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NASA Commander and Hoosier native Kevin Ford addressed the Indiana Senate from aboard the International Space Station yesterday. Commander Kevin Ford was able to speak to legislators about the type of experiments he is conducting and about his hope that the United States continues to pursue manned spaceflight. Ford is a Montpelier native and the younger brother of former state Senator David Ford, who passed away in 2008.
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Indianapolis native Ed Carpenter will sit on the pole Sunday for the start of the Indianapolis 500. It’s the first time on the pole for him. He‘ll be joined on the front row by rookie Carlos Munoz and Marco Andretti. EJ Viso, rookie AJ Allmendinger and Will Power will start in row two. Last year‘s [...]24.05.13
All eyes are on the speedway this weekend. And you’ll probably get a glimpse of the 2013 500 Festival Queen. Ball State University junior Allison Jacob was awarded the jeweled crown – which she’ll be sporting this weekend at all of her public appearances. In addition to winning the title, Jacob also received a 25-hundred [...]24.05.13
Contractors moved barrels and barricades along interstate work sites Friday to help accommodate Memorial Weekend traffic. The Indiana Department of Transportation mandated that there be no work in construction zones over the holiday weekend and Indiana State Police will be closely monitoring those sites.