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Thinking about how many people she knew who took their lives, there was a time Alleyah Getter wasn’t sure she would have any friends left by the time she got to high school. Three had killed themselves, and Getter, now a 14-year-old eighth-grader, was beginning to have her own suicidal thoughts.

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Some residents in Bloomington woke up on the morning of Aug. 5 to a disturbing sight. Flyers announcing a “Neighborhood Watch” featuring a hooded person appeared at several locations around the college town. The flyers were meant to be recruitment tools for the Ku Klux Klan.

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A recent study from the Indiana University Public Policy Institute showed a decrease of accidental opioids overdose deaths in Marion County from 2017 to 2018. While the study shows progress in federal, state, county and citywide efforts to combat the opioids crisis, it also displays areas wh…

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Congressman André Carson will host the 10th annual Central Indiana Job Fair 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 8 at Ivy Tech Culinary and Conference Center, 2820 N. Meridian St. The event is open to Ivy Tech students, alumni and the general public.

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Congressman André Carson will host the 10th annual Central Indiana Job Fair 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 8 at Ivy Tech Culinary and Conference Center, 2820 N. Meridian St. The event is open to Ivy Tech students, alumni and the general public.

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When Wendell Chinn graduated from Prairie View A&M, a historically Black college and university (HBCU), he didn’t realize he made history — twice. Chinn was in the first four-year naval program at any HBCU, and he was the only student to earn his sword, a requirement for the graduation u…

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Members of the Greater Indianapolis Branch of the NAACP will be joined by presidential candidate and South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg for their 50th Freedom Fund Banquet.

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Two years ago, there were three majority Black Boy Scouts troops with just 23 members in Marion County. Today, more than 300 Black youth are members of 12 majority Black troops. That growth is a result of an initiative of Crossroads of America Council in Central Indiana, the regional body th…