DEMOTTE, Ind. — The DeMotte Womens’ Circle of Giving enjoyed meeting this past week for the first time since the start of the covid pandemic. The DeMotte Womens’ Circle of Giving is the oldest chapter in Jasper County, being first established in 2003.

RENSSELAER, Ind. — It’s amazing how one child can make a difference in everyone’s life. Alexandra Scott, the young girl who started Alex’s Lemonade Stand did just that and is still making a difference 17 years after her passing.

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WHEATFIELD — Kankakee Valley High School salutatorian Mary Kathryn “MK” Shultz, valedictorian Taylor Shultz and class president Grace Witvoet, said it best when they reminisced about the last school year.

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WHEATFIELD — Doug Nelson’s short but successful tenures as girls’ basketball and baseball coach at Kankakee Valley have come to an end.

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DEMOTTE, Ind.– Four and a half years ago, Crystal Watson started baking fresh bread. One weekend ago, she freshly opened her new business in Demotte, Indiana, Stella’s Homemade Breads. Watson began baking and selling her bread at the Farmer’s Market in Rensselaer, then moving on to sell it a…

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EVANSVILLE, Ind., June 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CenterPoint Energy (NYSE: CNP) today announced the filing of an application with the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) requesting approval to construct two natural gas combustion turbines to replace portions of its existing coal-fired generation fleet. The filing comes as the next component in CenterPoint Energy's long-term generation transition plan, which seeks to significantly change the way the company generates power and deliver on its commitment to provide a cost-effective, well-balanced energy mix for its 145,000 customers in southwest Indiana.

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INDIANAPOLIS, June 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Brightstar initiated this action (Brightstar Corp. v. Ben Nash and PCS Wireless LLC, Miami-Dade County Case No. 18-035824-CA-01) against PCS and its CEO several years ago, under prior Brightstar ownership and management.  PCS and Brightstar have agreed to the mutual cessation of litigation and dismissal of claims against one another and each other's executives.

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NAPPANEE, Ind., June 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to address extended delivery times impacting the entire trailer industry, Aluminum Trailer Company (ATC) introduces its new Limited series lines, reducing production and delivery times. The new Limited series models, rolling off ATC production lines now, offer a full complement of popular pre-set features for each trailer type. Specific features included with individual Limited series models are based on historical data tracking the most frequently-ordered features requests from consumers.

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