The General Lew Wallace Study & Museum has announced the music… Read more
All four local tennis teams have had success in recent years. With … Read more
SHERIDAN – Crawfordsville got a look at the football team against … Read more
Betty Jane Ratcliff of Crawfordsville passed away Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019, at the age of 76 after a brief illness. She was surrounded by her loving family during the last days of her life.
Marjorie D. Anderson, 91, formerly of Darlington, died Saturday night, Aug. 17, 2019, at Rosewalk Village, West Lafayette. Arrangements are pending at Burkhart Funeral Home, Crawfordsville.
Margaret L. (Fairchild) Hinton-Herrick, 95, formerly of Newtown and who had been residing in Lafayette, passed away at 7:25 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, in her apartment in the Five Star Residences, Lafayette, with family at her side.
INDIANAPOLIS — “Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!”
Ah, yes, you speak of a recent Pew Research Center survey that found 46% of adult social media users say they feel worn out by political posts and discussions they see on social media — a share that “has risen 9 percentage points since the summer of 2016, when the Center last asked this question.’”
Democracy’s premise is that ordinary citizens can make solid decisions on complex issues. But this basic principle and the structure of laws and practices erected over the centuries to safeguard it are being questioned as rarely before.
“Rooted in the belief that our democracy is enhanced by a diversity of voices, the League of Women Voters believes that a path to citizenship or provisions for unauthorized immigrants already living in the U.S. to earn legal status, will strengthen our nation and society.” This statement, fr…
When I heard that South Bend Mayor and presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg had taught himself Norwegian just to read more books by an author he enjoyed, my immediate reaction was to join with other conservatives in hurling a wicked retort.
The City of Crawfordsville currently bans the use of tobacco products in its buildings, vehicles and shelters houses at Milligan Park. A proposal before the city council would expand the ban to city parks and would add vaping products to the banned substances. What do you think of this measure?