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WEST LAFAYETTE — Children need more than a good night’s sleep to have a healthy weight, according to a new study in the journal Obesity that explores the relationship between sleep, body mass index (BMI) and cortisol levels in children.

INDIANAPOLIS – Summertime typically sees a decline in life-saving blood donations. To ensure a healthy blood supply, Indiana Blood Center, part of Versiti, asks donors to mark World Blood Donor Day Friday by scheduling two blood donations over the next few months.

CINCINNATI — Due to overwhelming fan demand and sell outs across the country, the Jonas Brothers have announced the final 5 shows they will be adding to their Happiness Begins Tour. Produced by Live Nation, the “Happiness Begins Tour Presented by American Airlines and Mastercard” will now to…

The state of Indiana set a goal in 2010 to reduce the number of obese adults from 30 percent to 25 percent by 2020. But, those numbers are going in the opposite direction, particularly in rural areas.

UNDER THE STREETLAMP comes to Anderson for one night only, Friday, July 19. Audiences are invited to experience an unforgettable evening where they will hear classic hits from the American radio songbook. Tickets are available online at http://wwwtheandersonparamount.org/ or by calling the b…

Soda is a prevalent beverage choice in our society, which is unfortunate. The amounts of sugar, or aspartame, the caffeine levels and the phosphoric acids all make sodas a terrible choice for refreshment. They can rot your teeth, make you fat, give you sugar rushes and crashes, give you head…

CINCINNATI – Renowned singer-guitarist Warren Haynes and his band, Gov’t Mule, have extended their Summer Tour itinerary to include a new North American leg. The rock outfit known for their throwback southern rock, explosive guitar theatrics and folk storytelling will kick off the Summer of …

INDIANAPOLIS – Live Nation Indiana revealed their fifth annual National Concert Week plans that will take place starting this Wednesday, May 1, and continuing through Tuesday, May 7, and will give fans the exclusive opportunity to purchases tickets for just $20 (all-in including fees). Kicki…

INDIANAPOLIS — Brantley Gilbert recently announced his 2019 Not Like Us Tour and will be making a stop at Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center (a nominee for ACM Large Capacity Venue of the Year) located in Noblesville on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, as part of the Coors Light Concert Series, and f…

NASHVILLE – The new Brown County Music Center in Nashville, Indiana recently announced that country music legend Clint Black will perform live in concert on Friday, September 20th as part of his Still…..Killin’ Time 30th Anniversary Tour.

CINCINNATI – One of rock music’s biggest selling bands, Fall Out Boy is among the highly anticipated headliners for the 2019 Bunbury Music Festival, returning to downtown Cincinnati’s Sawyer Point and Yeatman’s Cove May 31-June 2 and transforming the banks of the Ohio River into a vibrant fe…

INDIANAPOLIS -- Rascal Flatts have announced their stacked headlining “Summer Playlist Tour,” making a stop at Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center (nominated for ACM Large Capacity Venue of the Year) located in Noblesville on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, as part of the Coors Light Concert Series, …

NASHVILLE, IND. – Historic Brown County Indiana is thrilled to announce the grand opening of the new, highly anticipated performing arts venue, the Brown County Music Center. The world-class venue will host its grand opening event on Saturday, August 24th with a concert by legendary country …

INDIANAPOLIS – Praised by CMT as a “natural born entertainer who consistently delivers his best,” three-time and reigning ACM Entertainer of the Year Jason Aldean will deliver a mix of new hits and fan favorites with the “Ride All Night Tour,” featuring special guests Kane Brown, Carly Pearc…

CINCINNATI – Tickets are on sale now for Train and the Goo Goo Dolls live in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center on Wednesday, July 24. Fans will have a chance to witness both band’s extensive and critically-acclaimed catalog of hits over the last several decades. Allen Stone will open the show.

INDIANAPOLIS -- Two-time Academy of Country Music and two-time Country Music Association Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan will hit the road this summer with the “Sunset Repeat Tour” with special guests including multi-platinum singer/songwriter Cole Swindell and EMI/32 Bridge Entertainment…

LifeStream Services, The Leland Legacy, Kicks96, 101.7 The Point, and The Legend 95.3 invite the public to join us at the annual Healthy Aging Expo on Thursday, May 9. Last year’s event welcomed an astounding 300 attendees who enjoyed 70 vendor booths, six health demonstrations, and a compli…

NASHVILLE – Brown County’s new 2000-seat indoor entertainment venue has been donned with its official name, the Brown County Music Center, and is scheduled to open in late summer. In the works for nearly two years and under construction for the past eight months, the venue has been moving al…

Pam Roller had just retired from teaching at Southeastern School District (Lewis Cass) last May. Little did she know, at a routine checkup just four months later, she would be diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.

Cancer is not a “one size fits all” disease. There are many types of cancer and there are many different forms of treatment. The advantage of any type of cancer treatment is that it may help patients conquer their disease. The disadvantage is that it may cause unpleasant side effects. One of…

INDIANAPOLIS -- Following last year’s sold out performance, KID ROCK returns in 2019 with legendary special guest Hank Williams Jr. to Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center (nominated for ACM Large Capacity Venue of the Year) located in Noblesville on Friday, Sept. 27, as part of the Coors Light …

INDIANAPOLIS – Alternative rock quartet Papa Roach announced six new dates have been added to their summer 2019 headlining run, the Who Do You Trust? Tour, with Asking Alexandria and Bad Wolves. Produced by Live Nation, the 18-city tour will come to the Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White Ri…

INDIANAPOLIS - Featuring some of the biggest bands in rock as well as the genre's rising stars, The Rockstar Energy Drink DISRUPT Festival is a brand-new music experience making its debut across North America this summer. The touring festival will feature unique line-ups in each city, with p…

“Wonder Park” seems like it was conceived as a writing exercise: come up with the most agreeable premise in the world and then screw it up.

Linda Horner, of Greensburg, first had breast cancer 36 years ago. At age 34, after feeling a lump in her breast, she went to see a doctor in Ohio. Unfortunately, this doctor sent her home without further follow up. The lump continued to grow. A year and a half later, Linda was finally diagn…

INDIANAPOLIS — Country music superstar Brad Paisley has announced his 2019 World Tour, which kicks off May 30 in Albuquerque, NM. Special guests on the U. S. tour dates will be Platinum-selling hitmaker Chris Lane and rising singer-songwriter Riley Green. The tour will make a stop at Ruoff H…

INDIANAPOLIS — After launching his first arena headlining tour last year, multi-platinum entertainer Chris Young is excited to announce the “Raised On Country Tour 2019.” Sharing the same name as his “funky, rollicking, lively” (Music Row) new single, which name-checks his predecessors and c…

Rush Memorial Hospital Foundation is sending out an invitation to all women in the area who are interested in Women for Health to join us on Thursday, March 14 at 6:30 P.M. in the Kenneth L Earnest Conference Room located in the Medical Office Building at Rush Memorial Hospital. The health t…

ANDERSON — Jeremiah Harker was 15 years old when he was given a prescription for pain medication after knee surgery. His first encounter with the drug that nearly killed him was completely legal.

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Obituaries

Darlena Fay McQueen, 77, of Greensburg died June 15, 2019. Services 2 p.m. Thursday, June 20, 2019 at Burns Funeral Home, Milroy Visitation 12:30 - 2 p.m. prior to the service.

Joyce E. Karns, 73 of Avon passed away on June 14, 2019. She was born November 18, 1945 to Vera and Graydon McFatridge in Rushville. She graduated from Rushville High School and attended Hanover College. From there she received her Master's degree in Library Science from Indiana University. …