Zachary T. Carter

Feb. 14, 2001 – June 22, 2022 On Wednesday, June 22, 2022, Zachary (Zach) Thomas Carter, loving son, brother, grandson, nephew and cousin, passed away at the age of 21. He was born Feb. 14, 2001 in Crawfordsville, Ind. to Robert (Chris) and Lisa (Crowder) Carter. He worked along side his uncle, Thomas Crowder,  at…

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Patricia Ann (Bold) Reimondo

June 13, 1943 – June 23, 2022 Patricia Ann (Bold) Reimondo, 79, of Crawfordsville, passed away peacefully – surrounded by her family – June 23, 2022, at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis. She was born June 13, 1943, in Titusville, Penn., the first of four children born to Joseph and Ann Bold. She married Norman J.…

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Linda Sue (Updike) Richmond

Oct. 20, 1937 – June 23, 2022 Linda Sue Richmond passed away peacefully at her home in Whitford Place on June 23, 2022, at the age of 84. She was born in Huntington, Ind. on October 20, 1937, to Claude and Helen Updike. The family moved to Crawfordsville when she was a young girl. She…

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Prey Pray

prey — to have an injurious, destructive or wasting effect on something pray — to entreat or implore It’s not every day you see benign terrorism unfold in a grocery store. While checking in with the fraying neurons of my memory for what I forgot on aisle six, a flurry of activity brought me back…

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The M240i Ends BMW’s Modern Era With Thunder

I feel like when a car’s paint color is called Thundernight Metallic, and it’s a $550 option, the car wearing it better be impressive. You may imagine that color to be some mysterious murky gray, but it’s actually eggplant purple. With sparkle. Fortunately, the 2022 BMW M240i has the performance, style, and luxury to back…

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Lucky Squirrel

My husband, Peter, and I went to our first concert in the park last night. We brought our folding chairs and ate food from the food trucks. The weather was perfect, and the music was good. But upstaging the band were a pair of juvenile squirrels in the trees overhead, challenging one another to feats…

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US Department of Education Proposes Changes to Title IX

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Title IX – the landmark civil rights law that opened doors for generations of women and girls – the U.S. Department of Education released for public comment proposed changes to the regulations that help elementary and secondary schools and colleges and universities implement this vital legislation. The proposed…

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Reader Agrees With Ron Carmony Letter

Dear Editor, As an Independent, I totally agree with Mr. Carmony. Anybody who tries to defend in any way what we have in the White House or what is happening in this country today, is grabbing at straws. NOTHING they do is for the better of this country, nor its citizens. And there is only…

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Attorney General Todd Rokita Leads Effort To Stop Biden From Assaulting Women’s Equal Opportunities

Attorney General Todd Rokita is leading an 18-state coalition demanding that President Joe Biden back off plans to demolish protections for women contained in federal law. Biden is proposing sweeping changes to Title IX of the Education Amendments that would drastically dilute provisions intended to protect women by expanding the law to cover transgender individuals.…

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