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What would mealtime have been like for our hunter-gatherer ancestors? What sorts of foods would have been on the menu in Indiana 500 years ago? What if you woke up tomorrow and discovered there were no restaurants, no grocery stores and no farms? Would there be anything good left to eat?!

When Sabrina Andonegui Meneses finally held a copy of her first book, "Even Teddy Bears Get Mad!: Anger is Okay," in her hands last June, she felt "very, very proud of myself. Really proud."


"It's a very unique thing to be an opera singer," Ariana Wehr points out, "because that means I am a musician and I am a singer."

Batesville resident Scott Henderson met Lexington, Kentucky, resident Jenna Gilfedder in 2010 at their favorite Young Life summer camp at Timber Wolf Lake in Michigan, where both were volunteer leaders.

The 40 Developmental Assets consist of positive supports and strengths that young people need to succeed.

“New Looks at old Health Tips” was Dr. Mary Robertson's presentation topic April 27 at the Southeastern Indiana YMCA. She discussed "one great big topic and four or six small topics, small bites of information that I think are kind of new and useful tips."

This Week's Circulars


Mary Elizabeth Knopfle, 69, Supply, North Carolina, passed away Sunday, March 22, 2020, at Lower Cape Fear LifeCare, Brunswick House. Mary was born at Margaret Mary Community Hospital, Batesville, Indiana, Thursday, Oct. 19, 1950, to the late William and Loretta Gillman Westerman. In additio…

Gregory Wade Thayer, 69, of Osgood passed away Monday, March 23, 2020, at Margaret Mary Health in Batesville. The son of J. Wade and Mary Kamman Thayer was born at the Whitlatch Clinic in Milan on November 28, 1950. He was married to Yolanda Kramer on October 22, 1977, and his wife of 42 yea…

Eunice F. Miller, age 84 of Batesville, died Friday, March 20, 2020, at her home. Born November 5, 1935, in Franklin County Indiana, she is the daughter of Bertha (nee Geis) and William Metz. She worked 19 years at the Hill-Rom Company as an assembler. Family was most important to Eunice and…