Starting with my Aug. 12, 2015 column, “Enter the GOP clown car,” 64 of my last 114 weekly columns have mentioned Donald Trump. Since then, basically every other one has circled back to the same subject. In that first column I mentioned, I was chronicling the Aug. 6, 2015 initial Republican …


Once upon a time, we Americans held shared values of being the good guy, of helping the underdog, of basic manners and civility, and with the understanding that we live and participate in an incredibly blessed country.

On March 21, 2018, Gov. Eric Holcomb signed into law Senate Enrolled Act 392. It guarantees every Hoosier can obtain electronic records — like Word documents and Excel spreadsheets — in the same format from state and local governments with no copying fees.

The 2016 general election perfectly shows why early voting is not only popular, but necessary. Howard County cottoned to the concept quite well.


The debate on trade and automation was on prime display during the Democratic presidential debate last week. There is a lot packed into this discussion, from trade policy and taxation of capital to the role of place-based economic development efforts and the design of pre-K, high school and …

In January of this year, I announced that I would not seek a fourth term as mayor of Kokomo. I felt, and still do feel, that our city needs a leader who will bring fresh ideas, without all of the personal and political baggage of long-time politicians.

Throughout our lives, there is one person you should work to best, and that person is you. Consider yourself your biggest competition.

Dog’s best friend has died. Indianapolis Veterinarian Gary Sampson, for almost 20 years, helped pet owners all over the tri-state area deal with miscreant dogs and cats that frustrated, baffled and even terrorized their owners. Veterinarians who were either stumped by a particular problem or…


Susan Burns and Emily Koors raise a Cheer for the volunteers, sponsors and players who supported another successful Western Buddy Bags-RUMC fundraiser:

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