Sandy Summerlot – Packed with Care

March 30, 2020 Faith Toole

Packed with Care: Hendricks County food pantries shift to new strategies to feed hungry during COVID-19 pandemic By Lindsay Doty Volunteer Sandy Summerlot efficiently boxes up a mix of canned green beans, hearty soups, frozen meats, […]


Dr. David Stopperich – Double Duty

March 23, 2020 Faith Toole

Double Duty Family doctor helps calm coronavirus worries as Hendrick County’s public health officer By Lindsay Doty Last Thursday morning Dr. David Stopperich headed into work at his family medical practice in Lizton to see […]


Chief Joel Thacker – Fired Up

March 16, 2020 Faith Toole

Fired up Plainfield Chief Joel Thacker named Indiana State Fire Marshal By Stephanie Dolan Since high school, Joel Thacker’s trajectory led him to serve others working in emergency response services. A career placement test as […]


Kelly DiBenedetto – Hearing the Need

March 10, 2020 Faith Toole

Hearing the Need Kelly DiBenedetto runs the Danville Chamber and a nonprofit for deaf children By Stephanie Dolan  Kelly DiBenedetto has a passion for helping people with hearing loss, experience running a nonprofit and a […]


Lora Helmick – Get Outside and Play

March 2, 2020 Faith Toole

Get Outside and Play  Washington Township Parks director Lora Helmick oversees innovation and growth By Stephanie Dolan  It would be easy to categorize Lora Helmick as outdoorsy. She often spends weekends camping with her family, […]


Denise Robinson – A New Nook

February 24, 2020 Faith Toole

A New Nook  Director Denise Robinson leads Brownsburg Public Library renovation By Stephanie Dolan Since she was a teenager, Denise Robinson found herself lost in the book stacks at the Brownsburg Public Library.   “I […]


Brittany Anderson – February 14, 2020

February 17, 2020 Faith Toole

Advocating for patients with rare disease  Avon resident turned painful diagnoses into a journey helping others By Stephanie Dolan Brittany Anderson suffers from painful diseases that affect her daily life, and she’s using voice to […]


Christa Miller – Rounding out the Square

February 10, 2020 Faith Toole

Rounding out the Square Christa Miller leads efforts to drive visitors, events and businesses to the Historic Downtown Danville  By Stephanie Dolan Christa Miller helps two Danville hotspots bring in events, businesses, visitors and gives […]


Tabitha Starr – January 31, 2020

February 3, 2020 Faith Toole

Healthy fare stars in this Plainfield shop Avon’s Tabitha Starr meets customers’ needs at The Real Food Shoppe By Stephanie Dolan After struggling to help her daughter overcome skin irritation and allergies, four years ago […]


Rhonda Wiles – January 24, 2020

January 27, 2020 Faith Toole

Making her-story Brownsburg Chamber names Rhonda Wyles as first female leader By Stephanie Dolan Whether at home, in the office or volunteering, people search for ways to use their skills. That might come through actively […]