- Local News
Annisa Rainey, communications coordinator for the town of Brownsburg, gives out shopping bags to patrons of the town’s farmers market, which occurs every Thursday starting at 4:30 p.m.
Most area farmers’ markets in full swing
As summer settles in, many Hendricks County residents will be frequenting local farmers’ markets for the best homegrown produce the county has to offer.
Private animal shelter sees big growth
In 2011, Renee Harlor and Cherie Fox set a goal of opening their own animal shelter and humane education center by the end of the following year. They were a couple months late and don’t yet have the permanent facility they seek, but Misty Eyes now officially has a home.
NITE Ride celebrates 20 years
Indiana’s largest organized bicycle ride will celebrate its 20th anniversary this year on June 22.
Ham radio operators to host field day
When an ice storm, tornado, or even an earthquake knocks out power and cell phones in Hendricks County — and for days not even police radios work — how will the vital messages get through?
One key service that will work is amateur radio, and local licensed “ham” operators will be ready, in part because of their annual field day this weekend in Danville.
Indianapolis champions lung cancer cause
Local residents are fueling the national movement to double lung cancer survival at the inaugural Free to Breathe Indianapolis Run/Walk June 22 at Fort Harrison State Park in Indianapolis.
The event will feature a 5k run/walk and 1-mile walk, followed by a rally, tot trot, silent auction, and family activities. Proceeds from the event support the National Lung Cancer Partnership’s programs dedicated to doubling lung cancer survival by 2022.
- Most area farmers’ markets in full swing
2013 Flyer All-County softball team selected
With such a successful season by many county teams, it should come as no surprise the all-county softball team was a large one. Tri-West won a state title, Plainfield advanced to semistate, Cascade made it to regionals, and Avon and Bethesda played in sectional final games, showcasing the area’s talent for the state to see.
- Injured Mavunga enjoys all-star experience
- 2013 Flyer All-County Baseball team chosen
- Orioles finish sixth at state
- Avon sits fourth after Day 1
- 2013 Flyer All-County softball team selected