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We will be going into the voting booth in just a few days to choose the candidates that are stepping up to serve us in public offices. Since voting for our government leaders is one of the most … more
My wife and I are members of the very nice Indian Creek Cemetery and I would like to alert families of their loved and cherished sites; that theft is occuring. Our site was invaded by theft recently … more
I agree with Mayor Todd Barton that much is at stake in this election for Union Township Trustee, especially in the area of fire and EMS protection for all of Union Township. And I also strongly urge … more
So, let me get this straight. I continue to read where the United States is sending billions of dollars-worth of military equipment, supplies, food etc. to the Ukraine. I also read where the Russians … more

Union Township lies in the center, most populated area of our county, and includes key businesses, industries, and residential areas. While townships have several key responsibilities, none are more … more
The 2022 primary election is upon us. You will have the opportunity to cast your vote for Union Township Trustee. There will be two choices, and both are good people living in our community. The … more
One might wonder: what could possibly bring a 30-year-old woman from Belgium to Crawfordsville? I cannot say that I came to study at Wabash College. Though, I would probably have enjoyed it as a … more
Voters have two choices for Montgomery County Auditor in the 2022 Republican Primary, and both candidates are good people serving in Montgomery County government.  The county auditor, among … more
In these times we hear so many negative things. I had a positive experience this weekend. Sunday I was at a local restaurant when I witnessed the most heart-warming event. There was an elder … more

The front page news in the Journal Review on March 22 has motivated me to write this letter. We hear a great deal about supporting local businesses. And yet our county government chose to go out of … more
As a young Crawfordsville native, I’m excited by the $290 million expansion of Nucor’s Crawfordsville plant. It represents a win for our state and nation — and in two … more
I am endorsing Greg Rutledge for Montgomery County Council. Greg and his wife Jenny have been Montgomery County residents for 30 years. He is employed by Nucor Steel as a team leader. Greg presently … more
I write with concerns about Leo Morris’s column (March 30) opposing Governor Holcomb’s vetoing of the Indiana legislature’s discriminatory bill (House Bill 1041). The bill bans … more
County elections are coming up soon. While every office is important, as a member of the county council I want to bring your attention to the election for county auditor. Our current auditor, … more

  This is a letter of support for Mindy Byers for Montgomery County Auditor. In the eight years serving as a county councilman, I have witnessed Mindy’s dedication to the … more
The Senate just passed a bill to put Daylight Savings time in effect year round. I don’t think I’m the only person who thought things were just fine in Indiana when we didn’t … more
I believe every American citizen age 18 and older should have the right to vote and I believe every Hoosier adult should have the same right. I also believe to ensure the integrity of any election … more
Agriculture is a critical component of Indiana’s and our country’s economy, not to mention our daily life. But as most farmers and ranchers will tell you, it’s a tough … more
Thank you to everyone that worked during last week’s snow storm. We had a heavy snowfall in the county that created many challenges for the snow plow drivers and emergency responders. The … more

In recent months there has been a disturbing criticism of the police in many cities. We are so grateful for the police force in Crawfordsville who work diligently to maintain law and order here. … more
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