| Aug 26, 2012
| 5:22 PM
The Purdue Student Government will hold a memorial service for Neil Armstrong, who was an alumnus and Apollo astronaut.
The memorial service will be held in front of the Neil A. Armstrong Hall of Engineering at 701 W. Stadium Ave.
He was the first human...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 8:01 PM
He was an American hero but also a proud Purdue University alumnus. Astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, died Saturday at the age of 82.
Monday, a memorial service at Purdue showed just how deep his legacy still runs on the...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 3:04 PM
As a defensive tackle, Poly coach Larry Webster experienced full-contact practice almost every day of his 20-year playing career, usually twice a day.
It wouldn't be easy for the former Raven to adjust to coaching a football team that could soon be...
| Sep 2, 2012
By now, the idea of airline baggage charges, extra legroom at a cost, paying for food and so on, has become for travelers a bit like the preflight safety spiel about how seat belts work.
It may annoy. Or perhaps it has become so common that it no...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 2:41 PM
Friends of a teen who fell five stories to his death from a balcony are recounting what happened.
Xavier Somerville died Monday after police broke up a party where many of those in attendance were drinking. Somerville was a Lawrence Central High School...
| Sep 13, 2012
After she'd earned a degree from Purdue University and spent five years working at Northwestern University, Kristen Perkins might have had enough of school.
But Perkins will be slipping in and out of classes at Evanston Township High School, meeting with...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 7:14 PM
This weekend, Zionsville High School's graduating class of 2012 is expected to set a world record for having the most twins to receive a diploma.
Out of 436 students in the senior class, 28 have always had another half through their high school years....
| Jun 5, 2012
| 7:29 PM
Students in three classes at McKinley Elementary School gave their parents and siblings a lesson in building positive traits with an after-school musical performance titled “Character Matters.”
About 90 students, representing two fourth-grade...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 9:10 PM
Orange Coast College named a new vice president of instruction with expertise in accreditation issues.
North Dakota native John Weispfenning will take over July 2. He will oversee all instructional divisions, curriculum, academic scheduling and...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 9:01 AM
BROWN COUNTY, Ind -- Indiana conservation officers are investigating the death of a Granger woman who died after a tree fell on her while she was giving a horse-guided tour in Brown County Sunday.
Police say 20-year-old Chelsea Ann Lovett of Granger...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 3:05 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The next time you stay in a hotel, you might want to bring some extra hand-sanitizer.
A study on contamination levels in hotel rooms led by the University of Houston, presented on Sunday at the American Society of Microbiology,...