As you are reading this the clock has already turned forward to 2021. As I type these words I’m still stuck in 2020. Believe me, I envy you.
WASHINGTON, D.C.– U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has announced an initial list of additional commodities that have been added to the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP), and…
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is taking steps to increase private investment in rural co…
Editor’s note: The following is the latest in a series of stories written by local author Richard Mays the Daily News is featuring on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The stories, presented in serial f…
Dear EarthTalk: What’s the current thinking on the safety of genetically engineered or modified products with regard to environmental, farm worker and consumer health? — A.J. Cary, NC
As students at The University of Massachusetts in the early 1940s, they were inseparable. Unlike many of their classmates who were focused on football and frat parties, the Howard brothers and…
Because of the infrequency in time and location of total solar eclipses, scientists historically have had difficulty studying broad, controlled data collections on eclipse-related animal behavior. But with the advent of smartphone technology, researchers are looping in citizen scientists to help record the effects of solar eclipses.
Support local journalism
We are making critical coverage of the coronavirus available for free.
Please consider subscribing so we can continue to bring you the latest news and information on this developing story.
This Week's Circulars
Shaun Carrigan, of Nashville, Tennessee, died January 8, 2021. Shaun was born to Merrill A. and Patricia A. Carrigan on August 9, 1958 in Rushville, Indiana. He graduated from Rushville Consolidated High School in 1976, and from Oberlin College in 1980, with a BA in French and Creative Writi…
Velma Lavern Miller, age 78 of Batesville, passed away on Friday, January 15, 2021 at St. Andrews Health Campus. The daughter of William and Lucille (Spicer) Meadows was born on March 28, 1942 in Greensburg, Indiana. Velma married Maurice Miller on May 20, 1960 in Greensburg, Indiana. She wa…
- Ripley County homicide investigation ongoing, victim identified
- 'Fierce competitor' Pavy overcomes obstacles
- Man arrested for intimidation, other charges
- Rush County News Briefs
- RE/MAX Tower changes ownership
- Rush County News Briefs
- Gone, but never forgotten
- POLICE BLOTTER
- JCD girls take down Pirates
- Vaccine admininstered to Decatur County