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Thursday, July 18, 2019
Hertz Business Vehicles Insurance Replacement (see flyer)
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Thursday, July 18, 2019
Grant County will be having an EXTRATailgate July 26, 2019, but we will need your help to make this work and will need 16 – 18 volunteers!   Please note:  Grant County will still have its regularly scheduled tailgate on August 2, 2019. If you or anyone who would be interested to volunteer, please let us know.   Second Harvest truly appreciates you and is grateful for your hard work!
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Thursday, July 18, 2019
Walmart DC On-Site Career Fair (see flyer)
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Grissom  Announces Air Show for September 7 & 8, 2019 (see poster)
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Marion General Announces their 2019 Health Expo on Saturday, September 7th from 7:30AM-1:00PM.  More info at www.mgh.net/healthexpo.  (View flier HERE)
Categories: Press Release
Monday, July 15, 2019
Officer John (Kit) Hunter, CHEP, MGH Protective Services, has met the educational, experience, and examination requirements to be designated as a Certified Healthcare Emergency Professional from the International Board for Certification of Safety Managers. Mr. Hunter also holds a technical certificate in broadcasting from Bates Technical College. He is a graduate of the Indiana Law Enforcement ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Monday, July 15, 2019
Marion, IN – Officials at Carey Services have announced a new focus for the organization, while continuing to emphasize the agency’s long-standing work with low-income families and pre-natal mothers and children up to three years old along with individuals with disabilities. This announcement was made during the agency 65th anniversary celebration.   With development of its strategic plan for ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, July 15, 2019
St. Paul Catholic School and St. Paul Preschool will hold Back to School Night on Monday, August 5, 2019, beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the School Cafeteria. All school families are encouraged to attend to learn more about the upcoming year and talk with their child’s teacher. New families are invited to a session prior to Back to School Night at 5:30 p.m. in the School Library. It is not too late to ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Monday, July 15, 2019
The Walkway of Lights Committee has announced they are giving parade float participants a chance to win $200 by signup before the end of July. This year's parade is taking place Downtown, Marion, and later in the year than in years past, on December 7th, 2019 at 7pm. Find the exciting details and Parade Registration Form attached here.  Merry Christmas in July! Parade Participant, Christmas…… ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Friday, July 12, 2019
For the first time since the late 1990s, City of Marion Neighborhood Associations are coming together to celebrate National Night Out by hosting a citywide event! The evening of August 6th, 2019 will be filled with fun and educational activities hosted by the Neighborhood Associations, Marion Police Department, Marion Fire Department, and city officials. National Night Out (“NNO”) will include ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Human Interest, Community
Friday, July 12, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 9, 2019  CONTACT: Patricia Gibson, Director of Communications, Marion Community Schoolsph: 765.662.2546 ext. 144cell: 765.618.2924email: pgibson@marion.k12.in.us    Dixon named new principal for Riverview Elementary  MARION — Marion Community Schools is pleased to announce that Ashlee Dixon is stepping into the role of principal at Riverview Elementary School.  Dixon ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Friday, July 12, 2019
Habitat for Humanity of Grant County is offering NAP Credits. The Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) offers $2.5 million in tax credits annually for distribution by not-for-profit corporations. Organizations use NAP tax credits as an incentive to help them leverage more contributions from individuals and businesses for certain neighborhood-based programs and projects. Eligible projects ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, July 12, 2019
                                                                                                                                                THE INDIANAPOLIS STAR NAMES INDIANA MEMBERS CREDIT UNIONA WINNER OF THE INDIANAPOLIS TOP WORKPLACES 2019 AWARD  (Indianapolis, IN, July 2019) Indiana Members Credit Union has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2019 honor by The Indianapolis Star. The list is ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, July 12, 2019
A team of five Indiana Wesleyan University faculty members has been accepted into the 2019 Summer Cohort of the Inclusive Excellence Leadership Academy from July 8-Aug. 9. The real-time, online leadership development program seeks to build an outstanding cohort of leaders from across the country who will collectively transform the higher education landscape. Program participants have a minimum ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, July 12, 2019
MARION — Marion Community Schools is pleased to welcome Stephanie Lockwood to the district as Director of Secondary Instruction for the 2019-20 school year, and then moving into the role of Principal of McCulloch Junior High School for the 2020-21 school year.  Lockwood has nearly 15 years of experience in educational leadership in Grant County, and several years of teaching experience before ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Friday, July 12, 2019
Marching Giants headed to State Fair on 50th anniversary of historic championship  MARION — This year will be a historic season for the Marion High School Marching Giants, in more ways than one.  Not only is 2019 is the 50th anniversary of the 1969 State Fair Championship — a title that carries with it cherished memories and pride for alumni — but it is also the year the Marching Giants will ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, July 12, 2019
MHS student excel at Advanced Placement exams  MARION — Dozens of Marion High School students’ hard work and dedication has earned them success on the College Board’s Advanced Placement exams. MHS students took 16 different AP exams in 2019, and 88 of them passed at least one exam, while 47 of those passed multiple exams — both numbers up from 2018.  AP exams are scored on a scale of 1 to 5.  A ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, July 12, 2019
Marion, IN (July 8, 2019) - Family Service Society, Inc. hosts the 15th Annual Circle of Friends event, presented by Charlie and Bernie Wallace on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 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, Derek Clark. Circle of Friends is the second largest fundraiser of the year and is critical ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, July 12, 2019
Chanticleer String Quartet returns for Honeywell House performance   WABASH, Ind. – The Honeywell House will welcome the Chanticleer String Quartet on Thurs. July 25 at 7 p.m. for a performance of classical music. Corporate sponsorship for the evening is provided by Beacon Trust Services. Quartet members include Stefan Xhori and Caroline Klemperer Green on the violin, Jennifer Smith on the ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, July 12, 2019
Marion General Hospital is planning an Open House for the Wound Ostomy & Hyperbaric Medicine Center.  The event will be from 5 to 7 P.M. on Monday, September 9th.  The Marion-Grant County Chamber of Commerce will host a Ribbon Cutting at 5:30 P.M.  The Center is on the Ground Floor of the 330 Building.  (FLIER HERE)
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber
Wednesday, July 03, 2019
SplashABILITY Is Back This Year For Those We All Serve! (view flyer)
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, July 02, 2019
MARION — Nine Cadets from the JROTC program at Marion High School recently returned from a week of adventure at Camp Atterbury: the JROTC Cadet Leadership Challenge (JCLC).    Each cadet successfully completed a series of physical and leadership challenges designed to push them beyond what they thought they could do. At the end of the week-long training, five Marion cadets were selected by their ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, June 27, 2019
Monthly Market at ReNEWed located at 702 South Adams Street (click to check out flyer)
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Thursday, June 27, 2019
Fort Wayne, IN – June 27, 2019 – Northwestern Mutual is excited to announce the expansion of Summit Financial Group (SFG)’s team. In addition to the current Fort Wayne location, SFG will now have a Marion office and three new team members. Joining the team are Thomas R. Gearhart, CLU®, ChFC®, Financial Advisor (picture), Kiva J. Small, Client Service Manager (picture), and Sharon R. Bunch, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community