Battle Creek http://wmuk.org en A 'Theater on Wheels' Rolls Tuskegee Airmen Exhibit into Battle Creek http://wmuk.org/post/theater-wheels-rolls-tuskegee-airmen-exhibit-battle-creek <p></p><p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Tuskegee Airmen have been the subject of movies on the small and big screens, but still not everyone knows their importance to America.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:07:28 +0000 Earlene McMichael 13631 at http://wmuk.org A 'Theater on Wheels' Rolls Tuskegee Airmen Exhibit into Battle Creek Federal Center Housed Famous Americans as Army Hospital, Sanitarium http://wmuk.org/post/federal-center-housed-famous-americans-army-hospital-sanitarium <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span><a href="http://www.gsa.gov/portal/ext/html/site/hb/category/25431/actionParameter/exploreByBuilding/buildingId/787" style="line-height: 1.5;">Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> building in Battle Creek is mainly serves as offices for the Defense Logistics Agency which provides supplies and services to U.S. military forces.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The building has a colorful history and is on the National and State Register of Historic Places.</span></p><p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 17:29:47 +0000 Nancy Camden 13040 at http://wmuk.org Federal Center Housed Famous Americans as Army Hospital, Sanitarium Two in Battle Creek Police On Leave Pending Investigation http://wmuk.org/post/two-battle-creek-police-leave-pending-investigation <p>The City of Battle Creek has placed its police Deputy Chief and Police Inspector on “paid administrative leave” while it investigates their conduct, officials announced Friday.</p><p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 20:18:20 +0000 Sehvilla Mann 12790 at http://wmuk.org Two in Battle Creek Police On Leave Pending Investigation New interim police chief in BC http://wmuk.org/post/new-interim-police-chief-bc <p>The City of Battle Creek has a new interim police chief. The city announced Tuesday that Detective Jim Blocker will take over the department following former chief Jackie Hampton's retirement last month. Deputy Battle Creek Police Chief Jim Saylor has initially been picked to replace Hampton while the search for a permanent chief was underway way. But Saylor and city officials later agreed that he should step aside because he was considering jobs in other cities.</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 19:11:38 +0000 Andrew Robins 12562 at http://wmuk.org New interim police chief in BC Battle Creek City Manager Resigns, Questions Remain http://wmuk.org/post/battle-creek-city-manager-resigns-questions-remain <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.battlecreekenquirer.com/article/20140205/NEWS01/302050010/Amid-philosophy-differences-Tsuchiyama-steps-down">Battle Creek Enquirer</a> reporter Jennifer Bowman says City Manager Ken Tsuchiyama's resignation did not come as a surprise.</p><p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 14:22:02 +0000 Gordon Evans 12166 at http://wmuk.org Battle Creek City Manager Resigns, Questions Remain