|One Day-Sheridan-No Hunger|
SHERIDAN - On Saturday the Sheridan Rotary Club, in cooperation with multiple other community agencies and churches, is coordinating a free meal to members of the Sheridan community|
The meal will be served at the Shelter House in Community Park from noon to 4 p.m. Everyone in the Sheridan community is invited to enjoy roast pork loin, baked potato, green beans, roll with butter and a dessert. Drinks will be provided, too.
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
|Sheridan sponsoring sign contest|
|SHERIDAN - Sheridan would like to add welcome signs to the entry ways of town, and is sponsoring a contest to find a design.|
The welcome sign design will become the property of the Town of Sheridan. The sign will inform and celebrate the Town of Sheridan by being decorative, informative and provide a visual identity for the town.
Monday, October 16, 2017
|Human trafficking subject of library program|
CICERO - The Friends of the Hamilton North Library played host to a program on human trafficking, featuring Indianapolis Star Opinion Editor Tim Swarens.|
His program, "Human Trafficking in Hamilton County - What Everyone Should Know," was based on his year-long investigation of child sex trafficking in the United States and around the world. His work has taken him to eight countries on five continents since October 2016 to better understand why an estimated 1.2 million children a year fall victim to sex trafficking.
Sunday, October 15, 2017
|Annual Ryan White Aids Walk raises more than $2,200|
|ARCADIA - This year's Ryan White Aids Walk at Hamilton Heights High School raised more than $2,200 for the Ryan White Scholarship Fund. |
Students and staff pay $1 to walk around the high school track during one class period in White's honor.
Thursday, October 12, 2017
|Heights to dedicate renovated classrooms|
|ARCADIA - Hamilton Heights School Corp., has scheduled a ribbon cutting ceremony, marking completion of construction projects and enhancements in the Engineering, Agriculture, Business, Band and Choir classrooms, as well as auditorium lighting upgrades at Hamilton Heights High School.|
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
|Heights community blood drive collects 57 units for IBC|
ARCADIA - Hamilton Heights High School community blood drive on Thursday resulted in 57 pints of blood registered by some 64 students, faculty, staff and members of the community who stopped in to give of themselves for a worthwhile cause. Each donation will result in multiple usable components for people in Indiana and beyond.|
Monday, October 9, 2017
|Cicero names new police chief|
CICERO - Maj. Jim Hunter will be named Cicero Police Chief upon the planned retirement of Chief Dave Hildebrand in April 2018.|
Hunter has been with the department since 1988 and has been Assistant Chief since 2008.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
|Heights sponsoring community blood drive for Las Vegas shooting victims|
|ARCADIA - Hamilton Heights High School is sponsoring a community blood drive 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, at school auditorium, 25802 Ind. 19.|
"This blood drive is extremely important because some of the blood and plasma will be shipped to Las Vegas to help some of the recent mass shooting victims in need," said Dep. Brad Osswald, Hamilton Heights School resource officer. "There are over 500 victims injured and in desperate need of blood. Please consider donating on Thursday."
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
|Kiwanis raise $3,200 for Riley|
CICERO - The Kiwanis Club of Cicero conducted it Roadblock for Riley Hospital, Sept. 23.|
Members volunteered to man several intersections to collect money for Riley Hospital for Children.
The club raised more than $3,200. All money collected is donated to support the efforts of the hospital.
Thursday, September 28, 2017
|Furnish named Lt. Governor of Sycamore Division of Kiwanis|
CICERO - Martyn Furnish, Immediate Past President of the Cicero Kiwanis Club, has been named as Lt. Governor of the Sycamore South Division of Kiwanis International.|
The role gives Furnish the opportunity to kick up his game for this worthwhile organization, more than century strong.
Thursday, September 28, 2017
|Cicero man killed in crash|
|ARCADIA - A 55-year-old Cicero man was killed in an accident Wednesday.|
Boyd K. Morris, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident by medical personnel.
Hamilton County Sheriff's deputies were called to Ind. 19 and 266th Street, Arcadia, just before 11:30 a.m. on a report of a personal injury accident. It was reported a victim was trapped in the vehicle and not responding.
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
|Hamilton Heights Homecoming set for Friday|
ARCADIA - Hamilton Heights High School Homecoming is scheduled for Friday.|
The days leading up to Homecoming will be filled with a variety of fun and spirit-filled activities to rally the Dawgs prior to the big game at 7 p.m. on Friday, September 29 on the Husky Field against the Twin Lakes Indians.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
|Ecker named president of Kiwanis Club of Cicero|
CICERO - The members of the Kiwanis Club of Cicero have elected officers for the 2017-18 year. Keith Ecker will serve as President, Martyn Furnish, Immediate Past President, Robin Mills, President Elect, Alford Wilson, Treasurer and Dottie Carlson as Secretary. Directors at Large include Dick Blose, John Kidwell, Mitch Russell and Steve Piegza.|
Ecker, who wanted to get more involved in the community, credits former colleague, Bob Gordon, former principal of Hamilton Heights Elementary School and former Kiwanian, as a huge influence in his decision to join the local Kiwanis club.
Sunday, September 24, 2017
|Compton promoted to Senior Vice President|
FRANKFORT - Cicero resident Kim Compton has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Technology/Operations, for Farmers Bank.|
Compton began her employment at The Farmers Bank in 2016 as Vice President of Information Technology/Operations.
She received her bachelor's degree in English from Indiana University-Purdue University of Indianapolis.
Saturday, September 23, 2017
|Heights to cut ribbon on completed projects|
ARCADIA - Hamilton Heights School Corporation and its students are inviting parents and members of the public to share in a special ribbon cutting ceremony and celebration of the completion of construction projects and enhancements in the Engineering, Agriculture, Business, Band and Choir classrooms and as well as auditorium lighting upgrades at Hamilton Heights High School.|
Friday, September 22, 2017
|Hamilton Heights FFA competes at State Livestock Skillathon|
ARCADIA - Eleven students from Hamilton Heights FFA Chapter competed in the State Livestock Skillathon Judging Contest on Saturday, September 16, 2017. Contest was hosted by the Purdue 4-H Extension at the Purdue ASREC.|
The Hamilton Heights 4-H Senior Team placed 2nd and is advancing to the National Livestock Skillathon Judging Contest in January at the National Western Livestock Show in Denver.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
|Atlanta New Earth Festival set for Sept. 23-24|
ATLANTA - The 44th annual New Earth Festival is scheduled for Sept. 23-24 at Atlanta.|
More than 600 vendor booths of unique arts, crafts, collectibles, and food of all kind will be available.
Free entertainment this year include The Flying Toasters, Jeremy Morris, and The Singing Contractors for Sunday morning services.
Friday, September 15, 2017
|Career fair offers options|
SHERIDAN - The Sheridan Youth Assistance Program will play host to its second annual Student Career Exploration Fair 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Nov. 2, in the Sheridan High School Gymnasium.|
Students in grades 8 through 12 from Sheridan, Hamilton Heights, Tipton, and Clinton Central are invited to attend the hands-on, interactive career fair which will highlight skilled trades in advanced manufacturing, the hospitality industry, agriculture, human services, health care, transportation, construction, and information technology.
Thursday, September 14, 2017
|County schools receive Gold Stars|
|Guerin Catholic High School, Noblesville, and Hamilton Heights Middle School, Arcadia, have been named Gold Star Schools for 2017 by the Indiana Department of Education.|
Guerin is a renewal Gold Star School, and HHMS is a first-time recipient.
Friday, September 8, 2017
|Judges celebrate Constitution Day by visiting students across the state|
|More than 4,000 students across the state will celebrate Constitution Day with judges and Supreme Court staff attorneys visiting their classrooms, Sept. 17.|
Indiana courts are recognizing the anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution, Sept. 17, 1787, with a program that brings judges into schools.
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
|HCH Food Bank slates Harvest Fundraiser|
|SHERIDAN - The Hamilton County Harvest Food Bank has scheduled its annual Harvest Fundraiser, for 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sept. 15, at Blackhawk Winery, 28153 W. Ditch Road, Sheridan.|
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
|Heights teacher named Teacher of the Year finalist.|
ARCADIA - Julie Oelschlager, Hamilton Heights High School business teacher, is one of the finalist for the 2018 Teach of the Year Award.|
Oelschlager has made quite an impact during her seven-year tenure as an educator. She has had an exceptional impact on the students, business curriculum, and programs in which she has created or served as sponsor.
Friday, September 1, 2017
|White's historic first day to be celebrated|
ARCADIA - On Aug. 31, 1987, Ryan White entered Hamilton Heights High School with his fellow students.|
As a person with AIDS, White faced many challenges at a time when much about the disease was unknown.
To celebrate White's life and legacy, community leaders will be reflecting on that historic day. State Rep. Tony Cook, Hamilton Heights High School principal at that time, will discuss White's first day of school at the event.
Monday, August 28, 2017
|Rotarians learn self defense|
|SHERIDAN - Sometimes Sheridan Rotarians have unusual meetings and Tuesday, Aug. 1, was no exception to that rule. That was the evening when martial arts Sifu (teacher) Coy Monroe was the club guest speaker and he brought along several of his students to give a demonstration.|
Sunday, August 27, 2017
|Muncee Town Program Coming To Sheridan|
SHERIDAN - The Sheridan Historical Society will present a free public program about the origin of Muncie, Indiana as it relates to the presence of the Lenape American Indian village of "Muncee Town", 7 p.m. Aug. 14, in the Community Room of the Sheridan Public Library.|
Tuesday, August 8, 2017