The grants total $375,293 in federal funds allotted by the DNR Division of Historic Preservation & Archaeology. They will be matched by $360,718 in local and private funds, for a total investment of $736,011.

The fireworks will be flying over the water at Mississinewa Lake Beach this Saturday night and the public is invited to bring a blanket, beach chair, or boat to watch and take part of the Mighty Mississinewa Centennial Celebration.

Three state agencies are working together this summer to promote water safety and alert citizens to the dangers of recreating near low head dams on Indiana river systems.