Holiday shopping off to a furious start in Muncie

Locals got a head start on the holiday shopping season again this year, with thousands braving busy roads to save at Muncie area retailers Thursday. The Star Press is reporting that fifteen area stores opened on Thanksgiving this year, with most unlocking their doors between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. with plans to remain open […]

Thief Steals Car – Brings It Back

A thief snatched a car that was running at an Anderson Daycare Center Tuesday. But just as the mom was reporting the theft to police, the theft brought it back. According to the Star Press Report… police suspect somebody saw it, got in it and took a quick joyride. Apparently this happens a lot more […]

Ball State Peeping Tom

Peeping Tom has been busted after looking into the bedroom windows of young women living near the Ball State University campus. 38 YO Jeffrey Boyden is facing 30 months in prison after he was reportedly seen looking into the windows. He will be in court on Jan. 14.

Pastor’s Wife Killers In Court

Two men accused in the Amanda Blackburn killing have made their first court appearance. Larry Taylor Junior and Jalen Watson went before a Marion County judge Tuesday to hear the charges and the judge entered not guilty pleas for them. Court documents say Taylor shot the Indianapolis pastor’s pregnant wife three times, including once in […]

Man Robs Low Bob’s

Police are looking for a man who ducked INTO Low Bob’s Tobacco Town, with a 45-caliber handgun and demanded cash. The robber is described as a black male in his 50s, about 6 feet 3 inches tall and 170 pounds. And was last seen wearing a ski mask and sunglasses.

Unemployment Numbers Mixed

Unemployment numbers are out for October and in Madison rate rose one then of a percent to 4.7. The unemployment rate for the City of Anderson is unchanged from September, but the good news is that the 5.1 rating is lower than this time last year. The October 2014 rating was 6.5%.

What’s That Smell – That’s Meth

Police responding to the report of a “strange odor” coming from a westside home found a a meth lab. Also located inside the home on West Devon Road was 34 YO Lucas Shelton who was promptly arrested and charged with dealing in meth among other charges. The repeat offender has a rap sheet that includes […]

Kiwanis Club Tree Sale

Put this on your calendars… the Kiwanis Club of Muncie opens its Christmas tree lot next to the Muncie Fieldhouse this Friday, Nov. 27. Fresh-cut trees will be available noon-8 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday from Friday through Dec. 21. Proceeds from the tree sale benefit local youth programs.