- Man who left high school for WWII to graduate from Purdue Updated: May-04-15 6:01 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Jerry Cole was determined to get a college degree even after dropping out of high school to enlist in the Navy during World War II at 16 years old. He'll fulfill that goal Saturday when he earns a degree in organizational leadership from Purdue University.
- Student group pushes for rape crisis center at Purdue Updated: May-03-15 4:08 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A group of Purdue University students is urging school officials to establish a rape crisis center on campus so that victims can get help sooner, especially after hours.
- Amtrak, Indiana reach another extension for passenger line Updated: May-01-15 2:47 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Amtrak and Indiana officials are giving themselves another 60 days to reach long-term deals with a private contractor that will help operate a passenger line between Indianapolis and Chicago.
- Lafayette police investigating after body found on sidewalk Updated: May-01-15 8:08 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Lafayette police are investigating after a man's body was found on a sidewalk by a newspaper columnist who was walking his dog.
- High school students ready to shine in Academic Super Bowl Updated: May-01-15 4:01 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Some of Indiana's brightest high school students will converge on Purdue University next weekend for an annual academic competition that this year will test their knowledge of ancient Rome.
- Purdue students warned to be safe after IU student's killing Updated: Apr-28-15 10:15 am
- Beering burial to be 1st on Purdue campus in 72 years Updated: Apr-25-15 2:55 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Purdue University is preparing for its first burial on campus in 72 years as plans are finalized to lay former first lady Jane Beering to rest on Slayter Hill.
- Indianapolis Star reporter wins top Indiana SPJ honor Updated: Apr-25-15 11:25 am
INDIANAPOLIS - Indianapolis Star reporter Marisa Kwiatkowski has been named Indiana Journalist of the Year by the Society of Professional Journalists' Indiana Chapter.
- Indiana fugitive dies in gunfight with Tennessee deputies Updated: Apr-24-15 3:52 pm
LIVINGSTON, Tennessee - Police say a man wanted by Indiana police has died in Tennessee after exchanging gunfire with deputies.
- W. Lafayette public works director has a talent for music Updated: Apr-22-15 9:46 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - When people visit Morton Community Center, sometimes they'll hear a classical concerto or some Billy Joel coming from the piano in the front hallway.
- Purdue University creating 980-acre aerospace district Updated: Apr-22-15 7:10 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Purdue University plans to create a 980-acre aerospace district in West Lafayette.
- Man dead in Lafayette shooting that led to school lockdowns Updated: Apr-21-15 6:02 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Lafayette police say one person has died in a shooting that prompted at least 10 schools to go on temporary lockdowns.
- Purdue unveils technology park focused on aerospace industry Updated: Apr-21-15 2:13 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Purdue University has unveiled plans to establish an aerospace technology park that will allow it to partner with private companies to research and design new technology.
- Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers Updated: Apr-21-15 2:05 pm
Journal & Courier, Lafayette. April 18, 2015.
- Purdue team helps Thai village artists with business model Updated: Apr-21-15 9:11 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - It takes artisans in a small village in Thailand somewhere between two and 10 years to handcraft their wood carvings and sculptures, a skill and tradition passed down for generations.
- Northern Indiana dog breeder now owes over $70K in fines Updated: Apr-21-15 8:13 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A northwestern Indiana border collie breeder now owes more than $70,000 after a judge determined he was ignoring an August court order limiting him to owning no more than three adult dogs.
- Purdue faculty urge repeal of religious objections law Updated: Apr-20-15 5:38 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Purdue University faculty leaders are calling on the General Assembly to repeal a law that sparked boycotts and protests amid fears it would allow discrimination against gays and others.
- Man charged after toddler suffers serious head injuries Updated: Apr-20-15 4:37 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A central Indiana man faces three felony charges after an 18-month-old girl suffered life-threatening head injuries while in his care.
- Purdue center A.J. Hammons will return for final season Updated: Apr-18-15 2:54 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Purdue center A.J. Hammons says he will return for his senior season, after helping the Boilermakers return to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2012.
- Elkhart newspaper takes top honors in IAPME contest Updated: Apr-17-15 9:47 pm
INDIANPOLIS, Indiana - Anne Christnovich, Tim Vandenack, Sarah Welliver and the staff of The Elkhart Truth won top honors at the Indiana Associated Press Media Editors' awards ceremony Friday for their coverage of the five-year aftermath of the Great Recession.
- 5 dog flu cases in Lafayette area bring Indiana total to 17 Updated: Apr-17-15 1:20 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - The number of dog flu cases in Indiana has reached 17 with the confirmation of five additional cases in the Lafayette area.
- Burglars break into Lafayette home while family attends wake Updated: Apr-17-15 7:58 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Authorities are investigating a burglary that took place at a Lafayette home while the residents attended a funeral service.
- Frank Lloyd Wright home in Indiana wins landmark status Updated: Apr-17-15 3:53 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - An Indiana house that famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright designed for a Purdue University professor has won National Historic Landmark status.
- Lafayette day shelter for homeless to close in May Updated: Apr-16-15 4:04 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - The only day shelter for the homeless in Lafayette says it will close at the end of May due to declining funding.
- Nursing students collect shoes for water in Uganda Updated: Apr-15-15 3:26 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Your spare shoes could provide clean water to families in Uganda.