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June 29, 2014

Business briefs

Community Howard hires president, CEO

Community Howard Regional Health has appointed Ron Lewis interim president and CEO. Lewis will direct patient care delivery in the Community Health Network’s Howard Region.

Lewis joined Community Health Network in 2013 as vice president, neuroscience product line. He previously served as administrative director at Indiana University Health Saxony Hospital.

He holds master’s degrees in business administration and clinical social work from Indiana Wesleyan University and Western Michigan University, respectively.

Five Below opening July 25

A new clothing store specializing in trendy teen and pre-teen products is set to celebrate its grand opening July 25 in the Markland Plaza. Five Below will be located next to Pier One Imports on Indiana 931.

Items, including movies, books, iPhone accessories, toys, games, fitness items, craft and school supplies, jewelry and room décor, are all priced between $1 and $5.

The grand opening will include giveaways, coupons and contests. The first 100 people to visit the store on July 25 will receive a mystery ticket worth up to 100 in “FiveBelow Bucks” and one person will win a $100 shopping spree. The first 300 people will receive a T-shirt and both Friday and Saturday, visitors may purchase a hot dog for 5 cents.

The store’s summer hours will be 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. For more information, visit fivebelow.com.

Local Allstate agent recognized

Allstate agent Don Davis has earned the Inner Circle Elite Award for providing outstanding customer service and achieving excellent business growth in 2013.

The Inner Circle Elite Award is given to the top performers among the company’s agency network for sales of auto, property, commercial and power sports insurance and financial services.

Davis’ office is located at 3811 Southland Ave. in Kokomo and can be reached at 765-453-7272.

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