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January 24, 2014

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Township board to meet Tuesday

MARKLEVILLE — Adams Township Advisory Board will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Adams Markleville Fire Station, 7457 S. 200E.

The agenda includes the group’s annual organizational meeting.

Newspaper to host blood drive

ANDERSON — The Herald Bulletin, 1133 Jackson St., will host a blood drive on Tuesday, Feb. 4, from 1 to 4:45 p.m.

The Bloodmobile will be parked in the newspaper’s lower parking lot behind the building. Appointments may be made by going to www.donorpoint.org or by calling Tammy Everitt at 648-4242.

Giant Eagle entering Indiana

PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh-based Giant Eagle supermarket chain is expanding into Indiana.

The chain says it has an agreement to build a GetGo convenience store and an upscale Market District grocery store in Carmel, Ind., a suburb of Indianapolis.

Both Indiana stores will be part of a development called The Bridges and are set to open next year.

2nd man pleads guilty in shootings

GOSHEN — A second man has pleaded guilty to murder charges in the shooting deaths of a northern Indiana convenience store’s owner and an employee.

Kevin Moore, 29, of Elkhart pleaded guilty mentally ill on two counts of murder during a court hearing Thursday. He admitted taking part in a Sept. 5 robbery at Saleh’s Market near downtown Elkhart, where Jagtar Bhatti, 55, and Pawan Singh, 20, were fatally shot.

Ports of Indiana cargo up 20 percent

INDIANAPOLIS — The Ports of Indiana handled 8.3 million tons of cargo at its three ports last year, an increase of 20 percent over a year earlier.

Officials with the Ports of Indiana say it was the third highest total of cargo in the organization’s 52-year history and the highest since 2006. They say shipments of coal, steel and agricultural-related products helped lead the increases.

Senate OKs vets’ property tax cut

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Senate has approved a measure that would increase the amount that disabled veterans receive in property tax reductions.

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