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Indiana Facing Mass Exodus; Residents Are Leaving These Cities For Good
The urban landscape of Indiana is undergoing a dramatic transformation, which is surprising given the state’s reputation for agriculture and industries. People have been leaving a number of its communities in recent years due to a variety of economic and social issues. This article explores seven of these towns, illuminating the causes of this migration and its effects on the towns’ and state’s future.
Experience Marion Like a Local: 7 Pubs That Define the City's Nightlife
In this article, we explore seven exceptional pubs in Marion. Have you had the pleasure of visiting any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Court docs: Wife lied to husband about purchasing home; arrested after trying to move in
The man reportedly didn't know that his wife faked all the financial documents submitted to the realtors and then broke into the home, smashed open the lock box, and told her husband they were new homeowners.
Metaphysics meets memes: Creative advertising draws students
After 16 years of teaching, Kevin Diller Ph.D., a professor of philosophy and religion, continues to learn from the classes that he is tasked with teaching. Not only is Diller continuing to learn about his content, but he is also learning about how to get students interested in his classes.
Huntington Co. Humane Society overcapacity, board president says
HUNTINGTON COUNTY, Ind. (WPTA) - Huntington County Humane Society Board President Katy Hudson says their shelter is overcapacity on cats and dogs. “If you look at the Facebook posts of pretty much every shelter around here and in Indiana, they’re all facing the same things,” Hudson says. Hudson...
Mississinewa ends Bellmont's season in sectionals
Mississinewa took down Co-NE8 champion Bellmont in the Sectional 23 quarterfinals 57-55. High School Basketball: Sectional Quarterfinals (2/27) The FOX 55 Sports team brings you action from 10 area high school boys basketball games as sectional tournament play begins.
Personalizing passion: Taylor makers showcase skills, start-ups
Each work tells a story, a single message that can pass between maker and patron. In the Taylor community especially, that message is often personal, with passion imprinted on every piece. For Emily Clementz, the recently named interim director of Bergwall Hall, that passion has rich roots. Her love of...
Exploring Our Own Backyard: Gas City's Rich History, Classic Cars, and Unique Attractions
Gas City, located in Grant County, Indiana, has a rich history. The town, along the Mississinewa River, grew due to the discovery of natural gas in the late 1800s. Visitors can explore its history and various attractions.
Rural schools in northeast Indiana are offering career-based education
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - A program called Area 18 is investing in career education for high schoolers, offering courses outside of the standard college pathway. Precision machining was introduced to students at Norwell High School last fall, changing the educational system in Huntington, Blackford, Wells, Adams, and Jay counties. This course offers high-speed robotics and machinery to create production parts.
Lolas’ at the Inn Celebrates One Year
On Feb. 26, Lolas’ at the Inn celebrated their one-year anniversary with a ribbon cutting event the whole community could attend. To celebrate their first year in business, Lolas’ held a ribbon cutting ceremony where the owners and others involved with the coffee shop could reflect on their experience from the past year. The store also had discounts on drinks and food, and local business, Paul’s Pies, was also there.
'Oh no, I did it again' | Muncie woman charged after second baby's co-sleeping death
DELAWARE COUNTY, Indiana — A Delaware County woman is facing charges of reckless homicide and neglect of a dependent after police said her baby died during co-sleeping. Aaliyah Lykins, of Muncie, is accused in her baby, Addilynn's, death. According to court documents, police were called to a home on...
Attempted murder charges filed against Daleville man accused of shooting at officers
MUNCIE, Ind. — Formal charges have been filed against a Daleville man who allegedly fired at least one gunshot at police officers. Trenton Wade Patterson, 48, was charged Tuesday in Delaware Circuit Court 4 with two counts each of 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.
Discover Muncie's Top 4 Pubs: A Guide to Unforgettable Experiences
This article presents a tour of four unique pubs in Muncie. Have you had the pleasure of visiting any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your experiences in the comments section below!
‘Indiana basketball is like nothing else:’ Delaware County boys’ basketball teams compete in the state tournament
The 1986 movie “Hoosiers” was inspired by the 1954 Milan High School boys’ basketball team, a 1A team that defeated Muncie Central (4A) in the Indiana state championship that season. The film tells the story of a team that goes through the same journey and depicts what...
Man hallucinating while on meth shot out couple’s back window at Yorktown gas station, chased them down highway
YORKTOWN, Ind. — A Madison County man who already faces charges for forcing his girlfriend and her young child into a terrifying car ride at gunpoint while high on meth is now charged with attempted murder for shooting out a stranger’s back window at a Yorktown gas station. Scott Ray King, 38, was taken into […]
Anderson man arrested in Muncie on suspicion of meth-dealing, neglect
MUNCIE, Ind. — An Anderson man was arrested Saturday after Delaware County sheriff's deputies reported finding a bag of meth — and the man's young daughter — in his vehicle. Zachary Scott Taylor, 28, was being held in the Delaware County jail on Monday under a $55,000...
Wes-Del, Wapahani advance to sectional semi-finals
ALEXANDRIA, IN - Three Delaware County teams entered Sectional No.40 at Alexandria-Monroe High School with one purpose; to advance. After two games of playoff basketball, Wes-Del and Wapahani will play each other in Friday’s semi-finals. Wes-Del (9-13) vs Burris (4-20) The contest at the Jungle opened with the Warriors...
Quilters Hall of Fame
The Quilters Hall of Fame, located in Marion, Indiana, opened back up this month with a brand new exhibit from the American Quilt Study Group. Every 12 weeks, the Quilters Hall of Fame changes their exhibits to promote different quilters and artists. The current exhibit comes from the American Quilt Study Group nonprofit.
‘We are already here’: Muncie man repeatedly calls 911 while bickering with officers
MUNCIE, Ind. — Court documents reveal that a Muncie man bickered with police officers for two hours after calling 911 because he didn’t want to clean up a mess left in the bathroom by someone else. At some point during the discourse, the man became so upset and...
‘Defense wins championships:’ Delta downs Frankton in sectional quarterfinals
NEW CASTLE, IN - On Tuesday evening, Delta (18-6) faced off against Frankton (15-8) at the New Castle Fieldhouse in the quarterfinals of the IHSAA boys basketball state tournament. After a postseason run to semi-state last season, the Eagles hope to carry that experience and ride it to another deep run this year. In the end, Delta began their quest to another deep run by downing Frankton 46-25 to advance.