The uproar over former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton use of a private email account while in that position is obviously being blown way out of proportion by many. It is another sad example of how blindly vicious politics can be. Wednesday, March 11, 2015
To many in Jennings County, this has felt like the winter that will never end. To many pupils, students, teachers and school staff in Jennings County, it will feel like the school year that will never end.
Angry constituents vehemently voiced their disappointment a couple of weeks ago to the two members of the Indiana House of Representatives who represent Jennings County. The occasion was a public forum in North Vernon. It was one of the largest crowds to attend any of the regular sessions of the Jennings County Chamber of Commerce's annual Third House series.
Just when many in the Jennings County area thought we were going to escape the brunt of Old Man Winter this year - wham! - Mother Nature is dealing us a viciously cold and snowy blow this week. The result has been snow-covered roads, slide-offs and traffic accidents (thankfully mostly minor around here), closed schools, frozen water pipes, a big downturn in business for area retailers and other undesirable effects. Wednesday, February 18, 2015
The municipal election cycle has officially begun in North Vernon and voters in the city should pay close attention. They will have plenty of choices to make at the polls, first in May and then in November. Wednesday, February 11, 2015