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Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Event to raise funds to help seniors and people with disabilities remain independent in East Central Indiana   LifeStream Services invites the public to attend the Inaugural LifeStream Golf Outing on Wednesday, September 26 at the Meshingomesia Golf Club in Marion. Join LifeStream for a day of golfing and making a difference in the lives of older adults in the community. The LifeStream Golf ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
LifeStream invites the community to attend a special meeting on Understanding Medicare and Medicare Advantage Plans on Thursday, August 23 from 2pm to 3:30pm at Kennedy Library located at 1700 W. McGalliard Rd., Muncie, IN 47304.   The meeting will host State Health Insurance Assistance Program counselors, as well as insurance representatives for a detailed discussion on understanding Medicare ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
LifeStream invites the community to attend the annual Fall Festival on September 12. This annual event draws crowds of over 300 older adults for pontoon boat rides, a health fair, car show, musical entertainment by Garcia and Scott, crafts, bingo, a petting zoo, and much more.     The Fall Festival will be held on September 12 from 10:00am to 1:30pm at the Treaty Line Pioneer Village located at ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Tickets are on sale for the 2018 Marion High School Hall of Distinction induction banquet.  The banquet is set for 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at the Henry West Banquet Room, Barnes Student Center, Indiana Wesleyan University, part of Marion Giants homecoming weekend. Tickets can be purchased for $40 at the Marion Community Schools district office at Marion High School, 750 W. 26th St. ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
This year, during a routine cleanup of debris at the Charles Mill Dam, the City of Marion worked with an excavating company to dredge out a pond within the Mississinewa River creating an inviting area for fish to linger, allowing for easier access for disabled individuals to cast a line. The pond can be accessed using a ramp off the Mississinewa Riverwalk which runs along River Dr. A group of ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Wednesday, August 08, 2018
2018 Early Childhood Conference registration is now open! (click here for Pre-Registration Form) Tuning in to our Youngest Learners:  Understanding the Impact of Trauma  Saturday, September 15, 2018 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Mississinewa High School 205 E North H St Gas City, Indiana 46933  A collaborative effort of the Grant County Early Childhood Coalition, Bona Vista’s Child Care ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest
Tuesday, August 07, 2018
(click here to view flier) In an effort to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Converse Jackson Township Public Library and fund raise for a planned renovation/addition, we are hosting a 100th Black Tie Gala on September 15th from 7pm-10pm at Roseburg Event Center located at 2983 W 38th Street in Marion, Indiana. The Gala will offer a meal, program with a special guest speaker, music/dancing, ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Monday, August 06, 2018
Please see the following Announcement regarding the Splash House: https://cityofmarion.in.gov/news-events/reminder-splash-house-hours-move-to-weekends-only-through-labor-day
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, August 06, 2018
Area high schools offer dual credit courses from Ivy Tech in Blackford, Grant and Jay Counties. These courses are offered at low or no cost. This year Ivy Tech Community College awarded 8242 dual credits to students saving area families $1,136,297. “Dual credit courses save students money and time,” said Chancellor Alex Huskey. Marion Ivy Tech. “Students who were enrolled in dual credit as high ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
Thursday, August 02, 2018
Marion General Hospital announces 2018 Health Expo (click here to view flier)
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Indiana Members Credit Union was named the top credit union in Indiana on the first-ever Forbes “Best-In-State Credit Union” listing.  Forbes, in partnership with market research firm Statista, surveyed more than 25,000 customers in the U.S. for their opinions on their current and former banking relationships.  Credit Unions were rated on overall recommendations and satisfaction, as well as five ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Family Service Society, Inc. hosts the 14th Annual Circle of Friends event, which takes place on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at Indiana Wesleyan University’s Barnes Student Center. The event is from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., and will feature keynote speaker, Mary Cucarola. Circle of Friends is the second largest fundraiser of the year and is critical for aiding Family Service Society, Inc.’s ability ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, July 16, 2018
Beth Wickham has joined Carey Services as the director of the agency’s Early Head Start program, replacing longtime director Cathy Queen, who recently retired.Wickham has more than 20 years of experience in Head Start programming. She began her Head Start career as a teacher and eventually became site director and education coordinator with the Community and Family Services program in Portland, ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, July 16, 2018
Tickets go on sale Friday, July 20. Indiana Wesleyan University is proud to announce the 2018 Homecoming concert on Saturday, Oct. 6 will feature contemporary Christian music singer-songwriter Lauren Daigle. Daigle is a Grammy-nominated artist who is known for captivating songs such as “Trust in You,” “How Can It Be,” and “Come Alive (Dry Bones).” She has received several Dove Awards, including ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, July 16, 2018
First Farmers Financial Corp. (OTCQX:FFMR), announced that at its July 10, 2018 board meeting, the Board of Directors approved a plan to repurchase up to $1 million in the Corporation’s outstanding common stock on the open market. The timing, price, and quantity of purchases under the stock repurchase plan will be at the discretion of management and may be discontinued, suspended or restarted at ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, July 16, 2018
On Friday, July 13th at Carey Services, State Treasurer Kelly Mitchell celebrated the first anniversary of INvestABLE Indiana. After a discussion with Carey Services’ officials and a tour of the agency’s facility, Mitchell spoke with agency employees and clients, family members, and community members about INvestABLE Indiana, the newest program in the treasurer's office. "During these beginning ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest