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Column: A question of character

Commentary by Rev. Michael VandenBerg As I write this column, we are but a day away from the political primaries. The question that continually comes to mind is, “Where is the character factor in...

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HSE referendum approved by voters

By Sam Elliott The Hamilton Southeastern School District’s tax referendum was overwhelmingly approved by area voters May 3 as the measure was passed with 71.42 percent of the vote. The district saw 23,380 votes...

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Hamilton County 2016 Primary Election

With results steadily coming in, there are currently 217 of 217 precincts reporting. An asterisk (*) signifies a seat’s incumbent. President of the United States Republican Ted Cruz – 38.77 percent John Kasich –...

Market District’s Jason Riley presented a gift card to St. Simon the Apostle seventh and eighth grade teacher Craig Gibson and brought a pizza party to the class after Gibson was nominated for Teacher of the Month by student Jackie Gantz.

Gibson wins Teacher of the Month

St. Simon the Apostle seventh and eighth grade teacher Craig Gibson was named the Market District Teacher of the Month for April after being nominated by student Jackie Gantz. As a reward, Jackie earned...

Plants from the HSEHS greenhouse, including the nasturtiums and broccoli in the foreground, are available for sale beginning April 30.

Plants available from HSEHS greenhouse

By Sam Elliott A Hamilton Southeastern High School tradition returns beginning April 30 as students and Master Gardener volunteers working with Thomas Younts’ agriculture class will be selling the plants they’ve been growing in...

The Mudsock Quilters Guild’s annual tag sale returns to the Fishers United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall May 14.

Quilters preparing for annual tag sale

Members of the Mudsock Quilters Guild have been collecting sewing and craft related items all year in anticipation of their annual tag sale, where items will be sold at extremely low prices. The sale...

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Column: Heart attack: The right place

Commentary by Rev. Michael VandenBerg At 10:30 a.m. April 11, I suffered a very severe heart attack. In God’s gracious care, this person who rarely goes to the hospital asked to go get checked...

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Column: Changing perspective

Have you ever met anyone who turned a perspective you had in life upside down? When I was a teenager, my parents took me to hear a man speak by the name of Richard...

Local voter Brian Holzhausen and his son, Hans, pose for a photo with Republican Vice President candidate Carly Fiorina May 2 in Fortville.

Fiorina visits Fishers, Fortville

By Sam Elliott One day ahead of Indiana’s May 3 primary election, Republican Vice President candidate Carly Fiorina and Heidi Cruz, the wife of Republican Presidential candidate Ted Cruz, made campaign stops in Fishers...