spotlight
  • Updated

Rayvon was born with a birth defect that caused him to lose total sight and hearing by age 3. At age 3, he also lost his mother to cancer. His dad and his siblings faced many obstacles trying to connect Rayvon to resources that would be able to help teach him necessary communicative skills. …

alert
  • Updated

With a forecast of heavy rainfall through mid-week, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region V encourages you to get ready for the possibility of flooding in your community.

  • +3

What started as a traffic stop Saturday night/early Sunday morning, lead Carroll County area officers to a search warrant which resulted in four individual arrests on various crimes and charge…

Chamber members are encouraged to take part in the 2018 Third House sessions hosted by the Greater Kokomo Chamber of Commerce. The community is also invited to meet with state legislators during the sessions. The Chamber’s 2018 legislative calendar includes two open forums and a wrap-up luncheon with state legislators. At each session, attending lawmakers will provide an overview of current legislation before the Indiana House and Senate and address questions from those attending. The next open-floor Third House session will be 8 to 9:30 a.m. Feb. 23 in the Kresge Auditorium at Indiana University Kokomo, 2300 S. Washington St. Legislators will again take questions from the audience, and a reception will follow. The final session will be a wrap-up luncheon which will summarize key happenings from the current legislative session. It is set for 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 21 at Bel Air Events, 3014 S. Webster St. All Third House sessions are open to the public. There is no cost to attend the first two events; however tickets for the wrap-up luncheon are $15. The Chamber asks that attendees for the luncheon register in advance. For more information about these sessions or to register for the March 21 luncheon, call the Chamber at 765-457-5301 or visit www.GreaterKokomo.com

AP

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Toro Co. (TTC) on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter profit of $22.6 million.

AP

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The minutes to the last policy meeting of the European Central Bank suggest that policymakers could indicate as soon as March that they are mulling an earlier end to their stimulus program.

AP

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Marcus Corp. (MCS) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter profit of $34.4 million.

AP

AUSTIN, Minn. (AP) — Hormel Foods Corp. (HRL) on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $303.1 million.

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A local official in Poland says a runaway cow that avoided captivity for weeks has died after it was caught and put on a truck to be taken to a farm.