• Home improvement fraud suspect has been charged

    Home improvement fraud charges have been filed against a Muncie man for the 6th time. Kevin Hatfield was charged earlier this month for accepting nearly $1,000 from a local couple and agreeing to purchase and install a window for them. The couple filed a complaint after the man allegedly never returned and didn’t do the […]

  • Man shot in mobile home shootout with deputies

    A Muncie man was wounded in a shootout with Delaware County deputies on Friday. Gregory Grider Jr. was shot while at a family member’s mobile home on East Gloucester Road. Deputies went to the residence to check on the welfare of a woman and Grider was armed. He reportedly fired upon deputies and was hit […]

  • Selma woman sentenced in drunk driving case

    A Selma woman has pleaded guilty to neglect of a dependent after being found driving drunk last September. 26-year-old Audrey McColm was sentenced to probation for one year in Randolph Circuit Court. She was arrested after nearly crashing head-on in to the car of an off-duty cop who later found her car parked along a […]

  • Memorial Day Services & Ceremonies

    Today is Memorial Day – a day set aside to honor those who paid the ultimate sacrifice in defense of our nation. EC Indiana programs include:   New Castle’s Memorial Day services at 9 a.m. on the Henry County Courthouse lawn, followed by a parade at 10 a.m.   Redkey’s annual Memorial Day ceremonies will […]

  • A Winning Weekend For California Drivers

    It was a big weekend for California driver Kody Swanson.  He won his third straight Hoosier Hundred Sprint Car race Thursday at the Indiana State Fairgrounds and Saturday won the 68th running of the Pay Less Little 500 at Anderson Speedway Saturday.  It was a big weekend for another driver from California. Alexander Rossi held […]

  • Cincinnati Gorilla Killed After Boy Falls In Pen

    A 4-year-old boy was hospitalized and a gorilla was shot and killed Saturday at the Cincinnati Zoo after the child climbed through a barrier and fell into the moat surrounding the habitat. The zoo’s 17-year-old male gorilla grabbed the boy and dragged him around. The child was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

  • Muncie Man Identified In Friday Fire

    A 26-year-old Muncie man has been identified as the victim of a fire in his mobile home Friday. Officials say Edward Hamilton died in the blaze that investigators believe may have started in a cooking mishap. When firefighters arrived to his trailer in the 1500 block of East McGalliard Road, the structure was heavily engulfed […]

  • Four Injured In Randolph County Crash

    Several people were injured at the scene of a two-vehicle wreck at Randolph County Road 100-S and Old U.S. 27 mid-afternoon on Saturday. Initial reports indicated multiple injuries and at least one person ejected from their vehicle. Officials say two airlift units were called for four patients. Their conditions are unknown.

  • Appeal Denied For Serial Bandit

    The Indiana Court of Appeals has upheld the 36-year prison sentence of an Anderson man convicted in a series of burglaries. 46-year-old Daniel J. Kriete had appealed his sentence, saying that the counts of burglary and theft should have not been tried together but as separate cases. The appellate court ruled that the jury was […]

  • Lawyer’s License Now On Indefinite Suspension

    The Indiana Supreme Court has placed the already suspended law license of Anderson attorney Stephen Schuyler on indefinite suspension. The 62-year-old Schuyler is scheduled to go to trial on Nov. 1 in Madison Circuit Court 3. He is charged with 15 felony counts dealing with allegations of misuse of estate funds.