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  • NAIA Baseball World Series: Indiana Teams Update May 27, 2023
    After the first round of the NAIA Baseball World Series on 5/26/23, Taylor University wins and advances – 6:05 p.m. ET today (Saturday) they face Georgia Gwinnett.  Indiana Wesleyan lost their first game, so they play in the losers’ bracket today at 2:35 p.m. ET.  Follow the bracket, scores, live stats, and even video play... […]
  • Man Faces Charges In Health Clinic Incident May 26, 2023
    A 73-year-old man who told police he belongs to a “rescue group” whose purpose it is to prevent the opening of abortion clinics is facing federal charges of trying to destroy a proposed women’s reproductive health clinic in Danville early Saturday morning. The Herald Bulletin reports Philip J. Buyno of Prophetstown was arrested by Danville... […]
  • Memorial Day Service In Muncie May 26, 2023
    The Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Heekin Park will be the site for a Memorial Day service at 9 a.m. Monday. The ceremony will feature comments from Gary Turner, a Vietnam veteran and coordinator of the event, a wreath tribune and the Pledge of Allegiance recited by Mayor Dan Ridenour. The event is sponsored by United... […]
  • Warrant Issued For Delaware County Man May 26, 2023
    A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a Delaware County man who evaded capture after an April 28 police chase. According to the Star Press, The warrant for 50-year-old Jody Adam Bailey was issued May 19, the same day he was charged with nine crimes — dealing in a narcotic drug, possession of... […]
  • Parents Face Charges In 2 Year Old Son’s Apparent Opioid Overdose May 26, 2023
    Two Delaware County parents were arrested Thursday after their two-year-old son reportedly overdosed on opioids. 39 year old Joshua Rae Thurston and 34 year old Tiffany Grace Anderson face charges the incident which left the boy in cardiac arrest. The child was taken by ambulance to IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital, and was later transferred... […]
  • State Ed Secretary Visits Muncie Schools May 26, 2023
    This week, Ball Brothers Foundation hosted a reception honoring the foundation’s 2023 Excellence in Teaching Award winner and finalists. Indiana Secretary of Education Dr. Katie Jenner was a guest speaker. Jenner spent the day with Ball Brothers Foundation staff, visiting several local schools, including West View Elementary and Burris Laboratory School. The post State Ed […]
  • Donuts, Racing, Pools, and More for the Holiday Weekend May 26, 2023
    Holiday weekend fun to start this update  –  Tonight, the 4th Thursday events start in downtown New Castle, with the Jack’s Donuts World Donut Eating Championship.  I spoke to competitive eater Joey Chestnut yesterday on the new WMUN – how many wins do you have As for as the record of 293 – how many... […]
  • Suspect Sought In Anderson Shooting May 25, 2023
    A 19-year-old Anderson man is being sought after, police say, he shot a female during a physical altercation Monday. It happened in an apartment in the 3900 block of Hooser Woods Court . Police say preliminary details suggest that the alleged suspect who was identified as Daemauz J. Red, and the female were involved in... […]
  • Delaware County Writes Check To Examine Employment Positions And Salaries May 25, 2023
    Delaware County is assessing where it stands with its employment positions and salaries after nearly 20 years. The Star Press reports county council approved paying $96,640 to a firm to conduct an analysis of compensation and to develop new job descriptions for county employees. The post Delaware County Writes Check To Examine Employment Positions And […]
  • Update On MFD Exam Cheating Scandal May 25, 2023
    Indiana’s state emergency medical services director, has rescinded Muncie Fire Department Captain Troy Dulaney’s EMS certifications for the next seven years in connection with an exam cheating controversy, in which he allegedly distributed questions and answers to candidates. The eight recruits, meanwhile, received a censure from the Indiana Department of Homeland Security, were placed on... […]