Blue Angels Return to Evansville and Other Indiana Headlines
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — An Evansville air show featuring the Navy's Blue Angels stunt team is back on next summer's calendar after event organizers received a financial boost. The Vectren Foundation pledged $50,000 toward the estimated $170,000 cost for the air show as part of the annual ShrinersFest. The Shriners are seeking other corporate donations to cover the air show costs for next June's festival.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Some Indiana cities and towns hit by emerald ash borer infestations can apply for a share of a federal grant. The Indiana Department of Natural Resources says the $100,000 grant will pay for tree-plantings intended to reduce flooding and storm water overflows that cause raw sewage to enter rivers and streams.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The town of Speedway is offering lessons to make sure drivers are prepared for a roundabout outside the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Officials say some residents have expressed concern that roundabouts are confusing. The two-lane roundabout under construction at West 16th and Main Streets and Crawfordsville Road will be the first in Speedway.