New park named “Freedom Park” at ceremony

Batesville, IN— The dedication ceremony and name reveal of Batesville’s newest park took place today.  Around 6o plus people gathered at the park to hear Mayor Mike Bettice; Tim Putnam, President and CEO of Margaret Mary Health; Jody Fledderman, President and CEO of Batesville Tool and Die; and Mike Baumer, Park Superintendent speak about all the efforts to create the lastest park and also to thank all those who helped pave the way.  Also, the VFW gave a 21 gun salute and played taps to dedicate the flag pole at the park.  

After several submissions, the park located on Six Pine Ranch Road has been named Freedom Park.