Category: Indiana

Meyer, Elizabeth A.

In Indian Lake, north east of Indianapolis, groups of kids rode their bikes three miles to the store for candy or a soda and learned to live as a community. During the summer of 1969 the whole town watched TV together as history was being made over 238,000 miles away. Elizabeth Meyer tells the story.

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Evans, Carol Lucille

Posted in: , , , , , Story by: September 27, 2013

Carol talks about her childhood summers in Culver, Indiana on Lake Maxincuckee in an excerpt of  “203 Hawkins Street”, a story apprearing in her book: All My Springs; A Journey Of A Lifetime.  She volunteers to work with older seniors; teaching them the importance of recording their personal history for their descendants.

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Huff, Mary Jo

Posted in: , , , , Story by: September 26, 2013

Storyteller and “50-yard-line-Momma”  Mary Jo Huff tells about the different kinds of people and the many ways of expressing team spirit from the bleachers at I.U. Bloomington football games.

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Barrett, Susan Seller

Posted in: , , , Story by: September 4, 2013

After many years of kindness to an older family friend, a will is changed, a gift surprises everyone and Susan Barrett’s dreams to improve services to the needy come true.

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Trimble, Tony Lynn

Raised in Boswell, Tony Trimble brought the compassion and humanity of small town Indiana to his work as a psychologist at the Indiana Youth Center in Plainfield,  his current work as a history professor at Ivy Tech, and as a well educated citizen of the world.  

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Houghtalen, Victoria Aline

Posted in: , , , Story by: August 19, 2013

Not too long ago a trio of young girls learned about leadership, creativity and the joys of playing in the natural environs along the White River in Noblesville. As told by Victoria Aline Houghtalen.

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Freeman, Stephen “Pete”

Posted in: , , , Story by: August 19, 2013

Pete Freeman tells the first of a series of life stories about being introverted and deciding for himself at the age of six that it was okay!  Part 1 – Runaway.

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Chamness, Diana G.

Posted in: , , , , Story by: August 17, 2013

An unlocked farmhouse in Morgan County. A blizzard in April 1960. Dozens of people without power, water or food. What did they do? Diana Chamness tells the story.

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Trimble, John Carl

Posted in: , , , , Story by: August 7, 2013

John Carl Trimble tells a 150 year-old story about how a great, great, strong-willed Aunt held off Morgan’s Raiders with a country breakfast at the family farm in Carlisle, Indiana.

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Brown, Carol Ann

Posted in: , , , Story by: August 7, 2013

Carol Ann Brown tells about how a simple choice may have saved her father’s life when tragedy struck the river town of Gossport, Indiana.

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