Local News – Events

INDIANAPOLIS — Just in time for Christmas, you and your family could win the ultimate downtown experience. Downtown Indy, Inc. and Indy’s Child are working together on the Downtown Indy Ultimate Overnight Sweepstakes. This sweepstakes is accepting names until December 10th.  After that time, a winning family will be selected. Winners will get a free […]

INDIANAPOLIS--Lucas Oil Products has been raising money to support the patients at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at Ascension St. Vincent. They partnered with Indianapolis Colts linebacker Bobby Okereke to encourage people to donate and show support for the children’s hospital during Giving Tuesday. “It is incredible. I just love hanging out with them and spread […]

INDIANAPOLIS — As the time draws closer to Christmas, many organizations are hoping to help those in need. If you have been looking to give back this holiday, there are a variety of ways you can do it around central Indiana.  A few options are listed below: The Salvation Army’s Angel Trees What – The […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Thanksgiving is often a time when we enjoy a hearty meal with our families, and maybe a few arguments as well.  However, the holiday is not like this for everyone. WIBC’s Terri Stacy spoke to Carolina Castoreno, Executive Director of The American Indian Center of Indiana, who explained that Thanksgiving can be a […]

CARMEL — You might see some familiar faces in this year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Carmel High School’s Marching Greyhounds are one of the bands that will be performing in Thursday’s parade.  Festivities will start at 8:45 a.m. in New York City. Chris Kreke, Associate Band Director at Carmel High School, told WIBC’s Terri Stacy […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Two local organizations are teaming up in an effort to help homeless people around Indianapolis this winter, and they need your help. OTG Kennels is selling raffle tickets to raise money to purchase warm sleeping bags and blankets for the homeless.  The prize for the raffle winner is an American Bully puppy. Refuge […]

INDIANAPOLIS–The City of Indianapolis will host the NCAA Women’s Basketball Final Four in 2028 at Gainbridge Fieldhouse. It is scheduled for March 31 through April 2 of 2028. “The Women’s Final Four is the premier women’s basketball event in the country, and it’s exciting to see the unprecedented amount of interest from cities to host […]

INDIANAPOLIS — The holiday season can be financially stressful, especially this year.  So, one organization is looking to make things a little easier for some Hoosier service members. The Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs is now running its holiday program for veterans in need.  The Military Family Relief Fund Operation Holiday program will allow selected […]

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Colts are partnering with other businesses to help 2,000 Hoosier families. This is the team’s 10th annual “Horseshoe Helpings” event.  Here, Colts players and Cheerleaders – as well as mascot Blue – will work with volunteers to give away Thanksgiving meals at Lucas Oil Stadium. The 2022 “Horseshoe Helpings” will take […]

STATEWIDE — Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana has announced that it is resuming drive-thru distributions at its Community Cupboard to serve more people around Central Indiana. Drive-thru distributions started during the COVID pandemic.  With more people now struggling to make ends meet, the food bank decided it was time to bring them back. Gleaners once […]