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Bob Quinn of Anderson shows a military jacket worn by his father, John Robert Quinn, during World War I.
World War I veteran instilled pride, patriotism
John Robert Quinn didn't realize he had been hit by shrapnel until a buddy told him, "John, you've got blood all over your back." They were in southern France serving in a tank battalion alongside the British in World War I.
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- World War I veteran instilled pride, patriotism
Don Knight | The Herald Bulletin Colts running back Chris Rainey was waived by the team Monday. He's pictured here running drills during Saturday's practice.
Colts release RB Rainey
Just two days after earning praise for his playmaking ability from head coach Chuck Pagano, running back Chris Rainey was waived by the Indianapolis Colts on Monday morning. The news was broken in a press release around 8:30 a.m. and later confirmed by Pagano during an afternoon session with the media.
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Elwood Jr./Sr. High School Principal David Retheford talks with parents at a recent freshman orientation program at the school.
Elwood freshmen learn the ways of high school through mentoring program
About half the 112 incoming freshmen at Elwood Jr./Sr. High School got a jump on their friends recently by attending a freshman orientation session. Joan Mercer, an English teacher who helped organize the the orientation, said the mentor program, which has been in place for several years, has been effective in new students make the high school transition.
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- Elwood freshmen learn the ways of high school through mentoring program
Scott Underwood: Headlines can capture imagination
I'd just left the newspaper office one morning and was driving north on Jackson Street, when I stopped at a red light and glanced at the rearview mirror.
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- Scott Underwood: Headlines can capture imagination