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December 6, 2013

Local Briefs: Dec. 6

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KOKOMO — The state congressional delegation is asking President Barack Obama to approve Indiana’s request for a federal major disaster declaration for Howard County because of damage caused by last month’s tornadoes and severe storms.

Indiana’s two senators and nine representatives all signed the letter sent Thursday, saying it is clear the recovery is beyond the capabilities and resources of the state of Indiana.

Pence ‘disappointed’ by Ritz accusation

INDIANAPOLIS — Republican Gov. Mike Pence says he is “disappointed” Democratic Schools Superintendent Glenda Ritz is accusing him of a power grab.

Ritz released an internal Pence agency document Wednesday that talked about ways to curtail her control of the State Board of Education. A Pence spokeswoman said the governor immediately dismissed the idea when it was presented to him.

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  • What's Where: July 28 Local meetings and activities are scheduled Monday, July 28.

    July 28, 2014

  • Markleville Jamboree begins July 31 Is your baby the prettiest? Does your pet do amazing tricks? Do you bake, sew, craft? Do you like tractors? If any of this sounds like you, you're invited to join in the contests at the Markleville Jamboree.

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  • Arrest Log: July 27 Arrests made by Madison County law enforcement on Friday and Saturday based on Madison County Jail records.

    July 27, 2014

  • Community Briefs: July 27 A compilation of community news items as published in the Sunday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 26, 2014

  • What's Where: July 27-Aug. 2 Local meetings and activities are scheduled this week.

    July 26, 2014

  • What's Where: July 27 Local meetings and activities are scheduled Sunday.

    July 26, 2014

  • 24th Back-to-School parade and picnic on Aug. 2 The 24th annual Ollie H. Dixon Back-to-School parade and picnic will be held on Saturday, Aug. 2, in conjunction with the Anderson Parks Department.

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  • What's Where: July 26 Local meetings and activities are planned Saturday.

    July 26, 2014

  • Local Briefs: July 26 A compilation of news items of local and statewide interest as published in the Saturday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

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