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March 25, 2017

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Katie Douglas carries on

By Tia Nielsen and Lael Nielsen Furious Fever defense produces win on emotional weekend How did you honor your father on Father’s Day? Katie Douglas, former Perry Meridian and Purdue basketball standout, faced a painful memory on Father’s Day weekend: the anniversary of her father’s death to cancer. It also closely coincided with the same sad anniversary of her mother’s passing. So, Katie did what her parents asked her to do. The...

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Lutheran senior to play in Adidas All Star game

Brandi Lawson, a senior at Lutheran High School of Indianapolis, has been nominated to play in the 2009 Adidas Futures All Star game. This game will be played in Boulder, Colo., on Tuesday, June 30, at 7 p.m. Lawson will be playing on a team of 2010 graduates from 11 different states. Last year this event had over 1,500 spectators and more than 150 college coaches in attendance. This event will kick off a week-long College Exposure...

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CrossRoad Engineers invests $12,000 in park improvements

Thanks to a $12,000 contribution by CrossRoad Engineers, rehabilitation of the north and south basketball courts in Sarah T. Bolton Park will begin as soon as this week, weather permitting. The investment by the engineering company, located on Sherman Drive in Beech Grove, will fund half of the cost of the improvements with the remaining $12,000 coming from the Parks Department. CrossRoad staff also will donate its design-planning...

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Obituaries for the week of 06.25.09

Clay Barker, 13, of Indianapolis, died June 21. He was born October, 28, 1995. Clay will be lovingly remembered by his mom and dad, Chris and Tina Barker; sister, Natasha Barker; brothers, Chris and Nathan Barker. Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, June 25, at G.H. Herrmann Madison Avenue Funeral Home, 5141 Madison Avenue. Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, June 26, at the funeral home. Clay will be laid...

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Southside military news

Air Force Airman Colin M. Conway graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community...

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