The Kokomo Tribune from Kokomo, Indiana on February 27, 1991 · Page 23
Get access to this page with a Free Trial

The Kokomo Tribune from Kokomo, Indiana · Page 23

Publication:
Location:
Kokomo, Indiana
Issue Date:
Wednesday, February 27, 1991
Page:
Page 23
Start Free Trial
Cancel

State Wednesday, Feb. 27, 1991 Kokomo (Ind.) Tribune 23 Phone bill ready for vote INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - A bill to put a permanent ban on local measured telephone service has survived four attempts to rewrite the proposal. House Bill 1172 now is eligible for-a final vote by the House as Sentence option proposed INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - ^icted murderers could be Sentenced to life in prison without parole under a bill on its way to the full Indiana House. The Courts and Criminal Code Committee voted 9-0 Tuesday for House Bill 1802, which would give judges and juries a new option in sentencing people convicted of murder accompanied by an aggravating circumstance such as robbery or rape. At present, a person found guilty in a capital case can be sentenced either to the death penalty or to a prison sentence of 40 to 60 years for murder. After half of the prison sentence, the prisoner is eligible for parole. Sponsors said another punishment — less severe than the death sentence but tougher than a determinate prison sentence — is needed. "I think the public wants those people off the street," said Rep. Jesse M. Villalpando, a Griffith Democrat and sponsor of the bill. "Some are getting out after 30 years, and under this they wouldn't be getting out. "Many people feel the 60-year sentence is insufficient. They think they're putting the person away for life, but they're not," said Villalpando. Villalpando's bill had the support of prosecutors, religious groups, the Indiana Civil Liberties Union and the grandson of the victim in a famous murder case. , Bill Pelke of Portage, grandson of murder victim Ruth Pelke of Gary, said life imprisonment without parole is "something definitely worth talking about." Pake's grandmother, a Bible teacher, was killed in 1985 when several Gary school girls robbed her..Paula Cooper, convicted of the murder committed when she was'. 15, originally was sentenced to dfcath before the state Supreme Court threw out the death penalty and ordered a 60-year prison term or her. "I think people in Indiana have he right to know that a person put i way will stay away," said Pelke, vho had supported overturning hooper's death sentence. Hg said polls show overwhelm- ng support for capital punishment >ut also indicate that about half of hose who favor it would really prefer a life-imprisonment option. , Larry Landis of the Public Defenders Council said 37 states have the death penalty and, of those, 25 also offer life imprisonment as an alternate sentence. Hoosier soldier killed in crash INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Department of Defense confirmed Tuesday that an Army warrant officer from Frankfort, Ind., was killed in the Persian Gulf War. The report brings to two the number of state soldiers killed sincife the U.S.-led offensive against Iraqi troops in Kuwait began. Neither death has been combat related. The military identified the soldier as Chief Warrant Officer Michael S. Anderson, 36, of Frankfort. Anderson was aboard an Army heliqopter on a medical evacuation mission when it crashed in a rain" storm in western Saudi (\rabia before dawn Thursday, said John Randt, spokesman for Fort Benjamin Harrison in Indianapolis. Anderson, three other crewmen »nd three wounded soldiers were tilled in the crash. The military las provided very few other details. Randt said the copter was ferry- hg wounded went it went down vhile trying to land. He said Anderson would have been the (Hot or copilot of the UH-60 llackhawk. Anderson had previously been Stationed at Fort Campbell, Ky., lefore being transferred to the (ulf region, authorities said. According to unofficial records, he crash was the deadliest U.S. on-combat air crash since the Hies began bombing Iraqi cities n Jan. 17. Another Indiana resident, Army >fc. Jeffrey Reel of rural Vincen- tes was killed Feb. 20 in a traffic iccident during maneuvers in taudi Arabia. i Services will be at 11 a.m. EST Wednesday at the Indiana Pres- lyterian Church, five miles loutheast of Vincennes. It was unclear late Tuesday yhen or where services would be leld for Anderson. Other information regarding inderson was unavailable late luesday. early as today. The bill would make permanent the current three-year measured service ban that is set to expire June 30. Under measured service, the traditional flat rate telephone bill that pays for unlimited local calling would be replaced by a bill with charges based on phone usage. Indiana Bell had proposed a trial of measured service when the Legislature approved a three-year ban in 1988. On Tuesday, Rep. Holland Webber, an Anderson Democrat who sponsors H.B. 1172, attempted to change his bill so it would call for another three-year ban, rather than a permanent one. "The telecommunications industry is changing so fast that I don't think it would be good public policy for this bill to go forward with a permanent ban," said Webber. "I believe we should come back and review this" every few years. Opponents of Webber's proposed change, voted down 59-40, said that if lawmakers opposed measured service, they should endorse a permanent ban of it. Subsequent legislatures could undo that ban if conditions in the telecommunications business change dramatically, opponents of Webber's amendment said. The House also defeated three amendments Webber claimed were designed to sabotage his bill. On voice votes, lawmakers rejected attempts to put into the bill a ban on usage-based cable television billing and a limit on the monthly fees that could be assessed for calling special service 900 telephone numbers. Legislators also voted 78-16 against a proposal to prevent businesses such as hotels and hospitals from charging customers sharply more than the regular tariff for calls made from telephones at the businesses. In other action Tuesday, the 33rd working day of the 1991 session, a bill to reform the state's workers compensation system and raise payment levels to injured workers cleared the amendment stage with only one major change. Lawmakers voted 92-7 to remove farm workers from coverage under the bill. Agricultural workers aren't covered by workers compensation, but the earlier version of H.B. 1517 had included them. Also, lawmakers rejected amendments that would have delayed proposed increases in benefit payments to injured workers and extended the time an injured worker had to wait after being injured before choosing a physician other than a company- approved doctor for treatment. Recycle Buy Back Center ALUMINUM IEVEMGE CANS (ONLY) NO CHAMS, ALUMINUM PLATES, ETC.. . CALL US "CURRENT RATES" UNCRUSHED BOTTLES & JARS COLOR SORTED 0 A 4 , _ NO CAPS OR LIDS $.U 1 LB. PREMIUM PAID FOR QUANTITIES IN EXCESS OF 100 US. DAILY 1:00 A.M.430 P.M. SATURDAY 7:00 A.M.-12 NOON Waste Management, Inc. of Central Indiana ® Call Us lor Details _ 459-8053 INVESTMENT SEMINAR TOPIC: TAX DEFERRED ANNUITIES When: March 12, 1991, 7:00-8:00 p.m. Location: Smith, Gaytor, Inc. Conference Room Reservations required. Call Kris At 455-1554 Dave GayioT C«tllltdFlruniclilPlinn*r SMITH, GAYLOR, INC. 2713 ROCKFORD LN. • KOKOMO, IN 46902 • 435-1554 Member SIPC You supply the talent. We supply the rest. V«il« Avt. at ROCCHIO'S N«xt to Shonty* 458-8897 31 FREE Delivery FREE Disposal Of Old Bedding 6 Months Interest- FREE Financing GUARANTEED LOWEST PRICES! Prices Start As Low As TWIN, Ea. PC. $ 69 95 FULL Ea. PC '129.95 '299.95 DISCOVIH WHV PIOPLl SAY, OUEEN 2 PC. Sel KINO. .... .. 3 PC SBI '399.95 Queen and King sizes sold in sels only, please. bert Miller & Son FINE FURNITURE AT FAIR PRICES 615 N. Washington St. Kokomo Phone 452-1531 COUPON COOKBOOK CORNER Marion Joyce Great News For Chocolate Lovers Now straight from Europe there's a wonderful new chocolaty-hazelnut delight, .Nutella! It is the anytime, anywhere chocolaty-hazelnut spread that will satisfy the sweet tooth of all chocolate lovers . Nutella is creamy and comes in a jar. It's nutty tasting, like imported hazelnuts and it is chocolaty, like a fine European chocolate. It's the "chocolaty nutty bliss" Europeans have indulged in for 40 years. You'll want to experience Nutella for a wide variety of wonderful uses. In fact, generations of Europeans have grown up eating Nutella on fresh baked bread, crackers and fruit as a nutritious breakfast or snack food. If you eat peanut butter, you'll love the taste and versatility of this chocolaty-nutty spread. Serving Suggestions-A great spread for great bread; try it on: Italian Bread, Fresh Croissants, Crackers and Biscuits, Bread Sticks, Melba Toast, Wheat Bread; Mix it with peanut butter as an after school snack; Dip fruit in it; Spoon it on ice cream; Put a dab I in your coffee. American's what are you waiting for? Try Nutella and for a limited time Receive $1 Ref undl If you can't find Nutella in your supermarket | or specialty store, send us a note and we'll help you: Attn.: FIND NUTELLA, Ferrero U.S.A., Inc., 295 Madison Ave., NY, NY 10017 F Try nutelk •find The anytime, anywhere, chocolaty, hazolnut spread Sena mis complettd form with a lace) including UPC symtxH Irom any size pr of Nulella and cash register receipt (with Nuiella purchase circled) lo NUTELLA, P 0. Box 591 , Gibbsiown. NJ 08027 (please pnni) 65O1.13OZ. OI28OIJOII $1 [refund Address. City _Stole_ _Zip_ L •The Coupon Cookbook, Inc.. 1991 Tltitofleiu VOID wtiefe laud o< (xofliDilM Unit one-pei-nouienoK) NoieotmpnonjMlioerioflofea toronvauD. oigomnmon 01 group This loan must accompany prool-ol puicnoa teoioflucnoni Mil m» M ocupiM «KM OHO* in weks lot ftnipt oi mi aw* one. iwn June 30 1991 Advertise it in the newspaper! CLASSIFIED ADS WORK Kokomo Tribune Classified — 456-3811 M Ctoihtif 10 e Ties-Sat H1125 E.SUte 13 UrtlfMd:l>rtklM 22 Imftmt. MtM t nul 2> LOST ; telephone communication computer, 10x4x2", Ptnetree brand, lost In phone booth near Boulevard Liquor, REWARD, Call collect 317-674 6887 14 UiUFotml:Pttt POUND male Dalmatian, Canvllle vicinity, Identify or free to good home, Call 458-3401 FOUND Puppy In Country Club Hills. Black & White. Possible Part Dalmatlon. Very young maybe !M2 Wks. old. 455-1B44. LOST A PET? Kokomo Humane Society Call: 452-6224 MANAOIMINT TRAINEE She* Sanitations We need a few good people who are success-oriented. Come join the strongest retail shoe team In a 5 state area. Positions open for Managers and Assistant Managers. Excellent career with opportunity to grow. We offer salary plus bonus, paid vacations, group health and employee discounts. 1 year retail or management experience helpful. If Interested stop by Shoe Sensations, Kokomo Mall. To apply call 452-4]4«. Equal Oppor lunlty Employer. Assemble wr pradMtt «1 Home. MM week Call now for detain. The family of Milbi Lltfy would like to txprfii their appreciation t five their thanki to all the friends, co-workers t relatives for all the love, friendship ft support given to our Mother In her time of need. Thank You. Fred Jr., Lydla, Marc * Scott Ollllnger 9 Personals A DATE TONIGHT Hear talking personals from local men i, women who would like to meet you. Get real names and phone numbers. 1-900-346-3377, S1.95per min. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS 455-2200 24 H o u r S ABORTION ALTERNATIVE ADOPTION Professional couple economically secure with stable marriage unable to conceive offers complets devotion, an abundance of love & an assurance that your precious newborn will have every advantage life has to offer. Of course our objective Is to adopt a healthy white newborn, but we also care about you. All medical, legal and birth related expenses paid by attorney Involved, Including counsel- Ing If desired. Confidential. Call collect (407) 659-7355. Adoption-Transplanted Hoosier and Loving Wife Married 11 Yrs. Could Provide Secure Home and Good Education For Your Baby. Medical Expenses Paid. Call Phil & Sherry 908-647-2472 COLLECT. ADOPTION: Please make this our best year ever! Happily married couple wants to adopt your baby. We have alot of happiness-love to offer your child. Medical expenses paid, legal-confidential. Please call Barb ft Mike collect anytime. J17- K5-J736 AL-ANON For FAMILIES With ALCOHOLIC PROBLEMS 453-1665 453-5174 453-1930 BIRTHRIGHT OF KOKOMO PREGNANT? NEED HELP? FREE PREGNANCY TEST CALL: 453 HOPE Home for the aged, male or female. Nurse on duty. Good references. Clean home. Good food. Reasonable rates. 457-5137. New Weekly AL-ANON MEETING 7pm, Fri. St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church. If you need help living with a relative or friend with a drinking problem, Call: 452-5254or 883-5037 OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS Meetings: Maplewood Act. Rm. Tues. 7:00 P.M Thurs. 5:30 P.M. Sun. 2:00 P.M. For Info, Call: 452-6707 Surrogate Mothers Wanted. Fee -I- expenses for carrying a couple's child. Must be IB-35 and previously delivered a child. Steve Lltz, Attorney, (317) 257-7096. YWCA FAMILY INTERVENTION CENTER 459-0314 Services to victims of family abuse 23 REWARD: grey Schnauzer, lost In Sharpsvllle area, neon green collar, answers to Beer Can. Family issosadl Call 963-2926 17 SilutioBtWinted * HOME CLEANING * * SPRING CLEANING * * windows, carpets, & painting * « Call Lisa Mannion, 452-0776 * i will babysit In my home 1016 S. Jay anytime. Reasonable rates. Phone 452-3619. Vickie Hamilton Loving Christian home, nonsmoker, will babysit M-F, my home or possibly yours. Call after 6 p.m. 452-4746 May need to leave message. Ask for Angle. 38 year old mother of one offering day-care In her home. Currently has openings for 2 children, preferably out of diapers. Reasonable rates, references. Call 4527488. 18 In Homtt Child Care WILL BABYSIT, DAYS, LAFAYETTE PARK ADDITION. CALL 45»53M. Will babysit my home. Indian Heights & Taylor School District. 453-6013. YMCACHILDCARE AGES6WKS-12YRS. , MON-FRI6A.M.-6P.M. CALL 457-4447 FOR MORE INFO. 20 Track Drivers DRIVERS OTR Needed immediately. 23' per mile, company benefits after 90 days, 2 yrs OTR experience 8. clean MVR a must. Call Mark Fisher, Mon- Frl,6-4,317-257-1030 21 Emphmrt: Professional QUALITY CONTROL AUDITOR This entry level technical position offers excellent career opportunities In related technical or supervisory positions. College education requested with an AS or BS degree in the technical, supervision, or Industrial management departments. Experience in manufacturing and SPC is a plus. Position may Involve off-shift hours. Competitive salary and benefits package. Equal Opportunity Employer. M-F-H-V. Send resume and salary history to: Kokomo Tribune box #0-114. 300 N. Union, Kokomo, IN. 46901. Career opportunities. Earnings can be »35,0001100,000. Free leads. Special commission plan to help you get started. Call Bankers Life 8, Casualty MFH 1-3I7-447-6M4. CEMETERY SALES Income Potential MS.OM - MO.OOO per Year CALL4SH1H National co. looking for part-time sales reps. High Income potential, multi-level marketing opportunity. Cain 8« 6820, SALES REP Financed training with highly respected Insurance company. Call Mr. Carll, I-S7V-3879 EOE M-F SkiHed-SemskHled MOLD DESIGNER: CAD experience necessary for fast growing company In northeast Louisiana. Minimum 4 years experience. Send resume to Victor Solomon, 2813 DeSlard St., Monroe, LA 71201, 1- 800-2S6-2399 20 Track Drivers Booth Space For Rent: Stylist ft Manicurist needed. Mist T't Hair Creations. 457-9051, ask for Tonya. 457-9306 home. _ DANCERSWANTED, Good pay. Day ft night shifts. Transportation provided. Ask for Barbie 457-4503. DANCERS 1H OVER No experience necessary. Transport alon available. CallCOLLECT317U2-1116 * DANCERS * The Playhouse has a new owner. New owner wants new talent. We will train. Come grow with us. Great pay. Apply at 1527 S. Home Ave. _ EARN MONEY Reading books! $30,000 a yr Income potential. Details. 1-805 962 8000 Ext. Y-94fl. FRENCH EXCHANGE COORDINATOR WANTED. Begin Implementing 19*1 Mason. Meet Interesting people ft broaden your international contacts. Call or write L.E.C., Box 368, Batcorn, OH 44809, (419) 435-0787 _ _ KOKOMO AREAI *t*OSTAlJOlS* S11.41-S14.90 a hour. No exp. needed. For exam and application Info., call 1-216-967-1537 8 am-10 pm 7days. _ LABORORS: Earn S550 weekly putting together our various arts ft crafts locally. Full or part-time. For application Call 317 Mi-4687. New opportunities available with Avon. Many positions open. No money needed to start. Call 6287415 or 4535349 20 Track Drivers ATTENTION! THERE'S MBVtTH BEEN A GREATER NEED FOR QUALITY THAIMtO TRUCK DRIVERS! WK HMD YOU! AND YOU NEED US! ... to train you properly for the I EXCITING and PROFITABLE trucking/industry. ' AMTK; Call and ask us about: Financial assist/housing for those who qualify Hands-on training/not home study RT.D.I.A. certlfled/'JAW approved Commercial Drivers License (COL) preparation TRUCK DRIVER TRAINING CENTERS DISTRICT OFFICE 25 BEACHWAY DRIVE, INDIANAPOLIS, IN 1-800-388-115O a loader in supplying qualify training to the trucking Industry . . MAIN CAMPUS: MONROE, OH. 10105 24 Sfcilled/SeMisfcilled 24 SkMed/Semiskilled 10 SpecMlOcosioiiS CONGRATULATIONS! ANDREW WALTON When you need a •pecial piece for * •pecial place In your home you need claMlfledl SOVSSTATIAAU CHAMPIONSHIPS SICONDPLACI ALL-AROUND HAPPY 40TH BIRTHDAY Pajm (Stout) LlnfJUy Lordy Lordy W« Cannot ••ll*v« MARY ANN U 4011 Classiflid JOIN OUR WINNING TEAM Du* to •xpqmion plant, Wi*u Oldi-GMC Truck lody Shop ii currently looking for a fri*nc%, profeuional Automotive Collision Estimator with a minimum of on* year experience preferred. Good organizational ikill* arc a muit. W» offer: Top Pay for Top Performance Group Health Inturance Payed Holidays Advancement Opportunities In-Houte Training H you are a Team Player, Call John Sreadmon of- 452-6071 26 Misc. EmptoyiMtt 26 Misc. EXTRA/EXTRA/ KOKOMO TRIBUNE ROUTES AVAILABLE COMING OPEN MARCH 1st Northeast Area of Kokomo. Interested youths and/or adults for this walking route, call Nancy O'neil, between 12 (noon) and 2 p.m.; Monday thru Friday. Area covers east Jefferson St. to east North St. and Bon Air. MOTOR ROUTE AVAILABLE Between Sharpsville and Tipton. $ 200°° a week. Requires approximately 2 hours per day. Need dependable, economical car and be bondable. Call Sandy Creitz, Mon.-Fri. between 12 (Noon) and 2 p.m. For More Information, call: THE KOKOMO TRIBUNE Circulation Dept. 459-3121

Get access to Newspapers.com

  • The largest online newspaper archive
  • 18,900+ newspapers from the 1700s–2000s
  • Millions of additional pages added every month

Try it free