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Golfers arrived early on June 10th to check in with Hollie Partin, Sara Shade, and Qiana Clemens. Photo provided.

3rd Annual Roy C. Buley Memorial Golf Outing a Success

By: Amy Logan–  Muncie, IN– The Boys & Girls Clubs of Muncie raised over $5,000 at their 3rd Annual Roy C. Buley Memorial Golf Outing held at Maplewood Golf Course on June 10, 2018. This event wouldn’t have been possible without the generous donations from 34 hole sponsors and 84 golfers. The…


Students who participated in SERVE week in the past are pictured. Photo courtesy of Union Chapel.

17th Annual ‘Serve Week’ Held at Union Chapel, June 18-22

By: Jeff Hughes— Muncie, IN—Imagine the positive effect of over 450 children, youth and adults who live in Muncie, extending acts of kindness and love by serving residents and area non-profit agencies for one week at no charge. SERVE participants will rehab homes, pick up trash, visit nursing homes, paint…



The Land Conservation Fund supports preservation and conservation of land in and around Delaware County. To date, more than 300 acres have been secured in East Central Indiana providing a lasting legacy for future generations. Photo provided.

Land Conservation Fund Supports Reber Woods

By: Kallie Sulanke— Muncie, IN– The Land Conservation Fund project has secured more than 300 acres of land in East Central Indiana. The fund was created to preserve and protect important conservation and recreation areas throughout Delaware County or those owned by Delaware County organizations. A partnership between The Community Foundation…


The updated Muncie Action Plan draft (MAP3) will be presented to the community during Open Houses on Wednesday, June 13th, 2018 from 7 pm - 9 pm at Kennedy Library and Thursday, June 14th, 2018 from 7 pm to 9 pm at Maring-Hunt Library. Photo by: Alex Romoser

Community Input Needed During MAP3 Open Houses

By: Alex Romoser— Muncie, IN—A draft of MAP3 will be presented to the community during the second week of June 2018 during two Open Houses on Wednesday, June 13th, 2018 from 7 pm – 9 pm at Kennedy Library and Thursday, June 14th, 2018 from 7 pm to 9 pm…


A prior DCHS annual meeting is pictured. Photo provided.

Delaware County Historical Society to Host 2018 Annual Meeting On June 21

By: Chris Flook— Muncie, IN—The Delaware County Historical Society will host its 2018 Annual Meeting on Thursday, June 21 at 6pm. The meeting will be held at Ball State University’s Alumni Center. To celebrate Ball State’s centennial anniversary this year, the DCHS is honored to have Dr. E. Bruce Geelhoed…


Normal City residents Jen Erickson and her daughter Anika wearing their neighborhood t-shirts while setting up for the June 2nd RNC summer picnic. Photo provided.

Funds Available for Neighborhood-Based Projects

By: Heather Williams, Program Manager Building Better Neighborhoods, Ball State University— Muncie, IN is unique among many similar sized communities in the Midwest in that the city is largely broken into neighborhood associations that cover nearly the entire geographic span of the city. If you live within city limits, it’s…



Michelle Stephenson. Photo provided.

BBF Announces Hiring of Executive Assistant and Communications Coordinator

By: Jud Fisher— Muncie,IN—Ball Brothers Foundation is pleased to announce that the position of Executive Assistant & Communications Coordinator has been filled by Michelle Stephenson. Stephenson will bring nearly twenty years of experience in administrative support, financial management, and office coordination to BBF when she begins on June 11. Michelle’s…


Golfers tee up at the 2nd Annual Roy C. Buley Memorial Golf Outing. Photo provided.

3rd Annual Roy C. Buley Memorial Golf Outing

By: Brandon Coppernoll— Muncie, IN—The Boys & Girls Clubs of Muncie invites you to participate in the 3rd annual Roy C. Buley Memorial Golf Outing. Gather your team of four and join us at Maplewood Golf Course, June 10, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. for 18 holes of golf, food,…


2017 Film School students with certificates and the MPL Digital Mentors. Photo by: Loren McClain, Muncie Public Library

Sign Up for Free Summer Film School At MPL

By: Susan Fisher— Muncie, IN—Teens in grades 8-12 are invited to learn more about videography and editing using state of the art equipment at the 2018 Summer Film School at Muncie Public Library (MPL). This free program provides three weeks of hands-on production experience and classes related to film production….



Child and mother at a food pantry. File photo.

The Salvation Army and Meijer Partner to Provide Hunger Relief

By: Lieutenant Jonathan Taube, Salvation Army— Muncie, IN—The Salvation Army is proud to announce a partnership with Meijer this spring season to provide much-needed hunger relief to local families through the Grand Rapids, Michigan-based retailer’s customer-driven food pantry donation program, Simply Give. “Our food pantry can see up to 60…