MutualFirst Financial: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) _ MutualFirst Financial Inc. (MFSF) on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $5.8 million.
On a per-share basis, the Muncie, Indiana-based company said it had profit of...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — A Muncie city official and a local contractor have been indicted on federal charges that are the latest to come out of a probe of public corruption in the central Indiana...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — The estate of a retired Muncie police officer is suing emergency responders, alleging that a broken shoulder the man suffered when an EMT dropped him "hastened" his...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Strong thunderstorms that moved across Indiana damaged homes, knocked down trees and dumped heavy rain that flooded some roadways.
SELMA, Ind. (AP) — Liberty-Perry Schools Superintendent Bryan Rausch had initially just intended to have screens installed on the front doors of Wapahani High School and Selma Middle School when...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration has announced nine Indiana airports will share more than $3 million in infrastructure grants.
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Ball State University has named its architecture school for a trustee who died in a plane crash in November.
The College of Architecture and Planning will carry the name...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Ball State University says it was forced to eliminate 25 positions, curb travel and reduce supplies to avoid ending fiscal year 2019 with a budget shortfall.
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana woman has been arrested following the death of her young daughter who authorities say had burns on most parts of her body, multiple bone fractures and...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — A woman whose mother and sister were allegedly slain by her father is seeking damages from the late central Indiana man's estate.
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana woman faces preliminary neglect charges for allegedly trying to hide syringes, one of them uncapped, in her son's pocket.
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana nurse convicted of battering a hospital stroke patient has been sentenced to six months of probation.
A Delaware County judge gave 28-year-old Nathaniel...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — A state appeals court has rejected an attempt by a doctor who ran several Indiana pain clinics to overturn his convictions of illegally writing drug prescriptions.
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — The Indiana Court of Appeals has overturned one of several convictions and trimmed the sentence for a central Indiana man who tried to kill his former girlfriend with a...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Prosecutors have filed attempted murder charges against a 19-year-old man for a shooting near Ball State University during which one person was fatally wounded and six others...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — A coroner has identified a body found inside an eastern Indiana wastewater treatment plant.
Delaware County Coroner Rick Howell said relatives of the man, 41-year-old...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — A coroner says one of seven people shot at an off-campus party near Ball State University in Indiana has died.
Delaware County Coroner Rick Howell says 17-year-old...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a man's body has been found inside an eastern Indiana wastewater treatment plant.
Muncie Police Capt. Joe Todd said the body was discovered Monday morning...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — A shooting at an off-campus party near Ball State University in Indiana early Saturday left seven people injured, three of them critically, police said.
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on seven people have been shot at an off-campus party near Ball State University in Indiana (all times local):
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — A second central Indiana man has been sentenced in a case in which a woman was tortured with a nail gun.
The (Muncie) Star Press reports that 37-year-old Benitez McCullum...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — One of Indiana's historic high school gymnasiums could reopen this fall nearly two years after it was badly damaged during a severe storm.
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb has urged Ball State University graduates to strive but fail, pursue careers that provide passion and stay in Indiana.
Sheriff: Rural Muncie man killed daughter, her mom, self
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — A sheriff says a rural Muncie man fatally shot his teenage daughter and her mother and then himself.
Delaware County Sheriff Tony Skinner said Monday "the evidence thus...
NEW CASTLE, Ind. (AP) — An eastern Indiana man has been sentenced to 63 years in prison for using a cellphone cord to choke an acquaintance who died about eight months after the attack.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — An Indiana man is suing his parents for getting rid of his vast pornography collection, which he estimates is worth $29,000.
DALESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Dozens of drivers have filed tort claims seeking money from the state of Indiana after their cars were damaged while driving on a 15-mile (24 kilometers), pothole-afflicted...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Gov. Eric Holcomb is set to become the first Indiana governor to deliver a spring commencement speech at Ball State University.
HARTFORD CITY, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana woman whose 15-year-old son took a handgun to school has been sentenced to four years in prison.
The 40-year-old Hartford City woman was sentenced...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities have condemned an Indiana school after inspectors found students wrapped in blankets and huddled around a kerosene heater in a chilly classroom.
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Levi Bradley had 22 points as Northern Illinois topped Ball State 64-57 on Friday night.
Eugene German had 15 points for Northern Illinois (15-16, 8-10 Mid-American...
Ball State looks for home win vs N. Illinois
Northern Illinois (14-16, 7-10) vs. Ball State (15-15, 6-11)
John E. Worthen Arena, Muncie, Indiana; Friday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Ball State looks for its fourth straight win over...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — An eastern Indiana man has died after driving his pickup truck into the path of a train.
Delaware County Coroner Rick Howell identified the victim as 34-year-old Graham...
E. Michigan looks to sweep Ball State
Ball State (15-14, 6-10) vs. Eastern Michigan (14-15, 8-8)
Convocation Center, Ypsilanti, Michigan; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Ball State seeks revenge on Eastern Michigan after...
W. Michigan seeks revenge on Ball State
Ball State (14-14, 5-10) vs. Western Michigan (8-20, 2-13)
University Arena in Read Fieldhouse, Kalamazoo, Michigan; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST
Jackson scores 19 to carry Toledo past Ball St. 80-72
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Marreon Jackson posted 19 points as Toledo topped Ball St. 80-72 on Tuesday night.
Jaelan Sanford had 18 points and six rebounds for Toledo (22-6, 10-5 Mid-American...
Ball State looks to extend streak vs Toledo
Toledo (21-6, 9-5) vs. Ball State (14-13, 5-9)
John E. Worthen Arena, Muncie, Indiana; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Ball State looks for its sixth straight win in the head-to-head...
McKay carries Cent. Michigan past Ball St. 64-57
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Kevin McKay had 17 points and 19 rebounds to lead Central Michigan to a 64-57 win over Ball St. on Saturday.
Larry Austin Jr. had 16 points for Central Michigan (19-8,...
Ball State looks to seep C. Michigan
Central Michigan (18-8, 7-6) vs. Ball State (14-12, 5-8)
John E. Worthen Arena, Muncie, Indiana; Saturday, 2 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Central Michigan seeks revenge on Ball State after...
Persons scores 15 to lead Ball State past Akron 57-56
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Tayler Persons registered 15 points and nine rebounds and Trey Moses' tip-in basket with 7 seconds remaining carried Ball State to a 57-56 victory over Akron on Saturday.
K.J. Walton had 12 points and nine rebounds for the Cardinals (14-11, 5-7 Mid-American Conference). Tahjai Teague added nine rebounds and Moses grabbed nine rebounds to go with six points.
Health department helps deal with hepatitis A at county jail
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana county's health department is helping deal with a hepatitis A outbreak that's reached the county jail.
Indiana man allegedly burglarized home, ruined its interior
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — Police say a central Indiana man who allegedly burglarized a home and smashed items throughout the residence told officers he did it as revenge for a car sale he believes left him short-changed.
Fifty-seven-year-old Darryl Rogers of Muncie faces preliminarily felony burglary, theft, and criminal mischief charges.
Mallers scores 22 to lift Ball St. past W. Michigan 79-59
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Kyle Mallers had a career-high 22 points plus 10 rebounds as Ball State romped past Western Michigan 79-59 on Saturday.
Tayler Persons had 15 points for Ball St. (13-11, 4-7 Mid-American Conference), which broke its four-game home losing streak. Brachen Hazen added 11 points. K.J. Walton had 11 points for the home team.
Central Indiana boy, 9, dies in overnight house fire
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Central Indiana officials say a 9-year-old boy has died in an early morning fire at his family's Muncie home.
Delaware County's coroner says Vincent Gibbons was pronounced dead at the scene about 5:30 a.m. Thursday in the city about 35 miles (56 kilometers) northeast of Indianapolis.
Firefighters called to the brick house about 3:45 a.m. found flames inside and were told by neighbors that a family of three, including a child, lived there.
Williams lifts Kent State over Ball State 83-80 in OT
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Antonio Williams followed his desperation 3-pointer and scored the winning layup with 2.7 seconds left in overtime to help Kent State beat Ball State 83-80 on Saturday.
Williams threw it hard off the backboard from beyond the 3-point line, raced into the lane for the rebound and finished in the air. Ball State turned it over by throwing it out of bounds and C.J. Williamson iced it with two free throws.
First Merchants: 4Q Earnings Snapshot
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) _ First Merchants Corp. (FRME) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $41.7 million.
The bank, based in Muncie, Indiana, said it had earnings of 85 cents per share.
The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 82 cents per share.
MutualFirst Financial: 4Q Earnings Snapshot
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) _ MutualFirst Financial Inc. (MFSF) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $5.3 million.
On a per-share basis, the Muncie, Indiana-based company said it had net income of 61 cents. Earnings, adjusted for costs related to mergers and acquisitions, were 62 cents per share.
The holding company for MutualBank posted revenue of $26.8 million in the period. Its adjusted revenue was $21.8 million.