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Kokomo man employed at Burger King for three decades doesn't miss work

For three decades, a Kokomo man has worked at a neighborhood Burger King, and has only missed one day of work since he joined the team. Ricky Cardwell, 63, is known for his hard work, dedication and positive personality by coworkers and his community. Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights re

6 NEWS WRTV - 2017-09-19 04:10:36

$1.6 million townhouse development announced for Kokomo

Even more housing options soon will be available to those looking to live in or around the ever-developing downtown Kokomo. A $1.6 million townhouse development has been announced for Kokomo's near-east side, and Howard County developer Kaleb Hollingsworth will be constructing the eight new homes. T

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-18 13:00:00

Kokomo says goodbye to Banksy's 'Haight Street Rat'

For a little over a month, the Kokomo-Howard County Public Library played host to art from one of the world's most famous - and elusive - street artists. This weekend, Kokomo said goodbye. The "Haight Street Rat," a piece by Banksy, drew thousands of people to the library, where it was on display si

PHAROS-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-18 19:38:00

Howard County Sheriff and Kokomo Police departments issue 99 citations, make 12 arrests as part of Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

Over a 25-day period, the Howard County Sheriff Department and Kokomo Police Department issued 99 citations and made 12 arrests as part of the national enforcement blitz known as Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over. The arrests consisted of five DUI's, drug charges, and other driving charges. Federal hig

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-18 20:00:00

Worldly perspective: Two Kokomo teachers visit other countries, share experiences

KOKOMO - Steve Wilson has always wondered about his heritage. During the first six years of his life, Wilson and his family stood out. Though he and his parents were born in Jamaica, somewhere along Wilson's family tree, his ancestors came to the Caribbean country from India. A few years ago, Wilson

KOKOMO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-18 10:00:00

Patty Jenkins is very excited about DC future

Patty Jenkins is very "excited" about the future of the DC Extended Universe because of how many talented directors are involved in the upcoming movies. The 46-year-old filmmaker helmed hit blockbuster 'Wonder Woman' - which stars actress Gal Gadot in the titular role - and following months of negot

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-19 12:00:00

Health & Wellness: Drink your way to a faster recovery

There was a time when the night before a surgery was filled with as many "hangry" stomach growls as it was anxiety pains, since the need to fast before surgery was standard practice. But now experts at Abbott recognize that allowing patients to eat before surgery and engage in nutritional eating aft

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-19 16:00:00

Alexis Riley: A Swimmer's Journey with Orthopedic Surgery

Alexis Riley loves to swim. So much so that she dreamed of competing in college and in the Olympics. But a rare ankle condition known as a peroneal tendon subluxation caused so much pain and injury that it threatened to sideline her future career. A groove deepening surgery from orthopedic surgeon D

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-19 15:17:12

Laura Prepon returns to work

Laura Prepon has returned to work after giving birth to her first child. The 37-year-old actress and her fiance Ben Foster welcomed a baby daughter - whose name they are yet to unveil publicly - into the world last month, and on Monday (18.09.17) Laura shared a picture of herself back on the set of

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-19 15:00:00

A Look Around: Turtle Tracks

Tracks on a Jekyll Island, Georgia, beach show the path of a large loggerhead turtle returning to the ocean after laying a nest of eggs. Given all the activities that Frank and I are involved in, we frequently have to grab leisure time when it presents itself. This past June, we took advantage of th

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-19 14:30:00

Jada Pinkett Smith is not a Scientologist

Jada Pinkett Smith has rubbished claims she is a Scientologist. The 'Girls Trip' star took to Twitter on Tuesday (09.19.17) after actress Leah Remini - who left the controversial sci-fi cult in 2013 - alleged that she had seen the 46-year-old beauty at the Church of Scientology Celebrity Centre in L

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-19 14:00:00

Richard Branson: Hurricanes are the 'start of things to come'

Virgin Group founder Richard Branson rode out Hurricane Irma in his wine cellar on his private island in the British Virgin Islands. Tuesday, as many of the same islands braced for the impact of Hurricane Maria, he appeared on CNN's "New Day" with a message: "Climate change is real." "Look, you can

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-19 12:45:22

Ed Sheeran returns to the studio

Ed Sheeran is back in the studio. The 'Shape of You' hitmaker may be in America on tour at the moment, but that isn't stopping the flame-haired pop star working on new music as he took to Instagram on Monday (18.09.17) to share a picture of himself hard at work on something. He simply captioned the

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-19 12:00:00

Eva Longoria reveals the secret to the perfect burger

Eva Longoria thinks she knows the secret to making the perfect burger. The Hollywood actress worked at the fast-food chain Wendy's prior to making it big in the entertainment industry, and the brunette beauty has claimed she can still vividly recall how to construct the perfect treat. She explained:

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-19 12:00:00

Broughton empire hits the tax sale

Multiple business owners were shocked when they found out the buildings their livelihoods reside in soon may be hitting the auction block. In the advertisements for Howard County's next tax sale, the buildings housing local favorites, such as The Wildcat, Gingerbread House, Gabetta's, Power 104.9, a

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-19 12:00:00

Frank Grillo teases return of Crossbones in the MCU

Frank Grillo has teased Crossbones could potentially return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The 52-year-old actor starred as Brock Rumlow in 'Captain America: Winter Soldier' and after he was pulled out from a pile of rubble covered in burns, the character took on the identity of Crossbones for th

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-19 11:00:00

Dolly Parton's children's album released on October 13

Dolly Parton has recorded her first-ever children's album. The country music legend is set to release her 44th LP 'I Believe In You' on October 13 in the UK, and this time the songs have been made for a younger audience. The record arrives less than a year after 2016's 'Pure & Simple', and comes fiv

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-19 10:00:00

Brooke Shields has stopped pruning her eyebrows

Brooke Shields' days of pruning her iconic eyebrows are over. The 52-year-old star has revealed that while her signature facial feature still draws admiring glances, she doesn't obsess about the appearance of her eyebrows like she once did. Brooke shared: "They've changed over the years. It's funny

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-19 10:00:00

James Corden apologises for kissing Sean Spicer

James Corden regrets kissing Sean Spicer at the Emmy Awards on Sunday (09.17.17). The British TV star attended the glitzy ceremony in Los Angeles with his wife Julia, but James was drunkenly and regrettably spotted kissing US President Donald Trump's former Press Secretary backstage at the bash. Add

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-19 10:00:00

Holcomb Statement on State's Bid Effort to Seek Amazon's Second Headquarters

Governor Eric J. Holcomb offered the following statement regarding Amazon's plan to open a second headquarters and the efforts underway in Indiana to submit a competitive bid to secure the location: Throughout my trip to Japan I was engaged in conversations about Amazon's announcement the company pl

KOKOMO PERSPECTIVE - 2017-09-19 10:00:00