Blackford County Man Pleads Guilty In Muncie Robbery

A Blackford County man has pleaded guilty to participating in an armed robbery back three years ago at a Muncie convenience store. The Star Press reports 22 year old Robert Rockwel pleaded guilty to aiding, inducing or causing armed robbery. Rockwell and two co-defendants were accused of robbing a clerk at gunpoint at the Riggin […]

Enchanted Luminaria Walk At Minnetrista

The Enchanted Luminaria Walk at Minnetrista is happening Friday and Saturday night. MuncieJournal.com reports along with the lights, there’s hot chocolate and Minnetrista apple cider, winter craft kits, holiday shopping, enchanting lights, and more. The walk happens each evening between 5 and 9pm.

‘A Christmas Story’ Comes To Muncie Civic Theatre

Muncie Civic Theatre invites you to gather family and friends and head downtown for the delightful holiday classic “A Christmas Story,” on the main stage through Dec. 23. MuncieJournal.com reports performances on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday will begin at 7:30 p.m. and the Sunday matinees will begin at 2:30 p.m. The Closed-Caption Performance will be […]

Gag Order Imposed In Delphi Murder Case

An Indiana judge imposed a gag order on Friday in the case of a man charged in the notorious slayings of two teenage girls. Richard Matthew Allen, 50, of Delphi, is charged with murder in the killings of Liberty German, 14, and Abigail Williams, 13, whose bodies were found after they went on a hike […]

Security Firm Worker Charged With Intimidation, Drug Counts

An employee of a firm that provides security for Muncie Community Schools was arrested this week after he allegedly displayed a handgun after discussing plans to sell marijuana. The Star Press reports 34 year old Jasun Dannel Thomas of Muncie, was preliminarily charged with intimidation, dealing in marijuana and driving while suspended, after an incident […]

Stalking Trial Postponed

The stalking trial for convicted killer Tom Ross has been postponed. The Star Press reports the 65 year old Ross’ trial will now happen Feb. 1, at the request of Ross’ attorneys. Ross, formerly of Delaware County, was granted parole in March 2021 after spending more than a quarter-century in prison for the October 1994 […]

Grantees Take Part In BBF Retreat

This fall, Ball Brothers Foundation took a group of eleven grantees on a special trip to Leland, Michigan where the foundation hosted a “Northern Michigan Summit.” MuncieJournal.com reports for several days, the group explored the intersection of outdoor recreation and education, staying at the historic Leland Lodge and had the opportunity to meet BBF board […]

Muncie IRONMAN Ranks High Among Competitors

A post race survey showed that IRONMAN competitors like the Muncie version the best. IRONMAN International reports that Muncie 70.3 received an Overall Satisfaction score of 93.24%. This was the highest ranking of any 70.3 distance race in North America. The race includes a 1.2 mile swim in Prairie Creek Reservoir, a 56 mile bike […]