Farm women are generating a cultural tide in American agriculture that is moving management, assets, and opportunities to a new wave of farmers across the country.

JASPER COUNTY — Jasper County Sheriff Patrick Williamson Sr. has the Indiana Sheriffs Association will again be awarding college scholarships to qualified high school seniors or college students who are pursuing a degree in criminal justice studies.

Purdue Extension is happy to announce a new virtual program, Purdue Beef Basics, focusing on beef cattle production for producers with five years of experience or less. This includes individuals considering entering into beef cattle production.

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WOLCOTT — The Wolcott Main Street Committee checked off another large project on its to-do list Jan. 2 by putting up its long-talked-about digital sign in the downtown area.

Grow Your Farm Operation is a series designed to help the next generation of agricultural producers to develop key skills for tomorrow’s farm managers.

JASPER COUNTY — The Jasper County Commissioners will meet on Monday, Jan. 4 to discuss several issues. The meeting is set to begin at 8:15 a.m. via the Zoom platform.

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WOLCOTT — Local farmer Sandra Labeau recently directed a $2,500 America’s Farmers Grow Communities donation, sponsored by Bayer Fund, to Roger Wolcott Park.

(The Center Square) - Two Indiana legislators have introduced a bill calling for the formation of a Commission on Election Integrity that would review the security of all voting machines used in the state and consider whether election laws should be changed to increase confidence in the vote.

WASHINGTON — Joe Biden will propose a broad immigration overhaul on his first day as president, including a shortened pathway to U.S. citizenship for undocumented migrants — a complete reversal from Donald Trump’s immigration restrictions and crackdowns, but one that faces major roadblocks in Congress. The new president’s legislation would allow the roughly 11 million immigrants living ...

Alex Beckers and his wife, Gina, moved from Los Angeles to Portland, Ore., in November — two of the millions of Americans who have chosen to relocate amid the pandemic. However, much of the Beckerses' stuff still hasn't joined them, including a computer, furniture, sensitive documents and photo albums. And they say the Northridge, Calif., moving company that has their possessions — and is ...

2020 is a year most of us are happy to leave behind. Amid the many disheartening challenges we endured, there were also some positive developments in the philanthropy field that will impact giving in 2021 and beyond. Here’s some of what I’ll be looking for in this New Year: From charity to justice 2020’s racial justice movement that expanded awareness of racism and injustice across the U.S. ...

Wednesday at noon, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris take their respective oaths of office to become the nation’s next president and vice president. Many Americans will surely breathe some collective sigh of relief. The last two months and especially the last two weeks have been the chaotic crescendo of a tumultuous presidency leaving in its wake — and this is a truly abbreviated list — Washington, ...