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Monday, September 25, 2017
The Friends of The Gardens of Matter Park will host their 2nd annual movie night, “Fall Magic in The Meadow,” a free festival for the community on Saturday, October 21, 2017. Come early, starting at 6:00 p.m., to find a seat near our award-winning Butterfly Garden in The Meadow. The movies will begin at 7:30 p.m., featuring the classic “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown!” followed by ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Monday, September 25, 2017
Indiana Wesleyan University senior Erin Linker was awarded the Outstanding Intern Award at the IWU Internship Banquet on Tuesday, Aug. 29. The Career Development Office at IWU sponsors the banquet at the end of each semester to celebrate the interns and employers who participated in Accelerate Indiana, a grant-funded internship program. Linker, who was an intern participant during the summer term, ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Indiana Wesleyan University is coordinating the Indianapolis North Christian College Fair on behalf of the North American Coalition for Christian Admissions Professionals (NACCAP), which will take place on at 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 28 at College Park Church. The fair is free of charge to students and parents, and will represent over 43 colleges and universities from around the country, ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Indiana Wesleyan University’s Division of Music is excited to announce a new partnership with IU Health. The affiliation between IWU’s Music Therapy Program and IU Health will allow IWU Music Therapy majors to gain practicum and internship experience with the professional music therapists employed in IU Health locations. The primary placement location will be Riley Hospital for Children at IU ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
PHOTO CAPTION: Marion High School JROTC cadets Joseph O'Donnell and Adriana Aleman earned first place during the second annual fall biathlon hosted by the MHS JROTC on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017.Twenty-six cadets representing three high schools competed Saturday in the second annual fall Biathlon hosted by the Marion High School JROTC.   The thirteen teams participating in the running and shooting ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
The Marion Regional Career Center is pleased to announce it is now a part of the IBM Academic Initiative, a program that provides educators with the training materials, curriculum guides, software and hardware needed to teach in-demand information technology skills.   IBM, a world leader in data analytics and innovation, offers these resources to help build top academic programs, as many ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Vouchers for the Grant County Senior Farmers’ Market will be available through LifeStream Services during a special sign-up session on Thursday, September 7 and Friday, September 8 from 9am to 3pm, or until supplies last, at the Grant County LifeStream office located at 1923 W. 4th St. Marion, IN 46952.  Grant County residents over the age of 60 are invited to sign up to receive vouchers to ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Culver’s of Marion has advanced to the regional finals in the nationwide Culver’s Crew Challenge contest where Culver’s restaurants compete in the areas of quality, service, cleanliness, hospitality, community outreach, and team member training and development. Culver’s of Marion is one of 290 restaurants out of 605 to advance. "We’re thrilled to have advanced to the next level of the ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Thursday, August 31, 2017
The King’s Academy is proud to welcome Latrese Moffitt as the newest addition to its staff. Moffitt will take over the duties as Interim Headmaster for the 2017/2018 school year. Moffitt was previously employed at Lakeview Christian School, Marion as their Speech Pathologist/Administrative Support.  Moffitt is the President & CEO of V.O.I.C.E., LLC, a professional development company for ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Thursday, August 31, 2017
1) Event Title:     Companions in Hope: Grief Support Group 2) Description     A monthly grief support group 3) Event Date(s) September 11, 2017 Recurring: First Monday of each month except for holidays 4) Time:     Start: 6:00 pm End: 7:30 Recurring 5) Location:         Family Life Care 705 S. Baldwin, Marion, IN 46953 6) Age range     Adults 18+ 7) Contact Name Jeff Luttrell Phone: ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Tickets are now on sale for the 2017 Marion High School Hall of Distinction induction banquet.   The banquet is set for 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, at the Henry West Banquet Room, Barnes Student Center, Indiana Wesleyan University, part of Marion Giants homecoming weekend. Tickets can be purchased for $40 at the Marion Community Schools district office at Marion High School, 750 W. 26th St. ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Human Interest
Monday, August 28, 2017
The MPO will present its 48th season in 2017-18 entitled "A Season to Remember." Another exceptional series of concerts will begin on Thursday, September 28, 2017, with the Annual LaRita Boren Children's Concert in the Indiana Wesleyan University Chapel Auditorium.  Nearly 100 musicians will perform this concert presented in collaboration with the Taylor and IWU Symphony Orchestras.  This concert ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Monday, August 28, 2017
Indiana Wesleyan University awarded Marion locals Arthur and Gwen Evans with the 2017 Tony Maidenberg Award for community service during the annual employee convocation on Wednesday, Aug. 23. President David Wright presented the award commending the Evans for being “pillars of the African American community in Marion”. The Evans are co-pastors of New Beginnings in Christ Church Prayer and Worship ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Monday, August 28, 2017
Two recent Marion High School graduates, Jada Flowers and Darice Upchurch, have received college scholarships from the Educational Opportunity Association (EOA) and Indiana TRiO, respectively. Both students were involved in Indiana Wesleyan University’s Upward Bound Program, a federal TRiO program that seeks to provide fundamental support to local high school students in their preparation for ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release