Tune in for the Winners on September 1st

Tune in for the Winners on September 1st

Tune in to the Indiana Authors Awards Facebook page at 11 a.m. on Sept. 1 to find out who the 2020 Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award winners are! Winners will be announced in the following categories: children’s, drama, emerging, fiction, genre,...
Alternative Medicine

Alternative Medicine

When seeking medical treatment, people may look at many types of care options. Beyond the common approaches of medicine or surgery, some people may look at alternative medicine. Alternative medicine is also sometimes called complementary or integrative medicine, and...
History of the Telephone Workers, Part 3

History of the Telephone Workers, Part 3

In 1900, the pay was $7 a week.  This was for 11-hour shifts 6 days a week.  Some women worked two shifts a day with a three-hour unpaid break.  In small towns and rural areas, work was usually done from homes for 24 hours a day.  Besides “hello girls,” operators were...
Celebrating 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage

Celebrating 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage

On January 16, 1920, Indiana became the 26th state to ratify the 19th Amendment, granting women the right to vote, which went into effect in Indiana on August 26, 1920, just eight days after the two-thirds majority for ratification had been achieved.    On August...
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