Madison County

White River in Mounds Park is now free flowing. Plans to dam the river could cause damage
Mar 20, 2015 |
Economic interests want local government to proceed with $450 million reservoir By Rick Yencer ANDERSON, INDIANA (NEWS) -  Don't let the river divide us was a cry of one Yorktown businessman this week as Heart of the River called on Madison County economic interests to abandon the $450 million reservoir. "Good and sound science states this project is not feasible," said Marian Osborne-Berky as she gave a passionate...
Oct 15, 2014 |
ANDERSON, INDIANA - Charlene Davis, 94, went home to be with the Lord, Monday, October 13, 2014, at Crownpointe Assisted Living in Anderson.  She was born March 1, 1920, in Randolph County, the daughter of Miltie O. and Ruby Pegg Jackson, and attended Yorktown schools.  She married Glen Davis, October 6, 1937, and had sixty-one wonderful years together.  They enjoyed taveling, took many trips to...
Oct 08, 2014 |
FREE PRESS REPORT ANDERSON, INDIANA (NEWS) -  Hall Of Fame Songwriter Steve Wallace’s songs "Anderson Speedway" and “Heidi”will benefit the American Cancer Society for every time the songs are played on his website. Streaming Royalties for each time the songs are played on Wallace's website  will go to help fight Breast Cancer and other cancers through out the month of October. "My Dad passed...
Aug 21, 2014 |
Casino Insider Website Offers Advice and Tips for Casino Fans FREE PRESS REPORT ANDERSON, INDIANA (NEWS) - Located north of Indianapolis in Anderson, Hoosier Park Racing & Casino is Indiana’s one-stop destination for gaming, racing, dining, entertainment and much more. Operating in Madison County, Indiana, they have become a part of the local community. To help people, Hoosier Park Racing...
Aug 11, 2014 |
No property acquired so far By Rick Yencer ANDERSON, INDIANA (NEWS) -  Management and funding for the proposed Mounds Lake moves forward as community leaders plan a series of meetings next week to talk about the $450 million project.  In the past week, details of dam locations, pool depths and proposed  management have been offered by the Corporation for Economic Development of Anderson/Madison...
Aug 02, 2014 |
Reggie after a week of practice: Feeling good By Rick Yencer ANDERSON, INDIANA (SPORTS) - Coach Chuck Pagano told Indianapolis Colts fans Friday morning that the team was off to a good start as Reggie Wayne reported the night before he was "feeling good" after a week of practice. Pagano's visit to the city's annual Colts breakfast drew a big crowd at Reardon Auditorium as more than 7,500 fans...
Jun 24, 2014 |
FREE PRESS REPORT PENDLETON, INDIANA (NEWS) - Last night around 11:20 p.m. a north bound semi that failed to slow down for slowed traffic entering a construction zone on I-69 caused a chain reaction crash that claimed one life and involved four vehicles. Troopers, who were at the rear of the construction zone trying to slow down traffic entering the zone, said the initial vehicle that was struck...
May 29, 2014 |
Rise Above The Mark encouraging equal education for all By Rick Yencer ANDERSON, INDIANA (NEWS) - The 2011 school reform movement supported by Republican lawmakers and then Gov. Mitch Daniels was no more than sham to let corporate interests dismantle traditional public educations, according to a group of experts. Dr. Rocky Killion, superintendent of West Lafayette Community Schools, proclaimed...
May 18, 2014 |
By Heather Collins ANDERSON, INDIANA (ENTERTAINMENT) - As tradition would have it, Clint Black was killin’ it Friday night in Indiana and still keeping it country. Black nearly sold out the Terrace Showroom at Hoosier Park Racing and Casino Friday night in Anderson, IN. Black began the show solo playing familiar tracks from his first album, Killin’ Time released in 1989. Black sprinkled the first...
May 09, 2014 |
FREE PRESS REPORT PENDLETON, INDIANA (NEWS) - The Indiana State Police Pendleton Post held its annual memorial service today to remember those ISP employees who have given their lives in the line of duty. Troopers were brought to attention and the Indiana State Police Honor Guard presented the colors. Roll call of the fallen was read by Area Captain Robert Burke and District Commander, Lieutenant...
May 05, 2014 |
140th Kentucky Derby Makes For $35,000 Mega Payday FREE PRESS REPORT ANDERSON, INDIANA (NEWS) - For the second consecutive year, Hoosier Park Racing & Casino provided guests a ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ opportunity to place a $10,000 Kentucky Derby win bet on the horse of their choice in this year’s edition of the Kentucky Derby and for the second consecutive year, a winning bet was made. The...