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State Road 9 Lane Closure Between I-69 and Huntsville Starts Sept. 11

State Road 9 Lane Closure Between I-69 and Huntsville Starts Sept. 11

HUNTSVILLE –  E & B Paving plans to close one lane of southbound State Road 9 for pavement repairs between Interstate 69 and Huntsville Road starting on or after Monday, Sept. 11. The alternating lane closures are expected to last about two weeks. One lane of southbound State Road 9 will remain open through the […]

Equifax breach affects approximately 3.8 million Hoosiers

Equifax breach affects approximately 3.8 million Hoosiers

Here are some steps to protect yourself. INDIANAPOLIS – Attorney General Curtis Hill today advised Hoosiers to take immediate steps to protect themselves in the wake of a data breach affecting customers of Equifax, including up to 143 million Americans nationwide and 3.8 million Indiana residents. Equifax, one of the largest consumer credit reporting agencies in […]

Heavy alcohol use alters brain functioning differently in young men and women

Heavy alcohol use alters brain functioning differently in young men and women

Scientists have found that brain functions in young men and women are changed by long-term alcohol use, but that these changes are significantly different in men and women. This indicates not only that young people might be at increased risk of long-term harm from alcohol use, but also that the risks are probably different in […]

Verizon commits $10 million to support Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

Verizon commits $10 million to support Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

HOUSTON – Verizon today announced support of South Texas through a $10 million pledge to fund Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. The nation’s most reliable wireless provider has partnered with local and state government officials to identify four non-profit agencies to support that are working on-the-ground on both immediate and long-term needs. Verizon will share the specific details regarding the non-profits in […]

First Choice for Women Ribbon Cutting & Open House

First Choice for Women Ribbon Cutting & Open House

Join us in celebrating with First Choice for Women at their new facility during their Ribbon Cutting & Open House. Thursday, August 31st at 1:30 p.m. there will be a Ribbon Cutting ceremony, an Open House and tours will be available from 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  Light Refreshments will be served. Date/Time Information: Thursday, August 31, […]

Eclipse day timeline from coast to coast

Eclipse day timeline from coast to coast

When will you see the total solar eclipse? AccuWeather Global Weather Center – August 21, 2017  – AccuWeather reports The biggest celestial event of 2017 will take place on Monday, Aug. 21, but you may miss it if you do not know precisely when to look. Western US The moon’s shadow will travel from the West Coast to the […]

AG Hill: Avoid purchasing protective solar eclipse eyewear on the secondary market

AG Hill: Avoid purchasing protective solar eclipse eyewear on the secondary market

INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill is reminding Hoosiers who plan on viewing Monday’s solar eclipse to make sure they purchase protective eyewear that is approved by NASA or the American Astronomical Society. Hoosiers who are anxiously awaiting the first solar eclipse since 1979 need to be careful when buying protective eyewear or creating safe […]

PANCAKE BREAKFASTS KICK OFF UNITED WAY 2017 CAMPAIGN

PANCAKE BREAKFASTS KICK OFF UNITED WAY 2017 CAMPAIGN

United Way of Madison County will kick off its fall campaign season by hosting free pancake breakfasts at the four county farmers market venues. ANDERSON, IN – With this year’s campaign, United Way is striving for growth not just in money raised but also in the number of advocates and volunteers working on behalf of the […]

Protect your eyes during the eclipse

Protect your eyes during the eclipse

NASA has information at https://eclipse2017.nasa.gov/safety. As we approach Monday’s eclipse I we wanted to take an opportunity to remind everyone how import it is to NOT LOOK DIRECTLY AT THE ECLIPSE WITHOUT TAKING PRECAUTIONS. Taken from the NASA website: Looking directly at the sun is unsafe except during the brief total phase of a solar […]

Juvenile arrested after social media threats

Juvenile arrested after social media threats

INDIANAPOLIS – Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) In collaboration with the Warren School Police, IMPD Cyber Crimes, and IMPD Criminal Intelligence has made an arrest reference to the threat made to Warren Central Schools. Just before 7:00 p.m., on 8.16.17 Officers were dispatched to 2200 block of Prairie Fire Lane reference reports of intimidation. When […]

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