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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

Registration Now Open for 5th Annual Little Miss and Mr. Firecracker Contest

Attention, Hope! The official start of summer is around the corner and that means registration is now open...

Community Support Makes 110th Annual Hope-Clifford-Hauser Alumni Banquet a Huge Success

Small town support came out in force as more than 270 former alumnae gathered for the 110th Annual Hawcreek - …

Picture Perfect: Local Photographer Charters His Own Path

Capturing life’s moments perfectly in frame comes naturally for Hope resident Joshua Adams...

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...

Community News

Euchre Tourney to Benefit the SFOH to Debut Saturday 06/15

An inaugural Euchre Tourney of epic proportions will unfold to benefit the Student’s Fund of Hope...

Ivy Tech's Sobat to Lead Nature Hike 06/08

Ivy Tech Community College Columbus biology faculty members are offering free...

Organizers Anticipate Huge Turnout for Friday's Cruise-In 06/07

Organizers are looking forward to a huge crowd for Friday’s Cruise-in beginning at 5 p.m...

Hope Town Square Hosting 2nd Annual Community Garage Sale 06/08

Hope’s 2nd Annual Community Yard Sale is set for 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday on the Hope Town Square...

Terri Young's Community Calendar June 2024

Terri Young's Community Calendar June 2024...

Columns

Real Magic

Last week I mulched the area behind my garage where a scrawny sapling...

Brian Howey: Braun Continues a DC-to-Indy Trend

There have been varied training grounds for future Indiana governors...

Henry Lee Summer & Memories

Due to Brian Blair's post in The Republic about Henry Lee Summer appearing at the Brown County Playhouse...

The Race

In 1996, I travelled with an Indiana wrestling team to Japan...

Lee Hamilton: The US is no Longer the World’s Dominant Superpower

It was an article of faith, through most of my life, that the United States was the world’s dominant power...

Obituaries

Mark Thomas Cook, 60, Hope

Mark Thomas Cook, 60 of Hope, passed away...

Bruce D. Lienhoop, 71, Columbus

Bruce D. Lienhoop, 71, of Columbus, passed from this life...

Donald J. Burton, 79, Hope

Donald J. Burton, 79, of Hope passed from this life on...

Candace Taff Car, 71, Columbus

Candace Taff Carr passed from this life to her heavenly home...

Leslie Gordon Fillmore, 85, Hope

Leslie Gordon Fillmore, 85, of Hope, died...

Public Notices

Town Council Meeting Agenda 06/18

Town Council Meeting Agenda...

FRHC School Board Agenda for 06/18

School Board Agenda Tuesday, June 18...

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...
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