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Old Time Radio Christmas Specials presented by State Bank

Beginning Monday, November 28th and running through the week of December 19th, tune in Monday through Thursday at 8:00 p.m. on 98.9 FM WYRZ and online at WYRZ.org to relive some great Christmas memories of yesteryear as we air some of the best Old Time Radio Christmas Specials presented by …

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Music and the Spoken Word presented by Wilkinson Insurance Agency

Featuring modern and traditional arrangements of spiritual, patriotic, popular, classical and contemporary music coupled with timely, inspiring prose, Music and the Spoken Word becomes an uplifting, rejuvenating destination that listeners remember for a lifetime. Monday, December 12th 8:30 p.m. –  Music and the Spoken Word presented by Wilkinson Insurance Agency: …

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Christ Church of Plainfield presents Christmas with Elvis

Christ Church of Plainfield presents “The Elvis Presley Radio Christmas Special”. This radio special was first broadcast 54 years ago this December and featured Christmas songs from Elvis – some of which were new at the time. The Elvis Presley Radio Christmas Special can be heard Sunday, November 28th at 5:00 …

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WYRZ Live Remote – Christmas Under the Stars presented by the Brownsburg Chamber of Commerce and the Brownsburg Parks and Recreation Department – December 3rd

It’s a Brownsburg tradition and WYRZ’s Shane Ray will be there broadcasting LIVE from “Christmas Under the Stars” presented by the Brownsburg Chamber of Commerce and the Brownsburg Parks and Recreation Department. Celebrate the magic of the season with several fun activities for the whole family! Winter Market: Shop at …

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I-465 Crash Claims a Brownsburg Man’s Life

Indianapolis, IN – This morning, at 3:08 a.m., Indiana State Police Dispatchers began receiving several 911 calls reporting a serious crash on I-465 near the 3.2 mile marker of westbound I-465. It was reported that two people were entrapped in the wreckage and both were unresponsive. Officers from the Indianapolis Metropolitan …

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WYRZ’s “31 Days of Christmas” Schedule

WYRZ begins 31 Days of Christmas on Friday, November 25th at 4:00 p.m. to begin The Drive Home Show when Shane Ray plays the first Christmas song of the season. Listen to Christmas music mixed in with our regular playlist through 7:00 p.m. on December 5th when WYRZ flips the …

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Hendricks County Community Foundation Announces New Community Calendar

The Hendricks County Community Foundation (HCCF) is excited to announce its new online Hendricks Community Calendar. HCCF conducted a county-wide needs assessment in 2019 which identified the top 20 community issues facing Hendricks County. One of the top issues was a lack of community-wide communication vehicles to inform everyone. In …

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March, 2019

  • 22 March

    February Indiana Employment Report

    INDIANAPOLIS (March 22, 2019) – Indiana’s unemployment rate stands at 3.5 percent for February and remains lower than the national rate of 3.8 percent. With the exception of one month when it was equal (October 2014), Indiana’s unemployment rate now has been below the U.S. rate for more than five years. The monthly unemployment rate is a …

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  • 22 March

    Wabash Man Arrested for Allegedly Making a Bomb Threat

    Wabash – This afternoon, the investigation of a reported bomb threat at the Wabash County Judicial Center, in Wabash, IN, led to the arrest of Chad Miller, 28, Wabash, IN. Indiana State Police Detective Josh Maller served Miller a Wabash Circuit Court arrest warrant alleging two felony charges for false …

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  • 22 March

    Crouch, FSSA accepting 2019 Golden Hoosier Award nominations

    STATEHOUSE (March 21, 2019) – Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch, in collaboration with the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration’s Division of Aging has announced that nominations are now being accepted for the 2019 Golden Hoosier award. “Every year, it amazes me how many thoughtful and selfless Hoosiers we have in …

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  • 22 March

    Governor Holcomb Honors Businesses for Longevity, Service to Hoosier Workforce

    INDIANAPOLIS (March 21, 2019) – Governor Eric J. Holcomb will honor 65 Indiana companies and organizations during an event at the Indiana Statehouse, presenting each with the Governor’s Century or Half Century Business Award in recognition of each company’s longevity and service to its employees, community and the state.  “Today we …

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  • 22 March

    One lane will close on the US 52 Bridges over Goldsberry Creek in early April

    BOONE COUNTY, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation announces a bridge deck overlay project on both the eastbound and westbound U.S. 52 bridges over Goldsberry Creek, located just west of S.R.47 will begin on or after Monday, April 1.  There will be one 11’ lane in the westbound direction …

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  • 22 March

    Artist from Brownsburg Recognized by Crouch, Mitchell & IAC celebrating 2019 Hoosier Women Artists

    STATEHOUSE (March 20, 2019) – Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch, Treasurer Kelly Mitchell and the Indiana Arts Commission hosted a reception to celebrate the 2019 Hoosier women artists at the Statehouse. Brownsburg’s Jessica Saunders and Treasurer Kelly Mitchell “Being able to promote female artists throughout our state brings me such joy and …

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  • 22 March

    Human Trafficking of Minor leads to arrest of 19-year-old man from Indianapolis

    NDIANAPOLIS- On March 19, 2019, members of the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department  (IMPD) Human Trafficking/Vice Unit conducted a proactive, undercover prostitution investigation. During the investigation, detectives learned a minor (age 16) was involved in this investigation.  Additionally, she was also confirmed as a runaway. Ledarreus Dean During the course of the investigation, …

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  • 20 March

    Don’t Fall Prey to Fake Charities

    INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) encourages all Hoosiers to do their due diligence before donating to any charitable organizations to not only ensure the organization is legitimate, but that their contributions go where intended. As customers file their taxes this season, several are unfortunately realizing some of …

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  • 20 March

    Avon and Danville School Corporations Among the Recipients of Indiana Department of Education 2019 Digital Learning Grants

    INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Department of Education’s (IDOE) Office of eLearning announced today the recipients of the 2019 Digital Learning Grants. This year’s grants offer up to $50,000 to support districts in building digital initiatives like Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) instruction, project-based learning, and computer science curricula.   …

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  • 20 March

    County Road closures over I-74 occur in early April

    BOONE AND HENDRICKS COUNTIES, Ind.-The Indiana Department of Transportation announces Boone County Road 1100 West and Hendricks County Road 200 West over I-74  will close on or after Monday, April 1.  The contractor will be overlaying the bridge decks.  These closures are scheduled to last through early August. This project …

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  • 20 March

    Victims Protection Legislation Passes Indiana House Senate Bill 551 approved 92-4

    INDIANAPOLIS – March 19, 2019) – Senate Bill 551, authored by Sen. Mark Messmer, R-Jasper, and sponsored by Rep. Wendy McNamara, R-Evansville, cleared the full House of Representatives Tuesday afternoon by a vote of 92 to 4. With today’s passage, SB 551 has now been passed by both the House …

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  • 20 March

    Counsel To Attorney General Curtis Hill Issues Statement In Response To Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission

    Indianapolis – Don Lundberg, Lundberg Legal, counsel to Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill, today released the below statement in response to the filing by the Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission: “This matter has been investigated three times.  There was an investigation undertaken by the General Assembly, another by the inspector general …

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  • 20 March

    Gov. Holcomb, INDOT kick off 2019 Next Level Roads Construction Season

    INDIANAPOLIS – Governor Eric J. Holcomb joined Indiana Department of Transportation Commissioner Joe McGuinness, law enforcement, and road construction industry partners today to kick off the 2019 Next Level Roads construction season. The kickoff event was held at INDOT’s Office of Materials Management in Indianapolis. The office develops, inspects and …

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  • 20 March

    IMPD Homicide detectives make arrest in 2018 murder

    INDIANAPOLIS – Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) Homicide detectives announce the arrest of Clifton Coats Jr (28) for his alleged role in the shooting death of Gregory Harris (28) on 03/30/2018. On March 30, 2018 just after 2:40 p.m., officers with the IMPD were dispatched to the 3000 block of …

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  • 20 March

    State Road 75 will close April 1 in Advance

    BOONE COUNTY, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces work on State Road 75 will resume on or after Monday, April 1 by closing the roadway for the pavement replacement project in Advance.  The contractor will continue with storm water utility work first, then begin replacing the pavement …

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