A Muncie man who crashed his car into the back of a semi on U.S. 36 was dragged 850 feet before the trucker was able to stop. 22-year-old Gabriel Smith was pinned in his Charger and suffered “multiple injuries” according to emergency personnel. He was taken to Reid Hospital in Richmond. The crash in southwestern […]
An update to a story that we first reported last August: A former Delaware County deputy has been arrested by federal agents and charged with stealing ammunition from the sheriff’s department. Arlan Johnson â who retired from the department last fall â appeared at an initial hearing in U.S. District Court Thursday. Johnson is accused […]
A New Castle felon was arrested Thursday after leading police on a vehicle chase. The Star Press reports that a state trooper spotted a car driving erratically on Ind. 3 in New Castle. He tried to make a traffic stop, but the driver fled, leading cops on a chase through yards and farm fields. The […]
Will blue jeans be coming back to Anderson Schools? It’s possible. The results of online and telephone surveys conducted by the ACS school committee seem to show an overwhelming percentage of parents are in favor of relaxing the current dress code of kakis and polo shirts to jeans and t-shirts. Joe Cronk, chief operating officer […]
Muncie Mayor Dennis Tyler and the city have released details for developers for the nearly $50 million dollar proposed White River Canal District. The city is officially asking for Development Proposals and conceptual drawings from commercial developers. They’re hoping to provide urban housing with modern amenities such as restaurants and living space to help stop […]
Police are looking for a second man involved in a home invasion where one of the suspects passed out during the attempted robbery. That’s Jaron Johnson, an 18-year-old who allegedly brandished a gun and intended to rob a woman and her two children on East Dunn Ave. on Tuesday. His alleged accomplice left before police […]
An Anderson woman was under investigation after reportedly narrowly missing one car and then hitting another head on. 33 year old Jennifer Bledsoe was treated for a shoulder injury at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital. The other drivers were not injured. The investigation into that crash continues.
About 60 people this week gathered to learn more about the proposed Mounds Greenway project. The greenway would extend from Anderson to Muncie along the White River and conserve approximately 2,300 acres in a natural state. The plan could cost as much as 40-million-dollars. An economic study is expected to be released in March, with […]
More people are buying guns. In Hamilton County, they processed 63 more individual gun permits in 2015 than in 2014. As a response–the sheriff’s office is trying to promote safe weapon ownership. A public forum was held last night, where Sheriff’s officials talked with the group about responsible ways to practice safe gun ownership.
A resolution that would rename a portion of Interstate 65 after a famous Hoosier has passed through committee. House Concurrent Resolution 14 would encourage the Indiana Department of Transportation to change the name of I-65 between exits 34 and 50 to “John Mellencamp Way.” The resolution now goes to the full House for consideration.