During the six months that Katie Clements walked the 2,192 miles of the Appalachian Trail, one of her favorite times was one of the worst days.

A local woman is selling salsa in order to help relieve parents whose children have been newly diagnosed with autism and give them a Parent’s Night Out.

ELIZABETH — As Horseshoe Southern Indiana prepares to transition to Caesars Southern Indiana in a new land-based casino later this year, officials Wednesday detailed plans for the casino’s new sports betting venue, called The Book —which is set to open Sept. 12.

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. 

This Week's Circulars


MISSION, Texas [mdash] Henry "Harry" Polderman, 82, Mission, Texas, formerly of Kalamazoo, Michigan, and Goshen, Indiana, died Tuesday. Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 23, followed by a 2 p.m. funeral service at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury.

ELKHART [mdash] Robert L. Barnes, 88, Elkhart, formerly of Middlebury, died at 12:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 13, at East Lake Nursing and Rehabilitation, Elkhart. He was born April 3, 1931, in Chicago, Illinois, to Roy and Elvira (Tdeschi) Barnes. On Aug. 5, 1951, he married Gloria M. Phipps; she…

SHIPSHEWANA [mdash] Wilbur R. Lambright, 88, Shipshewana, died at 4:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, at his residence. He was born Feb. 20, 1931, in LaGrange County, to Edward J. and Polly (Slabach) Lambright. On Dec. 11, 1952, in LaGrange County, he married Wilma Carolyn Lehman; she survives. S…