Basketball, tactical training among Indiana inaugural events

January 1, 2017 GMT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s new first family plan several events to celebrate the inauguration of Republican governor-elect Eric Holcomb.

Holcomb’s set to be sworn into office Jan. 9 at 11 a.m. at Indiana Farmers Coliseum at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis along with other statewide officers. The day before, Holcomb plans to host a free basketball event at Hinkle Fieldhouse. The Indianapolis Star reports (http://indy.st/2iU21vn ) that participants will get a chance to shoot hoops with Holcomb.

On Jan. 7 incoming first lady Jane Holcomb says she’ll host a tactical training event including virtual weapon training platforms at Camp Atterbury in Edinburgh.

An inaugural ball also is planned.


Information from: The Indianapolis Star, http://www.indystar.com