Alexandria Wins Housing Award

The City of Alexandria has been presented with the 2018 Excellence in Affordable Housing Award for The Mercantile, a low-income and senior housing community in downtown Alexandria. Three years in the works, The Mercantile, which opened earlier this year, is home to Horner’s Midtown Market and 26 housing units.

BSU Homecoming Week Continues

Ball State University’s Homecoming Week continues. On the agenda today is the annual Student Scholarship Talent Search. Students will compete for a $500 scholarship at 7:30 p.m. in Emens Auditorium. The week of festivities wraps at 3 p.m. Saturday when the Cardinals face Eastern Michigan University in Scheumann Stadium.