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Gala evening will help hospital - Pharos-Tribune
MONTICELLO — The IU Health White Memorial Foundation will host its 11th annual “Evening of Celebration” Gala on Saturday, Nov. 1, at the Best Western Plus Brandywine Inn & Suites in Monticello. Cocktails begin at 6 p.m., with dinner at 7 p.m. and ...
Logansport library to add meeting space - Pharos-Tribune
Renovations should be starting within a week to add a public meeting room at the Logansport Library. Library Director David Ivey said a storage room next to the existing public meeting room will be renovated into a slightly smaller, second meeting room.
THEIR VIEW: Unique chance for teamwork in Washington? - Pharos-Tribune
Republicans passionately protect their views. Democrats defiantly defend theirs. And, to borrow a Kipling quip, never the twain shall meet. Well, almost never. Nothing can bring progress to a grinding halt as expediently and efficiently as government gridlock.
VILLAGE IDIOT: With all the fish in the sea, stop dating yourself - Pharos-Tribune
As I've mentioned before in this column, there's a "farmers only" dating service called, well, FarmersOnly.com. Its tagline is, "City folks just don't get it." While that may be true, it doesn't mean that farmers do get it when it comes to romance.
Iron deficiency and the female athlete - Pharos-Tribune
A year ago, running coach and veteran marathoner Kathy Pugh was preparing for the Marine Corps Marathon. But despite a tried-and-true training program, it wasn't going well. "I just didn't have the energy," Pugh says. "I was struggling and felt like I ...
MARCUS: Pence works against Hoosier future - Pharos-Tribune
Years ago, as I drove through the north side of Indianapolis, I’d listen on my car radio to a conservative talk show host struggling without a guest. As he tried to coax phone calls from his audience, I might stop in at the radio station. Often I told ...
Elkhart teens appeal convictions in death of accomplice - Pharos-Tribune
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — Three Elkhart teenagers have asked the Indiana Supreme Court to review their convictions in the 2012 shooting death of a friend during an attempted break-in. A jury in 2013 convicted Blake Layman, Anthony Sharp and Levi Sparks of ...
San Francisco radio stations ban hit song 'Royals' - Pharos-Tribune
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The popular song "Royals" by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals. Two San Francisco radio stations say they won't play the ...
Stephen Paul Sims - Pharos-Tribune
Stephen Paul Sims, MSgt USAF (Ret), 48, formerly of Logansport and California, died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, at his current residence in Knightstown. Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21, at Kroeger Funeral Home. The funeral service will ...
State police warn drivers to be aware of deer - Pharos-Tribune
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana State Police are warning motorists to be alert for deer, saying the annual crop harvest and the hunting and mating seasons usually mean more crashes. Police say motorists should use extra caution when driving in rural areas ...
Report: Nashville songwriter Paul Craft dies at 76 - Pharos-Tribune
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nashville songwriter and Hall of Famer Paul Craft has died in Tennessee at the age of 76. The Tennessean reported that Craft died Saturday at a Nashville hospital "after years of deteriorating health." Craft penned the words to ...
Bodies of 3 more slain women found in NW Indiana - Pharos-Tribune
GARY, Ind. (AP) — The bodies of three more unidentified women have been found in northwestern Indiana, following what police say was the confession of a man to killing a woman who was strangled at a motel. The Lake County coroner's office said early ...
INDOT warns of where campaign signs can be placed - Pharos-Tribune
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Department of Transportation is reminding political candidates and their supporters to keep their campaign signs out of the rights of way of state and federal highways. INDOT officials say state law gives highway workers ...
Colts embrace defense after beating Bengals - Pharos-Tribune
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew Luck is becoming a big fan of the Indianapolis Colts' defense. He likes seeing turnovers and sacks. He enjoys watching the big hits. And, of course, he likes getting help if the Colts keep winning. On a day Luck threw two more ...
CDC to revise Ebola protocol, services ready team - Pharos-Tribune
WASHINGTON (AP) — Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear "with no skin showing," a top federal health official said Sunday, and the Pentagon announced it was forming a team to assist medical ...