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  • State Police Requested To Investigate Inmate Death September 26, 2022
    Indiana State Police have been asked by local authorities to conduct an investigation of the death of a female inmate at the Madison County Jail. 43 year old Stacey L. Cox died at 9:06 a.m. Friday after jail staff and paramedics with the Anderson Fire Department attempted life-saving measures. Cox was in a holding cell […]
  • Trial Set For January For Ex-Police Officer Accused Of Abusing Arrestees September 26, 2022
    A trial is set to start in late January for a former New Castle police officer accused of physicaly abusing arrestees. 44 year old Aaron Jason Strong allegedly kicked one arrestee in the head and shot another, at close range in the back, with a bean bag shotgun in July 2017. The Star Press reports […]
  • Gun Found In Students Lock At Central High Monday September 26, 2022
    Around 10am Monday, school officials searched a student’s locker and found a handgun inside a backpack in a locker at Central high school. The student was immediately detained by school security officers and Muncie Police was called to the scene. Police took the student into custody without incident and are now conducting a full investigation. […]
  • DOMA Adds Some New Additions To Collection September 26, 2022
    The David Owsley Museum of Art (DOMA) at Ball State University in Muncie, Ind., will display a selection of recent additions to the DOMA collection from Sept. 29 through Dec. 22, 2022. MuncieJournal.com reports DOMA is open to the public 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, and 1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. on Saturdays. There is no […]
  • Muncie City Employees To Receive Bonuses September 26, 2022
    In October, 2021, Muncie Police Officers and Firefighters received a $1,000 one-time bonus, as a thank you for their hard work during a period of understaffing. This year, Mayor Ridenour is providing a similar bonus to other full-time staff. MuncieJournal.com reports the bonus will not apply to elected officials, or police and fire. The post […]
  • Funeral Today for Fallen Officer September 26, 2022
    To be laid to rest today  –  Thousands are expected to attend Richmond Police Department K-9 Officer Seara Burton’s funeral today.  Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. today inside Richmond High School’s Tiernan Center – Richmond Schools have an E-Learning Day today to allow the use of the facility.   After the funeral, a procession […]
  • 17 Year Old Anderson Resident Found Guilty Of Murder And Attempted Armed Robbery September 23, 2022
    A Madison County jury took 20 minutes of deliberations to find a 17-year-old Anderson resident guilty of murder and attempted armed robbery. The Herald Bulletin reports a jury found De’Torio Fleming guilty of the murder of Andon Oliver in a drug deal transaction in January 2021. Fleming faces a possible prison sentence of 85 years […]
  • Muncie Preps For Return Of IRONMAN September 23, 2022
    Next Saturday, October 1st, it’s the return of the IRONMAN triathlon to Muncie. It’s comprised of a 1.2 mile swim, a 56 mile bike trek and a 13.1 mile run encompassing areas of Delaware and Henry counties. It’s a major test of endurance and the challenge can take up to 8.5 hours to finish, if […]
  • Frito Lay Eyes Daleville For Distribution Center September 23, 2022
    Daleville and Doritos go hand in hand as Frito Lay announces it’s picked a site there for a 15,000 square-foot distribution center. The center will employ 10 to 15 people when it is up and running, Lutton said. The site for the Frito-Lay distribution center is the property immediately north of Waffle House on Dale […]
  • Canal District Project Moves Forward September 23, 2022
    The wrecking ball has been busy in Muncie as High Street Square was demolished as part of phase 2 of the Canal District project. The Star Press reports plans call for the development of another apartment building by WS Property Group of Bloomington. The first apartment building, White River Lofts, opened last year with 55 […]