MUNCIE, Ind. (WISH) - Ball State University has dropped its charters for seven schools across the state, including one in Indianapolis.
The university announced Tuesday it won't renew its contract with Imagine Indiana Life Sciences Academy-East in Indianapolis. It also won't renew its charter with Kenneth A. Christmon STEMM Leadership Academy in Richmond along with three schools in Fort Wayne and two schools in Gary.
Ball State gave five-year contract renewals to Options Charter School in Noblesville and Dr. Robert H. Faulkner Academy in Marion. Two other area schools, Hoosier Academy in Indianapolis and Anderson Preparatory Academy in Anderson, received three-year contract extensions under certain performance conditions.
The university currently has 42 charter schools it oversees.
A winter weather advisory was issued for Wayne, Union, Switzerland, Ripley, Ohio, Franklin, Fayette and Dearborn counties on Saturday night.
Lawrence Police are investigating an overnight shooting in the 8800 block of Pendleton Pike. Police say the shooting happened around 3 a.m. Sunday morning.
Hendricks County has a lot to offer for people wanting to shop locally for Christmas. Dick Wolfsie spent some time in Danville getting to know what options are available there.