Tiara Hicks, owner of Rosebud Coffee House poses by the mural painted by Ball State Alum Sydney Johnson Oct.1. With this mural, Hicks aimed to brighten Hoyt avenue with a little bit of color. "I think it's attention getting, it stands out and it brings beauty to a very gray, ugly corner with a big storage unit across the street," Hicks said. Shwetha Sundarrajan, DN Communities 12/1/2021, 10:00am Local artist paints murals to bring Muncie’s southside community together By Shwetha Sundarrajan Drive on South Hoyt Avenue, and you’ll see businesses decorated with colorful murals, adding a pop of color to the otherwise bare street. Several local businesses, such as Rosebud Coffee House and the Common Market, have set up shops in Muncie's southside to bring the community together.