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  • Madison County Sheriff’s Department Shooting Justified, Say Officials June 12, 2024
    A deputy with the Madison County Sheriff’s Department has been found justified in using his weapon during an officer-involved shooting of an Indianapolis man earlier this month in Anderson. FOX 59 reports officials found that law enforcement “was justified in using deadly force” during the incident on June 1 in Anderson that left 44 year... […]
  • ACS Approves Board Member School Visitation Policy June 12, 2024
    By a divided vote, the Anderson Community School board has approved a policy on when board members can visit area schools. The Herald Bulletin reports ACS board voted Monday by a vote of 4-3 to adopt the policy that will require board members to schedule times to visit teachers and schools. It would require the... […]
  • $1.4 Million In Grants From Heart Of Indiana United Way June 12, 2024
    Heart of Indiana United Way announced the awarding of grant funding, totaling over $1.4 million for the next two years at the annual Grants and Gratitude event held onJune 11 at Ivy Tech in Muncie. This year’s grants were distributed among 47 organizations across five counties, supporting initiatives in Community Resilience, Read & Achieve, and... […]
  • Road Work Continues in Muncie June 12, 2024
    The main road through Muncie is getting better with repaving – who’s responsible for what portion, Mayor Dan Ridenour… and that’s where the paving has been going on so far, then the City takes over… and that chunk will be from there to Wheeling in the second phase. Speaking of road work, Tillotson road work... […]
  • Anderson Fire Follow Up June 11, 2024
    Multiple fire agencies battled a severe two-alarm fire that damaged eight apartments and injured three cats at a complex in Anderson on Monday morning. According to FOX 59, the two-alarm fire broke out at the Applecreek Apartments at Winesap Way off 53rd Street in Anderson around 9:50 a.m., and was marked under control within an... […]
  • Couple Charged In Randolph County With Welfare Fraud June 11, 2024
    Indiana State Police allege that when a Randolph County couple applied for and received assistance in paying their rent, they failed to tell local officials they owned businesses and properties in Louisiana. 71 year old Kenneth Dale Stumpff and 59 year old Letitia Pence Stumpff have been charged in Randolph Superior Court with welfare fraud... […]
  • First Reading Of 10% Pay Raise For AFSCME Workers Approved By Council June 11, 2024
    Munice City Council approved a 10% raise for civilian employees of Muncie city government on first reading , even though the president of the union representing the workers asked that the matter be tabled until a complete contract could be brought to council. AFSCME Local 3656 represents union employees for the city outside of police... […]
  • Convicted Father Fails In Attempt To Be Reclassified As Female June 11, 2024
    A father convicted in the February 2015 slaying of a Muncie infant failed in a bid to be legally reclassified as a female. The Star Press reports 31 year old Cory Michael Wallace was convicted of five felony charges stemming from the death of his 4-month-old son, Jensen, in February 2015. Authorities say he set... […]
  • Summer Refresh for Ball State before Fall Semester June 11, 2024
    Summer classes continue at Ball State, but when the students come back for Fall Semester, what will the campus look like President Geoffrey Mearns…   from last week on WMUN’s Delaware County Today. As World Blood Donor Day approaches on June 14th, the American Red Cross stresses that blood donors are critically needed right now... […]
  • Muncie Drug Dealer Sentenced June 10, 2024
    A Muncie drug dealer who flooded the streets with thousands of potentially deadly fentanyl pills will serve 10 years in federal prison. FOX 59 reports 22 year old Dayten Abram pleaded guilty to possession with intent to distribute, carrying a firearm during a drug trafficking crime and distribution of fentanyl. He was pulled over back... […]

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