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Sunday, April 23, 2017
  • UCT honors Deputy Koontz
    After introducing every player, a prayer by Amy Roe, and a perfectly-executed rendition of the National Anthem by Sean VerLee, Noah Koontz, who was escorted to the pitching mound by his mother Kassie, delivered the opening day game ball to UCT alumnus and current professional baseball pitcher Nolan Sanburn. 
  • Park nearly recovered
    Six months ago, Kokomo Parks Superintendent Torrey Roe was beginning to think about winding down the summer softball season, securing the parks for the winter, and placing the annual Christmas lights display in Highland Park. 
  • April is Child Abuse Prevention Month
    The month of April has been designated as Prevent Child Abuse Month in not only Kokomo but also around the country. Ask any professional in the field, and they will say that child abuse and neglect is preventable. But despite efforts to spread the message, statistics show child abuse is on the rise.
  • Bind Café shines light  on Syrian refugee crisis
    A concert, held at Bind Café on Saturday, April 22, starting at 5 p.m., will bring in two Syrian refugee families that are being resettled in Indianapolis who will share their stories and also an IU Kokomo professor who will walk attendees through the immigration process. 
  • 33rd Annual Prevent Child Abuse Conference sees sold-out crowd
    Each April, in conjunction with national Prevent Child Abuse Month, the message that child abuse is preventable is shared around the nation. 
    Jamie Markley is making her mark in the boutique business. Recently the shop owner celebrated the one-year anniversary of Be Belle Boutique, bringing a dream full circle for Markley. 
  • MCXX to drop its first studio album
    Look out Howard County, MCXX’s first album, Sourmouth, soon will be hitting ear waves all over Indiana. What started out as front man Adam McKinney recording a series of demos in his basement has transpired into the four-man band MCXX.
  • Alleged Facebook threats lead to arrest
    One Russiaville man received felony-level charges after allegedly encouraging the use of “booby traps” to injure police officers on social media.
  • Kokomo to host statewide conference
    Prevent Child Abuse Howard County is the local arm of PCA Indiana, and each spring the group hosts what has turned into one of the largest child abuse prevention conferences in the Hoosier state.
    The much-anticipated second annual egg hunt with upwards of 30,000 candy-filled, plastic eggs will take place on the field this weekend. Of those eggs, thousands will be dropped onto the field courtesy of skydivers. 
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