• Hoops, Hope & Change: How Basketball Helped Two Indiana Schools Make History

    By Lance Rinker BUTLER UNIVERSITY Explore a portion of Indiana’s illustrious basketball history and learn about how two schools ignited hope and change in the ‘Hoosier State.’   Click here to read the script.

  • Make Good Decisions: The Brett Finbloom Story

    By Michael Becker BUTLER UNIVERSITY A rude awakening Norm and Dawn Finbloom made the 15-minute drive from their quiet Carmel, Ind. subdivision to St. Vincent Heart Center of Indiana in 10 minutes. The whole thing was a blur, a nightmare really. After the ring of the phone jolted them from their sleep a quarter till [...]

  • The Quest to Save Young Black Men

    By Aisha Townsend BUTLER UNIVERSITY Eric Brown, 14, has become very familiar with jail. After being in and out of courts at the Marion County Juvenile Detention Center eight times, Brown is now on house arrest with a very detailed probation. Brown’s father is also in and out of jail, making his absence a trigger [...]

  • Indianapolis’ rise to a sports identity

    By Marissa Johnson BUTLER UNIVERSITY A Friday night at 7 p.m. All quiet. Everything closed. Few people in sight. A ghost town. If it were Texas tumbleweeds might blow across the dusty streets. If you shot a canon down the street, you wouldn’t hit a single soul. But this was not the Wild West.  There [...]

  • A soldier’s sacrifice

      By Bree Stitt BUTLER UNIVERSITY  About one year ago, Army Sgt. Rex Tharp checked his pre-combat inspections for all important or sensible items. He packed his batteries for items that needed them and then set foot to patrol through the dusty desert of Kandahar, Afghanistan to look for the Taliban and gain information on [...]

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  • Civic Theatre continues capital campaign

    By Emma Edick BUTLER UNIVERSITY The Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre continues its capital campaign toward securing a home in Carmel, Ind., for the next century. The capital campaign is an agreement with the Carmel Redevelopment Commission. The Civic must raise

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  • Demand for apartments in Carmel continues to rise

    By Kaylie Ricks BUTLER UNIVERSITY Developers continue building apartments in Carmel because there is a large demand and market for them. The number of apartments in Carmel has increased within the last year. According to the most recent “Building and

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