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The Grant County Mayhem celebrate their 40–18 win.

Taylor Hosts Annual Special Olympics

Teams packed into the KSAC SaturdayBy Cassidy Grom | Echo Squeak, squeak, swish. The sounds of vigorous games of basketball reverberated off the walls of the KSAC on Saturday. Flashes of red, black and blue jerseys wove around stationary volunteers clad in neon orange t-shirts. It was the day of […]

by · February 12, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Basketball, Local/Indiana, News
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Christmas City, USA

Downtown Marion is hosting an artisan fair, a Christmas parade and the Walkway of Lights this weekendBy Becca Robb | Echo Some consider Bethlehem, Pennsylvania to be the Christmas kingdom of America. But Grant County locals point instead to Marion, Indiana as the true Christmas City, USA. Tomorrow from 9 […]

by · November 20, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · News
Bucky Walker and sister Freda Sexton started delivering 125 Thanksgiving meals to individuals in Grant County 30 years ago. Last year they served 10,000 meals.

No more noodles

Community ministry no longer serving thousands of Thanksgiving mealsBy Cassidy Grom | Echo This year is the first in thirty years that cars won’t roll out from the old West School with the scent of turkey, noodles and gravy clinging to the clothes of volunteer drivers. Despite 30 years of diligent […]

by · November 20, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Local/Indiana, News
Taylor Hughes, Nicole Walker, Charlie Richert, Lauren Pfeifer and Courtney Selle presented their research in Ayres last night.

Pre-K partnerships

Research team examines early childhood education in Grant CountyBy Wren Haynes | Echo Some of us spent this past summer in internships, at camps or hanging out at home with friends. But for several Taylor students, this summer was an opportunity to perform in-depth research on early childhood education in Grant […]

by · November 6, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · News
Taylor students go to the Marion Boys & Girls club every Tuesday to teach Bible lessons and play with children.

ReaLife rewards

Students learn and serve in inner-city MarionBy Wren Haynes | Echo It’s 4:45 on a Tuesday afternoon, and six silver Taylor vans are parked outside the Dining Commons. Fifteen minutes before dinner starts for the rest of campus, conversation buzzes and silverware clinks downstairs. Taylor students in matching shirts eat […]

by · October 9, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Run for children

Run for children

“We basically provide a safe environment to interview the child or children,” Croussore explained. “We work with the Department of Child Services in Indy, local law enforcement and CPS to ensure that the situation is as simple and unintimidating as possible for the child.”

by · April 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Local/Indiana