Category: Cover Stories

From left: Owners of Harbour Town Diner, Maria Prado, Francisco Guzman and Carlos Prado. (Photo by Sadie Hunter) 0

Family fare

Venezuelan family serves up diner classics in Noblesville By Mark Ambrogi Francisco Guzman wants everyone to experience what he does during a family meal. “We can bring families in and have the same experience...

Supt. Beth Niedermeyer (left) and curriculum director Annetta Petty discuss what’s new at Noblesville Schools. (Photo by Mark Ambrogi) 0

Testing tool

Noblesville Schools curriculum leader embraces new student assessments By Mark Ambrogi Among the many changes and additions in Noblesville Schools in 2015-16 school year, one change clearly stands out for Annetta Petty, the district’s...

Noblesville Athletic Club yoga instructor Holly Haskett will teach the free classes for cancer patients and their families. (Photos by Jason Conerly) 0

Lending a hand

Noblesville Athletic Club offering free yoga classes for cancer patients and families By Mark Ambrogi Noblesville Athletic Club general manager Cindy Kinney recognizes the battle cancer patients face. “Cancer is a lonely disease and...

Deb Diaz, volunteer coordinator at White River Christian Church, inside the White River Food Pantry. (Photo by Robert Herrington) 0

Feeding a need

Hamilton County Harvest Food Bank works to keep food pantry shelves stocked during increased necessity “I was hungry and you fed me.” Matthew 25:35 The scripture that serves as Hamilton County Harvest Food Bank’s...

Buddy Whitacre waves to the crowd during the 2014 parade. (File photo) 0

America the Beautiful

Noblesville Fireworks Festival and parade celebrate Independence Day By Anna Skinner Any in attendance at the Noblesville Fireworks Festival on the Fourth of July can expect a plethora of events, music and a parade...

Gary Hipes reflects on his 45-year career at Noblesville High School. (Photo by Theresa Skutt) 0

True pro

Growth biggest change during Noblesville High School teacher Hipes’ long tenure By Mark Ambrogi Gary Hipes doesn’t have any problem putting his finger on the biggest change he saw during his 45 years as a...

Noblesville author Chris Clouser discusses his new book, “Rojo”. (Photo by Theresa Skutt) 0

Story time

Noblesville author makes entry into fiction writing By Mark Ambrogi Chris Clouser’s love of writing has led him to be a published author. However, his latest book is quite different. The Noblesville resident’s first...

J. Rodney Reveal elaborates on his art career. (Photo by Sara Crawford) 0

Reveal the arts

Local artist describes success By Anna Skinner When J. Rodney Reveal got his first taste of creating art in high school, he couldn’t imagine his life without it. A high school art teacher originally...

Fire Chief Ken Gilliam talks retirement. (Photo by Robert Herrington) 0

Success story

Gilliam found calling in fire department By Mark Ambrogi Ken Gilliam was studying economics at Wabash University when he came to the realization that spending his life behind a desk was not for him....

Jay Jasper and Terri Ditslear discuss topics at the May 12 111 meeting. (Photo by Lisa Price) 0

Beer & religion

Roots of Life church members share views in casual setting By Mark Ambrogi Teri Ditslear has dubbed the weekly religious discussion as 111. That would be 1 beer, 1 question, 1 hour, a session...