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ST. MYER: Nothing flashy about this awesome dad - Star-Press
There's nothing flashy about Scott Albertson. He works for the Muncie Sanitation Department and drives around a truck to pick up other people's trash. He lives in a modest house on the south side of town, which has a 1950s feel to it with antique-store and ...
Britain to unveil tougher anti-terror laws - Star-Press
LONDON — British Prime Minister David Cameron is expected later Monday to unveil tougher anti-terror laws as his government says the threat from British militants fighting in Syria and Iraq who may then attempt to return to the United Kingdom to conduct ...
Cloudy, humid and afternoon rain chances - Star-Press
MUNCIE -- Labor Day in Muncie started with heavy cloud cover and some morning showers, and afternoon showers are possible, too. Forecasts call for humid conditions and highs in the mid 80s, with some scattered showers possible later today. Highs will be in ...
Men outpacing women in job gains - Star-Press
Job growth has accelerated this year, but women are falling behind. Women occupy 45% of all jobs gained over the past 12 months, down from half of all payroll additions in the previous year. They held 49% of the nation's 131 million jobs in July, Bureau of ...
Wright takes no satisfaction in tying for 25th place - Star-Press
FORT WAYNE, Ind. – When Chase Wright left the scoring tent after Sunday's final round in the Fitness Challenge Championship golf tournament, a young fan in the stands behind the 18th green asked for his visor, and he tossed it to him. The move was kind ...
Shirley E. Brinson, 91 - Star-Press
MUNCIE - Shirley E. Brinson, 91, passed away Saturday, August 30, 2014, at the Parkview Health Care Center. She was born October 16, 1922, in Manchester, Tennessee, the daughter of Samuel and Mattie Robinson Sowape. She lived in Tennessee until moving to ...
Allen E. Tilley, 77 - Star-Press
MUNCIE - Allen E. Tilley, 77, passed away early Saturday morning, August 30, 2014, at the AMG Specialty Hospital located at the Indiana University Ball Memorial Hospital. He was born on June 30, 1937, in Muncie, the son of William Edward and Nettie ...
Services for Monday - Star-Press
Services for Monday TODAY HOLLOWELL, Ernest L., 12 p.m., MJS Mortuaries, Dunkirk Chapel. KIRTLEY, Iris Marie, 10:30 a.m., Culberson Funeral Home, Modoc. TUESDAY BAILEY, Check out this story on thestarpress.com: http://tspne.ws/1pyPz5r
‘Fallen brothers and sisters’ not forgotten - Star-Press
MUNCIE – The death of Nicholas W. “Nick” Wilson will not be counted when the Indiana Department of Labor releases its Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries for 2013 in a couple of weeks. That’s because the 32-year-old Muncie resident and Wes-Del ...
One person injured when van hits pole - Star-Press
HARTFORD CITY – One person was flown by air ambulance from the scene of a traffic accident in Blackford County on Saturday. The Blackford County sheriff’s office reported that a minivan struck a utility pole in the 3500 block of North Ind. 3 around 3 ...