Athlete of the Month: Eme Estes

July 28, 2022 SST

By Mark Ambrogi Despite playing through a shoulder injury, Eme Estes wanted to make the best of her final high school softball season. “I limited my pitching and played other positions while trying to minimize […]


Caps off to Southside grads

June 2, 2022 SST

Compiled by Nicole Davis They’ve studied hard, put in the time and it has paid off in a big way. Whether it came easily or with many sacrifices, these high school seniors are graduating with […]


The Spirit of Community

May 19, 2022 SST

By Nicole Davis Andrea Townsend wasn’t sure what to expect when the Speedway Arts Council approached her about spearheading the art portion of a community mural project at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. It couldn’t have […]


It was a Neu year for Ball State

January 7, 2021 SST

By Mark Ambrogi Mike Neu’s final game as a quarterback with Ball State ended with a loss to Utah State in the Las Vegas Bowl in 1993. “I took that jersey off for the last […]


2020 Back to School Edition

July 16, 2020 SST

Compiled by Nancy Price The Marion County Public Health Department has given permission for schools in Marion County to reopen with their original opening dates, with recommended guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and […]


Southside high school seniors graduate

May 21, 2020 SST

For most high school students, their senior year is filled with many positive memories: going to prom, deciding which college campuses they’ll visit in the spring and plan to attend the following year, and, of […]


A safe place to learn

August 22, 2019 SST

By Stephanie Dolan To attain the honor of Eagle Scout, a Boy Scout must meet certain requirements, including the completion of a service project that demonstrates both his leadership skills as well as his commitment […]


One step at a time

March 7, 2019 SST

By Stephanie Dolan Overcoming adversity. It’s something we’ve all had to do at one point or another. Typically, adversity strikes in adulthood with bills, illness or the loss of a job. Sometimes, though, younger people […]