One of the many wonderful things about the people in Kokomo is their generosity, particularly from church-goers throughout the community.
Howard County election officials must be more open if voting issues, like the discovery of 1,148 unopened ballots in the November 2018 election, arise in the Nov. 5 municipal election.
When more of Robert Mueller's report is made public, will the majority of Americans share the attorney general's opinion there isn't sufficient evidence the president acted to obstruct the Russia investigation?
When true stories are called “fake news,” and when our president calls the free press “the enemy of the American people,” you know it’s time to stand up for open government.
When the news first came out that more than 1,100 ballots from November’s general election were discovered in late January inside a courthouse storage cabinet, it certainly raised a lot of concerns.
Indiana is one of just five states without a law stipulating that the motivation of hatred is an aggravating factor in the commission of a crime and that courts can levy harsher penalties in such cases.
It could’ve been a concerned citizen. It could’ve been someone looking for a laugh. Little information was available concerning a would-be animal rescue in the tiny town of Center.
THE ISSUE: Drivers ignoring stop arms on school buses has been a problem for years and continues to frustrate school and law enforcement officials.
Think of the faces routinely seen on the front lines of community litter cleanups, school sports banquets, candidate forums, church meetings, farmers' markets, downtown festivals and food kitchens.
If you have enrolled in Howard County’s Citizen Alert System and receive weather warnings directly from the National Weather Service, you can expect a couple of text messages in March.
Indiana had restricted Sunday alcohol sales since becoming a state in 1816. The passage of the 21st Amendment in 1933 overturned Prohibition, but Indiana retained a ban on Sunday sales of alcohol.
Six-year-old Eden Hoppes always wanted to be a Cub Scout. She attended meetings since she was 4-years-old and wanted to do things that Brownies and Girl Scouts don’t do, things like shooting BB guns, shooting archery and tying knots.
Are you at all concerned that you will be turned away at the voting booth Nov. 6 due to a lack of identification? In Indiana, voters are required to provide an Indiana driver license, Indiana photo ID card, military ID or U.S. passport at the polls.
Consider making a donation to the United Way of Howard County's annual campaign, which kicks off Sept. 7. It isn’t a big government bureaucracy; it’s people helping each other.
This Week's Circulars
- Waves of controversy at Kokomo Beach
- Two shootings overnight in Kokomo
- High-tech medical company moving into Miami Co. shell building
- KPD sued by father of 15-year-old killed in 2018 pursuit
- Logansport woman charged with drunk driving in fatal Asher crash
- 4th shooting incident in 3 days
- Investigators: Peru woman ran Medicaid scheme through transportation company
- Police investigating west side armed robbery
- Tipton's Street Artist: Tri-Central graduate at forefront of town's public-art movement
- Police: 91-year-old hits own house, then backs into neighbor' house