VERSAILLES, Ind. — Special Olympics Indiana – Ripley Ohio Dearborn Counties is holding a breakfast this Sunday from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the South Ripley Elementary School.Proceeds from the Breakfast for Champions event will support Special Olympics athletes competing in the 2017 Summer Games in Terre Haute, Ind. this June.The cost is a free-will offering.Pancakes, sausage, biscuits and sausage gravy, scrambled eggs, orange juice, milk, and coffee will be served.This is the third year the local program of Special Olympics has held a breakfast fundraiser.Special Olympics athletes have already begun training for Summer Games in the sports of Bowling, Powerlifting, Swimming, Track and Field, and Volleyball.This year, approximately 80 athletes are planning to compete at the Games.Athletes attending will spend three days in the Indiana State University dormitories and compete against athletes across the state.
AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisALPENA, Mich.— The Alpena County Prosecutor’s office adds a new addition to its force. Megan Mckeon is the new assistant prosecutor who is a recent Cooley Law School graduate.Mckeon completed her bar exam back in February and was sworn into the Michigan Bar Association shortly after. The assistant prosecutor has an undergraduate degree in criminal justice and legal studies.Mckeon also has experience in working with a public defender’s office and a district court probation department. In a press release from the prosecutor’s office Mckeon says, “She hopes her passion and desire to help others will benefit the office and the team.”AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisContinue ReadingPrevious Insights Preview: Alpena business owners share their experience maneuvering the coronavirus pandemicNext Northern Strike gears up for fire exercise