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Prom Dress Exchange a win/win

How amazing it can be to find a prom dress for $10 and then know that the proceeds from that sale will...

Remembering Jim Harris

We are writing to thank the News-Banner, and especially Mark Miller, for the articles published on Memorial Day weekend remembering our brother...

We need a better bypass plan.

On a Facebook post about the bypass, someone recently said, “why are people afraid of new ideas?” I’m not afraid of new...

Letter to the Editor: Thank you for saving the massive oak tree

A belated thanks to Gene Donaghy for his intercession with the electric company to save the oak tree just south of Ossian....

Letters to the Editor: Some school board lessons

After attending the PTO -sponsored school board forum and being a past two-term member of the Bluffton-Harrison School Board, I feel compelled...

Letter to the Editor: Boucher’s background right for the county

I wish to whole heartedly add my support to the candidacy of Tamara Boucher for County Commissioner. I have known and worked...

Celebrating Disability Awareness Month

On February 26, 1987, President Ronald Reagan officially declared March National Disabilities Awareness Month. The proclamation called for...

Letters to the Editor: Time to get serious about a trail along Ind....

Back on Sept. 30, 2022, the News-Banner published an article on a new trail along Ind. 124. I wrote about this issue...

Letters to the Editor: Ossian bypass concerns

The bypass around Ossian is for housing developers to move in and cash in. A four-lane road around Ossian...

Letter to the Editor: Modern day vote buying

During elections in the early days of our country, less than honorable politicians would buy drinks at local taverns in exchange for...