Hope Town Crier

Donor Plaque Presented at Rural Letter Carriers Museum

An engraved plaque offering the donor list of those who contributed...

Free Valet Parking to Debut at Alumni Banquet 05/18

Free valet parking will be one of several exciting new offerings at this year's 110th Annual...

Historic Downtown Building Demolished

After decades on the Hope Town Square...

Yellow Trail Museum/Hope Visitors Center Set to Reopen for 2024 Spring Season 04/02

Spring is here and the Yellow Trail Museum/Hope Visitors Center...

Hope Moravian Cemetery Cleanup Day 03/16

Hope Moravian Church will be having a cemetery cleanup day...

General Hope News

Hauser Dollars for Scholars Announces Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations are in order for nearly two dozen Hauser students...

Game Report: Milan Upsets Hauser in Sectional Semi-Final

Pitching was the name of the game when Hauser and Milan matched up in the first Sectional Semi-Final game...

Game Report: Pittman’s Home Run Sends the Hauser Baseball Team to the Semi-Finals

The South Ripley varsity baseball team and coach Jeff Greiwe were looking to stifle a potent Hauser Jet offense...

Low Impact Exercise Group at HUMC Has Large Impact

I attended my first low impact exercising class at Hope United Methodist Church...

UA Student from Hartsville Receives U.S. Fulbright Program Award for 2024-2025

Among the Fulbright Student Research Award recipients is Jonathan Clayton, of Hartsville, Ind...

Community News

First Families of Hope: Highlighting the Clayton Family 06/01

The fifth gathering of First Families of Hope will meet...

A Special Presentation of "Star Queen" to be Offered at the Chapel of the Good Shepherd 06/01

A special free presentation of the musical “Star Queen” will be presented...

Hauser's Mighty Class of 2024 Prepares for Friday Graduation

As the Class of 2024 excitedly awaits the turning of their tassels Friday...

Moravian Clothes Pantry to Host Giveaway Saturday 05/18

The Moravian Clothes Pantry is holding its monthly free clothing giveaway...

Free Legal Aid Phone Clinic 05/14

Legal Aid is holding a Free Legal Phone Clinic...

Columns

Sam Simmermaker: My Friend, the Hall of Famer

As a kid growing up in Bartholomew County and being involved with sports I had two desires...

Lee Hamilton: An Enduring Question for American Democracy

I’ve either been involved in or keeping an eye on American politics for more than...

Flight of Discovery - June 7, 2004: Tatonka

This is the seventh installment on the Flight of Discovery, an aerial scientific expedition...

Walnut Wars

Walnut trees grew in the woods behind our home...

Life Changes

Life Changes -- Oh, that can mean so many different thing...

Obituaries

James R. Nielsen, 86, Hope

James R. Nielsen, 86, of Hope passed away...

Michael Ray Steinbarger, 69, Edinburgh

Michael Ray Steinbarger, 69 of Edinburgh, Indiana, passed away May 14, 2024...

Karl George Nading, 75, Columbus

Karl George Nading, 75, of Columbus passed away...

Kenneth William Cutter, 84, Hope

Kenneth William Cutter, 84, of Hope, Indiana passed away...

Lt. Col. Robert Dean Worrell, 90, Hope

Lt. Col. Robert Dean Worrell of Hope, Indiana passed away...

Public Notices

Town Council Meeting Agenda 05/21

Town Council Meeting Agenda Hope Town Hall 5:30 p.m...

FRHC School Board Agenda for 05/21

School Board Agenda Tuesday, May 21, 2024...

EDIT Committee Meeting 05/08

EDIT Committee Meeting 05/08...

FRHC School Board Agenda for 05/07

School Board Agenda Tuesday, May 7...

Notice of Public Hearing 05/20

Notice is hereby given that the Town of Hope's Plan Commission will meet...
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