• Letterman Donation To Ball State

    Letterman is sometime just too cool for words…the former talk show host is donating the sets and other artifacts from his talk shows to alma mater. David Letterman was at Ball State Monday with filmmakers Spike Jonez and Bennett Miller.

  • Man Shoots Himself At Traffic Stop

    A bizarre traffic stop leaves one dead and the I 70 closed for hours. Officers pulled the man over for reckless driving, and when the man got out of his car he had a handgun. Police urged him to put the weapon down, but instead he shot himself in the head.

  • Whittington Gets 170

    60-year-old Charles Whittington is headed to jail for 170 years. Whittington was sentenced Monday for killing a father and his daughter at their apartment in Hartford City. 40-year-old Shane Paul Williamson and his 14-year-old daughter were shot to death by Whittington this past February.

  • Fight Over Toilet Training Lands One In Jail

    A man has been arrested following a fight over toilet training. 25 YO Timothy Deeds was arrested at a home on Riverside Avenue after his girlfriend police to report he hit her and choked her. Deeds who was found drunk in an upstairs bathroom faces multiple charges.

  • Whittington Handed 170 Years Behind Bars

    170 years in prison. For 60-year-old Charles Whittington – that’s a life sentence. Blackford Circuit Court Judge Dean Young sentenced Whittington Monday for the February 5th slayings of 40-year-old Shane Paul Williamson and his 14-year-old daughter, Katelin, inside the Hartford City apartment building where they lived. Investigators say the shooting stemmed from a romantic rivalry […]

  • Man Shoots Himself During Traffic Stop

    Authorities say he fatally shot himself Monday afternoon after being pulled over by deputies on Interstate 70 in Henry County. Police were notified of a reckless driver and when they pulled over a vehicle matching the description, a man got out of his car holding a handgun and then shot himself in the head. The […]

  • Letterman Announces Another BSU Donation

    BSU alumnus and former talk show host David Letterman returned to Muncie Monday. Letterman appearing at Emens Auditorium told the crowd that he is donating to his alma mater, the props, sets and other historic collectibles from his tenure as host of “Late Night” and its successor the “Late Show”. Letterman appeared with filmmakers Spike […]

  • Hughes Trial Postponed For Fifth Time

    Darrell W. Hughes was supposed to be sentenced this Thursday for sexually exploiting teenage boys at his Muncie home. It’s not happening. The Muncie Star Press reports, for a fifth time, the hearing has been postponed. This time it was the judge who canceled, resetting it for Jan. 14. That’s just two weeks shy of […]

  • Dr. Jones Trial Moved To Mid-December

    A disposition hearing for Pendleton doctor Eric C. Jones has been postponed. Jones allegedly supplied prescription drugs for patients in exchange for sex, held “Botox parties” and provided drugs in exchange for sexual favors. Rescheduled for December 14th, the court is expected to hear arguments regarding a motion to dismiss the case and proposed terms […]

  • No Smoking For Meridian Employees

    Meridian Health Services cracking down on employee smoking. Meridian has adopted a tobacco policy that it hopes other workplaces will implement – no designated smoking areas and employees will not be permitted to smoke while on the clock. The policy stops just short of IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital’s rules that prohibit employees from smoking […]