Pam Lego, left, Hoosier State Press Association advertising director, delivers a smart TV to Billie Taylor, Plain Dealer & Sun advertising director. Taylor's name was drawn after a recent HSPA advertising conference. The prize was sponsored by Metro Creative Graphics. "This is the first time I've won anything in my life!" Taylor exclaimed.
Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson will be the featured speaker at the opening event for the twenty-seventh Richard G. Lugar Excellence in Public Service Series class on October 27. The event will be conducted at the Ivy Tech Culinary Center, 2820 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Twenty women who have been selected as members of the 2016-17 class will be formally introduced and recognized. Wednesday, October 12, 2016
More than 500 residents from Bartholomew and surrounding areas joined the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's and united in a movement to reclaim the future for millions at Mill Race Center. Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Christy Sutton, Executive Vice President of Operations/Senior Director of HR & Marketing at The Napoleon State Bank was awarded a diploma Aug. 12 at commencement exercises during the 72nd annual session of the prestigious Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The school, sponsored by state bankers associations from across central United States, and the UW, was established in 1945 to provide bankers advanced study and research in banking, economics and leadership. Instruction at the graduate school takes place during two-week resident sessions for three consecutive summers, along with comprehensive study between summer sessions. The curriculum focuses on the management of strategic issues faced by banking executives and financial services professionals. Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Jennings County High School senior Tyler A. Vogel, son of Scott and Heather Vogel, has been named as a semifinalist in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program. At this time Vogel has narrowed his college choices down to two. He will be attending either Indiana University or the University of Kentucky. He plans to major in biology on a pre-dental track. At JCHS, Vogel is the drum major for the Marching Pride of Jennings County and is also a jazz band section leader. Vogel is a member of the brass choir, National Honor Society, Key Club, Game Club and Spanish Club. Selection for the National Merit Scholarship Program is based on the 2014 PSAT as the qualifying test for entry to the 2016 program. Most entrants will complete high school and enroll in college in 2016. Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Bauer Financial, a prominent independent bank rating and research firm, has rated Old National Bank a 5-Star ("superior") institution on a scale of 0 to 5. The 5-star rating places Old National on Bauer's prestigious list of "Recommended Banks, Savings Banks & Thrifts." Wednesday, August 17, 2016