New Water Plant Coming For Anderson

A new water purification plant should be up and running in Anderson either late next year or early 2019. The current plant has been doing that work since 1968. Now, the Board of Public Works is taking bids until July 18th to build a new plant at the current location…one that would be capable of […]

Businessman’s Properties Raided By Authorities

The bar, home and car lot belonging to Muncie businessman, 77 year old Calvin Carroll, were raided Wednesday morning. His establishment, Buddy’s Place at 3101 S. Madison Street was taped off as was Carroll’s Auto Sales and Services. There were also police cars at Carroll’s home, but unclear yet is the reason behind the action […]

Muncie Library Gets Award For IT Use

The library of the future is right here in Muncie. The local branch has been presented with the Library of the Future Award presented by the American Library Association. It honors libraries that utilizes and encourages use of information technology in a library setting. It also includes $1,500 for the winner.

Anderson To Get New Water Treatment Plant

A new water purification plans should be up and running in Anderson either late next year or early 2019. The current plant has been doing that work since 1968. Now, the Board of Public Works is taking bides until July 18th to build a new plant at the current location…one that would be capable of […]

Rec Trail Controversy Gets New Players

An environmental group fighting a stalled proposed reservoir in Anderson has lined up backing from four mayors for its alternative plan of a recreation trail. But Mayor Thomas Broderick Jr. is withholding support of the Mounds Greenway, the proposed trail along the White River between Muncie and Indianapolis. He tells The Herald Bulletin there are […]

MCS Emergency Manager Named

A state panel has appointed a consulting firm consisting of retired Indiana school administrators and teachers as the emergency manager of the financially troubled Muncie Community Schools. The Distressed Unit Appeal Board on Monday appointed the firm Administrator Assistance on Monday. Administrator Assistance’s team would include Stephen Edwards, a former assistant Muncie school superintendent. Edwards […]

Money To Upgrade How Muncie Docs Are Trained

A half million dollars in grants is making its way to Muncie to reshape how doctors are trained here. The Ball Brothers Foundation money is headed to IU School of Medicine-Muncie, IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital Foundation, Ball State University, and Meridian Health Services. It can be used for ventures like joint training and team […]

Youth Institute Looks For Nominees

The Indiana Youth Institute is searching for youth-serving professionals who have made an extraordinary impact on Indiana’s youth. IYI has opened nominations for this year’s D. Susan Wisely Youth Worker of the Year Award. The award honors one exceptional youth worker each year by providing a $2,500 cash prize to be used toward the winner’s […]