New Madison County Prosecutor Thomas Broderick Jr. has named his appointees. James Nave heads the appointments as Brodericks chief deputy.
Anderson officials have unveiled a new police and fire radio system. The new 450 megahertz system replaces an 800 megahertz system that was prone to a number of dead spots around the city. It cost $640,000.
Muncie police officer Kyle Temple has apologized to the family of Gregg Winters for a remark in Wednesday nights edition of Armed and Famous. He took Trish Stratus to the police memorial park across from city hall after she did a bad pat-down of a suspect and showed her Winters name on the memorial. He […]
A Muncie man is being held on an aggravated battery for allegedly attacking his landlord Wednesday night. Vincent Garrett, 43, allegedly punctured the back of Donald Olivers head during the incident that began when Oliver tried to evict Garrett. Oliver believed Garrett was abusing his girlfriend and using intravenous drugs in the apartment. Oliver eventually […]
Could a 1% hike in Delaware Countys food and beverage tax be coming? A recent proposal to combine the Delaware County Civic Center Authority with the Muncie Visitors Bureau included the increase. Members of the civic center authority oppose the consolidation.
The Indiana Department of Transportation has sued 3M Corporation in Hartford City for land along State Road 26. INDOT officials want the land to widen the highway in the area, and 3M rejected an offer of $18,500 for the parcel. The Blackford County Commissioners and Hartford Equipment and Salvage have also been named in the […]
A countywide chamber of commerce could be coming in Jay County. Chambers of commerce in several of the countys smaller communities are considering a merger. The proposal could take up to a year to complete.
Muncie Mayor Dan Canan has appointed a new deputy Community Development director. Barbara Taylor replaces Ron Anderson, who was recently promoted to CD director.
Union City Mayor Roger Hoover has appointed a former mayor to the citys board of public works and safety. Perry Miller joins Hoover and Greg Harshman on the board.
The Randolph County Commissioners and County Council hold a joint meeting at 10 a.m. Saturday. The boards will discuss what to do about the aging Randolph County Courthouse. The previous commissioners board voted in 2005 to tear down the old courthouse and build a new one on the same spot. The commissioners then rescinded the […]