Hoosier mascots

Before they had a gymnasium, during inclement weather the Moscow River Rats held basketball practices in the E. L. Kennedy Covered Bridge, according to Emerson Houck. The bridge in Moscow, Indiana, was destroyed by a tornado in 2008. According to IndianaAlbum.com, it was later rebuilt using 40 percent of the original bridge’s timber. (clockwise from top left) ‘Moscow Covered Bridge, Moscow, Indiana, 1987’; ‘Moscow Covered Bridge and the Flatrock River, Moscow, Indiana, 1987’; ‘Interior of the Moscow Covered Bridge, Moscow, Indiana, 1987’ | Photos courtesy of IndianaAlbum.com from the Loretta Dahm Collection.

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Ron Eid started Limestone Post Magazine with Lynae Sowinski in 2015 as an online publication featuring long-form stories about the arts, outdoors, social issues, and a variety of other topics relevant to Bloomington and south-central Indiana. An award-winning writer and editor, Ron has written feature stories about the arts, culture, sports, business, and adventure travel for publications across the country. He can be reached at [email protected]