News for Community

Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Book your summer vacation now!!  (see flyer) Call me and I give up 15% off your rental. This offer is only good at Hertz in Kokomo just give me a call!    
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Monday, June 17, 2019
Save the Date - MGH Health Expo on 9/7/19 (see card)Event: MGH Health Expo 2019Date: Saturday, September 7thTime: 7:30 AM – 1 PMLocation: Marion General Hospital (main campus)  Description: The MGH Health Expo is coming Saturday, September 7th, 7:30 AM – 1 PM! Bring your family to MGH for a day of fun and health education! Enjoy booths, inflatables, health screenings, a blood drive, interactive ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Monday, June 17, 2019
Indiana Wesleyan University’s Dr. Rob Thompson, director/associate professor for M.A. in Student Development Administration, has been selected as the 2019 recipient of the Don L. Boender Award for Distinguished Service.  The award, presented by the Association for Christians in Student Development, recognizes one individual annually for their outstanding contributions to ACSD and the field of ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Monday, June 17, 2019
On Wed., July 3rd, 2019, the City of Mar­i­on will bring back fire­works in Mat­ter Park with live music and fes­tiv­i­ties for the whole fam­i­ly. The event will begin in and around the Gar­dens of Mat­ter Park at 5pm with a DJ, food and sweet-treat ven­dors, and a kids’ car­ni­val with inflat­able play space and yard games. At 7pm, Jessie Brown will kick off live music then join a larg­er ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Monday, June 17, 2019
Community Job Fair - June 20th! (see flyer)
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Monday, June 17, 2019
BUBBLE BOGEY OPEN TO BENEFIT PROJECT LEADERSHIP MENTORING PROGRAM - (see flyer) On Saturday, July 20th at Walnut Creek Golf Course, Mama Pearson’s Soaporium is sponsoring the Bubble Bogey Open, a golf scramble that will benefit Project Leadership, a local non-profit organization that helps local youths follow their career and college pathways. The golf scramble will benefit students in the ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
MARION — Marion Community Schools is pleased to welcome Dr. Troy Friedersdorf as Executive Director of Student and Family Services.   In this position, Friedersdorf will be overseeing and facilitating student support services throughout the school district, preschool through high school. He will support, implement, and evaluate services that promote the healthy development of the whole student, ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Café Valley is hiring for 2nd shift (2pm-10pm)    Start date will be July 8.  Conduct drug screens on site and the offer is subject to background check as well.  The pay rate for this shift would be $10.25/hr. (see flyer)
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Indiana Wesleyan University hosted the 9th annual Gaither Songwriting Intensive on June 6-9. The event invited attendees to delve into the art of songwriting and learn from award-winning Christian artist Gloria Gaither and other distinguished songwriters.  With over 40 participants from around the world, the weekend included classes with all clinicians and collaboration in intimate settings. The ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, Human Interest, Education
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Marion Grant County Humane Society is seeking a part time Kennel Assistant   JO# 9213062
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Cancer Services of Grant County offering payroll deduction for donors at local businesses (see attached form).
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, June 04, 2019
Indiana Wesleyan University hosted the 22nd Association of Christians in the Mathematical Sciences (ACMS) Biennial Conference on May 29 – June 1 on its Marion campus. Approximately 145 mathematical sciences faculty and professionals were in attendance.  The featured speakers at the conference included:Ken Ono, who is serving as vice president of the American Mathematical Society and will be ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, June 04, 2019
MARION — Marion Giants athletics has several opportunities for students interested in exploring sports or continuing their training this month:  Marion Giants Basketball Academy   Marion Giants Basketball Academy starts Tuesday, June 4. The program, run by Marion boys basketball coaches, will be offering training for boys going into grade five through eight next school year. his opportunity ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, June 04, 2019
(Berne, Indiana) – Family LifeCare is pleased to announce the addition of Julie Towery, Nurse Practitioner, to our team of providers.  She joined our team in May. Julie will assist Dr. Edmond Bendaly, Chief Medical Officer, and Deb Fiechter, Nurse Practitioner, with the continued growth of our diverse organization.  Both Nurse Practitioners work closely with Dr. Bendaly in providing clinical care ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Community
Friday, May 31, 2019
Indiana Wesleyan University is excited to announce that award-winning Christian artist Aaron Shust will appear in concert during Homecoming on Saturday, Oct. 12. The concert will take place at 7 p.m. in the Phillippe Performing Arts Center.  Over the past decade, Shust has earned a reputation as one of Christian music’s most compelling songwriters and a vocalist of considerable depth and ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, May 31, 2019
Upcoming Blood Drive in July(click here)
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, May 30, 2019
WIS International is hiring for Inventory Associatewww.indianacareerconnect.com JO# 9210887 (click here)
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Marion City Flag-raising Ceremony Highlights Video has been released of the flag-raising ceremony of the new Marion city flag at City Hall. A link to the video and more information may be found here: https://cityofmarion.in.gov/news-events/video-released-marion-city-flag-raising-ceremony-highlights. You may also access the video directly on YouTube ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
(MARION, IN) May 28th, 2019 – There is a pleasing increase in neighborhood associations and communication between neighbors and city officials. As a result, each association successfully activated or reactivated has seen positive change in their neighborhoods. “It takes intention to maintain a welcoming neighborhood. Forming a new association or joining the work of the current association gives ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Indiana Wesleyan University will welcome an estimated 20,000 guests to the residential campus this summer as it hosts a variety of camps, conferences and retreats. Events, which began earlier this month and will run through August, span focuses such as faith, athletics and academics. Two of the largest groups will be Momentum Youth Conference, with an estimated attendance of 2,400, and Willow ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release