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  • Make America Grit Again
    Dinner at our house is often unpredictable.  It’s this daily dance we do of asking, “What do you want?  I don’t know, what do you want?”  We typically end up deciding with everyone answering this question, “What don’t you want?” That eliminates a lot of options and narrows it down enough to choose. Sometimes our... […]
  • 2017 Grant Recipients
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  • Couperfs
    I often wonder if every family is as quirky as mine…probably not.  I just ran across an old Facebook memory where my oldest son, Griffin, got embarrassed at school by using a word that he thought was a real word; in fact, it was just one we made up and used all the time at... […]

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  • Former Chief Deputy Treasurer Charged With Stealing Tax Funds
    The former Chief Deputy in the Grant County Treasurer’s office was arrested Tuesday following an investigation that determined she stole nearly 13-thousand dollars in tax money from the Treasurer’s office. 54-year old Peggy Dickerson of Fairmount has
  • MHS Black History Play “Livin” Fat” Set For Saturday
    February is Black History Month, and the Marion High School Black History Club will present its’ annual production to celebrate the event. This year’s play is called “Livin’ Fat,” and club leader and teacher Bobbi Owensby says
  • Author Judith Richards To Be In Kokomo Thursday
    Accomplished author Judith Richards will be in Kokomo on Thursday, promoting her latest book and signing autographs. Richards’ latest book is called “Thelonious Rising,” and is about a 9-year old boy who survives Hurricane Katrina in New


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  • [Men's Basketball] Peter’s Buzzer Beater Puts Men’s Basketball into CL Championship
    MARION, Ind. -- Bob Peters made his final game in Luckey Arena a memorable one as he fired the game-winning 3-pointer that beat the buzzer and No. 15 Saint Francis (Ind.) 73-70 in the Crossroads League Tournament Semifinals. Jacob Johnson added a game-high 27 points as Indiana Wesleyan overcame a halftime deficit for the third […]
  • [Baseball] Baseball Splits with Bethel in Tennessee
    McKENZIE, Tenn. -- Brandon Shaffer had three extra bases hits and five hits overall as Indiana Wesleyan University baseball split with Bethel (Tenn.) on Saturday in McKenzie, Tennessee. Bethel won the weekend series with three wins in four games.
  • [Women's Tennis] Women's Tennis Match on Saturday is Canceled
    MARION, Ind. -- The Indiana Wesleyan University women's tennis home match vs. Saint Francis (Ill.) on Saturday has been canceled. An unforseen health circumstance arose Friday night for Saint Francis which forced the Saints to cancel the match.

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  • Ivy Tech Community College sees increase in certificates awarded
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Ivy Tech Community College has seen an increase in the number of certificates and technical certificates it has awarded increase by 55 percent since 2012. The Community College awarded 11,224 certificates in the 2015-16 academic year. These certificates are designed to be short-term credentials and stackable toward an associate degree. Many certificates […]
  • Ivy Tech Community College students to visit Statehouse
    INDIANAPOLIS – On Wednesday, February 22, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., more than 400 Ivy Tech Community College students from each of Ivy Tech’s 14 regions will convene in Indianapolis to participate in the annual Ivy Tech Community College Day at the Statehouse event. The purpose of the activity is to provide students […]
  • 10th annual I-69 Challenge Collegiate Innovation Challenge Event
    Marion, IN (February 15, 2017) – The Grant County Economic Growth Council hosted the tenth annual I-69 Collegiate Innovation Challenge on February 10-12 at Plymouth’s Swan Lake Resort. This challenge brings together university students from along the I-69 corridor for a weekend of innovation, problem solving, and entrepreneurship. A total of five teams competed in […]