16 hrs ago
Area man marks 90th
The family of Charles "Charlie" R. Hunterman will host an open house to celebrate his 90th birthday 2 to 4a p.m. May 26 in Fellowship Hall at the First United Methodist Church, 201 E. Third St., Seymour.
Indianapolis Business News
Ball State University is investigating an atheist organization's complaint that one of the professors at the Indiana college is teaching religion rather than science.
Mon May 20, 2013
Ball State investigating intelligent design class
Ball State University is looking into complaints by evolutionists that a science and religion class using material on intelligent design material is promoting Christianity to its students.
Quiet tornado season a year after 14 die in Ind.
A little more than a year after tornadoes ripped across southern Indiana, killing 14 people and damaging or destroying hundreds of homes and businesses, the state has seen a relatively quiet tornado season.
Gary charter school finds sponsor in Calumet College
Charter School of the Dunes in Gary, one of the seven schools whose charter wasn't renewed by Ball State University, withdrew its appeal request because it has secured sponsorship from Calumet College of St.
Charter school families in limbo
Imagine Schools on Broadway is one of three area charter schools whose future remains uncertain after Ball State University revoked its charter.
Sun May 19, 2013
Former Ball State star Bonzi Wells target of lawsuit
A Muncie mother and son have filed suit against local basketball legend Bonzi Wells, alleging he kicked in the front door of their northeastside home, threatened them and later battered the man.
Ball State alum fiddling for Shania Twain
How did violinist Jason Mowery go from fiddling in small town shows in Indiana to performing nightly in Las Vegas with Shania Twain, one of the top-selling female country artists of all time? Before the former Fort Wayne resident performed for thousands in 18 countries on five continents, before playing the Grand Ole Opry, and even before the ... (more)
Fri May 17, 2013
Indiana State Police Major Recognized for 35 Years of Service
An Indiana State Police Major recently observed a milestone in his career as a result of achievement, service and dedication to the Indiana State Police Department and to the citizens of the State of Indiana.
Thu May 16, 2013
Carson Weingart to tour Japan
Carson Weingart, a junior at Ball State University, recently won the annual Ball State University Concerto Competition.
Wed May 15, 2013
Imagine loses Ball State charter appeals
MUNCIE Ball State University has closed the books on its January decision to pull its sponsorship of five academically struggling Indiana charter schools, including Imagine Schools on Broadway and Imagine MASTer Academy in Fort Wayne.
Tue May 14, 2013
Seymour man celebrating 90 years at open house
The family of Charles R. Hunterman plans to conduct an open house to celebrate his 90th birthday from 2 to 4a p.m. May 26 in Fellowship Hall at the First United Methodist Church, 201 E. Third St., Seymour.
Ball State says president's large salary unusual
The nearly $1 million salary that put Ball State University President Jo Ann Gora among the country's highest-paid public college leaders didn't come during a typical year, school officials said.
Mon May 13, 2013
Are college presidents worth their eye-popping salaries?
Graham B. Spanier Pennsylvania State University at University Park $2,906,721 Jay Gogue Auburn University $2,542,865 E. Gordon Gee Ohio State University-Main Campus $1,899,420 Alan G. Merten George Mason University $1,869,369 Jo Ann M. Gora Ball State University $984,647 Mary Sue Coleman University of Michigan system $918,783 Charles W. Steger ... (more)
The Indianapolis Star
Ball State's Jo Ann Gora among nation's highest paid public college presidents in 2012
A database compiled by the Chronicle of Higher Education listed Ball State University's President Jo Ann Gora as the nation's fifth-highest earning public college president from 2011 to 2012.
In Our View: Exercise for life: Stopping a health disaster
It's that time of year again: time to take stock of your life and consider the resolutions that already have fallen by the wayside.
Sun May 12, 2013
Va. public college presidents among nation's top paid
Former Penn State President Graham Spanier became the highest paid public college president of 2011-12 when he was forced out over his handling of the sex abuse scandal involving former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, according to a survey released Sunday.
Sat May 11, 2013
Two months today: where is Hannah Graham?
Today marks two months since Indiana teen Hannah Graham walked out the front door of her home in Crown Point.
The Indianapolis Star
IUPUI student overcomes memory loss to graduate
She woke up in a hospital bed, not quite herself. Her wrist was broken. Her ears buzzed.
Fri May 10, 2013
The Indianapolis Star
Developer planning $60M project near Ball State
A developer is planning a $60 million project with apartments, commercial storefronts and a parking garage a few blocks from the Ball State University campus.