Greg Fletcher is bundled up against the cold as he uses a snowblower to clear a sidewalk on O&M Avenue in uptown North Vernon Friday afternoon.—Staff Photo by Bryce Mayer
A wintry blast of ice, snow and subfreezing temperatures forced postponements and cancellations of everything from school to concerts to sporting events to church services over the last four days in Jennings County.
The Area Plan Commission of Jennings County has petitioned the court to have what was once considered among the most beautiful homes in Jennings County either torn down or to order repair of the structure to bring it into compliance with local building codes.
This week's Pets of the Week at the JC Animal Control Shelter are two cuddly critters who are ready to become a part of your home.
It is no surprise that Judy Mullikin prevailed in the sixth annual Jennings County Potato Soup Cook-Off contest.
The Jennings County Players will present "A Chirstmas Carol" on Dec. 13, 14 and 15 at the Park Theatre Civic Centre.
Because the upcoming Christmas and New Year's holidays are on Wednesday, normally when the Plain Dealer is printed, the publication dates have been altered for four upcoming editions of The Sun and Plain Dealer.
The Jennings County High School varsity wrestling team opened their season over the weekend and, after battling ice and snow, returned home as the repeat champions of the New Castle Duals. It wasn't an easy route for the Panthers as they faced some of the best programs in the state including Indianapolis Roncalli, New Castle, Jay County and Connersville. In addition, the Panthers defeated Indianapolis Shortridge to claim the title.