Celebrating Women’s History: Janet Guthrie

In 1977, Janet Guthrie became the first women to ever qualify for the Indianapolis 500.

Celebrating Women’s History: Artists share stories through quilting with new exhibit

The Eiteljorg is celebrating the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage in a new exhibition called Quilts: Uncovering Women's Stories.

Renowned jewelry designer inspires women everywhere

A designer who grew up in Knoxville now has celebrities like Blake Lively and Angelina Jolie wear her jewelry. When you meet Diana Warner, you realize she is down to earth yet fearless - a combination that spells success. 

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Hoosier mom’s Army career provides for her family’s future

U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Maria Banks’ military career had an unusual beginning.

Indianapolis woman charts journey from banking to running plumbing company

Cathy Stegemoller, owner of Steg Plumbing, learned her business skills at an early age.

Woman builds infrastructure of support for sex trafficking victims

Her office may never know how many times Texans are human trafficked but calls into the National Human Trafficking Hotline can give a snapshots . In 2017, Texas had 2,459 calls. Most calls came from the Houston area, then San Antonio, then Dallas, then Austin, then Fort Worth. 

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Viola Davis inspires students in her hometown of Central Falls, Rhode Island

From her moving performance in “The Help,” to her Oscar-winning role in “How to Get Away with Murder,” Viola Davis has climbed to the top of the list of Hollywood heavyweights. But before she ever walked the red carpet, she walked the halls of Central Falls High School.

By |2019-03-15T17:16:59-04:00March 4th, 2019|Celebrating Women's History, Hidden History|0 Comments