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Tipton Police Department hiring new officers | Area Briefs  Kokomo Tribune

The Tipton Police Department is currently accepting new officer applications through August 15.

Joan “Jody” Bolds | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Joan “Jody” Bolds, 90, of Tipton passed away at 8:20 p.m. on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at IU North Hospital in Carmel. She was born to Frances Jackson on ...

Kevin Porter | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Kevin Porter, 62 of Tipton died Thursday, June 20, 2019 in Tipton County. He was born in Tipton on August 8, 1956 to Jack Keith and Anna Mae (Saxton) Porter.

Derek Elston  IndianaHQ

Derek Elston was a basketball player who played Forward for the Hoosiers from 2009-2013 and now serves as the Director of Player Development for IU.

Hold on tight: Bronc riding not for the faint of heart  Kokomo Tribune

TIPTON — It's sort of like a dance. That's the way 15-year-old Tipton High School sophomore Thomas Williams described saddle bronc riding — the event he'll ...

Maxine E. Gaugler | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Maxine E. Gaugler, 94 of Tipton died on Sunday, July 14, 2019 at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born in Tipton on March 25, 1925 to ...

Donate Blood, Help your Favorite High School Football Team Win the 2019 Colts Leadership Challenge

(INDIANAPOLIS) – Hospital patients across Indiana need blood every day. To help ensure the blood supply doesn't run low in the summer months, Indiana ...

Ann J. (Camren) Smelser | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Ann J. (Camren) Smelser, 88 of Elkhorn, Nebraska, and formerly of Tipton, died on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at Brookstone Meadows in Elkhorn. She was born in ...

Tipton High explores school spirit, inclusiveness and scholarships through eSports  Indianapolis Star

A teacher's passion for video games earned Tipton High a $35000 grant to build an eSports lab.

UNDERDOGS NO MORE: Local softball squad earns another national title  Greenfield Daily Reporter

FORTVILLE — *Fresh* off yet another big win, the Indiana Shockwaves-Perry team went back to their Florida hotel and decided to watch the game they had just ...

Tipton High School | |  Quad City Times

Tipton High School has selected these outstanding seniors from its graduating class:

Tom Heffelmire | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Tom Heffelmire, 65 of Tipton passed away at 4:14 p.m. on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at IU North Hospital in Carmel after struggling with a long illness. He is now.

Larry A. Jung | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Larry A. Jung, 53 of Tipton died on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at his residence. Larry was born in Tipton on March 15, 1966 to Tim & Tony (Russell) Jung.

Brian P. Achenbach | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Brian P. Achenbach, 52 of Kokomo and formerly of Tipton died on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at his residence. He was born on October 6, 1966 in Bloomington, ...

Look inside new state-of-the-art eSports facility at Tipton High School  Indianapolis Star

The new eSports facility, led by teacher John Robertson, at Tipton High School in Tipton, Ind., Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. The state-of-the-art lab features 12 ...

New 'Virtual Reality' and 'eSports' lab makes learning more fun for students  WTHR

TIPTON COUNTY, Ind. (WTHR) — It's a brave new world. Tipton High School has a new virtual reality and eSports lab. It's fun, and the students are learning a lot ...

Slumping enrollment threatens funding at Tipton schools | News  Kokomo Tribune

The Tipton Community School Corporation is forecast to lose hundreds of students over the next decade, and administrators will have to get creative to keep ...

Tipton ahead of the game with virtual reality lab  Kokomo Tribune

Games and technology played a big part in John Robertson's formative years.

Sports briefs for Saturday, April 13 | Sports  Kokomo Tribune

Tipton High School needs a new boys basketball coach. Lou Lefevre is leaving Tipton for North Harrison in southern Indiana. The Corydon Democrat reported ...

Tipton High School increasing security at graduation after Noblesville shooting  Kokomo Tribune

TIPTON - Tipton High School administrators say they are increasing security at the graduation ceremony Saturday in response to the school shooting in ...

Candidate Questionnaires: Tipton Mayor | Primary Elections  Kokomo Tribune

Candidate name: Brett Curnutt (R). Brett Curnutt.jpg. Work/related experience: Six-time elected veteran of the Tipton City Council, serving currently as City ...

Tipton High School graduates 116 seniors | Local news  Kokomo Tribune

TIPTON - A total of 116 seniors received their diplomas during Tipton High School's graduation ceremony, held at 2 p.m. on Saturday.

Tipton High School football coach nominated for award  KSWO

TIPTON, OK (KSWO) - A southwest Oklahoma football coach is competing for a $50,000 prize to help his team. Tipton High School Head Coach Travis White is ...

FOOTBALL: Tipton's Roudebush is All-Area MVP | Sports  Kokomo Tribune

When K.J. Roudebush was an eighth grader, Tipton's high school football team — a year removed from a trip to the State Finals — struggled with a 3-7 record.

HAND plans affordable senior housing project in Tipton  Indianapolis Business Journal

Hamilton County Area Neighborhood Development is hoping to bring more affordable senior housing options to Tipton. The Noblesville-based not-for-profit ...

New book details history of Tipton cold case  Kokomo Tribune

TIPTON — It's been more than 50 years since the mysterious death of Tipton teen Olene Emberton, and though myriad theories have sprouted in that time, none ...

Tipton Community Theatre to present 'The Music Man'  Kokomo Tribune

The "Wells Fargo Wagon” is delivering the “Seventy-Six Trombones” to Tipton Community Theatre.

A hometown picker: Collector boasts over 1000 artifacts of Tipton history  Kokomo Tribune

TIPTON - If you ever wanted an unofficial, hodgepodge look into the history of Tipton, head to the garage of Mauricio Gonzalez.

Lori A. Tragesser | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Lori A. (Bontrager) Tragesser, 48 of Tipton died at 12:14 a.m. on Sunday, May 26, 2019 at her residence, surrounded by her family. She was born on December ...

Tipton High School teacher arrested for child seduction  Kokomo Tribune

TIPTON – A Tipton High School teacher was charged with 10 counts of child seduction, a level 5 felony.

Iowa all-state volleyball 2018: Tipton's Sommer Daniel is tops in 3A  The Gazette

Update: The Iowa Girls Coaches Association has released the Elite all-state volleyball team, which included two Metro players — Megan Renner of Linn-Mar ...

Volleyball: Tipton Tigers believe 'the best is yet to come'  The Gazette

TIPTON — It was a historical season, one with an abrupt ending. “The girls went to the state tournament with really wide eyes, and I did too,” Tipton volleyball ...

Richard L. “Dick” Fernung | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Richard Lee “Dick” Fernung, 83 of Tipton died at 11:55 p.m. on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Miller's Merry Manor in Tipton. He was born on August 31, 1935 in.

Police: Tipton School officials made aware of possible teacher, student relationship in 2015  WRTV Indianapolis

Detectives with the Tipton Police Department discovered officials with the Tipton School Corporation were aware of rumors involving a teacher and student ...

Created in the Corridor: Tipton Scholarships  KGAN TV

The newest group of Corridor high school seniors received their diplomas Sunday. Dozens of Tipton Tigers will now go their separate ways, exploring a future ...

Former Tipton High School teacher pleads not guilty to relationship with student  WISH-TV

Beau Engle, 38, has pleaded not guilty to having a sexual relationship with a student.

Tipton school administrators accused of failing to report sexual misconduct, special prosecutor requested  Fox 59

TIPTON, Ind. - According to new court documents released Friday, a special prosecutor is being requested to investigate claims that Tipton Community School ...

Ralph Lee Louthen | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Ralph Lee Louthen, age 55, passed away on Sunday June 9, 2019 at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville. He was born on May 18, 1964 in Tipton County, IN to ...

Jake Langley | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Jake Langley, age 22, of Tipton passed away on Monday April 22, 2019 in Tipton. He was born on June 25, 1996 in Tipton to Michael Langley and Julie ...

Drake Relays: Tipton's Jamie Kofron delivers a clutch throw - again  The Gazette

DES MOINES — Jamie Kofron is one clutch kid. “I'm able to use pressure in a positive way,” said the senior from Tipton High School. “Where it falls, it falls.”.

Justin E. Enright | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Justin Eric Enright, 45 of Kempton died Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at Carmel St. Vincent Hospital. He was born in Tipton on March 5, 1973 to Larry E. and ...

Tipton Ford raising money for Tipton High School cheerleaders  Kokomo Tribune

TIPTON – Tipton Ford, Inc. is bringing Ford Motor Company's Drive 4 UR School program to the Tipton Community in an effort to raise up to $6000 for Tipton ...

Mark E. Henderson | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Mark E. Henderson, 65, of Tipton died peacefully at home surrounded by family on March 19, 2019.

Docs: Tipton teacher and student admit to sex in school office, teacher's home  WISH-TV

Staff Reports - TIPTON COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) -- Newly released court documents show a former Tipton High School teacher and student admitted to having sex ...

Tipton students awarded scholarships | School News  Kokomo Tribune

The Tipton County Foundation named Mackenzie Stillson as the recipient of a full-tuition, four-year scholarship as a 2018 Lilly Endowment Community Scholar.

John Alan Lane | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

John Alan Lane, age 73, of Tipton County passed away on Saturday April 27, 2019 in Kokomo, IN. He was born on December 30, 1945 in Elwood.

Authorities in Tipton arrest registered sex offender for being on school grounds  FOX 59 Indianapolis

UPDATE (Aug. 28, 2018) -- Christopher Morgan pleaded guilty to unlawful entry by a serious sex offender. He was sentenced to 30 months, with 18 months on ...

Harold "Fuzz" Weismiller | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Harold “Fuzz“ Weismiller, age 71, passed away on Sunday March 24, 2019 at Millers Merry Manor in Tipton. He was born on June 28, 1947 in Tipton County, ...

Tipton superintendent retires after 28 years  The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

TIPTON — Dick Grimoskas probably won't be finished in education when he retires as the Tipton Community School District's superintendent later this month.

'She never made it home': Classmates seek scholarship in Olene Emberton's name  Kokomo Tribune

TIPTON - “My name is Olene Emberton and I was born at Tompkinsville, Kentucky on December 17, 1947. After a few months my parents and I moved to a farm.

Steven D. Powell | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Steven D. Powell, 46 of Tipton died at 11:35 p.m. on Monday, October 8, 2018 at Miller's Merry Manor in Tipton. Steve was born in Tipton on October 2, 1972.

Marilyn A. Cage | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Marilyn Ann Cage, 87 of Kokomo and former 27 year resident of Tipton died at 9:03 a.m. on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at her residence. She was born on January.

Area Roundup: 2019-20 Spring season MSHSAA class, district assignments announced  Sedalia Democrat

Class and district assignments for MSHSAA spring season activities were announced Friday, March 8. Below is a list of local baseball, softball, golf, girls soccer, ...

2018 Tipton County Primary Election Guide | News  Kokomo Tribune

Candidate for Tipton County Assessor. Republican incumbent Shannon Cassons. Shannon Cassons. Age: Did not provide. Family: Husband, Greg. Work: Tipton ...

Hoosiers paving path to becoming lucrative video game players  FOX 59 Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Remember when beating the high score at the arcade made you king? Those times are long gone. Instead, gaming has become an ...

Looking for Easter activities? Check out this list  Kokomo Tribune

Hip-hip hooray — Easter is on its way! Whether you are a parent of small children or an adult looking for an Easter egg hunt just for you, there are.

CALL 6: Most Indiana schools ignore federal radon testing recommendations because it's not required  WRTV Indianapolis

Most Indiana schools do not test for radon gas, a carcinogen known to cause lung cancer, despite federal recommendations that all schools test at least once ...

Tipton Community Theatre to present 'Fairy Tale Courtroom'  Kokomo Tribune

Tipton Community Theatre will open its 2018-2019 season with the youth play "Fairy Tale Courtroom."

Man arrested for entering Munford High School without permission  WMC

A person was taken into custody after entering Munford High School without permission Wednesday morning.

No criminal charges for Tipton schools in child-seduction case  WISH-TV

TIPTON, Ind. (WISH) -- A special prosecutor appointed to determine if Tipton school employees failed to report suspected child abuse found insufficient evidence ...

Tipton wins Class C title in 56-8 rout  Times Record News

WEATHERFORD — It was a rematch for a repeat for the Tipton Tigers. But it was a major mismatch.

Diana L. Iwig | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Diana L. Iwig, 67 of Noblesville died at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at her residence. She was born on October 5, 1951 in Tipton to William &

Tipton schools defend internal investigation in wake of teacher sex scandal  WISH-TV

Tipton school administrators were approached twice in the past year with concerns about a "too friendly" relationship between a teacher and a female student.

Michael A. Langley | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Michael A. Langley, age 51, of Tipton, passed away at his home on Saturday, September 22, 2018. He was born In Tipton on July 6, 1967 to Gerald and Patricia.

Area student achievements, June 9, 2019 | News  Kokomo Tribune

Local residents earn degrees from WGU. The following local residents have earned a degree from Western Governors University (WGU). Amanda Yoder of ...

Jeannette E. (Deeb) Michel | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Jeannette Elaine (Deeb) Michel, 59 of Fishers and formerly of Tipton died on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at her residence. She was born on March 14, 1960 in ...

Tipton student pleads guilty to child molestation | Local news  Kokomo Tribune

TIPTON – A high school student charged with committing several molestation-related acts accepted a plea agreement in late November.

A Look Back at Our 2018-2019 'Teacher of the Week' Winners

What a school year! The kids will be out of class in just a few weeks, which means our 'Teacher of the Week' award is taking a summer vacation of its own!

Collin Kendall | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Collin Kendall, age 24, of Tipton, Indiana passed away on Wednesday December 12. Collin was born on May 27, 1994 in Noblesville, IN to Ken and Kristen ...

Chris Isenhower Jr. | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

Chris Isenhower Jr., age 44, of Marion, IN passed away on Tuesday March, 12, 2019 at Saint Vincent Heart Center in Indianapolis. He was born in Noblesville, ...

Healy High School survives on small-town vibes  Wichita Eagle

Since the town's beginning in the late 19th century, Healy High School has been the community's focal point. Drive into town and the first thing a visitor sees is ...

Ames High ranked best in Iowa  Ames Tribune

Ames High School was ranked the best high school in the state, according to a 2019 U.S. News Best High School Ratings report.U.S. News' report, released ...

After Scotty’s Brewhouse, a love of video games inspires Scott Wise’s next venture  Indianapolis Star

The youth esports league in Carmel has professional esports coaches and will require team practices during the week and games on the weekends.

49th annual Tipton Pork Festival set to kick off  Kokomo Tribune

TIPTON – Thursday marks the beginning of one of the most loved and well-attended events Tipton has to offer.

School corporation names new Carmel High School principal  Fox 59

CARMEL, Ind. – An existing employee of Carmel Clay Schools will be the new principal of Carmel High School. The school corporation has announced that ...

After pit stop, Norman shines in circle for Mizzou  Columbia Daily Tribune

It was a surreal moment for Madi Norman when she arrived on campus as part of the Missouri softball program in the 2016-17 school year.The Tipton, Missouri ...

Norman pitches no-hitter, leads Missouri softball past Oregon 8-0  Jefferson City News Tribune

COLUMBIA — Missouri pitcher Madi Norman threw a no-hitter Sunday, helping the Tigers softball team close the Mizzou Tournament with an 8-0 win in five ...

Classmates mourn Ava Ridenour, their 'shining light' | News  Kokomo Tribune

TIPTON – Tipton High School lost a “shining light” with the death of Ava Jean Ridenour, who was killed Saturday night when a train hit her truck as she tried.

Alumnus wants to bring esports scholarships to Ball State  Ball State Daily News

Playing video games has long been a hobby for many college students. Through the decades, these games have evolved, with some colleges now offering ...

What happened to Tabi?: Unsolved Tipton murder still haunts family  Kokomo Tribune

TIPTON – Every small town has its secrets. Some are more deeply held than others. In this small Indiana hamlet known for its marshy land ideal for agriculture, ...

Dalton J. Harms | Obituaries |  Quad City Times

May 26, 1995-August 21, 2018. TIPTON, Iowa — Dalton John Harms, 23, Tipton, Iowa, chose to end his earthly struggles on Tuesday, August 21, 2018. Funeral ...

Cheerleaders of the Week - Operation Football  WTHR

The Tri-West Bruins performed as the Operation Football Cheerleaders of the Week on Friday, November 9, 2018.Read more ...

Tipton Community Theatre presents 'It's a Wonderful Life' this weekend  Kokomo Tribune

Tipton Community Theatre continues its 25th anniversary season with the holiday classic “It's a Wonderful Life” on Friday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday ...

Iraq War vet remembers Tipton's Sgt. Sissel: 'The all-American kid'  Quad City Times

War creates harsh, unforgiving moments, and Spc. Miyoko Hikiji knew that going to the Middle East. But it did not hit home for her until the day after Thanksgiving ...

Former Tipton teacher sentenced in rape case  The Lawton Constitution

FREDERICK - A former Tipton High School teacher charged with having sexual relations with two students was formally sentenced Friday in Tillman County ...

Lebanon wins inaugural district girls wrestling team title  Ozarks Sports Zone

Nixa hosted one of four district girls wrestling tournaments that were the first in state history this weekend. While it may have been the first MSHSAA sanctioned ...

Indiana show choir teen with bone cancer gets 'another dance'  Indianapolis Star

People choose different ways to deal with cancer. Austin, a standout show choir performer, a senior in high school, has opted for humor -- and dancing.

Tipton Community Theatre to present 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat'  Kokomo Tribune

Tipton Community Theatre will wrap up its 25th anniversary mainstage season with the musical “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.”Written by ...

High school football player dies

High school football player Chad Stover dies after suffering brain injury, was junior at Tipton High in Missouri, injured in Oct. 31 playoff game and hospitalized ...

Get to know QCT All-Eastern Iowa captain Hunter Clasen  Quad City Times

Hunter Clasen announced his presence last season rushing for 1,496 yards and 24 touchdowns along with 387 yards and five touchdowns in the receiving ...

Tipton Pork Festival wraps up weekend; prepares for 50th year  Kokomo Tribune

TIPTON— The weekend's pleasant weather made for a packed pork-filled pig party in Tipton.

Vote for Horlick High's Brian Fletcher in the Most Valuable Coach contest! | Local News I Racine County Eye - Racine, Wisconsin  Racine County Eye

Today, U.S. Cellular announced the Final 15 coaches in its Most Valuable Coach program, which includes Brian Fletcher of Horlick High School in Racine.

Tipton Community Theatre begins 25th anniversary season Friday  Kokomo Tribune

This is Tipton Community Theatre's 25th anniversary season and it all starts with young performers in two shows in one evening: Disney's Cinderella Kids (30 ...

Hitting It Big / Harrison Lake teaching pro qualifies for US Senior Women's Open  The Republic

When the USGA started the U.S. Senior Women's Open last year, Nodjya Cook took an interest in hoping to someday play in the event.So when the Harrison ...

MU softball comes up short of series sweep, falls to South Carolina 5-2  Jefferson City News Tribune

COLUMBIA — For the third straight game, the South Carolina Gamecocks scored first, but Missouri was unable to complete a third come-from-behind win for a ...

Evans receives 'Book of Golden Deeds' - The Selma Times‑Journal  Selma Times-Journal

Former Selma Mayor George Evans was added to the long list of recipients of The Selma Exchange Club's Book of Golden Deeds Award on Wednesday ...

4 entered in Miss Moniteau contest  California Democrat

The Miss Moniteau County Scholarship Contest will begin at 6 p.m. Aug. 7 at the Moniteau County Fairgrounds.

Seeser determined to reach state again  Clinton Herald

Camanche sophomore Emy Seeser has been efficient all year in her prime event, the long jump. She's been hitting 16 feet meet after meet, consistently placing ...

Latham graduates 11 students | California Missouri News  California Democrat

Erin Butler gave the commencement address May 7 at Latham R-5 School eighth-grade ceremony.

Glenn Robinson & Matt Waddell Selected for Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame  Hammer and Rails

If you have ever been to the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame in New Castle it is a testament to the state's love for this game, especially at the high school level.

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