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Indiana Graduation Rates Continue to Rise

It’s graduation season and an increasing number of Hoosier high school seniors are donning a cap and gown. According to the 2015 Building a Grad Nation report, Indiana’s high school graduation rate was up more than one percentage point in 2013 and at 87 percent, higher than the national average. Report co-author John Bridgeland of […]

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Legal Pot Use in Other States Can Cause Issues in Indiana

Indiana residents who smoke marijuana legally in states that allow it could face prosecution or firing once they’re home even if they aren’t intoxicated. Legal experts tell The Indianapolis Star that having a trace of marijuana in one’s system can lead to a conviction for operating while intoxicated or dismissal from a job under Indiana […]

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Martha Lorraine Philipps / March 20, 2015

Martha Lorraine Philipps, 59, of Bloomfield passed away at 11:00am at Lyons Health & Living Center on Friday March 20, 2015. Martha was born November 25, 1955 in Linton, Indiana to Harlin and Wanda Heard. Martha served in the United States Airforce, she was a member of the Bloomfield American Legion Auxiliary, Marine Moms, Eastern […]

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Herman O’Connor / March 20, 2015

Herman O’Connor, age 90, of Montgomery, passed away at 5:17 PM on Friday, March 20, 2015, at St Francis Health Center in Indianapolis. He was born on December 26, 1924 in Montgomery to Matthew and Corine (Arvin) O’Connor. He was a retired farmer, and was a member of St…

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Alliyia Maria Curtis / March 14, 2015

Alliyia Maria Curtis, 17 months, stepped into eternal springtime on March 14, 2015 at 12:19 p.m. She was born on September 30, 2013 to Jacqueline P Curtis and Nicholas F Mata. Through Stepping Stones Ministry, she was lovingly cared for by Glenda Stoll along with Clyde and Mary Stoll (her beloved Papaw and Mamaw); Conrad […]

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