Thursday, October 2
Today's Hours:

  
Central 9am-9pm
East Closed
McCollough 9am-8pm
North Park 9am-8pm
Oaklyn 9am-8pm
Red Bank 9am-8pm
Stringtown Closed
West Closed

 

Feel the History

UE Plane Crash
The Night It Rained Tears
 


A promising year for the University of Evansville basketball team, the Purple Aces, ended early one fateful night in 1977.

When departing for Murphysboro, Tennessee On December 13, 1977, their chartered DC3 airplane crashed shortly after takeoff. The tragedy is still shocking and remembered to this day.

For more information about the Feel the History project, please visit www.feelthehistory.com.