Nuggets of Southport history

June 7, 2018 Nicole Davis

By Rick Hinton Southport has a varied history. Most small towns do. Out of humble beginnings, progress gradually takes root. Southport Road (once known as Union Street) became even more rural as it moved east […]


Finding Mary Bryan

May 31, 2018 Nicole Davis

By Rick Hinton I don’t stroll through cemeteries in the dark anymore, yet have no hesitation in doing so in the daylight. Especially when accompanied by my friend, Barry Browning, treasurer for the Perry Township/Southport […]


A tutorial for potential ghost hunters

May 24, 2018 Nicole Davis

By Rick Hinton Paranormal author Benjamin Radford concludes his thoughts on those of us desiring to venture into ghost hunting: Failing to consider alternative explanations for anomalous or “unexplained” phenomena “Ghost hunters often over-interpret evidence […]


A paranormal author speaks out

May 18, 2018 Nicole Davis

By Rick Hinton When my friend Kenny Bittle (Facebook—I Am Kenny Bittle) speaks, I tend to listen. When it comes to the paranormal he has both feet on the ground and is not swayed by […]

Around Town

Haunts & Jaunts: Pump House Antiques

March 29, 2018 Rick Hinton

   Bargersville is a small town located just southwest of Indianapolis in Johnson County. It became a town in 1906 with the help of the railroad coming through. It has stayed small; that’s its charm. […]

Around Town

Bless this place

August 24, 2017 Nicole Davis

St. Paul Hermitage, Beech Grove, blesses newly-renovated areas and additions After two years of construction, residents and staff at Saint Paul Hermitage celebrated the completion of the newly-renovated and additions to the retirement home with […]

Around Town

Four years, four stores

June 16, 2016 Nicole Davis

Rebecca Pardue to open four Humble Impression nonprofit thrift stores in four years Four years since beginning Humble Impressions in Perry Township, Rebecca Pardue is working towards opening her fourth nonprofit thrift store. “We’re growing […]