As of Thursday, more than 64% of Americans 12 and over had been fully vaccinated. That’s more than 182 million people. And yet the skeptics remain.
The Indiana General Assembly is well on its way to adopting new state legislative and U.S. congressional district maps. In doing so, it will reinforce the Republican Party's dominance in state politics for another 10 years.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Republican-controlled legislatures across America have been working with haste and fervor to pass new laws they say will protect the "integrity" of their states' elections.
Osama bin Laden would be happy about where the U.S. is today, 20 years after 9/11. He wanted to force us, and Western democracies, into a multitrillion-dollar spending spree. And he sought to divide us.
Everyone has a story to share about Sept. 11, 2001. Most people can remember precisely where they were when they heard a plane had struck the first of the World Trade Center towers in New York City. Those same people can also remember the moment they realized it wasn’t simply a plane mishap. As TV screens showed a plane strike the second twin tower, we knew immediately the U.S. was under attack.
Sept. 11, 2001, has become one of those iconic days where most everyone remembers where they were and what they were doing at the time of the terrorist attacks on the U.S.
When it comes to the COVID-19 pandemic — the most lethal health sequence in Indiana history, which has claimed more than 14,000 lives — the General Assembly moved at the behest of some of the people to crimp the power of our governor.
I have been in the educational world for a long time. My professional years number 44, and, if you count the years as a student, tack on another 20. I have seen many styles of teaching and many paths to learning
This Week's Circulars
TERRE HAUTE - Dr. Lyle Eugene Hawkins, passed away September 19th, 2021 in Union Hospital. He was born in Memphis, Tennessee, on February 11, 1932, to Charles A. and Lillian Jacoby Hawkins. He was the youngest of 3 children. Lyle was an active member of Bellevue Baptist Church, Memphis, Tenn…
Ruth Ann Dowdy, 94, of Terre Haute, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, September 22, 2021 in Union Hospital. Ruth Ann was born in Clinton, on March 27, 1927 to Harry and Faye Myers Dowdy, and was raised by Harry and Ruth Ritcheson Dowdy. Ruth Ann was retired from a long career in nursing, worki…
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