A Muncie teenager is dead after suffering injuries received when he was struck by a car. Police say 15-year-old Nathan Bailey-Skinner died Wednesday afternoon at Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis. Police say Bailey-Skinner and a 14-year-old Muncie girl were walking along an unlit portion of Nebo Road partly in the roadway at the time […]
A Muncie man is facing a murder charge in Kentucky, accused of gunning down a man outside a Lexington gentlemenâs club. Tevin Devon Wright has been arrested on unrelated charges in Muncie and is being held without bond in the Delaware County jail. Itâs not the first run-in with the law for Wright. At just […]
Indiana State Police say the driver of a fully-loaded semi was operating the 80,000 pound truck while under the influence. A commercial enforcement trooper stopped the semi Wednesday for speeding along eastbound I70 near the New Castle exit. Further investigation revealed the New York driver of that truck was legally intoxicated. The truck and its […]
A group of Indiana mayors, including Anderson Mayor Kevin Smith, came out against an amendment attempting to make same-sex marriage constitutionally illegal. The names of 11 mayors, six Democrats and five Republicans, were released Tuesday by Freedom Indiana. Most of the mayors say the resolution went against their cityâs efforts to attract the best businesses […]
The Anderson man who received a 38-year sentence for carjacking and threatening an elderly woman had his sentence upheld on Tuesday. Jimmy Nave Jr had his appeal denied by Judge Paul Mathias of the Indiana Court of Appeals, who wrote that considering Nave’s history and the nature of the offense, the sentence was appropriate.
Lt. Governor and Secretary of Agriculture Sue Ellspermann Wednesday introduced Ted McKinney as the new Director of the Indiana State Department of Agriculture. He was appointed by Governor Mike Pence effective January 7, 2014. McKinney grew up on a family farm in Tipton County and most recently was Director of Global Corporate Affairs for Elanco […]
A Muncie man has been arrested after being accused of attacking his estranged wife with a knife outside her home. 54-year-old Fredrick Warner Anderson has been charged with intimidation and domestic battery. The alleged victim says she was attacked shortly after midnight when she took her dog outside.
The next step in the proposed Mounds Lake reservoir needs to remain transparent to help residents determine the merits of the project. That comes from State Senator Tim Lanane, and State Representatives Terri Austin and Jack Lutz, who met at the Anderson Public Library with an audience of about 25 for a preview of the […]
The Muncie Animal Shelter will be holding a special adoption event this Friday, when you can adopt from all available pets for a reduced fee of just $20. Animals adopted from the shelter are current on routine vaccinations, plus youâll receive a voucher to assist with the cost of mandatory sterilization. The shelter will be […]
Authorities in Gas City continue to investigate vandalism to the Christmas lights display in the city park. Officials estimate the damage will likely be more than five-thousand dollars. Mayor Larry Leach says it will take most of the week to make repairs. A cash reward to anyone who helps capture those responsible. If you have […]