Police say they found a Muncie man suspected of burglary wearing pajama pants belonging to an alleged victim. 27 year old Joshua Stockwell had them on when he was caught, say police. An initial report of a break in came from the 1400 block of South Meeker Avenue. While there, police heard shouts from a […]
It wasn’t gun wielding gang members, but two teens with a BB gun that prompted reports of shots fired in Muncie last week. The report came from the 200 block of South Walnut Street about 7:45 p.m. on Oct. 15. Police say surveillance video revaled the 17 and 13 year olds responsible. They were questioned […]
Over the last two months, more than 200 non-profit organizations and businesses partnered with Ball State University to maintain healthy and safe environments for all employees, customers, volunteers, and guests. The Cardinals Care Partner program is part of the University’s Cardinals Care campaign to promote Ball State’s enduring value of social responsibility during the COVID-19 […]
The Anderson city bus station continues to make construction progress. Photo journalist Sean Mattingly from Woof Boom Radio News supplied these pictures today.
As we reported earlier, two VIP’s were on campus this week at Ball State President Mearns was referring to our Steve Lindell’s feelings, after hearing of the visit only AFTER it had occurred! Best of luck to area high school teams this weekend – among other sports, football sectionals begin tonight, and volleyball Regionals are […]
Two Anderson men face charges after a three county chase and crash. 53 year old Brian Chase and 30 year old Devan Phillips both had active warrants, say police, when they took off from police while driving in a rented U-Haul truck Wednesday night. The truck finally crashed about 15 miles into Ohio.
Two Muncie parents are charged with leaving their 3 year old home alone. 24 year old Davian Nicholson and 23 year old Kelsie Wable are charged with neglect of a dependent. Police were called to a North Elgin Street apartment, reports the Star Press, and were let in by a property manager. Wable said Nicholson […]
The Community Foundation of Muncie and Delaware County has received a Community Leadership Grant of $150,000 as part of the seventh phase of Lilly Endowment Inc.’s Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow (GIFT VII) initiative. With the grant, The Community Foundation will embark on an innovative partnership designed to empower nonprofits to focus on their mission […]
Members of three school communities in Muncie can receive timely and essential COVID-19 information thanks to a new website developed by the Ball State University Teachers College. The website, educationsupporthub.com, was made possible with financial support from the Ball Brothers Foundation. The site serves parents, families, students and professionals at Muncie Community Schools, Burris Laboratory […]
Pandemic fatigue — it’s a thing. Kurt Darling reports that it might be a reason why COVID numbers have not looked good of late Governor Holcomb announced more efforts related to protecting senior citizens, as 75% COVID fatalities are 70 years of age or older, with most coming from long term care facilities – […]