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Monday, May 25, 2015
  • A change of name, not of mission
    For thousands of Howard County residents, St. Joseph Memorial Hospital was where life started. Since 1936, St. Joe – as most refer to the medical center - has been a fixture on birth certificates in Kokomo and the surrounding area. But that era has officially come to an end.
  • What’s in a spoken word?
    According to The Stuttering Foundation, one in five children stutters for at least a short period of time while one in 100 adults struggle with fluency on a regular basis. 
  • Local author seeks stories for upcoming projects
    Growing up in Kokomo, Indiana, author Catherine Anne heard dozens, even hundreds of stories of strange and wonderful occurrences that defied explanation. Some of them even happened to her.
  • Staying in the game
    The goal of most high school student-athletes is to be recruited to play at the collegiate level. For years, that is exactly what Eastern senior Brett Mullenix wanted to do.
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  • KHA Receives $223k Security Grant
    The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Monday awarded the Kokomo Housing Authority a Capital Needs grant worth $222,810 to improve safety and security measures at the Garden Square Apartments complex. This funding will provide updated security cameras and lighting on the grounds in an attempt to improve the quality of life for residents while also deterring criminal activity. 
    Warren Mason Ridenour, 67, Kokomo, went to be with our Lord at 10:14 p.m. Thursday, May 21, 2015, at St. Vincent Kokomo. He was born Aug. 17, 1947, to Warren Ridenour and Barbara (Williams) Ridenour. Sept. 27, 1988, Warren married his wife, Judy (Bryant) Ridenour. She survives him.

  • Pet of the week 5-14-15
    Meet an awesome dog named Jack! This sweet Rat Terrier mix is only two years old and he was found as a stray. Besides being housebroken, Jack is also good with kids and other dogs. 
  • 5/21/2015
    Representative Todd Rokita has betrayed you, again! On May 12th, he signed on as a co-sponsor for HR 1599, a Congressional bill that would effectively block required labeling of foods that contain genetically engineered ingredients. A labeling requirement on such foods exists in 64 countries worldwide.





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