Correctional facility, more than 200 inmates from Aizona and Indiana were sent to other prisons across the state. 69 of the inmates from arizona were sent to the Wabash Valley Correctional Facility south of Terre Haute. 123 Indiana inmates were moved to the Reception and […]
Work on a five million dollar sewer project in Muncie has begun. The Muncie sanitary district held a public hearing yesterday to discuss the bond issued to finance the project. Twelve projects around the city will be added to help reduce flooding in an area on Muncies south east side.
The Montessori school will have an open house today from 5-7 p.m. the event will feature open enrollment for preschool and kindergarten classes for children ages 3-6. The school is located at 3700 w. Riverside Avenue in Muncie.
More than 100 state police officers received awards in a ceremony yesterday for dedication, bravery and devotion to the department and the citizens of Indiana. Indiana state police superintendent Paul Whitesell says he felt the need to honor the achievements and deeds of self-sacrifice of officers that go without proper recognition. Among the awards given […]
Indiana Senator Evan Bayh is asking the Federal Reserve Board to step up enforcement of consumer protection laws governing the housing market. Bayh joins a coalition of senators saying lenders using deceptive or unfair lending practices is causing an increase in home defaults and foreclosures.
An Indianapolis man who police say shot four co-workers in January was ruled competent to stand trail. 24-year-old Jason Burnam allegedly opened fire at the crossroads industrial services on January 11th, injuring four people. Burnam is charged with four counts of aggravated batter, as well as a felony and misdemeanor charge. Police say he shot […]