With paint in place, the new futsal court at Offutts Park is complete. A grand opening tournament is being planned on a Sunday within the next several weeks.
Millicent Fahie said, “My heart is overjoyed with this response.” She is pictured on Saturday, standing with bags of clothing donated to The Shelter. Fahie, a Connersville native who lives in Indianapolis, came home to collect the clothing, which will be made available to people without home…
A Connersville woman has been selected for a volunteer position with the National Organization for Rare Disorders and is helping promote a virtual discussion event on Wednesday.
Kimberly Reisinger Craig and Kelly Reisinger Robinson normally spend the first weekend of August at Twinsburg, Ohio. But with that community’s annual Twins Fest cancelled by coronavirus, they are have hopes for what they are calling Twins Take Over Indiana.
This is the third of three parts recalling Connersville’s participation in The History Channel Great Race from Boston to Sacramento in 2000. Not only did a team from here win its division in the race but the city also hosted drivers and teams on June 7, 2000.
This is the second of three parts recalling Connersville’s participation in The History Channel Great Race from Boston to Sacramento in 2000. Not only did a team from here win its division in the race but the city also hosted drivers and teams on June 7, 2000.
This is the first of a three parts recalling Connersville’s participation in The History Channel Great Race from Boston to Sacramento in 2000. Not only did a team from here win its division in the race but the city also hosted drivers and teams on June 14, 2000.
Conner Quilters awarded their annual scholarship to Reagan Patton, daughter of Jason Patton and Hollie Benton. She plans on attending Ball State University in the fall to study pediatric oncology. Pictured are, from left, from Lori Dickerson, Reagan Patton, Judy Bryson; and in back, Lillian …
Two toddlers became playmates in the pool at Roberts Park Family Aquatics Center on Monday. Kai Hughes, left, came with his mother, Kira Hughes, and Easton Abernathy, came with his mother, Natalie Abernathy. The pool, with social distancing rules in place, opened for the first time this year…
In November of 1925 Louis Armstrong recorded his first record, WSM radio premiered the Grand Ole Opry and “Silent Cal” Calvin Coolidge was in the White House.
Members of the Fayette Garden Club and friends recently planted 17 downtown planters and the circle at the Clio Fountain at Central and Virginia avenues. Pictured at the fountain are, from left, Linda Mason, Kathy Rhodes, Barbara Hickman, Becky Kalkhoff, Donna Scott, Carol Miller, Connie Rob…
Faculty at St. Gabriel Catholic School visited sixth graders late last week, bringing them yard signs to congratulate them on passing the sixth grade. Emma Maze is pictured with her sign.
Because of the COVID-19 health emergency, the eighth annual Honoring Our Elders Luncheon has been postponed until Thursday, Sept. 17, at the John H. Miller Community Center in Roberts Park.
Although the COVID-19 health emergency is serious – sometimes deadly serious – there’s no saying you can’t have a bit of fun while complying with guidelines for social distancing.
Most mornings I start my day with a daily reading from three different devotionals. One morning just a few days after the coronavirus event was announced, I had finished the devotionals and was meditating on the readings. All of a sudden, without thought or hesitation, I heard myself say the…
Oakley Peters, 5, and Gunlee Peters, 4, decorated the Whitewater Valley Primary Care so that all the medical staff could see something positive when they came to work. The message: Life is tough but darling so are you.
4H member Keagan Ritter is living out the 4H pledge by putting her “hands to larger service” while picking up trash along the road by her house this week. Many other 4H members are doing the same.
COVID-19 has thrown a serious monkey wrench into routines but some local people are still using their New Year's resolutions to help guide them. Here's an update on three that we've been following since January.
Kristen Goins, 27, has been attending class since early February with Whitewater Adult Education in Connersville. She is working towards earning her High School Equivalency (HSE) diploma, formerly known as the GED. Here is Kristen’s story.
The Indiana Attorney General's office is offering guidance to people who bought tickets to events that have been canceled or postponed in the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Steven Reeve took advantage of a cool afternoon on Saturday to move some flowers from a shady spot in the backyard to a place where they should get a lot of sun in front of his house on East 5th Street. He said the flowers are called “naked ladies.”
Look around Connersville and the efforts of Joel Long can be seen, from the Longwood Bridge in Roberts Park to the Amtrak station, the Shrine of Memories Mausoleum and into his hometown of Orange.
AMES, Iowa – Two students from Connersville, Austin Duaine Bostwick and Tori E. Bostwick have been recognized for outstanding academic achievement by being named to the fall semester 2019 Dean’s List at Iowa State University.
Sarah Mae Hunter celebrated her 105th birthday on Feb. 26. Sixty-five family members from five generations gathered at Hickory Creek Health Care on Feb. 23 to honor and celebrate her life.