One shell of a good time
INDIANAPOLIS — The slowest spectacle in sports returned for a 33rd consecutive year this week as the Zoopolis 500 Tortoise Race was held at the Indianapolis Zoo.
Memorial Day ceremonies set
Representatives of the Danville American Legion Post 118 have a full morning planned for Memorial Day, May 27.
Tornado touches down in North Salem
The National Weather Service confirmed a touchdown of two Enhanced Fujita (EF)-0 level tornadoes Tuesday morning, one in Hendricks County and one in neighboring Putnam County.
Legislature had little taste for alcohol bills
INDIANAPOLIS — When it comes to alcohol, the 2013 legislative session may be marked more by what it didn’t do to boost booze sales than what it did.
Wounded veteran gets a new home
ANDERSON — Tim Senkowski is looking forward to eating Thanksgiving dinner with his family in his new home.
Annual tortoise race returns to zoo
On your mark. Get set. Slow! The 33rd running of Zoopolis 500 presented by the American Dairy Association is May 22 at the Indianapolis Zoo. Considered the “Greatest Spectacle in Tortoise Racing,” this event is one of the zoo’s most popular and longest running traditions.
Program promotes urban fishing
Fishing is one leisurely pursuit that’s not exactly conducive to city living. But the Indiana Department of Natural Resources’ Division of Fish & Wildlife is working to change that throughout the state with its Go FishIN in the City program.
Main Street rocks for seventh straight year
Main Street in Speedway will be loud and proud for the seventh consecutive year when the annual Rockin’ on Main Street event runs from 5 to 11 p.m. this Friday.
Ben Davis wins girls’ track and field sectionals
For the first time since 2009, the Ben Davis girls’ track and field team are sectional champions.
Giants lap sectional field
The No. 5-ranked Ben Davis boys’ track team left no doubt as to its strength as the Giants rang up first-place finishes in 11 of 16 events and advanced to regional in all 16 events as they won the IHSAA Track Sectional team title last Thursday at Ben Davis High School.
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