NEWTON COUNTY — Abundant, high-quality groundwater is essential to our nation and citizens. However, shallow groundwater can easily become unusable by poor management practices. Protecting this valuable resource is a responsibility we each have an important role in.

BROOK — Brook Library’s most popular program is back – Take and Make style. Children 12 and under can pick up a kit to build their very own 13-inch stuffed elephant decked out in Cat in the Hat attire. This soft plush will make the perfect buddy for your child to read to – encouraging them t…

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MOROCCO — North Newton head basketball coach Sam Zachary was a senior in high school the last time the Spartans defeated their in-county rival South Newton Rebels.

MOROCCO — Gracie Stevens, the versatile track and field athlete from North Newton, signed with Goshen College on Feb. 17 to continue her athletic career.

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MOROCCO — The Town of Morocco’s focus on downtown revitalization got a major boost in the arm last week with the announcements of two new businesses arriving in the near future.

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For people, being fit involves watching what we eat and getting regular exercise. To be healthy and enjoy a high quality of life, humans work to avoid putting on too many pounds because, for the most part, a fat person is not healthy.

The Republican supermajority in the Indiana General Assembly is currently attempting to prioritize private education benefiting fewer than 10 percent of students, while underfunding its constitutional duty of providing a system of common school open and available to all.

As we begin the 117th Congress, I want to take a moment and share how I will continue to work for you in Washington and at home.

Throughout the past year, the Indianapolis Star has published a fine series of 11 major stories plus several follow-up and daily stories detailing the unsavory business practices of Indiana’s nursing facilities and the poor care delivered by many of them.