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Obituary: Edmund T. Haggard

Edmund T. Haggard, 88, of Noblesville, died April 20, 2014 at Wellbrooke of Westfield. Born Dec. 13, 1925 in Indianapolis, he was the son of Dr. Edmund B. and Louise (Tevis) Haggard. He proudly...

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Meet your teacher, Eric Rauch

Grade/subject: Westfield High School, AP biology and biology Number of years teaching: 16 Background/schooling: Franklin County High School, Brookville, Ind.; B.S. Secondary Education, Marian University; M.A. Educational Leadership, Indiana Wesleyan University; and Principals License...

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Westfield City Council recap

What happened: Contract for inspection services What it means: The city will be contracted by Citizens Energy of Westfield for sewer and water inspections. Public Works Director Ken Alexander said the time and materials...

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New 911 dispatch software chosen

Hamilton County’s emergency communication services will become more efficient as a new 911-dispatch software program has been chosen by a committee of fire, police, records and public safety personnel. “It’s absolutely a game-changer,” Noblesville...

From left: Lori Nicholas, granddaughter; Lucille Robertson; Bonnie Mitchell, niece; and daughters Roberta Elliott and Sharon Sportsman celebrate Robertson’s 100th birthday at Sanders Glen Assisted Living community. (Photo by Robert Herrington) 0

Sanders Glen resident turns 100

Three months after Lucille Robertson was born on April 12, 1914, baseball legend Babe Ruth made his major league debut with the Boston Red Sox. That same year, Woodrow Wilson was president and World...

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Opinion: Ballot buster

Could a new way to vote be coming to Hamilton County? At the April 14 meeting, Hamilton County Commissioner Steve Dillinger mentioned the idea of universal precincts. “It would save us a huge amount...

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Shamrockin’ for a cure

Commentary by Det. Scott Clouse  The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life movement unites people throughout the globe in order to celebrate the lives of people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost...

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Column: Hagia Sophia: Icons and history

Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia is one of the world’s most intriguing buildings. Its dome is a marvel of sixth century engineering and its icons are a visible record of the area’s still tumultuous religious history. In 527,...

Some of the best places to look for morel mush- rooms include forest floors with elm trees, espe- cially dead elms. (Submitted photo) 0

Column: Hunting for morels

Commentary by Noah Herron Morel season is here and they will be popping up now through the end of May. Although there are many thoughts on the how good this season will be; the...