- Business briefs Tipton job fair is Thursday Chamber member Manpower and the Tipton County Chamber of Commerce are partnering to bring a job fair to Tipton County. Local production jobs must be filled, said Vicki Warner, executive director of the Tipton Chamber. The
- The battle of Ease vs. Responsibility I have just returned from a trip to the former East Germany and the current Czech Republic. Both were under communist rule for 40 years and they both, in different ways, are working toward the benefits and pitfalls of capitalism. A tour guide in Prag
- Business Briefs Kokomo native returns to practice BeGentle Dentistry and Dr. Ed Mamaril welcomed new dentist Dr. Allison Gibson, a Kokomo native, as a new partner recently. Born and raised in Kokomo, Gibson graduated from Western High School in 2005, from Indiana S
IUK hires diversity coordinator Indiana University Kokomo has hired Maria Ahmad to become the school's coordinator of student life and campus diversity. IUK officials said Ahmad, 23, will be responsible for programming and diversity initiatives, in
Russ Dodge joins Hoosier Radio Russ Dodge is the new General/Regional Sales Manager for Hoosier AM/FM of Kokomo, owned by Vox Communications. Russ has a long history in Indiana broadcasting previously working as General Manager of Radio Latina WEDJ-
Full-service pet care facility coming soon
Always About Pets, a full-service pet care facility at 1058 S. Dixon Road, is opening its doors Monday. An open house will be 1 to 7 p.m. Friday.
Seven years ago Dave McCain opened Dave’s Bait Barn, 4526 E. 100 North, believing he could always get bait to go fishing, but instead he now has little time to partake of the hobby.
Sweet, smoky heaven
When Carol and Mike Wills noticed an unoccupied business at the corner of Defenbaugh and Webster streets, they decided it was time to introduce Kokomo to the pulled pork they’d been serving in Burlington.
Searching for a job is a job of its own
Do you consider yourself a job-seeker? If so, my first question to you is, “How much time of each day, week or month are you spending in search of a job?”
Busy with Bowl Goers
Hotel bookings have not been record-breaking this weekend in Kokomo, but the Super Bowl made for a much more lucrative few days than normal.
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