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post #1 of 11 Old 09-23-2013, 06:33 PM Thread Starter
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Hi all. New to the forums.

A little about me:
Born and raised in Indiana. Married with 3 little girls. I'm a stay at home mom that raises chickens and hunts anything with a season. I like to go fishing and garden when the weather's nice. I enjoy fixing and building anything and everything. We currently have an 01 Crown Vic and a 99 F350, but I'm shopping for another 7.3 to add to the mix. I'm looking for a stock Excursion, but they are hard to come by, and the prices I'm going to end up paying the same or more for an Excursion this year than my husband paid for his truck ten years ago.
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post #2 of 11 Old 09-23-2013, 07:32 PM
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Welcome to the org. Where bouts in Indiana. I'm in Ohio but only 30 min to forty Wayne.

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I'm in Parke Co. About 70 miles west of Indianapolis. 15 miles east of the IL state line.
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I'm in Parke Co. About 70 miles west of Indianapolis. 15 miles east of the IL state line.
Sweet. Your not far from the Bad Lands then?? That's a fun place for roadin

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Probably 15 miles or so north of me. Drive by often, but never been. I'd break something for sure
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Glad to have you - to the ORG!!

A couple of places to look:
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2. Illiana Strokers - Chapter for Illinois and Indiana members - May be able to meet members around you.


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Thanks to both of you for the welcome. I'll be cruising around the forums trying to find any info I can.
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welcome to the org! you'll find everything ya need here and a little extra haha! can't wait for pics on the new ride!

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