Are college costs getting too high?

State Rep. Ed DeLaney suggests he knows the problem facing Indiana’s institutions of higher learning. “I understand math,” the...

Angelkeep Journals: The continuing tale of ‘daring jumping spider’

After writing 873 previous Anglkeep Journals columns, there stood a likely prospect that a jumping spider had been the focus of a...

Talk of school consolidations return at the state level

It’s hard to separate the sentimentality tied to your high school years from a fact-based discussion about school consolidation. But it needs...

Angelkeep Journals: Christmas golden corn weevils

In Christmas’s month, golden corn kernels supplied for hungry deer tended to be dropped in a more generous quantity. After all, even...

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...

Make a difference in the new year

With each new year come new resolutions. While many of us often resolve - and often fail...

Who knew you needed to be flexible to own a dog

One of the tests that I never looked forward to taking in physical education class was the...

Holding hands: The simplest of romantic entanglements

I once had the opportunity to hear Al McGuire at a dinner inHuntington. He was the keynote...

Wanted: A truth-in-legislation act

The Indiana Senate recently demonstrated what seemed to be a prime example of legislative thuggery in action.

Local newspaper public notices keep the fox out of the henhouse

For years, legislatures across the country have been searching for any excuse to remove public notices from...