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Gov. Eric Holcomb (seated, center) signs legislation co-authored by State Rep. Doug Gutwein (R-Francesville) (first row standing, far left) providing tax relief to many Hoosier veterans Monday, Aug. 5, at the Indiana State Fair in Indianapolis. The new law will phase in a full income tax exemption for military retirement pensions over four years, helping to support the hard-earned benefits of Hoosier veterans.
Legislation co-authored by State Rep. Doug Gutwein (R-Francesville) providing tax relief to many Hoosier veterans was ceremonially signed into law by Gov. Eric Holcomb Monday at the Indiana State Fair. The new law will phase in a full income tax exemption for military retirement pensions over four...
Bids received by the Medaryville Town Council have been taken under advisement after a bid opening on July 30.  The bids were for a 60,000 gallon elevated water tank project that the town has been working toward since the beginning of the year. The bid opening was supposed to happen on July 17 but...
Several individuals representing the Good Samaritan Store approached the commissioners about reducing the transfer fees that the store will have to pay Monday evening during a regular meeting.  The fees at the transfer station have recently increased to help cover budget costs. The store and its...
Friends, family, coworkers and local politicians gathered to congratulate prosecuting attorney Daniel Murphy on his retirement that became effective on Aug. 3. Murphy and his wife Linda enjoyed talking with several people including sheriff Jeff Richwine and former commissioner Terry Young at the Winamac Fire Station on Aug. 1.
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Pulaski County Farm Bureau has selected its student scholarship winners for the 2018-2019 school year. Carter Hettinger and Samuel Griffeth are this year’s scholarship recipients.   As scholarship winners, each student is being awarded $1,000 toward their future education. Scholarship applications...
The Pulaski County Coroner’s Office was called to a rural Medaryville residence July 25 to investigate the death of a 25-year-old male with multiple gunshot wounds. Pronounced dead at the scene by chief deputy coroner Jon Frain was Brandon Kyle Messer, of Rensselaer. Additional information...
Pulaski County Commissioners Mike McClure, Jerry Locke and Kenny Becker listened Monday morning, as Indiana Department of Veteran Affairs Northwest District Service Officer Tom White Jr. made a recommendation of who the next county veterans officer should be.
Pulaski County Commissioners have hired a county veterans service officer after a recommendation was made by the district service officer.  Indiana Department of Veteran Affairs Northwest District Service Officer Tom White Jr. gave his recommendation to the commissioners during a regular meeting...
Angie Radtke signed her administrative contract with West Central School Corporation on July 11 as she was hired as the new assistant principal. School boardman Jeff Lowry and superintendent Dan Zylstra welcomed her.
West Central School Corporation will see a lot of new faces this coming school year, two of which will hold administrative roles.  The school board approved to hire an assistant principal for the middle and high school and a new athletic director on July 11. In the past several years, the position...
Ponding and wet fields this spring made it almost impossible for farmers to get into the fields to plant. Because of the saturated fields Gov. Holcomb is asking for 88 counties to be declared a disaster.
Governor Eric J. Holcomb announced on July 12 that the state of Indiana is requesting a U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretarial disaster designation for 88 counties due to losses caused by flooding and excessive rain this planting season. “Heavy and persistent rainfall has saturated fields...
Pulaski County Prosecutor Daniel P. Murphy has announced his retirement that will become effective Aug. 3.  Murphy said in a letter to Gov. Holcomb that he has given the decision significant thought and has decided that it’s time to retire. Murphy was elected in 2014 as the prosecutor and has since...

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