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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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December, 2021

  • 1 December

    Gov. Holcomb accepting applications for fellowship program

    INDIANAPOLIS – Governor Eric J. Holcomb announced today applications will be accepted through January 28, 2022, for the 2022–2023 Governor’s Fellowship. The Governor’s Fellowship is highly selective and provides a unique experience in Indiana state government by placing fellows in various state agencies on a rotating basis throughout the year. …

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  • 1 December

    INDOT Reminds Public to Reinforce Mailboxes Before Winter Weather Arrives

    INDIANA – The Indiana Department of Transportation is urging residents along state roads and U.S. highways to prepare their mailboxes prior to the start of winter weather. Snow and ice removal is INDOT’s top priority during winter months. While the agency’s yellow plow trucks generally travel slower than the posted speed …

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  • 1 December

    Vermont Street to close Wednesday

    MARION COUNTY, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announced today the full closure of Vermont Street between Davidson Street and Pine Street for overhead bridge demolition. The closure will begin Wednesday, December 1 and finish on or after Friday, December 10, weather permitting. Throughout the duration of this …

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  • 1 December

    IMPD Officers Stabbed Leading to an Officer-Involved Shooting

    Two officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) were stabbed and were involved in an officer-involved shooting on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, at approximately 1:15 am, at 1400 Fairfield Avenue.Shortly after 1:00 am, IMPD North District officers responded to a reported disturbance in the 1400 block of Fairfield Avenue.After …

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November, 2021

  • 30 November

    Indiana Lyons prepare for ABA top 5 battle in Danville

    DANVILLE, IN – The Indiana Lyons are undefeated and ranked No. 3 in the American Basketball Association (ABA), and on Dec. 4, they have a huge Midwest Region battle with the undefeated and No. 5-ranked Music City Jazz. The game will be played in Bosstick Gym, affectionately known as the …

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  • 30 November

    IMPD Robbery Detectives Make a Serial Robbery Arrest with the Assistance of Southwest and Northwest District Officers

    INDIANAPOLIS-Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) Robbery detectives arrested 27-year-old Adrian Chandler on November 27, 2021, following a comprehensive investigation for his alleged role in a series of armed robberies across the city.  The investigation included personnel from the IMPD Robbery Division, Southwest, and Northwest Districts. On Saturday, November 27th, IMPD Northwest …

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  • 24 November

    Two from Hendricks County Among Gov. Holcomb Appointments to Various Boards and Commissions

    INDIANAPOLIS — Governor Eric J. Holcomb today announced several appointments to various state boards and commissions. Behavioral Health & Human Services Licensing Board The governor made six reappointments to the board, who will serve until September 30, 2025: Elizabeth Cunningham (Carmel), psychiatrist with Community Health NetworkJackie Eitel (Greencastle), business development …

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  • 24 November

    North Split construction may impact Thanksgiving holiday travel

    MARION COUNTY, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) reminds motorists to plan ahead for the Thanksgiving holiday as routes may be impacted by work currently being performed during the North Split Interchange closure. Saint Clair Street will reopen briefly starting at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 24, for holiday …

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  • 23 November

    200,000 pounds of poultry products donated to Hoosiers this year

    INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 22, 2021) – Today, Gov. Eric Holcomb, Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch and Indiana State Department of Agriculture Director Bruce Kettler recognized the generosity of Indiana’s poultry producers at the 74th annual Indiana state poultry recognition event hosted at the Indiana Statehouse. Over the past year, Indiana poultry farmers have …

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  • 23 November

    Indiana State Police Increase Holiday Patrols to Promote Safe Thanksgiving Travel

    This Thanksgiving, travel is expected to rebound to nearly pre-pandemic levels. According to AAA, it’s predicted that 48.3 million people will be taking to the roads for the holiday, an 8 percent increase from last year. Unfortunately, heavier traffic, combined with declining seat belt use and the prevalence of impaired driving, makes …

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  • 23 November

    Indiana Destination Development Corporation Receives $5.6 Million in Federal Grant Funding

    INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 22, 2021) – The Indiana Destination Development Corporation (IDDC) has received a $5.6 million grant from the U.S. Commerce Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA). The EDA awarded $314 million in grants to 34 states and the District of Columbia to revitalize travel, tourism and outdoor recreation.  “These funds allow IDDC to …

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  • 23 November

    Attorney General Todd Rokita announces expanded Parents’ Bill of Rights

    Attorney General Todd Rokita recently issued an expanded version of his office’s Parents’ Bill of Rights that contains, among other new information, a fresh section on parents’ rights involving medical decisions for their children. Labeled Parents’ Bill of Rights 2.0, it includes new information on: How to file a civil …

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  • 23 November

    IMPD Homicide Detectives Make Arrest in September Homicide

    INDIANAPOLIS-On November 18, 2021 Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) Homicide detectives arrested 24-year-old Davoncia Beasley for his role in the death of 32-year-old Keegan Wolf.On Saturday, September 25, 2021, just after 1:45 p.m., IMPD Northwest District officers were dispatched to the 5011 Lafayette Road on a report of a person …

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  • 18 November

    2022 500 Festival Miler Series, presented by OrthoIndy, to Return to The Pavilion at Pan Am

    INDIANAPOLIS (November 16, 2021) – The 500 Festival announces today that the 2022 500 Festival Miler Series, presented by OrthoIndy, will return to The Pavilion at Pan Am for the third year. Registration for the three-race series, which consists of events on February 5, March 5, and April 2, is officially open …

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  • 17 November

    Higher Ed Commissioner Teresa Lubbers Announces Plans to Step Down

    (INDIANAPOLIS) – After more than 12 years of service, Indiana Commissioner for Higher Education Teresa Lubbers announced on Tuesday her plan to leave her current role at the conclusion of the 2022 legislative session. Lubbers will also be stepping down as chair of the Governor’s Workforce Cabinet. Currently the nation’s longest …

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