Morgan County is experiencing another new first with Kim Merideth assuming the role in January 2021 of President/Chair of the Morgan County Council.
Many small business owners start a business because they love to provide a particular service or a specific product. They are happy, sometimes content, to have a business that allows them to support their family comfortably.
In 1975, Bob Smalling’s family moved from the Eastside of Indianapolis to Mooresville. He enrolled as a sophomore at Mooresville High School. When he graduated, he was not certain of his path.
One thing is for certain, you never know when you will meet someone who will change your life. That person for Rich Myers was a good friend of his father who would come by their Eminence home to visit.
Like many youngsters who grew up in Speedway Indiana the sound of racecars flat out on the track fueled Brian Figg’s dreams of being a race car driver. The proximity of race shops and the cottage industries surrounding them offered the junior high student opportunities to explore the industry…
Making that decision required changes in the distribution process. Special trucks and specifically trained and certified HazMat drivers were essential.
The YMCA dedicates programming to improve people and their lives in Morgan County
Keith Smith’s introduction to landscaping came when he was 18 years old and went to work as a laborer for a family friend. The first day, he was tasked with shoveling 30 yards of pine bark, by himself, and he loved it. Although he didn’t know it at the time, that day was the beginning of a 30-year profession.
After graduating with a degree in Accounting and Finance from the Kelley School of Business at IUPUI in 2008, Brittani Bentley took her first career job. Over 15 years, although she loved accounting, she realized that she would be happier with a job that fit her cheerful personality. She liked to work with people.
Lisa Arnold has lived in or near Morgan County her entire life. She is married to farmer, Kevin Arnold, and she loves the farming way of life and what that represents. In fact, she says it is not a vocation, but a way of life.