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Nebraska Baseball Eliminated From Big Ten Tournament Contention

With a Husker win on Saturday and a Purdue loss to Maryland, Nebraska could have found itself in the Big Ten Tournament in Omaha. Instead, Purdue and Maryland sat on the sidelines and watched as clouds, but no rain, passed over West Lafayette for several hours before deciding that Maryland needed to catch a bus to fly back home.
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Mosey Down Main Street draws crowd

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Folks of all ages moseyed, skated and ate their way through Main Street in Downtown Lafayette Saturday evening for the annual Mosey Down Main Street event. It was almost cancelled due to weather and about 20 vendors pulled out of the event for fear of...

Nebraska Wins Michigan State Series, Loses Conference Tournament Spot to “Weather”

Nebraska baseball entered Saturday needing to win for a chance to make the Big Ten Conference Tournament. But as Linkin Park said, “in the end it doesn’t even matter”. Despite the victory, weather in West Lafayette was enough for Purdue and Maryland to cancel the final game of their series, putting the Boilermakers into the final spot of the conference tournament.

Indiana author to give talk and book signing

FRANKFORT, Ind. (WLFI) — An Indiana author will be coming to the Frankfort Community Library to discuss her latest book. Author Janis Thornton will answer questions about her newest book, The 1965 Palm Sunday Tornadoes in Indiana. It features the stories of more than 100 Hoosiers who experienced the infamous Palm Sunday outbreak firsthand.

Purdue Baseball Drops Two to Maryland

First, the bad news. Maryland is very good at baseball and smacked around Purdue’s pitching for two games this weekend. Purdue baseball is still headed to the Big Ten Tournament on a technicality. Let’s look back at the abbreviated series, as senior day and the final home game of...

KV unified track heading to Regionals!

For the first time in school history the KV Unified track team will be competing in the IHSAA unified track regional. With their 2nd place finish at sectionals the team advances to the regional. The team gave McCutcheon a run for their money, McCutcheon had 110 points and KV was right behind them with 104. The Kougars beat third place Lafayette Jefferson by 1 point. Winning their heats in the 100 were Madi Myers, and Jessica Donovan. In the 400 Gabe Bristol, and Larry Hagen won their sections. In the long jump Aiden Howe was first, and in shotput the Kougars got 1st and 2nd place from Kayla Davis, and Zach Ritchie. The rest of the results are attached. CONGRATULATIONS KOUGARS! GOOD LUCK NEXT SATURDAY AT THE KOKOMO REGIONALS!

5/21/22 Purdue Coach Greg Goff

After Purdue's regular-season finale was canceled due to impending bad weather and Maryland's travel plans, Coach Greg Goff talks about the season's expectations and how he's excited for his team to enter next week's Big Ten Tournament.

Indiana man convicted of killing 26-year-old girlfriend and her 3 young kids

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (TCD) -- A jury found a 22-year-old man guilty this week of killing his girlfriend and her three young children in 2021. According to WANE-TV, Cohen Hancz-Barron was convicted of four counts of murder for the deaths of Sarah Zent, 26, Carter Zent, 5, Ashton Zent, 3, and Aubree Zent, 2. On Thursday, May 19, the jury sided with the prosecutors and agreed to the enhancement of life in prison without the possibility of parole.

Huskers take series with Michigan State, miss B1G Tournament

Nebraska baseball’s disappointing 2022 campaign came to an end Saturday at Haymarket Park with a 10-9 Michigan State, but the win brought with it the grim reality of a season of missed opportunities and oh-so-close moments. As Nebraska was leading the Spartans 9-3 in the eighth inning, Purdue officially...

FBI search warrant obtained by podcast reveals possible details about killer of two girls in Delphi, Indiana

CHICAGO (CBS) -- Chilling new details emerged Wednesday in the 2017 murders of two teen girls in Delphi, Indiana. An FBI search warrant obtained by the "Murder Sheet" podcast said the bodies of Abby Williams, 13, and Liberty German, 14, lost a lot of blood. The warrant also noted that the killer may have staged a murder scene and took souvenirs, but the warrant did not specify what they were. The warrant also disclosed a landowner named Ron Logan couldn't be ruled out as the man recorded on Liberty's saying "down the hill." The girls' bodies were found on Logan's property a day after they disappeared. Logan died in 2020.

Nature center hosts free and family-friendly celebration

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Saturday was a wet and muggy day, but that didn't stop the Celery Bog Nature Center from hosting its activities indoors. The 10th Annual Free Family Nature Celebration had a variety of family-friendly activities for people of all ages. Attendees got to enjoy arts and crafts, observe wild animals, view insect displays, and take a short nature hike.