The Williamsport Town Council opened and approved a bid from Rieth-Riley Construction Co. Inc. Monday night to complete asphalt resurfacing of streets, according to the town’s specifications.

    The Veedersburg Town Council reappointed Terry Shields, the town’s fire chief for more than 20 years, to another two-year term Tuesday night, as the council is required to appoint someone with a minimum of 20 years of fire department service to the position at the end of the year, every …

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Covington hosted Attica in boys’ basketball and the Trojans used solid defense and good shooting to pull away from the visiting Red Ramblers for an 84-31 win Friday.

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Covington girls’ basketball coach Travis Brown can see that his team is constantly improving, but he says it has yet to pay off in the win-loss column.

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Brooke Coffing of Covington signs to play for St. Mary-of- the-Woods in softball. In the picture L to R: Joe Coffing, Brittany Coffing, Brooke Coffing, Mark Feller, Susan Coffing. Feller is th…

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite the sheer size and society-spanning impact of the $1.5 trillion tax overhaul, the quickest and most potent political victory that Republicans would savor by pushing the bill through Congress next week may be what it averts: another big GOP legislative crash in the a…

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BEIJING (AP) — Britain and China have pledged to cooperate in clean energy research and promote global use of Beijing's currency as the United Kingdom prepares to leave the European Union.

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican's saint-making office has updated its procedures for authenticating and conserving relics for would-be saints, issuing new rules that govern how body parts and cremated remains are to be obtained and venerated.

BERLIN (AP) — The leaders of conservative and nationalist parties in Austria have presented their coalition deal to the country's president for approval after concluding negotiations on forming a new government that will shift the country to the right.