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Jackrabbits Ready for Inaugural Home Opener in Controversial New Ballpark

Kokomo Jackrabbits LogoDespite a pending lawsuit brought by the City of Kokomo against the Indiana Department of Homeland Security to keep the agency from halting construction of their new ballpark over flood plain concerns, the first-year Kokomo Jackrabbits (Summer Collegiate, Prospect League) and their new stadium will be ready for baseball on May 30 at 7:05 p.m.  Read more and watch news report here.

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Kokomo Fights Back with Lawsuit

Kokomo Jackrabbits LogoThe City of Kokomo (IN) filed a lawsuit Monday against Indiana Department of Homeland Security Executive Director David Kane and the IDHS in an effort to seek “declarative and injunctive relief” pertaining to the IDHS’ order to stop construction on the city’s baseball stadium project.  Read more here.

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Kokomo Ballpark Saga Continues

Kokomo Jackrabbits LogoState Sen. Jim Buck (R-Kokomo) has filed emergency legislation that would allow the Indiana Department of Homeland Security to issue a cease and desist order to stop work on the new ballpark being built for the summer collegiate Kokomo Jackrabbits (Prospect League), which Buck says will allow the state to protect itself from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).  The city is opposed to Continue reading

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