EPA to give update on lead-tainted Evansville Superfund site

The federal agency will host a Monday open house at the Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library to discuss the southwestern Indiana site’s ongoing cleanup and answer questions about lead soil sampling, test results and public health.

Harlan Days celebrates 70 years

The first weekend of August always marks Harlan Days. This year is the 70th year for the annual fair, held at Harlan Community Park.

Madina Village School changing the lives of those living in a war-torn community

Madina Village School serves nearly 400 children in a war-torn community in West Africa. It’s a lifelong dream realized for many who have worked very hard to get the school running. One such person is a former Fort Wayne educator, who was born in the village and is now overseeing the rural primary school.

Local ukulele duo lands national TV gig

The two previously launched a video game app that was very successful and they currently star in The Music Minute, their own educational video series for kids. It airs on select PBS stations nationwide. Kris and Kenny will also be the hosts of “Play the Ukulele with The Atomic Sharks” premiering on most PBS stations in August of 2017.