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After the Grand Junction Derby race, Janus Developmental Services, Inc. invites you to partake in their fall fundraiser - Janus at the Junction! The Grand Junction Derby is proud to work with Janus Developmental Services to provide a fun evening for everyone on October 1! Visit their page to find out more about the activities at Janus at the Junction. ... See moreSee less

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We're so grateful to have incredible sponsors for the Grand Junction Derby on October 1! We want to give a shout out to North Ridge Construction, Humane Society for Hamilton County (Indiana), Church Brothers Collision Repair, Vision One Real Estate, BrightView, Paddack's Wrecker & Heavy Transport, Growing Grins Pediatric Dentistry, United Consulting, Centier Bank and Frontier Communications. ... See moreSee less

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At the north entrance to Asa Bales Park on Hoover Street, you will find the Rhodes Family Historic Marker, telling one of Westfield's historic stories. In 1837, an enslaved family of three escaped from Missouri and after their escape they took the name "Rhodes." They settled six miles north of Westfield, but in 1844 their former owner, Singleton Vaughn, arrived to claim them. They resisted and Vaughn agreed to take the family to trial in Noblesville. En route, a crowd stopped Vaughn demanding they be taken to Westfield. The driver of the wagon sped to Westfield and the family escaped before they reached town. The jury ended up finding the Rhodes family not guilty, since they had been freed when a previous owner moved them to Illinois, a free state. Now you know some history behind the Rhodes Family Historic Marker! ... See moreSee less

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