|Wed, Jul 09, 2014 11:00 PM
3 arrested in triple shooting near PaoliAn early afternoon shooting north of Paoli last week resulted in the death of two men and left another man injured. All three of the victims are from Paoli....more >>
It was a topsy-turvy three days in Indiana last week as a federal judge declared the state's ban on same-sex marriages unconstitutional on Wednesday only to have the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals approve an emergency stay request Friday evening....more >>
Everyday life focus of battle anniversary weekendWhile an actual battle re-enactment will not take place, there will still be plenty of booms and bangs for visitors to appreciate next weekend for the 151st anniversary of the Battle of Corydon....more >>
Two people were killed in separate crashes recently in Harrison County....more >>
A farmboy who grew up to start his own business, Eckart Supply Co., that has expanded to include other locations died Saturday morning. Everett R. Eckart of Corydon was 94....more >>
Marcia Dodge recently became the first representative of Harrison County elected to serve as an officeholder at the state level of the Indiana Extension Homemakers Association. That office just happens to be at the top, as president. (Harrison Countian Shirley Perry previously served as IEHA president but was representing a Washington County Homemakers club.)...more >>
The Lanesville Community School Corp. Board of Trustees discussed two policies and heard thoughts from principals about ISTEP test results at last month's meeting at the Carl Uesseler Corporation Office....more >>
A signing for Deborah Aubrey-Peyron's latest book will take place Saturday, July 12, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Harrison County Public Library in Corydon....more >>
Six different divisions were brought in for the Lucas Oil Pro Pulling Midwest Region during the weekend at the Harrison County Fairgrounds in Corydon....more >>
Most of the time, if you have to have stitches for a cut or some kind of injury, it's not the best of times. For Brad Keselowski, however, he didn't let a few stitches from a broken champaign bottle bother him as he entered Bluegrass Hall at Kentucky Speedway Saturday night. He came into the press conference room all smiles after winning the Sprint Cup Quaker State 400 a few minutes before....more >>
I'm not sure there could have been a better way to put the 2013-14 high school sports season to rest than the drama that unfolded at the boys' golf state tournament....more >>
My OpinionThere were a whole litany of adjectives people on the street were using recently to describe their feelings about the 27-year-old English woman who claimed to have a terminal medical condition and received money raised from fundraisers that were supposed to benefit her medical and burial costs....more >>
Community conversationsThis morning a big, threatening, flying insect invaded our cabin in the woods. When I say big, I really mean a huge critter in the insect world....more >>
A hope noteThree memories come to me when I think about Independence Day. The first two you would expect from an old history buff.
The 1776 Declaration of Independence seemed foolish, if not crazy, to most of the ...more A hope noteRobert graduated from high school at the top of his class and won a scholarship to Dartmouth. Bored, disappointed and missing Elinor White, his fiancé and high school co-valedictorian who had enrolled ...more A hope noteThis is the true tale of two mothers and two sons.
For this mother’s son, school was from the beginning a disaster. However hard he tried, reading, writing and arithmetic were unfathomable mysteries ...more A hope noteThis is the true tale of two fathers and two children.
I once worked with a highly moral, highly successful woman who, for more than 30 years, had sought her father’s approval. He had never molested ...more A hope noteHe was adopted when he was 6 weeks old. At age 2, he came down with a mysterious mal-absorption syndrome that caused him to stop growing for several years.
Scott Hamilton’s life took a turn for ...more A hope note "Hope is rooted in the spirit" —Mark Hertsgaard
The ground was so saturated from rain that, when I pulled on the dandelion plant, the entire taproot slid out. The slender white root was 11 inches ...more A hope noteThere are two song titles I hope you have in — or will add to — your repertoire.
One is the theme song from the hit Disney movie "Frozen." My granddaughter and I saw the first showing of it ...more A hope note "Success is counted sweetest for those who ne’er succeed." —Emily Dickinson
Did Alexander the Great really sit down and cry because he had no more worlds to conquer? We will never know for ...more |