The Weekly Special concluded its production in fall 2018; the page below is an archive.
WTIU continues its exploration of the Hoosier state with a new series, Journey Indiana.
Founded in 1888 by chemist Charles Edward, Kokomo Opalescent Glass is the oldest stained-glass manufacturer in the US, producing handmade glass for 130 years.
In 1889, Monroe Seiberling built an iconic mansion; today, it is home to the Howard County Historical Society, and features numerous exhibits.
Hailing from Kokomo, Shiny Penny is a 4-piece Alternative Rock / Pop band that has shared the stage with such acts as Bon Jovi and Switchfoot.
During the 1930s, Indianapolis’ Ferguson Brothers created a successful musical circuit, establishing jazz nightclubs and promoting local black entertainers.
4-piece Alternative Rock / Pop band Shiny Penny perform their original song, “Don’t Believe a World That I Say.”