Saint Joseph’s College recently announced an upcoming event, the inaugural Purple Tie Dinner honoring legendary Chicago Bears coach Mike Ditka. The event is set to take place on Saturday, June 9 at the Fair Oaks Farmhouse restaurant.

Newton County — This morning, at approximately 11:25 a.m., officers from the Indiana State Police Department responded to a two vehicle crash on I-65 northbound at the 232 mile marker (2 miles north of the Demotte exit), in which an Elkhart, IN, woman died.

The Indiana Department of Transportation is scheduling a full call-out of plow trucks throughout the state in anticipation of icy conditions during Friday morning's commute. Weather forecasts are calling for rain, followed by freezing rain and snow. 

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INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Republican Party State Chairman Kyle Hupfer officially called a caucus of eligible precinct committee members to fill the vacancy in the office of Senate District 7, the seat most recently held by former State Senator Brandt Hershman. 

MERRILLVILLE, Ind. –Colder temperatures and increased usage means higher bills for customers at this time of year. While NIPSCO is the lowest-cost natural gas provider in Indiana, NIPSCO reminds customers of options and tips to aid in their home’s energy efficiency. 

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On October 3rd the Washington, D.C. law firm of Smith, Currie and Hancock, attorneys for the Shafer and Freeman Lakes Environmental Conservation Corporation (SFLECC), filed a 20-page letter with the Secretary of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on behalf of SFLECC and its Coal…

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The War on Terrorism began on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2001, which was nearly 16 years ago and is still an active war to this day. Five White County residents gave the ultimate sacrifice and lost their lives while fighting the War on Terrorism.

In the last week, the White County Prosecutor’s Office filed 17 cases related to criminal matters for a total of 391 criminally-based charges so far this year.

In the last week, the White County Prosecutor’s Office filed 26 cases related to criminal charges for a total of 374 criminally-based filings so far this year.

SWEDESBORO, N.J. (AP) — People have been flooding a Red Hen restaurant with angry calls and negative reviews since White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was told to leave — but they've got the wrong Red Hen.

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Over 5,000 people demonstrated in Greece's second-largest city against a deal with Macedonia that seeks to end nearly 27 years of disagreement between the two countries over Macedonia's name.