We all have an opportunity this week.
The News and Tribune has spent the past few days revisiting top stories from 2017, those most read online as well as staff selections. We also reprinted 10 photos from the year that we thought passed the “Wow!” test.
Indiana Rep. Jim Lucas wasn’t elected to conduct experiments or congratulate himself when he thinks he’s made a point beyond his “wildest expectations.”
It’s difficult for many to envision what Harvest Homecoming looked like in 1967. There were just a handful of tables set up along Pearl Street and the event looked more like a big yard sale than a festival.
Dozens are dead and tens of thousands of Texans remain homeless, their homes and lives shattered by Hurricane Harvey’s epic deluge of flood water. Along with Congress, President Donald Trump's top priority should be getting as much disaster relief to Southeast Texas as quickly as possible.
Law enforcement in our state is tasked with keeping Hoosiers as safe as possible. So, it makes sense that a move to strip the state’s handgun permit laws elicited a strong rebuke from officers.
“Having been involved in the process as a practitioner — experiencing what happens when the court is overburdened like it is and seeing how that affected my clients, my practice and those of my colleagues — the opportunity to be part of the solution was certainly attractive.”
“Clients are so much better off and we do what we can to assist them. They are now able to live in a community where as in the past they lived with their families until they could no longer care for them and then they were institutionalized. There are no longer any institutions in Indiana. I…
The New Albany-Floyd County Consolidated School Corp. is in need of a new superintendent after it was announced Tuesday that Bruce Hibbard’s contract to lead the Franklin Township Community Schools Corp. was approved.
Crashes can happen in an instant. Stories of drivers becoming distracted — reasons vary from spilled drinks to dropped items, from crying kids to ringing cell phones — are plentiful.
We would be remiss if we didn’t add our congratulations to the many being received by Clark County Circuit Court No. 4 Judge Vicki Carmichael, after she was named one of three finalists for a seat on the Indiana Supreme Court.
The countdown has started. The Clark Memorial Bridge has closed, crews are setting up fencing and preparing for the 250,000 or so guests who will line both sides of the Ohio River on Saturday.
Remember the TV show, "Kids Say the Darndest Things?" Many of you, like me, watched the show featuring Art Linkletter and an array of kids whose musings provided entertaining television. Younger readers may remember seeing the Bill Cosby version from the late 1990s.
Donald Trump played the role of knight in shining armor by saving 800 Carrier jobs in Indianapolis that were slated to be moved to Mexico.
Campaigns can be rough and tumble — just ask President-elect Donald Trump and his rival, Hillary Clinton. All the dust kicked up in their presidential bids won’t settle anytime soon.
A LEADER is an Olympic runner who stops to help an opponent to her feet, demonstrating to the world the meaning of sportsmanship.
". . . I am now seasoned enough to have learned that the hardest thing about any political campaign is how to win without proving that you are unworthy of winning.”
The difference between the news media and Donald Trump is the press upholds his right to speak his mind, while he would deny ours to inform you, the public.
With the changing face of health care, including rising costs and the uncertainty surrounding the future of the Affordable Care Act, why would a county want the liability or the worry with owning a hospital?
The ballots of hundreds of Jeffersonville residents who voted in the 2015 General Election are in jeopardy thanks to a recount that we’re going to call messy at best.
This Week's Circulars
- BOYS' BASKETBALL: Say so long to Ro(meo), Sean East
- Suspect in custody following cyber threat targeting New Albany High School
- Future New Albany pub about the classics and conversation
- THE HEART THAT BINDS: Transplant connects families from across the country
- How local schools keep students safe
- FOND FAREWELL: Seniors East, Langford combine for 55 points in victory over Bedford
- Jeffersonville adult caretaker charged with fraud, theft, neglect
- Bank Street Brewhouse will soon have Mexican food as Taco Steve moves in
- Greenville-based company puts SoIN on the galactic map
- Andrew Takami suspends U.S. Senate campaign