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Results from 2016 NFL Punt, Pass & Kick

Here are the results from Saturday's Punt Pass and Kick. Thanks to all who participated!


6-7 Years
1. Levi Miner 105'9"
2. Braylon Gerdes 76'4"
3. Brody Hammond 48'5"
4. Asa Reagan 42'9"

8-9 Years
1. Jaxon Ott 177'9"
2. Marco Pena 121'1"
3. Carson Hess 105'2"
4. Justin Faw 98'6"
5. Isaac Mitchener 67'5"

10-11 Years
1. Beck Vermilion 116'9"
2. Joseph Kaski 104'3"
3. Christian Vermilion 97'10"
4. Ty Rankin 81'1"
5. Aiden Ruley 55'6"
6. Ezekiel Pena 52'2"

12-13 Years
1. Luke Shearer 238'2"
2. Jason Hale 205'11"
3. Luis Pena 166'9"

Splash House Open Weekends Only, Starting August 6th

MARION, IN: (July 26th, 2016) – Beginning August 6th, the Splash House will be open on weekends only as local schools begin to take session for fall. The weekend-only schedule is normal protocol for the Splash House since attendance normally dies down, mainly due to students returning to school.

Hours at the Splash House will not change during the weekends-only schedule.

For more information, visit the Splash House page at, and check the venue’s Facebook page for weather-related closings and other updates:

Park Board Meeting Notice

Our next Park Board Meeting will be on August 8th at noon in the second floor conference room of City Hall, (301 S. Branson St., Marion, IN 46952).

City & Chamber to Hold Ribbon Cutting for Gardens of Matter Park Expansion, the Meadow

MARION, IN: (July 14th, 2016) – Tomorrow marks the official opening of the Gardens of Matter Park expansion, the Meadow. The expansion adds four acres to the two-acre Gardens area for a total of six acres of beautiful gardens and marvelous green setting.

Park Board Meeting Notice

Just a reminder that the next meeting is on July 11, 2016 at noon in the second floor conference room at City Hall.

Splash House to Make Repairs to the Bowl Slide while Staying Open

UPDATE: The Bowl Slide is back up and running as of 7/1/16.

MARION, IN: (June 15, 2016) – One of Marion and Grant County’s main attractions, the Splash House, is making some repairs to one of the water park’s featured slides, while staying open this summer.

Last week the Bowl Slide cracked and will be down for an unknown period of time while repairs are being made.

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