J Chapman, president of Woof Boom Radio, congratulates Steve Lindell for his 25 years of service at WLBC. Two rather unwieldy balloons, (a "2" and a "5") are also pictured. Photo by: Mike Rhodes

Steve Lindell Celebrates 25 Years With WLBC-104.1 FM 

By: Mike Rhodes— Muncie, IN—March 15, 2018 was a special day inside the WLBC studio as station owner J Chapman, president of Woof Boom radio, surprised morning show host Steve Lindell and congratulated him for his 25 years with the station. “This is actually a very special day,” said Chapman….

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Craig Morris. Photo provided.

Craig Morris Added to MutualBank Team as Dealer Development Representative

By: Jaime Faulkner— Muncie, IN—MutualBank added Craig Morris, Dealer Development Representative, to the Indirect Lending team in January of 2018. He develops relationships with MutualBank’s established automotive, boat and recreational vehicle dealerships throughout Indiana while creating new partnerships for the Bank’s indirect lending division. These affiliations Craig creates are valuable…

A new home under construction at Emerald Pointe, 1300 W. Sheffield Drive, Muncie, IN as photographed on February 13th. More homebuilding like this is needed. Photo by: Mike Rhodes

Housing Study: Muncie Needs 405 New Homes Over The Next 5 Years

By: Mike Rhodes— Muncie, IN—A housing needs analysis created for the City of Muncie has revealed a need for a total of 405 new homes with developed lots for nine specific housing types over the next five years. The housing types include urban attached, urban single family, suburb attached, suburb…

The 2nd Annual Muncie Journal Virtual Home Show is coming in March.

Muncie Journal To Host 2nd Annual ‘Virtual Home Show’ In March

By: Mike Rhodes, Publisher, Muncie— Muncie, IN—It’s time for our 2nd Virtual Home Show!  You might be thinking, “What is a virtual home show?” I’ll explain. For many years, Muncie held a traditional home show event in the Horizon Convention Center in downtown Muncie. Unfortunately, the last physical home…

Ted Baker is pictured providing one-on-one business coaching services to a client. Photo provided.

Innovation Connector Offers Business Consulting And Coaching Services

By: Mike Rhodes— Muncie, IN—Many entrepreneurs, while knowing their product or industry inside and out, are occasionally inexperienced in knowing what it really takes to successfully launch and grow a business. Generally speaking, entrepreneurs are often very passionate about their business idea, but can lack the expertise to market their…

Youth baseball and softball fields adjacent to Ross Community Center as photographed on Feb 1st. Photo by: Mike Rhodes

Racer Trust Completes Sale To Develop Fourteen91 Lofts On Muncie’s Southside

By: Bill Callen, Racer Trust— Commonwealth to Build 35-Unit Affordable Housing Development Muncie, IN — RACER Trust today announced it has completed the sale of approximately 5.7 acres in Muncie to Commonwealth Development Corporation of America, which plans to develop 35 units of affordable housing. The first units are expected…