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MONTICELLO — Veterans, those currently serving and their family members are invited to take part in Monticello’s 15th Honor Our Veterans Boat Parade and Proud to be an American celebration next month.

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MONTICELLO — Veterans, those currently serving and their family members are invited to take part in Monticello’s 15th Honor Our Veterans Boat Parade and Proud to be an American celebration next month.

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WOLCOTT — As 50 seniors turned their tassels Sunday afternoon at Tri-County High School’s commencement, principal Cathy Rowe was reminded of her own daughter who also graduates this year from Frontier High School.

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DeMOTTE — Jasper County Jail inmates are learning job skills as they serve their time. Last week, three of the men assisted at the Fairchild House by scraping off the old paint on the garage at the historic home, preparing it for new paint to improve the look of the property. The three men a…

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Sitting in the choppy waters of the English Channel the day before D-Day, twenty-year-old Private James R. Lambeth wondered what would happen on the beaches of Normandy.

SASEBO, Japan — Petty Officer 3rd Class Stephen Stromberg, of Crown Point, said he wanted to get some training to build a skill from which he could base a career, while traveling and getting new experiences.

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JASPER COUNTY — Valley Oaks health recently announced that it was awarded $1,034,699.00 by the Division of Mental Health and Addiction via the State Opioid Response Grant. The facility said that this funding will help with “implementing a multi-faceted, integrated approach to treating opioid…

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MOROCCO — The Class of 2019 at North Newton ended their high school life and prepared to embark on the next chapter of their lives Sunday afternoon. The class solemnly stood for the pronouncement as official graduates and quietly brought their tassel to the other side of their mortar boards,…

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KVHS seniors received numerous awards from Military awards to department awards on the last day of school, Thursday, May 30. All of the classes came to the awards ceremony beginning at 9:25 a.m. Students were awarded for athleticism, scholastics, volunteering, club participation and certific…

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Kentland Bank’s President, Kirby D. Drey is recently announced that Thomas F. Cutter has joined the Kentland Bank as Senior Vice President/Chief Financial Officer, Jen Schutter as Compliance/Security/Information Systems Officer and Christopher J. Both as Vice President and Loan Officer.

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NEWTON COUNTY — On Wednesday, May 22, at approximately 7:16 p.m., emergency personnel responded to a report of a motorcycle crash on County Road 400 South near County Road 600 West, west of Morocco. The driver was transported to a nearby hospital with unknown injuries.

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DeMOTTE/WHEATFIELD — In DeMotte and Wheatfield, the American Legions, auxiliaries and others gathered to honor and celebrate the lives of those who died in the service of our country.

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MONTICELLO — The American Legion Post 81 Memorial Day picnic was disrupted late Monday morning and early afternoon when swarms of police, fire and rescue personnel suddenly descended upon their pavilion by the Tippecanoe River.

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MONTICELLO — Emergency crews spent much of Monday morning and afternoon searching for a man who capsized while using a kayak near the Norway Dam on the Tippecanoe River.

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MONTICELLO — Local bands will have the chance to jam out among vinyl enthusiasts with the recent opening of the Amplified RPM record store on Monticello’s main square.

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WHEATFIELD — KV Senior Halee Griffey was presented with the Lynn Lary Sakel Government Student of the Year Award for not only being an excellent student, but a student who reflected the character of the former high school teacher, town judge and minister. Sakel taught Social Studies classes …

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JASPER COUNTY — In the morning hours of June 8, a Jasper County Sheriff’s Deputy initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of State Rd. 114 and County Rd. 850 West for a traffic violation.

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JASPER COUNTY — In the evening hours of June 7, a Jasper County Sheriff’s Deputy initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic violation in the area of State Rd. 10 and Deer Field Lane. …

It is said that having a pet provides many days of joy and happiness and at least one day of sorrow. The loss of a fur baby can be as difficult as the death of a human family member or friend, with each individual processing the grief differently.

Crossing the line separating Indiana and Illinois sometimes means dealing with different laws and customs. Readers are asked to share ideas for this weekly feature. This week: Revenge porn.

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A five-term state representative who this year aided Griffith's efforts to secede from Calumet Township, and previously helped derail a proposed constitutional amendment banning gay marriage, is resigning from the Indiana House.

HARTFORD, Conn. - During his Infowars internet radio show last Friday, lawyers for Sandy Hook families who are suing Alex Jones say the controversial radio host threatened one of them when he discussed the presence of child pornography in emails from his program's computer server. A Superior Court judge will hold an emergency hearing Tuesday in Bridgeport on the alleged threat. Jones appeared ...

Nicholas Sparks has issued an apology to the LGBTQ community days after years-old emails came to light, suggesting a "religiously driven, bigoted" mindset. Sparks, 53, tweeted the apology letter Monday morning, responding to his emails that were published Thursday by The Daily Beast. The emails suggest the "Notebook" author had ulterior motives when he banned an LGBTQ club at the faith-based ...

SEATTLE - Outdoor Research, a Seattle-based maker of tactical and outdoor gear, is opening a new production center in California to find workers with a skill that's declining in Seattle: sewing. Since the company established its first factory in Seattle in the early '80s, its seam-sealed tactical gloves, which are meticulously stitched to lock out water and minimize bulk around the hand, have ...

Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk turned to Twitter on Sunday to open up old wounds with one of Tesla's co-founders before announcing he had "deleted" his Twitter account. Musk ripped into Tesla co-founder Martin Eberhard, stating that "Tesla is alive in spite of Eberhard, but he seeks credit constantly and fools give it (to) him." The tweet was later deleted. Musk, meanwhile, briefly changed ...