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The Lady Lion golf team picked up its first win of the young season with a win over Centerville. The Lady Lions (1-2) finished with a team total 238. Centerville finished with 247.

WESTFIELD — The Indianapolis Colts believe they have finally isolated the source of the lingering pain in Andrew Luck’s lower leg.

SOUTH BEND — Brian Kelly had an interesting way to describe his star quarterback following Notre Dame football’s sixth practice of fall camp Saturday.

BLOOMINGTON — For Anthony Leal, fulfilling a boyhood dream to play at Indiana was too tempting to pass up.

GREENSBURG - The Lady Cougars of Greenfield-Central won the team title at the Greensburg Invitational Saturday with a team-total of 360. Franklin Central was second in the 17-team field with a total of 364. Columbus East rounded out the top three with a 378.

WESTFIELD — Hale Hentges has been so good during training camp at Grand Park that Saturday’s practice nearly came to a halt when the undrafted tight end dropped a pass in one-on-one drills.

A large die-off of invasive common carp at J.E. Roush Lake in J.E. Roush Lake Fish & Wildlife Area near Huntington in 2017 failed to reduce the fish’s numbers, according to recent surveys of the lake. The die-off was triggered by the Koi herpesvirus (KHv), a contagious virus often found …

BLOOMINGTON -- The first Indiana football practice of fall camp featured a few big plays from quarterbacks, a handful of pass deflections and a takeaway by the defense on the final play.

SOUTH BEND — Replacing Drue Tranquill and Te’von Coney from a playoff team is going to be tough. Notre Dame hopes to find their replacements in the next four weeks.

WESTFIELD -- Justin Houston has been more than happy to share his accumulated knowledge with the Indianapolis Colts' young pass rushers.

NEW CASTLE – With Mother Nature finally cooperating Van Hoy Oil CRA Street Stock Series Powered by JEGS racers stormed into Mt. Lawn Speedway for the postponed Bob Fields Memorial 200 on July 28 along with Stock Compacts, Pro Compacts, Thunder cars, and Barlow Auto Parts Crown Vics.

DNR hatchery staff is stocking hybrid striped bass across the state for the benefit of Hoosier anglers. Hybrid striped bass, also known as “wipers,” are a hybrid species of white bass and striped bass. By hybridizing the two, hatchery staff is able to produce fish which grow faster and large…

WESTFIELD — Parris Campbell’s autograph session Friday afternoon quickly became an impromptu history lesson.

WESTFIELD — Eric Ebron is not afraid to speak his mind.

This Saturday, July 27th, Rushville Futsal will be hosting the 2019 Rushville Alumni Games. Rushville Futsal has partnered with RCHS Athletics to host this fundraiser event for RCHS Soccer and Rushville Boys and Girls Club youth soccer.

WESTFIELD — There was a familiar energy in the air Wednesday as the Indianapolis Colts reported for their second training camp at Grand Park Sports Complex.

Anyone suffering from arachnophobia or the fear of spiders might want to skip the first part of the column.

Hello bowling fans! This is Jim Ephlin, at the Rushville Bowl, where all the action is. That action is going to be here in about four weeks as the 2019 – 20 bowling season starts Aug. 19. Last week’s column pointed out some fun reasons to join a bowling league. We are very sincere when we sa…

CHICAGO -- As the close losses mounted last season, Indiana senior offensive lineman Coy Cronk found the outcomes harder and harder to accept.

Ordinarily, I fill the sunflower feeder twice before I have to replenish the suet cake holder. But, lately I find I am replacing the suet cake at least every time I fill the sunflower feeder or sometimes even twice.

MADISON — Seven H1 Unlimited Hydroplane Racing Series race boats will begin testing and qualifying Friday for Saturday and Sunday’s Madison Regatta American Power Boat Association’s Gold Cup trophy race on the Ohio River.

RCYF will be competing in a new league in 2019.

INDIANAPOLIS -- When Chris Ballard was hired as the Indianapolis Colts general manager in 2017, he saw one defensive player he could build around: Clayton Geathers.

NEW CASTLE – After a frustrating start to the 2019 season due to rain, the Vore’s Welding CRA Late Model Sportsman powered by JEGS came to Mt. Lawn Speedway on June 30 for the 46th Marcum’s Welding and Steel Processing Raintree 100 with the Stock Compacts, Pro Compacts, VanHoy Oil Thunder ca…

INDIANAPOLIS – Indy Eleven (10W-2L-4D, 34 pts.) ended a three-game week at home with a hard-fought 1-1 draw against rival Louisville City FC (7W-5L-5D, 26 pts.). With Tampa Bay’s late 2-1 win at home over Ottawa Fury FC, Indy Eleven ended the evening in second place in the USL Championship’s…

Mt. Lawn Speedway, located five miles west of New Castle, will be hosting the 46th running of the most prestigious race in Mt. Lawn’s long history the Marcum’s Welding & Steel Processing Raintree 100 on Sunday.

Early Tuesday morning, June 25, Indiana Conservation Officers (ICOs) helped rescue a teenager who fell from a cliff in Hoosier National Forest overnight. At 11:30 p.m., ICOs Zach Howerton and Logan Hodges responded to the 4000 block of South Hatfield Road in Crawford County regarding a missi…

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Donald R. Jarboe, 80, passed away peacefully on August 10, 2019, surrounded by family and friends. Don was born April 19, 1939, to the late William and Lottie Mae (Gribbons) Jarboe. Don was a graduate of Rushville high School and after graduation, he played football for Calinga College in Ca…