Fulton County Auditor Judy Reed and Commissioners Roger Rose and Sherry Fulton are retiring, taking with them a combined 48 years of experience.
Following one of their last meetings on Monday, each of them was recognized. They spoke about their time in office, remembering meaningful projects they've worked on, challenges they faced and what they'll miss the most.
Youngsters in Fulton County will be treated to a day of Christmas shopping, all with a police officer by their side Saturday.
Shop with a Cop, run by the local Fraternal Order of Police Lodge No. 143, kicks off 8 a.m. Saturday morning at Walmart. The program pairs law enforcement officers and agency staff with children for a day of Christmas shopping. Each child is given an allotment of money to purchase items such as clothes or toys. The program is also designed to build positive relationships between law enforcement officers and young people in the community.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President-elect Donald Trump is expanding his pool of candidates for secretary of state, leaving unclear whether former CIA Director David Petraeus' guilty plea for leaking classified information disqualifies him to serve as the nation's top diplomat.
CULVER - Ethan Brittain-Watts scored 16 of his game-high 20 points in the second half, and Dylan Powell added 13 to lead the Culver Academy boys basketball team to a 63-41 home win over Tippecanoe Valley at Fleet Gymnasium Tuesday.
Keith Wright scored 14 points, and Jarod Duzenbery added 13 for Valley, who fell to 2-2. Alec Craig, who scored a career-high 34 points in his last game against Knox Friday, was held to nine.
Jeff Brohm is leaving Western Kentucky to take the head coaching job at Purdue.
The Boilermakers announced the move Monday, calling him "one of the most innovative offensive masterminds in college football." An afternoon news conference was scheduled to introduce Brohm. Western Kentucky said Nick Holt will coach the Hilltopppers (10-3) in the Boca Raton Bowl against Memphis (8-4) on Dec. 20.
Michael J. Niblick, 71, Silver Lake, died Tuesday at Mason Health and Rehabilitation Center, Warsaw.
Survivors include his wife, Shirley Niblick, Silver Lake; his daughters, Martie Niblick, Michelle Killian, Valerie Cassidy, and Heather Cassidy; his sons, Ronnie Cassidy, and Jimmy Hart; and his brother, William Niblick, Durango, Colo.
No service will occur. Arrangements are handled by Hartzler Funeral Home.
NEW YORK (AP) - His path to the White House widening, Donald Trump scored victories in Ohio, Florida and North Carolina on Tuesday, but remained locked in tight races across several swing states with polls closing across the nation.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans were on track to secure two more years of House control Tuesday, as GOP lawmakers triumphed in districts in Florida and Virginia that Democrats had hoped Donald Trump's divisive comments would make their own.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Todd Young, a three-term Republican congressman and former Marine Corps intelligence officer, upended an Indiana political dynasty on Tuesday, delivering Evan Bayh the only defeat of his three-decade political career.
"I'm told by many people it's a big deal, but I'm just looking forward to serving the people of Indiana and serving this country," Young said in an interview with The Associated Press.