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@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com Local & National News  — Good day to you on this day that the NCAA Tournament continues and Indy’s number four-seed Butler takes the court tonight to do battle with number one seed…North Carolina. (More on that below in sports…) Only one of Indiana’s Republican congressmen remains unsure about the GOP plan to move past Obamacare. […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com Sports  —  It’s basketball madness for local colleges and the pros on this St. Patrick’s Day weekend.  Indiana University is turning the page in their men’s basketball program leaving coach Tom Crean in the last chapter. IU fired Crean on Thursday after nine seasons in Bloomington. They made this move on the same day that three […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com Sports  —  It’s a big day for Boilermakers, Bulldogs & Fighting Irish! The NCAA Tournament ‘Round of 64’ tips off on this pre-St. Patty’s Day Thursday leaving lots of teams looking to exhibit skill while welcoming a bit of luck usually associated with the Irish. Three Indiana schools are getting in on today’s action. Purdue is the […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com News & Sports  —  Good day to you on a chilly Monday that happens to be National K9 Veterans Day and National Napping Day (in which a nap sounds great after losing an hour due the weekend’s time change). Today is also National Jewel Day, National Earmuff Day, and National Good Samaritan Day–those last two might come in […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com News  & Sports  — Good day to you on this stormy/keep your umbrellas at the ready Ash Wednesday. Ash Wednesday is the first day of Lent for many in the Christian community—beginning the official countdown to Easter which falls this year on April 16. It’s going to take most of the day to clean-up parts of […]

March Madness fans across the state kick their fan-dom into full gear today as Indiana men’s college teams begin their tourney journey. All five of the Indiana teams in the NCAA Tournament are in the Midwest Region. Notre Dame (Fighting Irish), Butler (Bulldogs) and Purdue (Boilermakers) are in action today as the Round of 64 action kicks […]

PUPD Chief Cox confirmed one make suspect in custody and one deceased individual (also male). Chief Cox also confirmed the suspect gave himself up to officials but is not being cooperative with information. They have not identified the name or other information regarding the suspect or the deceased individual. Another news conference is scheduled for […]

This is happening now! Students at Purdue University in Lafayette, IN have been told to take shelter after a shooting happened on the campus! One person is already in custody! We have a live stream courtesy of RTV6 on what’s going on! See it here!

Darrell Hazell is the 35th head football coach in Purdue University history. He’s the first African-American head football coach at either Big Ten school in this state and only the fourth African-American Big Ten head football coach in history. Coach Hazell appeared live on Afternoons with Amos and talked with Amos about his making history […]

Sam Ostarello’s only issue Sunday was with teammate Taylor Manuel. It certainly wasn’t with Liberty, which entered the NCAA tournament first-round game as the nation’s leader in rebounding margin. Ostarello single-handily destroyed those numbers after pulling down 17 rebounds, as the 21st-ranked Boilermakers rolled past the Lady Flames 77-43 at the KFC Yum! Center. Manuel, […]

Another Big Ten Tournament championship for Sharon Versyp’s team means a game close to home for the opening rounds of the NCAA Tournament. The Purdue women’s team found out on Monday night that they will be a fourth seed in the Oklahoma City region and will be in Louisville for potentially two games to start […]