The Herald Bulletin

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Local Briefs

September 25, 2013

Local Briefs: Sept. 26

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— Saturday, Sept. 28, 1:30 p.m., Beyond the Basics: Microsoft Access 2010 — Dig deeper into Microsoft Access 2010 and learn how to create forms and reports, as well as how to create and use queries. Basic computing skills are required for this session. Attending “Database Basics” is strongly recommended before attending this session.

Kokomo 8th fastest-growing economy in 2012

KOKOMO — The Kokomo metropolitan area had one of the fastest-growing economies in the nation in 2012, according to new data released by the United States Bureau of Economic Analysis. Kokomo’s economic grew 8.4 percent last year, making it third in the state and eighth in the nation.

Last year saw a spate of new announcements and investments from Kokomo’s manufacturing community. For example, Chrysler continued to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in new manufacturing equipment; Haynes International announced a $23.5 million investment to expand its manufacturing capacity; Carney Echelbarger relocated to Kokomo and invested $700,000 in its new facility; and EAC Corp relocated to Kokomo and invested more than $200,000 in new equipment. Additionally, Kokomo’s jobs increased by 1,400 from 2011 to 2012.

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    July 26, 2014

  • 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.

    July 25, 2014

  • Arrest Log: July 26 Arrests made by Madison County law enforcement on Thursday and Friday based on Madison County Jail records.

    July 25, 2014

  • Church News: July 26 The following are brief Church News items of local interest.

    July 25, 2014

  • Arrest Log: July 25 Arrests made by Madison County law enforcement on Wednesday and Thursday, based on Madison County Jail records.

    July 25, 2014

  • Community Briefs: July 25 A compilation of community news as published in the Friday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 25, 2014

  • What's Where: July 25 Local meetings and activities are scheduled Friday, July 25.

    July 25, 2014

  • Support breakfast at Cross Roads Through The Eyes of Special Kids will host its support breakfast from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Cross Roads United Methodist Church, 2000 N. Scatterfield Road.

    July 24, 2014

  • Arrest Log: July 24 Arrests made by Madison County law enforcement on Tuesday and Wednesday, based on Madison County Jail records.

    July 24, 2014

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