Spring is the rainy season in Jennings County, but heavy rains can and do hit in any season in this area.
That means roadways that can be flooded and impassable, leading to water rescues - often many water rescues. While most of these are in the Weston Bottoms area in southern Spencer and western Lovett townships, many other spots in the county are prone to roadway flooding. Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Charles Byron Harmon died at age 94 recently (March 19).
A few years ago Marty Pieratt, one of my outstanding tennis players at Jennings County High School, had written a book about Chuck Harmon entitled "The First Black Red." (Harmon played major league baseball for the Cincinnati Reds, St. Louis Cardinals and Philadelphia Phillies from 1954 to 1957.) Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Earth Day is Monday, April 22, marking a half century of promoting environmental awareneess and calling for protection of our planet. But are we making a difference? Can we do more than reduce, reuse and recycle?