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A river, about 360 km (225 mi) long, rising in northeast Indiana and flowing generally southwest to the Wabash River. Gen. William Henry Harrison defeated the Shawnee in the Battle of Tippecanoe (1811).


(ˌtɪp i kəˈnu)

a river in N Indiana, flowing SW to the Wabash. 200 mi. (320 km) long.
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Established in 2000 and headquartered in Lafayette, Indiana, Lafayette Community Bancorp, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Lafayette Community Bank, serves Tippecanoe County, Indiana with four full-service banking locations.
The proposed location is the only place in Tippecanoe County where the desired resources are available, and the operation would generate $80,000 to $100,000 in tax revenue each year.
His enthusiasm and experience in sales, mortgages, and customer service will be instrumental in helping us deliver strategic lending solutions to residents of Lafayette, Tippecanoe, and Carroll counties.
Lafayette Savings Bank owns five banking centers in Tippecanoe County.
The state and federal agencies that forced the closure and containment of contaminated materials at the Tippecanoe Sanitary Landfill are now assessing the feasibility of allowing public use of the property just north of Lafayette.
Its wholly-owned unit, Lafayette Savings Bank, is considered to be the biggest bank in Lafayette, Indiana, with five bank branches in Tippecanoe County, the buyer said.
They include the Jamestown Massacre, the Battles of Lexington and Concord, the Battle of Tippecanoe, the Battle of the Alamo, the Battle of Gettysburg, the Atlanta Campaign, the Battle of Wounded Knee, the attack on Pearl Harbor, the Battle of Midway, the invasion of Normandy, the Battle of the Bulge, the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings, the Tet Offensive, Operation Desert Storm, and Operation Enduring Freedom.
Angler Insights--The Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR) worked hard to build topnotch fisheries in the state, notably lakes Tippecanoe and Webster in the northeast corner.
However, the Lafayette Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which includes Tippecanoe, Benton and Carroll counties, seems relatively sheltered from the national lethargy with its continued slow and steady growth.
The Gods of Prophetstown: The Battle of Tippecanoe and the Holy War for the American Frontier.
Joanne Troutner: Director of media/ technology, Tippecanoe School Corp, and owner, Creative Computer Enterprises, Lafayette, IN.