Category - Amo

Throughout the history of humankind, art and nature have gone hand-in-hand. At two nature parks in Hendricks County , the opportunities to blend artistic talent with Mother Nature continue to thrive. I am the Assistant Superintendent with Hendricks…

Top 10: Most Popular Hendricks County Trails

Monday, April 2, 2018 11:00 AM by Josh Duke

I don’t even pretend to be a walker, hiker, biker or horseback rider. So, I’m the last person in the world who should provide our visitors insider advice on the top trails in Hendricks County , Indiana. Lucky for you though, I know who to ask. After…

Top Hendricks County Insider Stories of 2017

Thursday, December 28, 2017 10:00 AM by Josh Duke

I always like to give our dedicated local expert writers a break this final week of the year, which also gives me a chance to reflect on 2017 and their fine work. As I looked back, four of our top 10 most-viewed stories of 2017 along with three…

Weekend Primer: Oct. 27-29

Monday, October 23, 2017 10:00 AM by Stephanie Porter

It's a bit scary when Halloween falls on a week night, for teachers, anyway. Ha! But in all honesty, there are some great advantages to a school night holiday. It often means that the weekend prior will be packed with opportunities to stretch out…

Weekend Primer: Sept. 15-17

Sunday, September 10, 2017 8:00 AM by Eric Ivie

There's a crispness in the air in Hendricks County that signals the approach of my favorite season of the year -- autumn. The cooler temperatures, bright sunshine and brilliant blue skies invite enjoyable outdoor activities for the whole family. This…

Weekend Primer: Aug. 11-13

Monday, August 7, 2017 3:00 PM by Eric Ivie

As you make your plans for the upcoming weekend, make it a point to visit Hendricks County if you enjoy wine and live music, shopping, classic cars, a meteor shower or taking a walk, run or bike ride. We've got it all going on during the weekend of…

There was a time in Hendricks County when railroads played an important role in transportation, commerce, settlement and expansion of the area. As time marched on, though, railroad traffic declined nationwide, and rail companies began abandoning…

Weekend Primer: June 8-11

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 4:00 PM by Eric Ivie

It's shaping up to be a sunny and dry weekend here in Hendricks County , making it a great opportunity to get outdoors and enjoy a number of fun activities that are taking place all around the county. We have fish, fireworks, a parade, custom cars…

A long-standing tradition here in Hendricks County , the 67th Annual Amo Fish Fry Festival will be held Thursday through Saturday, June 8-10 , in the quaint town of Amo, just a bit west of Danville. The festival takes place at the Amo Ball Fields…

Top Hendricks County Events in 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017 11:00 AM by Crystal Paschal

The holidays are over, my kids are back at school, and I'm ready to face another year! 2016 was a great year in Hendricks County, and 2017 promises to be even better. What can you look forward to in 2017? Well, get your calendars ready because I've…