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Indiana Researcher: Food, Agriculture Jobs Needed for Growing World

May 15, 2015
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Indiana Researcher: Food, Agriculture Jobs Needed for Growing World

INDIANAPOLIS – With a growing global population comes a need for highly skilled workers to support food, agriculture and natural-resources industries, Indiana researchers say. According to an employment outlook led by Allan Goecker, assistant dean emeritus at Purdue University’s College of Agriculture, close to 58,000 new positions will open in the areas of food...

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GP of Indy Results

May 9, 2015
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GP of Indy Results

Today, Will Power started off his wish for four P1 positions for the month of May in Indianapolis. Yesterday, Power said his goal is to win the pole for the Grand Prix, win the Grand Prix, and follow that with winning the pole for the 500, and ultimately winning the 99th running of the...

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GP of Indy Fun Facts

May 9, 2015
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GP of Indy Fun Facts

Fun Facts about this race: Race starts at 3:50 p.m. The GP consists of 82 laps, which make up a total of 200 miles. The GP course is 2.439 miles with 14 turns. If rain, or other delays become a factor, the race will conclude at 6:20 p.m. The race will begin with a rolling...

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Today’s GP of Indy Schedule

May 9, 2015
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Today’s GP of Indy Schedule

If you love racing, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is the place to be today for the Grand Prix. Tickets start at $30, and children 12 and under are free. SCHEDULE: 8:00 a.m. Public Gates Open IMS Midway Open 8:30-9:45 a.m. IndyCar Experience, Event Car Rides 10:00-10:15 a.m. Indy Lights Warm Up 10:40 a.m. USF2000...

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Qualifying Results for the Grand Prix of Indianapolis

May 8, 2015
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Qualifying Results for the Grand Prix of Indianapolis

Tomorrow’s running of the IndyCar Grand Prix of Indianapolis will be one with seasoned veterans racing at the front. Qualifying Results: 1. (1) Will Power 2. (9) Scott Dixon 3. (3) Helio Castroneves 4. (2) Juan Pablo Montoya 5. (22) Simon Pagenaud 6. (10) Tony Kanaan 7. (11) Sebastien Bourdais 8. (8) Sebastian Saavedra 9....

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Bulldogs Results At EC Track & Field Invitational

May 1, 2015
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Bulldogs Results At EC Track & Field Invitational

The storms went through just in time and the sun poked out as the East Central Track and Field Invitational was about to start and what ended up to be a pretty beautiful night. Batesville’s boys came away with the championship trophy in this 6 team invitational, winning by almost 30 points, putting together...

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Raiders put on sports clinic for Special Olympics, Education students

April 14, 2015
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Raiders put on sports clinic for Special Olympics, Education students

VERSAILLES, Ind.—South Ripley is working hard to achieve the title of a Champions Together School, which is in connection with the Indiana High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) and the Special Olympics. A clinic was held at the South Ripley Jr./Sr. High School, Saturday for 26 Special Olympic athletes and Special Education students from Ohio,...

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This Month, Indiana Focuses on Preventing Child Abuse

April 9, 2015
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This Month, Indiana Focuses on Preventing Child Abuse

INDIANAPOLIS – Child abuse is preventable, but tens of thousands of Indiana children are victims of abuse or neglect every year. As a result, said Sandy Runkle, director of programs for Prevent Child Abuse Indiana, children can experience emotional, psychological and physical problems that last a lifetime. It’s National Child Abuse Prevention Month, and Runkle...

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Batesville organization receives $500 grant to benefit communtiy

March 24, 2015
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Batesville organization receives $500 grant to benefit communtiy

The Ripley County Community Foundation (RCCF) made St. Patrick’s Day a lucky day for some in the Batesville community...

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Preventing Youth Violence: It takes a Community

March 24, 2015
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Preventing Youth Violence: It takes a Community

INDIANAPOLIS – It’s National Youth Violence Prevention Week, and health and education leaders in Indiana say families, schools and communities each play a role in preventing violence before it occurs. Youth violence can take the form of harassment, assault, bullying and mental anguish.  Carleen Wray, executive director of the National Association of Students Against...

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9:00 am South Decatur Elementary Color Run @ South Decatur Jr - Sr High School
South Decatur Elementary Color Run @ South Decatur Jr - Sr High School
Sep 3 @ 9:00 am
South Decatur Elementary School has introduced a new fundraising program called My School Color Run. The My School Color Run program aims to go beyond traditional fundraising. Rather than sell goods, the program aims to engage the entire student body in a fitness initiative that aims to instill a life-long healthy way of living. On Sept. 3, at 9 a.m., the students, staff, and community of South Decatur Elementary School will walk, jog, and run their way toward a healthier life while raising funds for the PTO’s Playground Revitalization Project. The color run will be held at South Decatur Jr-Sr High School, and will be open to the public. This is an untimed fun run. Participants will pass through four color stations throughout the course and end with a massive color toss at the My Color Run Post-Race Party. Participants will be treated to refreshments, music, and fun following the run. Interested participants of all ages can register by visiting www.SouthDecaturMSCR.eventbrite.com, or by completing a paper registration form prior to the event. Registration is $25 for adults 13 and older, and $20 for kids 12 and under. A family of five gets a discount at $20 per person. Pre-registration is[...]