Indiana State put forth its vision for its athletics during a presentation on Thursday. Included was a new baseball-softball facility, a basketball practice facility and either an on-campus football stadium or renovation of Memorial Stadium.
NEW PARIS [mdash] Jerry Wayne Needler, 73, died Thursday at his home. He was born in Bluffton to Ernest E. and Edna (Blanchard) Needler. On May 30, 1986, he married Vivian Scarbeary and she survives. Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret Funeral Home is handling arrangements. www.rrefh.com.