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Meet your teacher, Eric Rauch

Grade/subject: Westfield High School, AP biology and biology Number of years teaching: 16 Background/schooling: Franklin County High School, Brookville, Ind.; B.S. Secondary Education, Marian University; M.A. Educational Leadership, Indiana Wesleyan University; and Principals License...

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Westfield City Council recap

What happened: Contract for inspection services What it means: The city will be contracted by Citizens Energy of Westfield for sewer and water inspections. Public Works Director Ken Alexander said the time and materials...

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New 911 dispatch software chosen

Hamilton County’s emergency communication services will become more efficient as a new 911-dispatch software program has been chosen by a committee of fire, police, records and public safety personnel. “It’s absolutely a game-changer,” Noblesville...

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Shamrockin’ for a cure

Commentary by Det. Scott Clouse  The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life movement unites people throughout the globe in order to celebrate the lives of people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost...

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Mayor for the evening

For his favorite part of the night, third-grade student Quinn McConahay banged the gavel to officially end the Westfield City Council meeting on April 14. As “Mayor for the Evening,” Quinn got a front...

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Obituary: Bradley T. Shade

Bradley T. Shade, 27, of Fishers died April 10, 2014. He was born Aug, 2, 1986 in Sioux City, Iowa. He was a firefighter-paramedic for the City of Westfield and a real estate agent...

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Need a laugh?

Celebrate the end of the tax season as the Elwood Opera House, 202 S. Anderson St., Elwood, presents “The Tax Relief Comedy Show” tonight. The show starts at 7 p.m. and is rated PG-13....

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Alternative energy to save money in Hamilton County

Hamilton County is discussing various ways to implement new energy alternatives to become more efficient, thus saving taxpayers money. Steve Wood, Hamilton County buildings and grounds supervisor, said the plan to begin mixing the...

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3 Republicans bid for Congress

By Pete Smith When U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks took over the seat of longtime Republican congressman Dan Burton, who had served 30 years in that office, she had to stand out in a crowded...