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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, 2015

  • 16 December

    Governor Pence Announces Plan to Build a New State-of-the-Art Neuro-Diagnostic Institute

    New institute in Indianapolis will be hub for advancing public mental health care and addiction treatment in Indiana   Indianapolis – Governor Mike Pence today unveiled the state’s plans to build a new state-of-the-art neuro-diagnostic institute that will provide major advancements to Indiana’s public mental health delivery system. The institute, …

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  • 16 December

    Indiana Receives $2.7 Million in Federal Funds to Support State’s Defense Industry

    Indianapolis – Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann and the Indiana Office of Defense and Development (IODD) announce that Indiana has been awarded $2.7 million in federal Defense Industry Adjustment (DIA) funds from the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) Office of Economic Adjustment (OEA). This grant will be used to better understand …

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  • 15 December

    Governor Pence Announces Plan to Fund North Central, Northeast & Southwest Indiana Regional Development Plans at $42 Million Each

    State commits to partnering with all regions to advance talent attraction   Indianapolis – Governor Mike Pence and the Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) Board of Directors approved plans today to award $126 million to support regional development plans in North Central, Northeast and Southwest Indiana. Subject to legislative approval, …

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  • 15 December

    Indiana Regional Cities Committee Outlines Three-Part Recommendation for Funding

    Committee to present to IEDC Board for approval at 2 p.m.   Indianapolis – In a report released today, the Indiana Regional Cities Strategic Review Committee outlines three recommendations, which, pending legislative approval, includes full funding of three regional development plans – North Central, Northeast and Southwest Indiana – at …

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  • 15 December

    ISP Accepting Applications for Trooper Positions

    The Indiana State Police is now accepting applications for the 76th Recruit Acadmey. Visit this YouTube link to see a 15 second video with information on where to submit an application: https://youtu.be/ea-ic_JDiIs Complete information on qualifying standards is located at this site: http://www.in.gov/isp/2368.htm The deadline to submit an on-line application is …

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  • 15 December

    State Parks Centennial Celebration launches Dec. 16

    WHAT Events at three different sites on Wednesday, Dec. 16, to kick off a year-long celebration leading to the 100th anniversary of Indiana State Parks on Dec. 16, 2016. They are collectively titled “Countdown to 100: Centennial Celebration Launch.” SCHEDULE McCormick’s Creek State Park: 7 a.m., a traditional 1916-era breakfast, …

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  • 15 December

    Farmland Conservation Program Registration Open

    With decreasing commodity prices the norm, farmers may want to enroll marginally productive cropland in the Conservation Reserve Program and counter their losses. At the same time, they will boost local conservation efforts. Enrollment ends Feb. 26, 2016. CRP participants can establish long-term grasses or trees to control soil erosion, …

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  • 14 December

    Governor Pence Appoints South Bend, Madison Executives to IEDC Board

    INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 14, 2015) – Governor Mike Pence today named Hoosier business leaders Dominic Grote and Mark Neal to the Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) Board of Directors. “I am pleased to welcome Dominic and Mark to our team as we work to create more quality jobs for hardworking Hoosiers …

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  • 14 December

    Gifts from Hendricks County Community Foundation Funds Help Build Playground

    Hendricks County-Through generous gifts from individuals and organizations, Hendricks Regional Health Foundation provides support for initiatives to enhance community health, patient comfort, safety, and medical care for patients at Hendricks Regional Health. Serving as the fundraising arm of this independent nonprofit health system, HRH Foundation has provided more than $1 …

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  • 14 December

    Be An Angel This Holiday: Donate Nutrient-Rich Milk For Hoosier Kids

    The Great American Milk Drive makes it easy to deliver fresh milk to Indiana’s food banks to make the season brighter for families in need Indianapolis, IN December 14, 2015 – For many of us, the holidays aren’t complete without milk and cookies or a cozy cup of hot cocoa. …

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  • 14 December

    Troopers Investigating Early Morning Double Fatality Crash

    Marion Co., IN- Indiana State troopers from the Indianapolis Post is working an early morning crash that has claimed two lives. Early this morning, December 13th, at approximately 2:35 a.m., troopers were dispatched to NB Shadeland Avenue just south of Fall Creek Road on the report of a personal injury …

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  • 14 December

    Hoosier National Forest Wins Regional and National Awards

    Bedford, IN – December 11, 2015. An award for promoting recreation through outreach efforts in conservation education was presented to the Hoosier National Forest  by the Chief of the Forest Service on December 3 at a special award ceremony in Washington D.C.   The Forest was also recognized with two …

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  • 14 December

    Governor, First Lady Kick Off Indiana’s Bicentennial

    INDIANAPOLIS – Governor Mike Pence and First Lady Karen Pence today welcomed more than 500 Hoosier fourth grade students to the Statehouse to kick off Indiana’s bicentennial celebration. The Governor proclaimed the day Statehood Day, to mark the 199th anniversary of Indiana becoming the nineteenth state in the Union.   …

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  • 11 December

    Hendricks County Community Foundation Grants Over $39,000 to Local Charitable Organizations

    Hendricks County-Over $39,000 was awarded by the Hendricks County Community Foundation (HCCF) during its second round of Deedee Daniel Opportunity Fund grants for the year. In 2015, HCCF funded programs in all areas including providing health coverage and basic needs to those who need it most; improving parks in Brownsburg, …

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  • 10 December

    Motorcyclist Seriously Injured in Crash on I-70

    Hendricks Co., Indiana State Police troopers are working a personal injury crash that seriously injured a Morgan County man. Early this morning, December 10th, at approximately 6:40 a.m., Indiana State troopers were notified of a serious personal injury crash on I-70 EB at the 62.6mm involving a motorcyclist. Preliminary investigation …

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