BSU Presenting Live, Virtual Holiday Performance

Ball State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance is presenting a holiday performance virtually. “The Gift,” IS a free, livestream event to be performed by Ball State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 22. According to the Star Press, community members can access the livestream event and find out more […]

10 COVID Deaths At Muncie Nursing Home

A Muncie nursing home reported a COVID-19 outbreak that took the lives of 10 residents. The Star Press reports the deaths occurred at The Woodlands, located at 3820 W. Jackson Street. In all the facility houses 108 beds. 49 total residents have tested positive for COVID-19. Officials say asymptomatic and pre-symptomatic spread are especially difficult […]

COVID Concerns Close Southside Middle School

Due to a positive case of COVID-19 that has affected the entire front office staff and administration at Southside Middle School, the school will close immediately and not reopen until after the Thanksgiving break. Students will shift to e-learning by utilizing the district’s Schoology learning management system with live lessons taking place each period. A […]

COVID-19 case closes Southside Middle School

Muncie, Ind. – Due to a positive case of COVID-19 that has affected the entire front office staff and administration at Southside Middle School, the school will close immediately and not reopen until after the Thanksgiving break. School expected to reopen Nov. 30.  Students will shift to e-learning by utilizing the district’s Schoology learning management system with […]

Man Accused Of Firing Shots At Wind Turbine Workers

Two wind turbine workers in Randolph County say they heard bullets wizzing by them and now a man is charged in the incident. 45 year old David E. Oakerson is charged with criminal recklessness and two misdemeanor counts of intimidation. The men were working along Randolph County Road 600-W when Oakerson allegedly confronted them on […]

Winners of 2020 BIG Idea Pitch Competition Announced

The winners of the 2020 BIG Idea Pitch Competition are: 1st Place: Kai and Lindsey Markelz – Froggles 2nd Place: Paul Dytmire and Andy Klotz – Score IT 3rd Place: Teah Mirabelli – Magnetic Nails 4th Place: Josh Raines – ARES: Alarm-Reducing Environmental Sensors 5th Place: Jacob Peterson, Melissa Jones, and Breanna Daugherty – Portefolio

Tuesday, 11/17/2020 Woof Boom Morning News

Helping you to celebrate Thanksgiving next week. The CDC suggests preparing traditional family recipes for family and neighbors, especially those at higher risk of severe illness from COVID-19, and delivering them in a way that doesn’t involve contact with others, including leaving on a doorstep. The Indiana Department of Transportation closed a bridge on State […]