INDIANAPOLIS — A candidate for the Republican primary race in Indiana House District 32 is asking for a recount after a close finish on election day. The Indiana Secretary of State confirmed Suzie Jaworowski filed for the recount Tuesday, the final day candidates had to request one. Under Indiana law, a candidate has until noon […]
TIPTON COUNTY, Ind. — In a case of every vote counts, a primary election race came down to a single deciding vote in Tipton County. Sheriff Tony Frawley is currently serving his second term in office. Due to term limits, voters in the county are deciding who Frawley’s replacement will be. On the Democratic side, […]
The 1965 Palm Sunday Tornadoes in Indiana will be released by national publisher The History Press on May 2. The book was written and compiled by Tipton-based author Janis Thornton. The tornadoes that devastated much of Indiana were part of a collective rampage that ripped through six Midwestern states. The...
Did you know that our own Sugar Creek begins in a field near Kempton, Indiana, which is located in Tipton County? It flows through Tipton, Clinton, Boone, Montgomery and Parke counties until it joins with the Wabash River. The Wabash, of course, joins the Ohio, the Ohio to the Mississippi, the Mississippi to the Gulf of Mexico, and from there on to the Atlantic Ocean. Even a slight change to the conditions of that small field in Tipton County, Indiana could affect the Sugar Creek that flows through our own backyards. Likewise, our local environment and the ways we choose to interact with the Creek could have ramifications farther downstream in our state, our nation and our world.
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Officials in Tipton County are considering a plan for a multi-million-dollar mixed-use development along U.S. 31. The Kokomo Tribune reports the project would include at least one hotel, light industrial space and a travel plaza, among other features. The unnamed developer is seeking a rezoning of the more than 70-acre...