Showcasing locally-sourced food

Daviess County hosts first Farm to Table dinner Aug. 25 By Lindsay Owens Later this month, Daviess… [more]

Showcasing locally-sourced food Showcasing locally-sourced food

Grow City Organic Gardening Project

Community-minded gardening: Part 1 By Terri Talarek King Purple bean vines wind up a tall trellis.… [more]

Grow City Organic Gardening Project Grow City Organic Gardening Project

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Lukas Shake assists volunteer firefighters

Local farmer directs America’s Farmers Grow Communities donation to Sandborn Volunteer Fire Department Each year, the America’s Farmers Grow Communities program partners with local farmers to provide grants to local nonprofits. Sponsored by the Bayer Fund, the program provides farmers the opportunity to support and give back to nonprofit organizations they care about in their […]

Banded bald eagle recovered near Vincennes

Allisyn Gillet, state ornithologist, DNR Fish & Wildlife A banded bald eagle recovered near Vincennes gave DNR personnel a chance to measure the success of bald eagle reintroduction in Indiana over the past 20 years. On Sept. 30, a wild bird rehabilitator responding to a call about an injured bald eagle arrived to find the […]


The Amish Cook: The Yoders Go Home To School

By Gloria Yoder It seems that though I try to stay with routines, my days pass, taking a moment at a time trying to keep things as calm and cool as possible. When we first began homeschooling, I had no idea how things would ever come together or how we’d balance it all, so in […]


Down on the Farm: Teaching School

By John Stoll By the time you’re reading this, schools all over the area, including Amish parochial schools, will be gearing up for another term. And as always, there is a part of me that longs to return to my childhood dream of being a teacher. I recognize that I have been a blessed man […]