Man Faces Charges For Striking Officer In Anderson

Charges face a man whom police say struck an officer as he was trying to take him into custody. Zebediah Campbell was seen leaving an abandoned house on the 2200 block of Columbus Avenue Tuesday night and when an officer tried to get him to stop, police say Campbell struck the officer in the face. […]

Holcomb Will Give Keynote At BSU Spring Commencement

Indiana’s top elected official will give the keynote address at Ball State University’s Spring Commencement on May 4, 2019. Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb will speak during the ceremony, which begins at 10 a.m. on the Arts Terrace. About 3,200 Ball State graduates are expected to receive their diplomas. It is the first time an Indiana […]

Convicted Drug Dealer, Awaiting Trial, Arrested Again

He’s already been convicted of selling cocaine, is on trail for dealing heroin and was arrested this week for selling both drugs. Police say 28 year old Dominique Goodwin is charged with selling heroin to an informant for the Muncie PD. He was arrested after a traffic stop and officers found a gun in his […]

A Frank Talk About Addiction And Recovery

Join Ball State University and the Department of Journalism’s Spring Immersive Learning class “Unmasked: Recovery and Redemption” for a Story Walk from 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, April 25 at First Merchants Bank Community Room. Students explain how they explored the growing addiction recovery community in Muncie, Delaware County and East Central Indiana and the role churches […]

Swit To Address Aging Well Conference In Muncie

Loretta Swit, best known as Major Margaret Houlihan on the iconic television series M*A*S*H, will make her first appearance in Muncie, Ind. at LifeStream’s 16th Annual Aging Well Conference on Thursday, June 6 at the Horizon Convention Center. Swit will address the conference during lunch, and will be available for a book signing after her […]

Liberty Bowl Closing, For Sale

The last pins have fallen at Liberty Bowl in Muncie. The business at 1115 S. Liberty Street is up for sale after some 40 years in business. Current owners say in its hey-day, the place would be packed with five person teams on most, if not all, of its 44 lanes. Now even filling the […]

Tyler Delivers Final State Of The City Address

Muncie Mayor Dennis Tyler presented his 2019 State of the City Address; his final one, after he decided not to run for re-election in 2019. Tyler spoke about some successful economic development efforts. He said figures forrom the Department of Workforce Development indicated that in 2012, 49,000 people were employed. In February of 2019, 52,700 […]