Man Shot In Leg In Muncie

A man was shot in the leg in Muncie Wednesday night and police are looking for the shooter. That person used a rifle to fire several shots at a house along West Main Street near Kilgore Avenue shortly before 10 p.m, reports the Star Press. The man whoh was struck was inside the house at […]

Schools To Stay Closed Through End Of School Year

Indiana’s Superintendent of Public Instruction Jennifer McCormick announced Thursday that all schools will remain closed through the end of the school year. Most schools wrap up their school years in late May or early June but with the expected peak of COVID-19 cases weeks away, reopening schools to the state’s more than a million K-12 […]

Price Gouging And Other Complaints In COVID-19 Landscape

Complaints of price gouging in the COVID-19 landscape. Attorney General Curtis Hill said the complaints received so far have involved high prices being charged by superstores, home improvement stores, grocery stores, e-commerce websites and others since Gov. Eric Holcomb declared a public health emergency last month.

Latest State COVID-19 Numbers

State health officials reporting thirteen more deaths in Indiana from coronavirus-related illnesses. The new tally raises the state’s virus death toll to 78 while its confirmed cases surged past 3,000. The number of confirmed cases grew from Wednesday to Thursday by 474, to 3,039. Increased testing is making for more dramatic advances reported in COVID-19. […]

Thursday, April 2, 2020 Briefs

Governor Eric Holcomb’s tone remained positive yesterday during his daily briefing, citing pride of “In the Together” campaign, asking Hoosiers to continue to act now.  He stated “we are all looking forward to returning to more normal activities,” but need to do our part to get through this.  Now, 83 counties have confirmed Covid cases. […]

Second Person In Madison County Dies From COVID-19

A second person in Madison County has died from coronavirus, but the Herald Bulletin reports the county health department was unable to confirm that the death of a third local person was caused by the virus. A woman in her 80’s and a 95 year old man are the first two to die from the […]

Five More Cases Of COVID-19 Confirmed In Delaware County

Five more positive cases of novel coronavirus have been confirmed in Delaware County and the first yet surfaced in Jay County. The Star Press reports the Jay County patient is recovering at home, but no word on that person’s age or gender. Blackford is now the only county in East Central Indiana and also one […]

Muncie Man Charged With Rape

A Muncie man is accused of sexually assaulting a woman he knows in her home. 27 year old Richard of the 1900 block of East 16th Street, is charged with rape. The Star Press reports the woman told Sherell he could watch a movie at her home early on March 15th, and says she did […]