During America’s Civil War, this Union prisoner escaped from Rebel prisons not once, not twice, but three times. He went on to become sheriff of Madison County.
This week, Indiana lawmakers will very likely approve legislative maps for Congress and those for the Indiana House and Senate. Critics say the maps were not drawn to create competitive races, but instead, the districts were gerrymandered for Republicans to keep their overwhelming majorities in the legislature. I will have to respectfully disagree with my friends and colleagues.
The Indiana House added a proposed Senate redistricting map to the bill that already included propos d House and congressional maps on a mostly partisan vote Wednesday. The Senate map was introduced just a day before being placed in HB 1581 without public testimony.
Two weeks into the longest NFL regular season in history, there are very few solid answers around the league. But some interesting questions have been raised.
What is a little girl worth? That is the question Olympic champion Simone Biles, along with three other female gymnasts, asked at a Senate Judiciary hearing last week. The purpose of the hearing was to allow U.S. senators to hear these elite athletes tell their stories of repeated molestation by one Dr. Larry Nassar.
Congressional Democrats face a pretty simple choice. They can find a way to compromise on a budget reconciliation measure, or they can walk away empty-handed.
I’d like to provide an update on some technology I’ve been wrestling with. I haven’t made any headway with my computer, my iPhone or my iPad, but I have done really well with the state-of-the-art toaster I bought several years ago.
Some of the lesser known of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources properties are the Wetland Conversation areas. They are scattered across the state with most, as can be expected, in the northern one third of Indiana where most of our Hoosier wetlands are located.
The ancient Romans had a myth they revered. It concerned the patrician farmer turned general, Cincinnatus. In a time of extreme threat, the Romans offered Cincinnatus absolute power.
For months, the federal government and many state and local governments have worked tirelessly to educate the public about the safety, effectiveness and free availability of the COVID-19 vaccines. Still, tens of millions ignore the science and the facts.
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James W. Turner Sr., age 90, Logansport, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021, at WoodBridge Health Campus. Coach Turner was born March 30, 1931, in Danville, Illinois. Arrangements are pending at Kroeger Funeral Home.
Judy Palmer, 69, of Logansport, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021, at Chase Center in Logansport. Gundrum Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of arrangements. For a full obituary, see www.gundrumcares.com.
Kitchel, Clifton “Jay,” 78, of Logansport, a celebration of Jay’s life will take place at 8 p.m. today in Fisher Funeral Chapel. Jay’s brother, Mike, will officiate at the service. Burial, in Ever Rest Memorial Park, will take place at a later date. Family and friends are invited to gather f…
Kniesly, Virginia Barnes “Ginna,” 99, Logansport, a memorial service is planned for 11 a.m. today at St. James Lutheran Church, 430 Ninth St., Logansport. Pastor K. C. Dehning will officiate. A reception will follow in the church’s Fellowship Hall.