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ComNet owners, Mindy and Tom Kemper are pictured with their 13th ATSI award. Photo by: Mike Rhodes

Muncie Based ComNet, LLC Wins Coveted ATSI Award of Excellence for 13th Time

By: Melanie Dixon— Altamonte Springs, FL—ComNet, LLC of Muncie, IN has been honored with the exclusive ATSI  2017 Award of Excellence for the 13th year. This award is presented annually by the Association of TeleServices International (ATSI), the industry’s Trade Association for providers of telecommunications and call center services including…


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Public Hearing To Be Conducted For MITS Service Changes

Muncie, IN—Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be conducted by the Muncie Public Transportation Corporation (MPTC) for the purpose of considering service changes being proposed for implementation by the Muncie Indiana Transit System (MITS), generally described as follows: The public hearing will be held on Thursday, July…


Pictured beside the Toyota President's Award are: (L-R) Melissa Daniels, Noel Walburn, Chad Castor, Scott McFeely, Daniel Bartrom and Jeff Daniels. Photo by: Mike Rhodes

Toyota of Muncie Wins 8th Consecutive Toyota President’s Award for 2016

Muncie, IN—Local auto dealership, Toyota of Muncie, was recently awarded the prestigious Toyota President’s Award for 2016, marking their eighth consecutive year of winning the award since establishing itself in Muncie in 2007. Additionally, Toyota of Muncie was the only dealership in Toyota’s Central Indiana District (which includes Indianapolis, Kokomo, Bloomington, Lafayette, Richmond…



Sharon Rhodes at a recent Muncie-Delaware County Chamber of Commerce job fair held at the YMCA. Photo by: Mike Rhodes

Home Instead Senior Care® Announces New Recruiter

By: Skip Vorhees— Muncie, IN— Home Instead Senior Care® has announced the addition of Sharon Rhodes as Recruitment Coordinator. In her role, Sharon will be responsible for recruiting, interviewing and hiring caregivers for the Home Instead Senior Care® service area of Muncie, Anderson, Pendleton, Yorktown, Alexandria, Albany, Selma, Summitville, Eaton, Middletown, Parker…


(L-R) Kevin Nemyer is pictured with Brett Rinker, CEO of Thrive Credit Union. Photo provided.

Thrive Credit Union Recognizes Kevin Nemyer with Community Leader Award

By: Brittani Richards— Muncie, IN – One of the main values that Thrive Credit Union lives by is “community.” That is why the credit union began looking to recognize leaders in Delaware County who are helping the community “thrive” with the Thrive Community Leader Award. The first Thrive Community Leader Award…



Jay Julian, Pat Botts and Chris Caldwell are pictured outside the offices of Woof Boom radio. Photo by: Mike Rhodes

Listen: Jay Julian—This Week in Delaware County

By: Mike Rhodes— This Week in Delaware County is a radio program produced and hosted by Steve Lindell, Vice President / Director of Operations for Woof Boom Radio.  It is an in-depth public affairs program, with interview topics that range from healthier living, community events, government updates, and topics that generally do…


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Listen: Muncie On The Move Community Announcements

By: Mike Rhodes— Muncie, IN—If you did not attend the Muncie On the Move Breakfast for June, you can listen to the always popular Community Announcements below, courtesy of Steve Lindell and WLBC. Sample announcements include: Muncie Public Library, Hillcroft Services, Delaware County Historical Society, Door Prize Winners, United Way…



Designer Zach Poor and copywriter Allison Gregory of Intersection. Photo provided.

Intersection Advertising Agency Adds Designer and Copywriter to Creative Team

By: Allison Robbins— Full-service advertising agency expands creative team by two Ball State University graduates Muncie, IN— As of May 2017, Intersection—a full-service creative advertising agency in downtown Muncie—brought two employees, designer Zach Poor and copywriter Allison Gregory, on board full-time. Poor and Gregory interned for Intersection during the summer of…



Amy Leffingwell. Photo provided.

Farmhouse Creative Expands Staff

Muncie, IN— Muncie marketing firm Farmhouse Creative has expanded its staff with the addition of Amy Leffingwell as Project Manager. A Muncie native, Amy received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in History from Ball State University. Before joining Farmhouse Creative, Leffingwell worked in professional sales, media consulting and has extensive experience in creative writing and editing….


Signage installers and painters working at the new Art Van Furniture location in Muncie.

Art Van Furniture Announces New Store in Muncie

By: Amanda Braniecki— Former Dillman’s Furniture and Mattress has served Muncie community for 40 years Warren, MI—Hoosiers have a reason to celebrate as Art Van Furniture opens their fourth store in Indiana. The  furniture and mattress retailer has announced the opening of a 41,857-square-foot store in Muncie, Indiana. Formerly Dillman’s…