Category: Cover Stories

Tom Dickey runs with son, Tyler, up a hill on Camelback Mountain in Phoenix, Ariz.. (Submitted photo) 0

Open hearts

Dickey family answer call to help children  By Mark Ambrogi Tom Dickey’s life took a turn he never expected when his three oldest children were born with a genetic neuromuscular disease. “We were thrusted into...

Earl Lott dressed up as Uncle Sam for last year’s freedom festival. (Submitted photo) 0

Rock the fourth

Fishers Freedom Festival provides activities and fun   By Anna Skinner All in Fishers have a chance to celebrate the fourth of July early without spending obscene amounts of money yet again. The Fishers...

(Clockwise) Jack Shaffer, Terry Cross, Brad Rainier and Jim Tremblay discuss the features of a Civil War era sword. (Photo by James Feichtner) 0

Celebrating the Past

Civil War group continue to learn together By Anna Skinner The investigation of our country’s history is what keeps its memories alive today. For some, history lessons through school satisfied our urge to delve...

Alexis Kapsalis (center) on a previous mission trip in Guatemala. (Submitted photo) 0

Mission for love

Fishers native will go on an 11 month mission trip to help 11 nations By Anna Skinner Come September, Alexa Kapsalis will go on the journey of a lifetime. The Fishers High School and...

The Johnson family, Bill, Donita, Natalie, Sam, at Mini Indy Speedway after Sam won the feature races for both of the cars. (Photo by Leonard Foster) 0

Desire to Drive

Fishers family finds a passion in racing By Michelle Williams Donita Johnson believes that kids typically fall into one of three categories: those who like balls, those who like dinosaurs or those who like...

Former stay-at-home mom Robin Lucas achieves her lifelong dream of receiving a college degree.(Submitted photo) 0

Following the dream

Stay at home mom completes goal of higher education By Renee Larr Attending college is an exciting yet stressful time in any student’s life. For more than 18 years, Fishers resident Robin Lucas was...

Bill Hartman trains Ty Terrell. (Photo by James Feichtner) 0

Top trainer

Fishers’ physical therapist to judge on Men’s Health TV show By Renee Larr Fishers’ resident, Bill Hartman has been named as a judge on Men’s Health Next Top Trainer. Hartman is a co-owner of...

Korean native Ji-Eun Lee brings musical education through her Fishers academy. (Photo by Theresa Skutt) 0

Fine Arts

Ji-Eun Lee Music Academy promotes music and performance By Holly Kline The Ji-Eun Lee Music Academy offers a variety of music lessons and productions for kids and adults plus it boasts an impressive 206-capactiy...

Fishers resident Alexandra Syndram wins Miss Indiana pageant. (Photo by Theresa Skutt) 0

Path to the pageant

Fishers resident heads to Miss America competition By Holly Kline Fishers resident Alexandra Syndram, 17, recently won Miss Indiana World pageant title. She will move on to participate in the Miss World America competition,...

Abby Montgomery, Shelby Swain, Lena Peters are part of the 500 Princess program (Photo by Theresa Skutt) 0

Racetrack royalty

Hamilton Southeastern Trio takes on Indy 500 By Mark Ambrogi South Bend and Fort Wayne each have one of the 33 500 Festival princesses for 2015. Evansville doesn’t have any. Fishers has three princesses,...