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Kokomo Tribune (Newspaper) - April 10, 1990, Kokomo, Indiana Hoosier youth knows no boundaries Page 24 child abuse prevention month pages 45 cosmetics Industry not thrilled Page 10 Wright to dance in phantom Page 13 Spring prep sports Start with bang Page 15 Kokomo vol 139 no 214 7 sections Kokomo ind Tribune its the Best game in town tuesday april 10 1990 ight 1990 30c Abc loading up on action new York a Abc fac ing saturday kid show Competition from Cable As Well As syndicated series unveiled a fall schedule on monday that includes what the network says is the most live action saturday programming in its history the new roster moves Abc away from the traditional car Toons that for years have been a Staple of saturday morning net work shows for children Abc which trails Abc by a full ratings Point in saturday morning ratings to Date for this season said its new lineup has two hours of shows with no animation and one hour of shows that mix animation with human characters five Blacks killed in unrest Johannesburg South Africa a left five Blacks dead As police went on Alert because of the release of a pamphlet that called on Black militants to kill All White racists today officials said if we All strike on the 10th of april we will win out against the the pamphlet said go choose your House in a White area today when we win the House will be the pamphlet was distributed l last week in Black townships under the name of the african National Congress Anc Deputy 5 president Nelson Mandela denied his organization had any thing to y do with the pamphlet and said the Anc was unaware of its origin i greek Leader cuts a Deal a conservative Leader constant Nemit y Potakis Cut a Deal monday with a Small party to form a government v after weekend election returns showed his new democracy party one seat Short of a parliamentary majority official results showed new democracy won 150 of the 300 seats sunday in the single House parliament the conservatives inconclusive june and november elections grand jury investigating becom Shelbyville ind a a Shelby county grand jury will investigate businessman w Donovan becom who was charged with falsely reporting he had been kidnapped i want it sorted Shelby county prosecutor James r Lisher said monday the grand jury will allow the prosecutor to get citizen input on a High profile Lisher said Index business classified local news of Hie the the Vigi honors Ryan White Arcadia ind a Ryan White was remembered monday As a courageous Young Man who inspired understanding about aids and As a dedicated student who was a positive influence on his schoolmates the Flag flew at Hal staff outside Hamilton Heights High school where the 18yearold aids victim had found Friend ship and acceptance after a Long Legal Battle to attend Public school his contribution to aids awareness was remembered monday night with a Candle Light Vigil on Monument Circle in downtown Indianapolis at tended by about 50 people a funeral was planned for wednesday and was Likely to be attended by Michael Jackson who had befriended White and other celebrities White died sunday at Riley Hospital for children in Indianapolis 10 Days after he was admitted with an aids Ryan White related respiratory infection he was diagnosed with acquired immune deficiency syndrome 5v2 years ago hav ing contracted the disease from blood products to treat his Haemophilia White is credited with fur Thering understanding of the disease its devastating effects and the rights of its sufferers editors note cards to the White family can be sent to Box 40 Noblesville ind courthouse employees raise and Indiana flags to half staff monday morning due to Ryan Whites death Tribune photo by Brian Reynolds school Board hears computer proposals Bykari Kinkade Tribune staff writer a three hour informational meeting on a proposed million computer system Purchase for Kok Mocenter schools was just that informational Kok Mocenter school Board members listened to various presentations on the possibility of purchasing such a system initially offered by Jos tens learning corp of Phoenix Ariz however they did not make any motion with regards to such a Purchase at the special monday night meeting superintendent Larry Homer was the first to present a report on the proposed Purchase discussing the status of the capital projects fund and How such a project would affect the tentative expenditures Over the next two to three years according to Horner major renovations and additions planned in the next few years will draw heavily on available capital projects funding he cited the planned additions to Kokomo High school South Campus and the Kokomo area career Center by 1994 that could total million those renovations will command much of the future funding and will Transfer about 70 percent of funds to debt service he said major renovations at Bon air school Are also a priority that must be considered Horner said also the corporation is consider ing the possibility of moving the ninth Grade students from the downtown Campus to the South Campus to accommodate the room Larry Horner shortage that it is currently fac ing this Type of move would also put a Drain on existing funds if the school corporation were to Purchase a computer system of this size Horner said a major por Tion of the Cost would Likely be covered by million in unencumbered funds from 19881990 capital projects funds an additional has already been allocated for three Pilot schools in the corporation to Purchase com Puter equipment for the remaining of the offer Horner cited two Possi ble options the first is to give the elementary and High schools priority and not Purchase computers for the Middle schools this would cover the difference Horner said the second option is to look at the tentative 1991 capital projects fund allocations and move a por Tion of what would have been spent at Bon air school during the first year of its two year renova Tion to the second year if the school corporation does make the Purchase Upkeep of the system would be about each year this too must be Horner said information on Pilot programs and a presentation by Jos tens was also Given at the meeting attended by approximately 90 people As far As the system being offered everybody at the meeting seemed to be in agreement the Jos tens offer was More than Ade quate the proposal is top said Alan Cox vice principal at the downtown Campus and one of the Best you will see we wanted a system that builds students self esteem and we wanted a system that would be accountable this one is we Are convinced that this system is Good and we think this is something the school corporation should go said an unidentified representative from Bon air school if such a system is to be online by the fall semester a proposal and Board action will have to take place at one of the next two Board meetings said Community relations officer Steve Alley Horner said such a proposal could be ready by the april 23 meeting commissioners preparing list of potential jail Sites Bidav Wiethop Tribune staff writer the Howard county Board of commissioners said monday it is preparing a list of potential jail Sites for the county Council to consider but the Threeman panel is mum about those locations were not ready to reveal those said Board president James Shearer monday the Sites Are Shearer hinted and include some Farmland and some Industrial areas he also said the county officials May have to consider having two places with one for the new jail and one for the pro posed juvenile detention Center we would prefer one said commissioner Jerry Elliott Shearer also said the commissioners Are not highly interested in some of the Sites they will pro pose to the Council however they will submit a list to the Council to quicken the negotiation process the Sites will be part of a Resolution the Council will examine during their april 24 meeting the commissioners have still not ruled out putting the new jail on the current jail property at 623 s Berkley Road Shearer and other commissioners said the Uptown site at the intersection of main Buckeye and Superior streets is still in the running As Well since the beginning of the year the county Council has ruled out a plot of land near Wallace school and a portion near the Urbandale and Orleans Southwest subdivisions residents of those areas protested saying a jail does not belong in a residential area and would pose safety problems and lower property values the commissioners said they Are planning to have More than one plot of land in their Resolution to the Council because they Are concerned with the amount of time taken on this Issue according to an architects study the county officials should have selected a site in february to have a late 1991 completion pm Ford Bosses made million Detroit a the chairmen of general motors corp and Ford motor co took Sharp pay cuts in 1989 during an Auto Industry slump but still received More than million Between them the companies said monday Ford chairman Donald Petersen received Mil lion in salary bonuses and Stock options last year Down from million in 1988 the no 2 automaker said in its annual proxy statement pm chairman Roger Smith was paid million Down from million the previous year the proxy for the worlds largest automaker revealed the Auto Industry has real and pressing problems but the companies signal Only arrogance and business usual attitudes through these excessive payments to senior Law president Owen Bieber and the unions pm and Ford depart ment Heads said in a statement on the Light Side Bismarck apron Haugens View of partisan politics is pretty flexible so he served As a Delegate to both the Republican and democratic state conventions Over the weekend i didst really know what party i liked so i thought id go to both conventions and the 29year old Northwood Farmer said sunday from the floor of the democratic convention Haugen was a bit embarrassed when reporters noticed him at both conventions is it illegal he asked i dont want any he said he attended the democratic convention in legislative District 19 a Republican stronghold run our District if you can crawl through the door youre a he said of the democrats the District was allowed to Send 23 delegates to the state convention but could Muster Only eight he noted he didst attend the republicans District Conven Tion but was selected As a Delegate to the state meeting any Way he said Republican state rep Dagne Olsen of Larimore said District 19 republicans we rent aware Haugen also would be a Dele Gate to the democrats convention tip for the Day Washington Parent teach ers association will meet at tonight in the school Library All patrons Are invited tonight meeting will finalize the Spring program and the Arbor Day program there also will be discussion on school purchases also at tonight there will be science night for the third and fourth graders in the cafeteria information markets for 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