Local Veteran’s Day Observances

Today is Veteran’s Day. Muncie programs include: The Veterans Day service at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Heekin Park at 9 a.m.    Beech Grove Cemetery’s annual program at 11 a.m. and a Veterans Day program will take place at 6:45 tonight in the Central High School auditorium. An Honorary Veterans Day reception will take place […]

Pence; Gallego Author The OORAH Act

On this Veteran’s Day, Indiana 6th District Congressman Greg Pence and Ruben Gallego, a fellow Marine from Arizona, have introduced H.R. 2790 – Our Obligation to Recognize American Heroes Act – the OORAH Act. The legislation, if passed, would allow the Gold Star families who lost a loved one in the 1983 Beirut, Lebanon barracks […]

Senator Young’s Veteran’s Day Statement

U.S. Senator Todd Young releasing a statement on this Veterans’ Day: “In the Marine Corps our slogan is Semper Fidelis, meaning ‘always faithful’ to our nation and to those who protect it. I ask all Hoosiers to join me in recognizing the courage and sacrifice of our veterans, whose service has kept our nation safe […]

An Old Closing; A New Opening

The new ALDI being worked on along McGalliard Road will have a grand opening November 21st. There will be a ribbon cutting at 8:25 that morning and the first 100 customers will receive gift cards. In conjunction, the current store at 108 W. McGalliard Road will close its doors on Wednesday, Nov. 20.

Local Schools Staying Open During ‘Red For Ed’

As thousands of Indiana teachers head to the Statehouse on Nov. 19 to participate in Red for Ed Action Day, many schools have decided to close as the number of teachers wanting to participate grows. The event, organized by the Indiana State Teachers Association, is designed to lobby for greater resources for teachers and students. […]

A Record Number Of Runners Saturday

A record number of runners at the Monumental Marathon in Indianapolis dealt with near-record low temperatures Saturday. For the first time in Monumental Marathon event history, all races were sold out. That included the full marathon, half marathon, and 5K. The three races had a record number of 19,000 participants in total. People came from […]

AU Community Band Christmas Concert Nov. 19

The Anderson University Community-Concert Band will present its annual Christmas concert Tuesday, Nov. 19, at 7:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall on the AU campus. The band is made up of community musicians as well as Anderson and Ball State University students and students from Anderson Prep Academy, Anderson High School, Lapel High School and […]