University of Evansville Alum Rami Malek Wins Best Actor at the Oscars

first_imgSterling Square hosted an Oscar watch party featuring food and desserts. The event also serves as a fundraiser for the university’s new lab theatre.“It also serves us very well in recruiting purposes,” says UE theatre director Sharla Cowden.“We audition over 22 hundred students every year. You accept only 40 in the first year class, so we really feel this will bow well for us on a national level too, being able to improve the quality of students that come to the university.”In addition to watching the Oscars, patrons played games including guessing who would win in each category.FacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailShare FEBRUARY 24TH, 2019 AMANDA PORTER INDIANAThe University of Evansville community is celebrating the achievements of one of its own. 2003 UE graduate Rami Malek is nominated for the best actor award for his portrayal of Queen lead singer Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody.last_img read more

Authorities remain silent on charges connected to restaurant raids

first_imgBatesville, In. — Law enforcement officials have remained tight-lipped about the nature and scope of the criminal investigation into a raid conducted at four Mexican restaurants Thursday, but this statement has been released:In response to inquiries regarding the search warrants served Thursday across southeastern Indiana, the involved law enforcement agencies and prosecuting attorneys issue the following statement:In Indiana, prosecutors are bound by the Indiana Rules of Professional Conduct. Pursuant to those Rules, we may not offer comment on this matter at this time, except to state that a criminal investigation is pending. In the same way, all law enforcement officers are bound to honor those Rules and will not be offering comment on the pending investigation.If the investigation results in charges, there will be public records to which the public may be referred for further information. In the meantime, all subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty.Respectfully,Lynn M. Deddens                                                   Nathan W. Harter IVDearborn/Ohio County Prosecutor                              Decatur County ProsecutorMelvin F. Wilhelm                                                  Philip J. CavinessFranklin County Prosecutor                                            Rush County ProsecutorAndrew Bryson                                                      Union County Prosecutor                                                Indiana Office of the Attorney GeneralLindsay Hyer                                                                                   Indiana State Excise PIOlast_img read more