Hancock County Newswire

Hancock County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hancock County, IN.

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  1. Scholarship awarded to Hancock County college studentRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Daily Reporter

    Hancock County college student McKayla Mohr received a $500 Carolyn Hegel Memorial Scholarship from Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance Tuesday, according to an INFB press release. Mohr has not declared a university of study, but the scholarship money can be applied for her tuition, housing, books or other educational expenses, the release states.

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  2. McCordsville business draws complaints from neighboring residentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Daily Reporter

    ... growing segment of the agritourism industry right now in the state of Indiana, said Jonathan Lawler, a Hancock County farmer who runs three agritourism businesses of his own. Any legal action that impedes this type of growth -any policy change that ...

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  3. Local students honoredRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Daily Reporter

    Four Hancock County students were among the 473 students graduated from DePauw University on May 20. Included were: Shelby Hanes, Fortville; Jonathan Mascoe, Wilkinson; Megan Montgomery, Greenfield; Sarah Pearson, New Palestine. Founded in 1837, DePauw University is a private liberal arts university located in Greencastle.

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  4. Downtown Greenfield festival mixes fun, fitnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Daily Reporter

    ... partnership between Greenfield Main Street and Healthy 365, two county nonprofit organizations. The inaugural Hancock County Corporate Challenge is inspired by a similar event Hancock Regional Hospital staff members participated in at the ...

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  5. Arrests a " June 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Daily Reporter

    Charging information is obtained from the Hancock County Jail. If you have questions about a charge listed here, call the sheriff's department at 317-477-1147.

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  6. A Field of HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Daily Reporter

    ... and first-responders across the country. These men and women of valor put their lives on the line daily, said Hancock County Exchange Club president Jeff Young, who helped organize the dedication ceremony. The Field of Honor -a project put on by the ...

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  7. Here comes Fortville: $9M grant to bolster burbRead the original story

    Monday Jun 18 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... wants to step up its game to siphon off some of the growth of its next-door neighbor, Fishers. The Hancock County town of 4,000 residents northeast of Indianapolis will invest $2.5 million to spruce up its own Main Street with road repaving, wider ...

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  8. 'Field of Honor' for military, first responders at Indy Regional AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    More than 800 flags lined the entrance to the Indianapolis Regional Airport Saturday, June 16, 2018, in honor of local military members and first responders. The Hancock County and Lawrence Exchange clubs organized the Field of Honor display of patriotism.

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  9. The Bulletin a " June 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Daily Reporter

    A community worship service will take place at 10:30 a.m. June 24 in the Pioneer Building at the Hancock County 4-H Fairgrounds, 620 N. Apple St. Mohawk United Methodist Church helps present the service. McCORDSVILLE - McCordsville United Methodist Church will serve breakfast from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the church, 6247 W. Broadway.

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  10. Parents, teachers react to controversial Eastern Hancock hireRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 16 | Daily Reporter

    ... coordinator with a salary higher than that of several veteran teachers. There are still many people in Hancock County, both within and outside the education system, who feel alarmed by the school board's misguided financial priorities, Lori Blevins ...

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  11. Circuit Court a " June 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Daily Reporter

    ... Pass-TH v. Dennis R. Baker, Crystal L. Baker, mortgage foreclosure. The Board of Commissioners of Hancock County, Indiana v. Monroe-Cowan Real Estate Inc., Warner W. Monroe, Fifth Third Bank, et. al., civil plenary. The Board of Commissioners of ...

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  12. 4-H club prepares scholarship in membera s memoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Daily Reporter

    ... 2018. (Tom Russo More than a dozen scholarships are handed out by various groups and organizations during the Hancock County 4-H Fair. Some aim to reward the good work a 4-H'er has done on a specific type of project. Others look to help youngsters ...

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  13. Tri Kappa sorority hosts Bridge-a-ramaRead the original story

    Friday Jun 15 | Daily Reporter

    ... $1.5 million every year toward projects to help babies, children, teens and adults throughout Indiana. The Hancock County Tri Kappa supports projects such as the Imagination Library, which provides free age-appropriate books to children who are ...

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  14. Students, police come together for law enforcement academyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Daily Reporter

    ... at a crowd of her peers and officers she one day hopes to be. Eppert and about 30 other teens from across Hancock County participated in a teen academy hosted by the Hancock County Sheriff's Department and Greenfield Police Department. Across town, ...

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  15. Officials break ground on new library branchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Daily Reporter

    Residents of the town of New Palestine honked excitedly as they drove past Hancock County Public Library officials turning the first shovels of dirt this week on the long-awaited $4.8 million Sugar Creek branch project. The new library, planned for a site less than a mile west of the existing building at 5087 U.S. 52, is expected to open as soon as January 2018, said library director Dave Gray.

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  16. Hancock County 9-year-old makes All-American softball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Daily Reporter

    The big skies and wide open country outside Nevaeh Spurling's Greenfield home make a perfect practice space for Hancock County's youngest All-American. Her father, Matt, stands outside the big red barn behind their house almost every evening with a shopping cart filled with softballs.

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  17. County council moves proposed jail locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Daily Reporter

    Sparks flew during a meeting of the Hancock County Council that got heated at times when discussing the proposed jail project on Wednesday. Faced with concerns about the city of Greenfield and Mayor Chuck Fewell objecting to the county building a jail inside city limits, the council passed a resolution asking the county commissioners to see what kind of jail they can get for $30 million on an area of land known as the county farm.

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  18. Arrests a " June 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Daily Reporter

    Charging information is obtained from the Hancock County Jail. If you have questions about a charge listed here, call the sheriff's department at 317-477-1147.

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  19. Jun15FriRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | TheCourier.com

    ... Read for L.I.F.E. will offer a tutor training class from 9:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library. Potential volunteers must be at least 18 years old and are asked to commit to one year or more of teaching reading, ...

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  20. Police: Teen sold cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Daily Reporter

    ... Kessler was scheduled to make his first appearance in court Wednesday afternoon. He was being held in the Hancock County Jail without bond at press time. Caitlin VanOverberghe is a reporter at the Greenfield Daily Reporter. She can be reached at ...

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