The Indiana cities of Hobart and Hammond will pay tribute to an award winning educator and community activist by urging people to donate lifesaving blood during the Nancy Snider Memorial Challenge. The challenge is a friendly competition between the two cities to see which can encourage the most blood donations. The event will take place over two days: Wednesday, May 18 at the Hobart High School Field House, 2211 E.

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Is no question that we have to come up with better solutions for our healthcare system, said Senator George Amedore (R, Rotterdam). A state, we must continue to lead the way when it comes to mental health and addiction services. This funding is a step in the right direction to provide quality care for individuals with mental health conditions.

When my wife and I have people over and play The Seventies Game, we like to go all out. I put on some Led Zeppelin or Credence Clearwater for a little background music. If I feel like taking it a bit further, I might even have Smokey and the Bandit playing quietly on the television..

In October, the city auditor found that Glendale Water Power employees purchased several tools at hardware stores, even when the items were available in storage. Zurn, though, attributed the overlap to convenience more than issues with warehouse procedures. But even there, auditors found discrepancies.

Our daughter, more familiar with such behaviour than her parents, stated, matter of factly, “the guy is stoned.” The steak, ordered rare, was grey. I pointed this out to the waiter, who got the manager. “This steak is cooked just right,” the manager announced.

CHAPEL HILL Johnson O. Akinleye, who has served as interim chancellor of North Carolina Central University since January 2017, has been elected to the position on a permanent basis by the Board of Governors of the 17 campus University of North Carolina. UNC System President Margaret Spellings formally nominated Dr.

A defense attorney says a white former South Carolina law officer should be sentenced on the low end of guidelines being considered by a federal judge.Andy Savage said Thursday he felt it would be appropriate for Michael Slager to receive about 19 years in prison for shooting a black motorist to death in 2015. District Judge David Norton said earlier that the shooting was second degree murder and he would use a sentencing guideline range of about 19 to 24 years when he decides Slager’s fate.Slager pleaded guilty in May to violating Walter Scott’s civil rights when he shot the unarmed, fleeing motorist five times in the back following a traffic stop.The mother of a slain black motorist says she forgives the white former South Carolina police officer who killed her son.Judy Scott on Thursday turned toward Michael Slager and said her faith in God gives her the ability to forgive him for killing her son, Walter Scott.She also told Slager she hoped he would repent for the killing and allow Jesus to come into his heart.Through tears, the mother spoke as part of a hearing during which a judge will decide how much time Slager spends in prison for the April 2015 killing following a traffic stop. District Judge David Norton ruled that the killing was second degree murder and said he’d work from guidelines that recommend Slager spends 19 to 24 years in prison.A federal judge has ruled that a former South Carolina officer committed second degree murder when he shot an unarmed black motorist to death.