Vice President Mike Pence lays a wreath and makes remarks at Memorial Day Services at Arlington National Cemetery. President Trump is in New York, where he will deliver remarks at the New York City Veterans Day parade.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
The Anderson Community Schools administration and the Anderson Federation of teachers have reached a tentative agreement to give teachers a one-time $2,000 stipend plus a 1.5% recurring raise. The Herald Bulletin reports the district also has tentatively agreed to give administrators only the stipend.
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.
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 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 […]
Matt Howell has been named Rotarian of the 2018-19 year in Rotary International District 6560. In July, Howell received the Merrill Greene award for Club Service from the Muncie Rotary Club. Rotary International District 6560 is made up of 44 Central Indiana Rotary Clubs with over 2,400 members.
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 […]