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  • Prosecutor Calls For Stronger Sentences March 4, 2024
    Prosecutor calls for penalty change:  Melvin Weaver (DOB 2/7/1992) was sentenced last week to a total of seven (7) years: five (5) years in prison and two (2) years on probation. Convicted of Reckless Homicide, and more.  After the sentence was imposed Delaware County Prosecuting Attorney Eric Hoffman said “My thoughts and prayers are with... […]
  • Woman Charged In Elwood With Allegedly Beating 11 Year Old March 1, 2024
    31 year old Eloisa Harris is charged with domestic battery with injury, neglect of a dependent resulting in bodily injury and drug counts. Elwood police were called to a home with the Department of Child Services to investigate a “possible child offense.” An 11-year-old boy said he came home from school and he “got in... […]
  • Red Tail Land Conservancy Announces Wetland Acquisition March 1, 2024
    Red-tail Land Conservancy in Muncie announces the successful protection of a vital piece of a historic wetland with the acquisition of Buck Creek Fen Preserve, a 68-acre wetland habitat in the heart of the Big Blue River Valley north of Summit Lake. The Star Press reports the announcement comes on World Wetlands Day, a day... […]
  • Muncie Man Cops Plea During Attempted Murder Trial March 1, 2024
    A Muncie man’s trial on seven charges, including attempted murder, came to an abrupt end Thursday when he negotiated a plea agreement with prosecutors. According to the Star Press, 30 year old Darrin ONeal Brooks Sr., had been accused of trying to kill his ex-girlfriend, stemming from allegations he fired multiple gunshots outside Big Shots... […]
  • Shafer Leadership Academy Announces New Membership Drive March 1, 2024
    Shafer Leadership Academy:  What is it? Ted Ward… The membership director was on WMUN yesterday to talk about a new member drive. Hear the full interview on WMUNMuncie.com. As reported first on WoofBoomNews.com Wednesday, and yesterday morning on WMUN news radio – all three candidates are allowed to remain on the Republican ballot for the... […]
  • Suspect Sought In Anderson Shooting Incident February 29, 2024
    Police in Anderson continue their search for a shooting suspect they consider “armed and dangerous.” 29 year old Shawn Gardner is the suspect who allegedly walked up to a car with a man and woman inside outside a barber shop and fired at least three gunshots. Each occupant was hit but escaped with minor injuries. […]
  • Delaware County Election Board Finishes Hearing Candidacy Challenges February 29, 2024
    The Delaware County Election Board finished hearing challenges to the candidacies on the Republican primary ballot Wednesday. In the end, no changes were made to the ballot lineup for May. According to the Star Press, the effort to hear ballot challenges was cut short last week when a gas leak prompted evacuation of the Delaware... […]
  • Charges Face Daleville Man Accused Of Firing Gun At Police February 29, 2024
    A Daleville man who allegedly fired at least one gunshot at police officers is facing charges. The Star Press reports 48 year old Trenton Wade Patterson is charged with attempted murder, unlawful possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon and resisting law enforcement, and single counts of pointing a firearm and false informing,... […]
  • Construction Along Tillotson Avenue Next Week February 29, 2024
    Indiana Michigan Power (I&M) representatives plan to start construction next week to rebuild an aging underground power line along Tillotson Avenue in Muncie. I&M will rebuild the 1-mile underground power line. Contract crews plan to work along Tillotson Avenue between University Avenue and York Prairie Creek, just south of Euclid Avenue. Typical work hours are... […]
  • Chipotle and Valvoline Coming to Anderson February 29, 2024
    A Chipotle Mexican Grill and Valvoline are the two latest businesses to be approved to set up business in Anderson. Tim Stires told Woof Boom news the businesses will be in the 5800 block of Scatterfield Road. The approval was given by the Anderson Planning Commission on Tuesday. Construction should begin this spring, pending the... […]


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