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There's a new head of Western athletics to succeed Josh Larsh as the new athletic director at Western High School, and after years of serving the Kokomo School Corp., he's returning to where he calls home.

The New Orleans Saints announced Tuesday, July 27 that they have signed defensive end Kendall Donnerson and cornerback Brian Poole, placed offensive lineman Derrick Kelly on Non Football Injury and placed wide receiver Michael Thomas on Physically Unable to Perform.

INDIANAPOLIS, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Prolific, a national growth firm headquartered in Indianapolis, Ind., has added Toni McEwan to its leadership team. McEwan comes to Prolific with expertise in the fields of manufacturing, agriculture, and global non-profit work with enterprise companies such as Corteva (NYSE: CTA-A) and Dow Chemical (NYSE: DOW). An accomplished executive with vast experience throughout the U.S., UK, and Ireland, McEwan has led sales, marketing, product and project management, and change management in HR throughout her 20+ year career. McEwan will lead many day-to-day operational and strategic efforts at Prolific.


Larry Joe Fording Sr., 52, Kokomo, went home to be with his heavenly father on Sunday, July 25, 2021.  Larry was born on September 18, 1968, to Jack Fording and the late Peggy (Summerfield) Renfro.  On June 8, 2018, he married Donna (Arvin) England.

Flight attendants' and teachers' unions whose members are on the front lines of disputed COVID safety protocols are ardent enforcers of mask mandates for the public but do not require their members to get vaccinated. Such inoculation is widely acknowledged as the most effective measure in stopping the spread of the highly infectious new Delta variant, while masking is viewed as of secondary importance and many are highly skeptical of its effectiveness and critical of its inconvenience.

For the first time four nutritional compounds found in different flowers have been directly proven to enhance gut health of honey bees, boosting their immune systems and increasing lifespan, based on a study by U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service scientists.

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. – The grounds of the 2021 Wisconsin Farm Technology Days in Eau Claire County truly came to life July 20-22. There were large crowds of people excited to be at a farm show again after more than a year of weathering the COVID-19 pandemic. Initial estimates are that more than 52,000 visitors attended the three-day show, shattering attendance projections. The familiar striped tents were there. So were the colorful equipment displays and fun ride-and-drives.

Looking for a unique and affordable way to see the country with your pet? Consider riding the rails! Train rides are a fun, classic, and very accessible way to travel. For example, Amtrak - one of the country’s largest railways - boasts over 30 train routes, traveling to over 500 destinations, across 46 states! You’ll enjoy great views of our country’s scenery, and you can even see some sights only accessible by rail. Best of all, Amtrak lets you bring your small pet along for the ride!