Kevin Donley USF football

Cougars nearing early season opener

Out at Saint Francis the season is fast approaching, as the Cougars will play an early season opener this season when they travel to Trinity International on Saturday.


TOTW: Angola Hornets

We are proud to honor the Angola football team as our Optimum Performance Sports Team of the Week.

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Rabid bat discovered in Adams County

Despite the discovery, the Indiana State Board of Animal Health says residents shouldn’t be alarmed. The agency has provided guidelines on the best ways to avoid contracting the disease.

Daquavion T. Johnson

Murder charge filed in apartment shooting

Daquavion T. Johnson, AKA Pooder, is accused of murder in the shooting death of 19-year-old Leon-Dre Kyles-Thomas in the 1300 block of Greene Street just after noon Aug. 13.

This photo released by the St. Joseph County Jail shows Notre Dame cornerback Devin Butler. Butler was jailed Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016,  after a police officer said the player punched and slammed him to the ground outside a bar, Officers had to use a stun gun to subdue Butler in the altercation outside the Linebacker Lounge in South Bend, according to a probable cause affidavit. ( St. Joseph County Jail  via AP)

Notre Dame’s Butler charged with two felony counts

A Notre Dame cornerback taken into custody after allegedly punching a police officer and slamming the officer to the ground has been formally charged with felony counts of resisting law enforcement and battery against a public safety official.


Pet of the Week: 8/23/16

Asha GreyJoy is a 5 month old spayed female, gray and white Domestic Shorthair kitten. This pet has been at the shelter since August … More »

Chicago firefighters battle an apartment fire in the 8100 block of South Essex Avenue in the South Chicago neighborhood early on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016. The fire at a Chicago apartment building that appears to have been deliberately set killed multiple people Tuesday, police said. (Alexandra Chachkevitch/Chicago Tribune via AP)

Police: 3 children, man die in Chicago apartment fire

It took around 200 firefighters three hours to put out the blaze in a three-story building in the South Chicago neighborhood that was deliberately set. Witnesses said they saw residents leap from windows to escape.