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Rev. Robert C. Willbanks, Sr., 88 - Star-Press
MUNCIE - The Rev. Robert C. Willbanks, Sr., 88, passed peacefully at Lynd House in Muncie on Thursday, August 21, 2014. How heaven must have rejoiced as RC saw his Lord Jesus and his precious Ruthie! RC was born in West Monroe, LA, on July 5, 1926, the 8th ...
Henry County record - Star-Press
State vs. James R. Fultz, 28, 1606 W. Henry County Road 100-S, New Castle, obtaining a controlled substance by fraud or deceit. Jack R. Wadsworth Jr., New Castle Correctional Facility, vs. Ms. Smith, New Castle Correctional Facility, complaint. Christopher E.
Bearcats open consolidated era with hard-fought loss - Star-Press
Bearcats open consolidated era with hard-fought loss In first game of consolidated Central, the Bearcats hung with the Arabains before falling Check out this story on thestarpress.com: http://tspne.ws/1tullzK
Media and Missouri: What the heck is going on? - Star-Press
What in the heck is going on with the police in Ferguson, Mo., and journalists? The St. Louis suburb has been the scene of peaceful protests and charged emotions, and nightly chaos and rampant looting, following the Aug. 9 shooting death of a black ...
Central fans come out in droves for first football game - Star-Press
MUNCIE – Five guys with purple masks and Central High School T-shirts jumping out of a sedan in the middle of a parking lot are bound to stand out in a crowd. But on Friday night, they fit right in. “We’re here to support our Bearcats!” Central ...
Dempsey: Defeating Islamic State requires strikes in Syria - Star-Press
WASHINGTON — Defeating Islamic State militants will require elimination of their havens in Syria, Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told USA TODAY in a recent interview. Rear Adm. John Kirby declined to comment Friday on ...
Douglass acquitted of murder, guilty of other charges - Star-Press
MUNCIE – A jury on Friday found Terrence Douglass not guilty of murder, but it’s unlikely the Muncie man was in a mood for celebrating. While acquitting the 27-year-old Muncie man in the October 2012 slaying of Jamel Barnes, the jury found him guilty ...
Rainfall in Hartford City an apparent record - Star-Press
HARTFORD CITY – After listening to rain, thunder and lightning all night, Tim and Jenna Wright woke up Friday morning and saw that their trailer in Greenlawn Mobile Home Park was surrounded by water several feet deep. "Nothing but water," Tim Wright said.
Mistrial declared in molest case - Star-Press
MUNCIE – A jury in a local molest case deliberated for 11 hours Thursday and Friday before announcing it was hopelessly deadlocked. Delaware Circuit Court 5 Judge Thomas Cannon Jr. declared a mistrial in the case about 4 a.m. Friday. The jury had started ...
Yard flooded on West Godman Avenue - Star-Press
Yard flooded on West Godman Avenue Rhonda Murphy woke up to a lake in the yard of her home at the corner of West Godman and South Normandy Drive. This is a recurring problem for Murphy whenever heavy rain falls: Check out this story on thestarpress.com ...