Homestead’s Jack Ferguson commits to Colgate

Homestead sharp shooter Jack Ferguson has found a home in the Patriot League as the 6-foot-3 guard verbally committed to Colgate University on Tuesday, WANE-TV has confirmed.

Senators approve ban on sanctuary campuses in final vote


The move is largely symbolic because Indiana has no sanctuary campuses. Schools including Indiana University, the University of Notre Dame and Ball State University have faced pressure from students and faculty members but haven’t taken action.

2 people find dead bat in salad they were eating

The dead bat was found in a packaged salad eaten by two people in Florida. Fresh Express has recalled its Organic Marketside Spring Mix, which was shipped to Wal-Mart stores in the Southeast.

Pet of the Week: 4/11/17

Chuck is a 7-month-old neutered male, brown and white Dachshund-wirehaired mix puppy. This pet has been at the shelter since April 3.

NACS board member dies on vacation

John Hilger died while vacationing with his wife in Europe over Northwest Allen County Schools’s spring break. He reportedly suffered a heart attack aboard a cruise ship.