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OPINION June 29, 2015

North side development
In a few weeks, a new retail store will open in Geneva Township. It's the first substantial retail development in that area of Jennings County in many, many years.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Symbol of hate
The Confederate flag belongs in a museum, not on top of or next to a state capitol building, or any other public building for that matter.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015

'... and the living is easy'
While it is hard to believe, another school year is over in Jennings County. The once-traditional period of three months' summer vacation has been reduced to barely 2-1/2 months, but it is still a nice long recess for students and teachers.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Informing NV's electorate
The North Vernon mayoral race can only get more interesting from now until November. The two candidates, Mike Ochs on the Republican side and Matt Hurley of the Democratic Party, made their first major speeches of the campaign in the last couple of weeks. If their words are any indication, it should be a rousing next five months.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Gay marriage, gender identity and the future of religious dissent
Even LGBT activists were surprised by the margin of victory recently when 62 percent of Irish voters approved a referendum legalizing same-sex marriage - making Ireland the first country in the world to do so by popular vote.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

The gloves come off
The North Vernon mayoral race is heating up after Mike Ochs threw down the gauntlet in vigorous fashion last week.
Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Summers and free movies
Every summer since 2005, the Park Theatre Civic Center, with the help of dozens of sponsors, give a weekly gift to the young and young at heart in the North Vernon community.
Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Fixing Country Squire
For years, decades even, Country Squire Lakes has been a festering wound - actually, more like a cancer - on Jennings County. At long last, a significant effort will soon begin to try to heal and turn around CSL.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Dismal primary turnout
Dismal. There is no other word to describe the disturbingly low voter turnout in last week's North Vernon city primary election. Only 726, a paltry 15.1 percent, of the city's 4,816 registered voters made it to the polls or voted absentee.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Fire academy champion
When it comes to the true meat-and-potatoes issues, State Rep. Randy Frye (R-Greensburg) has again proved his merit. He often makes ill-conceived votes on controversial measures regarding social issues, but the three-term lawmaker, who represents the eastern half of Jennings County, can be spot-on when it comes to legislation of real importance to his district and state.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

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