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  1. Franklyn S. Sweeney, BedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Journal

    Franklyn S. Sweeney, 93, of Bedford, died at 1:41 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, at Westview Nursing and Rehabilitation in Bedford. Born March 31, 1921, in Kokomo , she was the daughter of Eugene Ralph Hendrix and Virginia Mae Hendrix.

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  2. FEMA suspends hazard mitigation funds for IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    Indiana plans to take legal action against the city of Kokomo after unresolved compliance issues with its baseball stadium project spurred federal officials to freeze more than $6 million in hazard mitigation grants for the entire state, a Department of Homeland Security spokesman said Friday. The state plans to take legal action soon against Kokomo in Marion County's courts in response to a lawsuit the city recently filed against the state agency, DHS spokesman John Erickson said, adding, "we're interested in getting this handle quickly."

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  3. Indiana FEMA funds suspended due to violationsRead the original story

    Friday | WSJV-TV South Bend

    The Hazard Mitigation Grant was created to help prevent disasters from taking a significant toll and to help with clean up after a disaster. Due to violations with Kokomo's baseball stadium FEMA has suspended Indiana's money.

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  4. Washington Church of God to host Revival! Spring BreakthroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... the Saturday night service. Following the Sunday morning service, there will also be a noon meal. April Nyes of Kokomo, Ind., will be leading in praise and worship, and you will be blessed by her ministry. You are invited to come and be a part of ...

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  5. Federal agency suspends hazard mitigation funds for IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WFIE-TV Evansville

    All hazard mitigation grants awarded to the Indiana Department of Homeland Security have been suspended due to unresolved compliance issues with a baseball stadium project in Kokomo. The decision announced Thursday by the Federal Emergency Management Agency will affect about $5.5 million in mitigation grant funds.

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  6. Central Indiana Toyota dealership previews refreshed Toyota Avalon prior to releaseRead the original story

    Friday | Freshnews

    ... -- the 2016 Toyota Avalon -- to the Chicago Auto Show. Although months likely separate the refreshed Avalon from the Kokomo Toyota showroom in central Indiana, the dealership is proactively helping its customers decide whether to wait for the new ...

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  7. Gwendolyn Sue DunhamRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Star Press

    ... - Gwendolyn Sue Dunham, 80, of Burlington passed away at 12:43 p.m. on February 19, 2015 at St. Joseph Hospital, Kokomo, Indiana. She was born May 23, 1934 to the late Sherman M. and Mildred Mitchell Dunham in Muncie, Indiana. Sue graduated in ...

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  8. Howard County school's religious practices questionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... the letter to its legal counsel and is planning to respond next week. Click for the full story from WTHR partner Kokomo Tribune. The nation's billion-dollar pork industry is now under growing pressure to defend one of the most controversial ...

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  9. wlfi.comRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2013 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    Samantha Thieke joined WLFI in October of 2013 as a multi-platform journalist. Samantha was born and raised in Kokomo, Indiana, and graduate I grew up in Chicago and am happy to have my first news job so close to home.I'm also very pleased to begin a career I knew I wanted since I Kelly Roberts joined the WLFI Team in June 2012 as a multi-platform reporter.

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  10. Aid recipients could be required to do community serviceRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... doing small repair jobs at playgrounds or helping at the agency. Resource network leader Debi Wallick tells the Kokomo Tribune that clients who don't complete the community service hours won't be eligible for additional assistance until the hours ...

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  11. Indiana county's aid recipients could be required to do community serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WNDU-TV South Bend

    ... doing small repair jobs at playgrounds or helping at the agency. Resource network leader Debi Wallick tells the Kokomo Tribune that clients who don't complete the community service hours won't be eligible for additional assistance until the hours ...

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  12. IN: Financial Cuts Could Impact Kokomo's Public TransportationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Mass Transit

    Following the New Year's Day termination of Kokomo's First City Rider program, city residents have been left with two public transportation options, only one of which provides same day services. Add in Gov. Mike Pence's proposed funding cuts, and the city is also at risk of losing a significant portion of its annual public transportation revenue stream.

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  13. Pauline M. Britton, KokomoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Republic

    Pauline M. Britton, 94, Kokomo, passed away, Thursday morning, February 19, 2015, at St. Joseph Hospital, Kokomo, Indiana. She was born on July 13, 1920, and was the daughter of Herman and Edna Lienhoop, Columbus, Indiana, and had been the wife of William F. Britton, who preceded her in death.

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  14. Lawrence BrassardRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Indianapolis Star

    Kokomo, Indiana and recently Navarre, Florida, passed away on Feb 17, 2015 while at home with loved ones. He was born on Oct. 3, 1953 in Indianapolis. Larry graduated from Pike High School in 1971 and ...

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  15. John WolfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Star Press

    ... Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie. He was a former Bryant and Portland resident. John was born on April 22, 1925, in Kokomo, Indiana, the son of Oliver B. and Rosie (Davis) Wolford. He graduated from Bryant High School and later from Indiana ...

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  16. Toby LeRoy BurkhardtRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Indianapolis Star

    Kokomo, left us too soon on Saturday, February 14, 2015, at 3:05am with Karen Buyer Burkhardt, loving wife of 30 years and family by his side.Herbert LeRoy and Elizabeth (Martin) Burkhardt and ...

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  17. wlfi.comRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2013 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    Samantha Thieke joined WLFI in October of 2013 as a multi-platform journalist. Samantha was born and raised in Kokomo, Indiana, and graduate I grew up in Chicago and am happy to have my first news job so close to home.I'm also very pleased to begin a career I knew I wanted since I Kelly Roberts joined the WLFI Team in June 2012 as a multi-platform reporter.

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  18. Bill would give adopted Hoosiers easier access to recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    In 1984, Liz Lukens was adopted from her hometown of Kokomo, Indiana, and brought to live with her adoptive family near Mulberry, Indiana. "I was 22 months when I was adopted," said Lukens.

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  19. Patricia J. TudorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Palladium-Item

    Born August 31, 1945, in Kokomo, Indiana, to Harry and Rosemary Renshaw Dalzell, she was a 1963 graduate of Kokomo High School.

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  20. Woman gives up dog; adopted by a coupleRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... Dorsett-Pate says a young Galveston couple has since adopted Blue. The animal was located last month at a shelter in Kokomo, Indiana, thanks to a microchip implant. Donations that funded the dog's return will now pay for training lessons.

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