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@kwellscomm  PraiseIndy.com News & Sports  —   Wet and slick…those are the buzz words for Tuesday, the day President Barack Obama will bid farewell to the nation, live. (More on that below.) Good day to you… Indy’s wild weather week continues with freezing rain taking center stage. Road crews across the city asked drivers to […]

@kwellscomm  PraiseIndy.com News  — A lot of people in Indiana are fat, drunk, and unhappy. That’s the shocking results from a new survey out on this ‘Throwback Thursday’ by the folks at WalletHub. Indiana scores 40th on the survey sites new “Happiness Index.” That means the Hoosier state is the tenth least happy state in the country. […]

A program that helps feed students over the summer is now officially underway. The Summer Servings Meal Program began Wednesday at more than 200 sites in Marion County.  The program provides meals to children 18 years and younger at no cost.  Wayne Township School Superintendent Jeff Butts says it can be difficult for some students […]

It’s chilly here in Indy on this ‘Throwback Thursday’ and cooler to the north in Central Indiana on this Thursday morning. The cooler temps to the north set just the right environment for the snowfall on Wednesday and today to accumulate–up to seven inches in some areas like Monticello in White County and five inches in the Lafayette […]

Can you run a mile? Many Hoosiers can and will do it this evening, which is expected to cause some traffic delays and backups in the Circle City at the end of the workday. The Monumental Mile, a precursor race to November’s Indianapolis Monumental Marathon, gets underway this evening at 5 p.m. with a street closure […]

No one stopped to help then, but you can help now. A fund has been set up for the family of a man who was fatally struck by several cars on the northwest side of Indianapolis last month. That hit and run victim was later identified as Michael Tyson. Tyson was hit by as many as […]

A new policy at Indianapolis Public Schools will now allow staff to intervene in fights. The district was criticized earlier this month when a teacher was caught on camera failing to break up a brawl at Northwest Community High School on the city’s north west side. The teacher could be heard telling the students to […]

The self-proclaimed former neighborhood watchman who shot and killed unarmed black teenager, Trayvon Martin, after stalking him through a gated community has decided to release an interview with his thoughts on a variety of issues regarding the now infamous case, particularly President Obama’s involvement. Click the media below to hear the latest on what he […]

Honda is expanding its recall of cars because of air bag problems.  Honda announced late Thursday that it’s widening three earlier recalls to include cars from the 2001 to 2006 model years.  The recall involves cars that were sold or registered mainly  in humid areas. Those areas are where the air bag inflators are believed […]