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  • Monday, November 23, 2015 11:47 PM

    Good and reliable communications are essential for quick and effective response times, especially for fire and rescue squads.  With changes in radio frequency, the Waynetown Volunteer Fire Department has been gradually replacing its paging radios to allow for better communications.  Ten have already been replaced and with a $1,000 Community Engagement Grant from the Montgomery County Community Foundation, they will purchase two more. 

  • Monday, November 23, 2015 11:46 PM

    The holidays can be very hectic time for Hoosiers, and in the rush taking simple safety precautions can be overlooked. The Indiana Department of Homeland Security and the Indiana State Police are reminding Hoosiers to keep safety in mind when shopping in stores or online this holiday season.

  • Monday, November 23, 2015 11:44 PM
    New Ross Christian Church is hosting their fourth annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner. Church elder Mark Perry said the church hopes people will come enjoy dinner with them, especially those who don’t have any place to celebrate. 
  • Turtle on a fencepost
    Monday, November 23, 2015 11:41 PM

    If you see a turtle on a fencepost you know one thing for certain, “Somebody helped him get up there,” said Bill Boone, the first inductee at Saturday’s Southmont Hall of Fame induction ceremony at the Crawfordsville Country Club. Boone’s point was that his induction as legend award winner would not have been possible without all the help he had during his career.

  • Monday, November 23, 2015 11:40 PM
  • Sunday, November 22, 2015 11:32 PM
    This year’s Downtown Party Night will kick off the holiday season with style. The event will feature shopping deals for Small Business Saturday, an art opening at Athens Art Gallery, holiday traditions such as the tree lighting, a Santa visit and carriage rides. 
  • Hoosiers winner comes to town
    Sunday, November 22, 2015 11:30 PM
    Hubler Chevrolet teemed with people of all ages Saturday morning. Everyone wanted to meet the 1954 recipient of the famed Mr. Basketball award:  Bobby Plump, the man who made the winning shot that took the Milan High School basketball team to state champion status. In an outdoor heated tent, Plump could be found signing autographs, basketballs and retelling his favorite Indiana basketball stories. 
  • Meaning, value shared
    Saturday, November 21, 2015 1:22 AM
    The VFW had a full house on Friday night as veterans and friends came to enjoy a meal and listen to retired Wabash English professor Toby Herzog talk about the meaning and value of war stories. 
  • Saturday, November 21, 2015 1:21 AM
    With Thanksgiving only a week away and Christmas only five weeks away, MainSource Bank is in full Santa helper mode!  This week they donated $2,000 to the Youth Service Bureau for the REINdear program. 
  • Be a REINdear
    Saturday, November 21, 2015 1:20 AM
    With the arrival of the 2015 holiday season, Athena Sport & Fitness and the Montgomery County Youth Services Bureau are teaming up to give back to the community with the annual REINdear (Reaching Everyone in Need) toy drive.  This year, with corporate employees help, Athena Sport & Fitness hopes to provide hundreds of toys to needy children and bring smiles to the faces of those children. 

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