New Castle Man Dies In Early Morning Crash

Police say a New Castle man was killed early Monday in a two-vehicle accident that involved an ambulance. 81 year old Robert Snedigar died from his injuries in the crash which happened at Ind. 38 and Greensboro Pike about 12:15 a.m. His vehicle pulled into the path of an EMS ambulance and was struck on […]

Reopening Plan For MCS On District Website

It’s 41 pages long and will guide how kids learn in Muncie Community Schools in the upcoming school year. The plan includes take-home devices for all students, a new virtual learning program and no drinking from the water fountains. The plan is available on the district’s website, muncie.k12.in.us.

Woman Dies In Delaware County Car Accident

Police say a Henry County woman died from her injuries after a traffic crash Wednesday afternoon on Ind. 67 in northeastern Delaware County. 58 year old Beverly Klemme was pronounced dead at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital following the three car wreck at about 1:30pm. Investigation into a cause continues.

Guidelines For School Resuming Next Month At MCS

A 30 page manual of sorts lays out the guidelines by which classes will resume at Muncie Community Schools on August 11th. Among the conditions; school bus windows will be cracked open, lockers won’t be used, and water fountains will be turned off, reports the Star Press. Also, concerted efforts are made to keep classmates […]

New Ivy Tech/BSU Transition Arrangement

Ivy Tech Community College graduates will have a smooth transition to Ball State University as a result of a new agreement between the two institutions. The new Guaranteed Admissions Agreement (GAA) allows Ivy Tech students who earn an associate of science degree in Transfer Single Articulation Pathways (TSAP) programs to be guaranteed admission into designated […]

Indy Makes Face Masks A Requirement

If your travels later this month will take you to Indy, know that face masks will be required in all public places there beginning next week, city officials announced Thursday. Mayor Joe Hogsett said the new mandate taking effect July 9 will require face coverings in all indoor public spaces unless a person is alone […]

Thursday, July 2, 2020 Woof Boom morning briefs

Indiana was HOPING for Stage 5 – but the Governor announced yesterday a bit of an extension of Stage 4 With the holiday weekend, he also specified that SHOWS WILL GO ON The Muncie fireworks are ON, and in TWO parts – the official larger display is Saturday night, with music played on 104.1 HD1 […]

Large Residential Development Planned For Yorktown

A $40 million dollar residential development is coming to the west side of Yorktown. It will sit on 64 acres, just west of downtown, according to the Star Press. It will have 278 rental units in total, including single family homes, town homes and apartments. Phase one from Bison Properties LLC could begin August 1st.

Holcomb Announces New Reopening Stage

Gov. Eric Holcomb announced a new stage of reopening Indiana will begin on Saturday, July 4. The Star Press reports Stage 4.5, as it’s called, will temporarily pause increases in capacity to restaurants, bars and entertainment venues, among other items. Holcomb saying, “This virus is on the prowl. In some places it’s gaining momentum. It’s […]