Indiana State Route 26 runs east-west across Southern Howard County. It goes from Clinton/Howard County Line, northeast of Forest, to the Howard/Grant County Line, near West Liberty. IN St Rt 26 passes through the following towns in Howard County. Russiaville Kokomo Oakford Hemlock Phlox IN St Rt 26 is not multi-plexed in Howard County. IN St Rt 26 intersects the following highways in Howard County. Indiana State Route 931, at Howard. U.S. Rt. 31, near Kokomo. Indiana State Route 19, near Hemlock. Indiana State Route 213, near Guy.