Saint Francis women’s basketball pick up 700th program win

Down by two in the second quarter, the University of Saint Francis made a special run that resulted in a special milestone in the 43-year history of the women’s basketball program — 700 wins — on Saturday at Hutzell Athletic Center.The Lady Cougars unleashed a 16-0 run on Goshen College that led to a 72-61 win in a Crossroads League clash that helped USF to a three-way tie for fourth place with the Maple Leafs and Huntington.

Saint Francis takes down Goshen 80-72

Both teams shot over 50 percent in the first half, USF finishing at .560 on 14-for-25 shooting and GC .519 on 14-for-27 shooting.

Markle cabin gets new home, professors study its origins

A piece of history was on the move in Markle. A log cabin, which could date back to the 1830s, has a new home in the town’s Old Mill Park. There’s some mystery about the log cabin. It’s believed it belonged to Albert Draper the first white settler in Huntington County.

Man assaulted by caretaker, critically hurt

According to police, an investigation found that an altercation between a male victim and a female caretaker led to the woman hitting the man in the head.

Trump’s nominee for Army secretary withdraws his name

The Military Times reported that Vincent Viola said in a statement he was “deeply honored” to be nominated but cited his inability to successfully navigate the confirmation process and Defense Department rules concerning family businesses.