National News:

President Trump says he called it…states are challenging his declaration of a national emergency at the southern border…and he predicts victory in court. Schools across West Virginia will be closed again on Wednesday. Teachers unions extended their strike to make sure a bill that would create the state’s first charter schools is actually dead. American […]

Officer Accused Of Trafficking With Inmate

A Pendleton corrections officer has been arrested on charges of trafficking with an inmate. Officers questioned Ernest Bertram after receiving a tip that he may have be trafficking with offenders housed at the Pendleton Correctional Facility. A prison spokesperson says trafficking in any type of contraband with an offender is inexcusable.

Liaison To Retire; Replaced With Council

The liaison between Ball State University and Muncie Community Schools is retiring. Marilyn Buck isn’t being replaced as BSU officials say it was never meant to be a permanent position. She was instrumental in establishing a plan to help the school district recover through its affiliation with Ball State. A new Joint Academic Innovation Council […]

Appeals Court: Anderson Man Must Serve Sentence

The Indiana Court of Appeals says an Anderson man who failed to register as a sex offender violated his probation and must serve all three years of a previously suspended sentence. Kevin Christopher Tharp had appealed his initial ruling saying his violations were technical, the evidence against him insufficient and a lesser sanction was warranted.

‘Meow-a-Thon’ Set For This Weekend

The Animal Protection League of Anderson will hold a unique two day adoption marathon in hopes of placing the overpopulation of cats and kittens, The ‘Meow-a-Thon’ is scheduled for February 23 and 24 at Harrah’s Hoosier Park Horse Stables from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. All cats and kittens are vaccinated, microchipped and spayed or […]