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    Local 685 Women’s Committee Supports Breast Cancer Research & Empowers Local Women Photography Provided Local 685 Women’s Committee, a UAW for all the Chrysler plants in Kokomo, has been in existence for a long time. About five years ago, however, international headquarters announced that they were going to start supporting breast cancer research. A big ...
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    Photographer / Jim Hunt When it comes to building homes, Chris Monroe of Kokomo-based Monroe Custom Homes refuses to cut corners. “I’m as much of a perfectionist as I can be,” Monroe says. “I only like things done one way, and that’s the right way.” Founded in 1994 by Chris and his wife Vanessa, Monroe ...
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    Owner Talks Childhood, Success & 10th Anniversary of Kokomo-Con Photographer / Jim Hunt For most of his life, Shawn Hilton has been a comic book fanatic. “I got into comics the summer between first and second grade,” Hilton says. “I’m 46 years old, going on 47, so it was sometime in the mid to late ...
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    Retired Firefighter Ray Fitzgerald Launches Local Philanthropic Effort Photography Provided When Ray Fitzgerald began volunteering his time for Pink Heals, a non-profit philanthropic program that has spawned chapters across the U.S., he knew he’d stumbled onto something special. As a retired firefighter, he was drawn to the organization’s straightforward approach — each Pink Heals chapter ...
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    Deputy Joe Underwood & K-9 Fero Writer / Sarah Shutt Photography Provided Since he was young, Deputy Joe Underwood has always had the dream of being a K-9 handler. Three years ago, Underwood began working as a decoy for the other county K-9 officers, which served as a crucial role for training them properly. Underwood ...
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    It Is In Your Pelvis, Not In Your Head You Can Take Control Women often believe there is nothing they can do about their issues “down there,” such as pain with sex, severe menstrual cramping and difficulty controlling urinary or bowel function. In fact, these symptoms are often caused by a dysfunction of the pelvic ...
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    Local Teacher Raising Money to Build All-Inclusive Playground Photography provided As the physical education teacher for Western Primary School, Tricia Harlow knows how important recess is for young students. Not only does it offer a much-needed break from sitting in a classroom, but it’s also a time for positive social interaction. However, for some children ...
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    Football Coaching Legend George Gilbert Takes Over at Taylor High School Photographer / Jim Hunt To say George Gilbert, the new head football coach at Taylor High School, has a lot of experience coaching different sports and teams, would be an understatement. He has spent 40 years coaching, 36 of them as a head coach. ...
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    Photography provided  For the first time in more than 15 years, Grissom Air Reserve Base is inviting the public to experience military aerial demonstrations. It will feature the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and the Golden Knights, which is the U.S. Army Parachute Team. On September 7 and 8, all ages can visit the base for ...
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    Photography Provided Football season is right around the corner and while you may or may not be a diehard fan, lots of people are ready for the season to get started, not only because of the game but because of all that goes along with it! Many Americans would suggest that football is the best ...