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September 14, 2017

 

In part two of a three-part series examining bluegrass history, discover how a Bean Blossom music festival transformed into the Brown County Jamboree.

A Mandolin and a High Tenor Voice: Brown County Jamboree

In part two of a three-part series examining bluegrass history, discover how a Bean Blossom music festival transformed into the Brown County Jamboree.

September 7, 2017

 

In part one of a three-part series examining bluegrass history in Indiana, learn how a popular 1930s pastime in the town of Bean Blossom inspired a festival.

A Mandolin and a High Tenor Voice: Bean Blossom

In part one of a three-part series examining bluegrass history in Indiana, learn how a popular 1930s pastime in the town of Bean Blossom inspired a festival.

August 17, 2017

 

After seeing his home in a vision, Daniel Gobin has spent over 40 years building his 9,000 square foot dodecagon home, featuring sacred geometry and pyramid.

The Pyramid Home

After seeing his home in a vision, Daniel Gobin has spent over 40 years building his 9,000 square foot dodecagon home, featuring sacred geometry and pyramid.

August 17, 2017

 

In 1934, Evansville's Wes Peters built what is considered the prototype for Usonian architecture before becoming Frank Lloyd Wright's lifelong chief engineer.

The Peters-Margedant House

In 1934, Evansville's Wes Peters built what is considered the prototype for Usonian architecture before becoming Frank Lloyd Wright's lifelong chief engineer.

August 17, 2017

 

After being saved by seven men from Shirley, Indiana, the 1879 Jane Ross Reeves Octagon House is one of only five remaining octagon homes in the state.

The Jane Ross Reeves Octagon House

After being saved by seven men from Shirley, Indiana, the 1879 Jane Ross Reeves Octagon House is one of only five remaining octagon homes in the state.

August 17, 2017

 

Wanting a unique, yet functional way to build a passive solar home, Batesville metal artist Chaz Kaiser opted for an underground dome home.

The Underground Dome Home

Wanting a unique, yet functional way to build a passive solar home, Batesville metal artist Chaz Kaiser opted for an underground dome home.

July 27, 2017

 

Over 100 years after his death, James Whitcomb Riley remains one of Indiana's most famous literary figures and will be profiled on WTIU's latest documentary.

James Whitcomb Riley: Hoosier Poet

Over 100 years after his death, James Whitcomb Riley remains one of Indiana's most famous literary figures and will be profiled on WTIU's latest documentary.

July 13, 2017

 

For over thirty years, the Hangar 5 restaurant has entertained visitors with it's one-of-a-kind and up close view of the Columbus Municipal Airport tarmac.

Blackerby’s Hangar 5

For over thirty years, the Hangar 5 restaurant has entertained visitors with it's one-of-a-kind and up close view of the Columbus Municipal Airport tarmac.

July 13, 2017

 

During World War II, the Tuskegee Airmen of the 618th and 619th Bomb Squadrons trained at Atterbury Airfield where they fought for freedom at home and abroad.

The Fight to Fight: The Tuskegee Airmen

During World War II, the Tuskegee Airmen of the 618th and 619th Bomb Squadrons trained at Atterbury Airfield where they fought for freedom at home and abroad.

July 13, 2017

 

Originally purchased by Joseph Cox in 1816, the 88-acrePioneer Mother's Memorial Forest is one of Indiana's only remaining tracts of virgin hardwood forest.

Pioneer Mother’s Memorial Forest

Originally purchased by Joseph Cox in 1816, the 88-acrePioneer Mother's Memorial Forest is one of Indiana's only remaining tracts of virgin hardwood forest.

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