For Safety and Community
(Local News ~ 09/03/19)
In the spirit of supporting crucial emergency personnel, Walmart recently donated $1,000 to Putnam Countyís Community Emergency Response Team (CERT).
Janet Sue Staley
(Obituary ~ 09/03/19)
Janet Sue Staley, 74, of Greencastle, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Sept. 2, 2019. Janet was born on Nov. 30, 1944 to John and Rose Bombei, in Indianapolis. She was raised on the Holbrook Dairy Farm in Amo. She was a 1962 graduate of Amo High School, then was employed at Larue D. Carter Memorial Hospital in Indianapolis...
Thereís cause for both concern and optimism for democracy
(Column ~ 09/03/19)
Sometimes, you wonder if the world is doomed to descend into autocracy. Certainly, thatís what the coverage of the past few years suggests. We read about the nations that are already there, like China and Russia, of course, and Saudi Arabia and Iran. Or about countries like Hungary, Turkey and Poland that are nominally democratic but have been trending less so...