February 21, 2018 RSS feed / Community

Area elementary schools to compete in Indiana Academic M.A.T.H. Bowl contest

Approximately 8,700 students in grades 4, 5, and 6 from around the state are preparing for the 22nd annual Math Academic Teams for Hoosiers competition which will take place at 55 sites on Thursday evening, Feb. 22. More...

Malaise

Meandering Melodies

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Town Hall style meeting set

Delphi City Council member Dale Seward will hold February Town Hall style meetings at the Blimpie Restaurant on Main St. Feb. 21 at 6:30 p.m. and again Feb. 24 at 9 a.m. A third February meeting will be Feb. 27 at 9 a.m.  More...

Beaver completes basic training

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I CAN. WE WILL.

“I Can. We Will.”   More...

New documentary uncovers the hidden wildness of Indiana

Wildcat Creek is included in the documentary

A new documentary from WTIU Public Television takes viewers on a statewide tour of Indiana’s wild and natural landscapes and reveals their little-known connections to the Indiana of 200 years ago. More...

Spreading kindness

Carroll Junior High students, who belong to the student leadership organization FCCLA (Future Career and Community Leaders of America), went twice this winter to St. More...

Grants available to cultivate Indiana’s specialty crop sector

The Indiana State Department of Agriculture (ISDA) is now accepting proposals for projects designed to enhance the competitiveness of Indiana’s specialty crops, which include fruits, vegetables, tree nuts, dried fruits, horticulture and nursery More...

Announcements

Registration is under way for the annual BACKPACK DASH 5K RUN/WALK set for May 12 at 8 a.m. in Rossville. There will be awards, door prizes and a hot breakfast following the race. More...

Hedde announces candidacy

Tom Hedde of Flora is running for Indiana State Representative District 38 on the Democratic May Primary ballot .  Campaigning started in the spring of 2017 when Hedde began traveling throughout the 38th district and the state, listening and le More...

HOOSIER HOME COOKIN’

Last week I shared some recipes as I cook, sauté and bake my way through an old public television cookbook. More...

Meetings

Wednesday Forum   Members of Wednesday Forum met recently for lunch at the West Side Diner in Logansport. More...

If you want to stay healthy, don’t forget your teeth

Thinking About Health

When people think about health issues, they often don’t think about their teeth. Dental health is rarely considered a priority, especially among those in rural areas where dental health care providers are not always easily accessible.   More...

Carroll qualifies two more teams for state robotics championship

Four robotics teams from Carroll Elementary competed Feb. 3 in a 32-team tournament held at Maconaquah Elementary School. All four teams competed well, according to coach Matt Benner. More...

Library

Camden   On Wednesday, Feb. 21, at 4 p.m., the library is offering a dragon-themed program. Stories, games, and crafts will be offered. A snack time will follow directly afterwards.  More...