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Articles in: Society and Politics

2015 Mayoral Candidates
- 2 years 41 weeks ago
As the race for mayor nears the general election on Nov. 3, Evansville citizens work to more closely examine the candidates for the position. Those...
Ian Heslinger
- 3 years 7 weeks ago
Wayne Geurin walks back and forth in his garden, tending to the tomatoes he plants. He gives many of them away, showing his devotion to serving...
Dillon Davenport
- 3 years 7 weeks ago
Tucker Publishing Group collaborated with Dr. Marie Bussing, assistant professor of economics at the University of Southern Indiana College of...
Kelley Coures
- 3 years 10 weeks ago
One of the most colorful mayors in Evansville’s history was Republican Manson Reichert. Elected in 1942 as the Indiana municipal election law...
Trista Lutgring
- 3 years 14 weeks ago
Residents gathered during the end of March at the Four Freedoms Monument in Downtown Evansville to peacefully protest the passing of Indiana Senate...
Trista Lutgring
- 3 years 15 weeks ago
Evansville residents have their choice of a few indoor swimming facilities, including two YMCA pools (one with two swim lanes) and the city-run Lloyd...
Trista Lutgring
- 3 years 15 weeks ago
Newburgh, Indiana, resident Larry Bucshon was first elected to Congress in 2010. He will be up for re-election in 2016. When not in Washington, D.C...
Emily Patton
- 3 years 15 weeks ago
There is an air of optimism surrounding the Evansville community that Julie Welch says she has never before experienced. It’s this kind of...
Kelley Coures
- 3 years 19 weeks ago
Evansville politics have always been interesting, but in two city elections — 1951 and 1955 — the course of history forever changed....
Nathan Blackford
- 3 years 32 weeks ago
In a deeply divided country, just days away from a mid-term election, President Barack Obama waved from the top of the stairs of Air Force One...
Kelley Coures
- 3 years 36 weeks ago
The late 1950s were a rough time in Evansville as the city saw several major blue collar employers leave the area. In 1958, Fantus, a factory...
Rachel Christian
- 3 years 36 weeks ago
Virginia “Ginny” Schroeder had never lived in a city with a great local museum. So when she moved to Evansville in 1975 with her late...
Paul Leingang
- 3 years 36 weeks ago
Many Catholics in Southwestern Indiana go to church and belong to a parish or congregation. Times are changing for many, who may be going to the same...
Jessica Able
- 3 years 42 weeks ago
It’s not unusual for Allen Mounts, director of Evansville Water and Sewer Utility, to lose sleep at night pondering all the things that put the...
Nathan Blackford
- 3 years 46 weeks ago
Naturalization ceremonies are among Richard Young’s favorite moments. As a U.S. District Judge, Young gets to preside over the moment when...
Nathan Blackford
- 3 years 50 weeks ago
In 2010, the Evansville Metropolitan Planning Organization (EMPO) applied for a $1.4 million federal grant to create a regional plan for sustainable...
Paul Leingang
- 4 years 24 weeks ago
Many Christians understand the Gospel challenge to feed the hungry and give drink to the thirsty. Some Christians in the Tri-State know they may also...
Jon Haslam
- 4 years 36 weeks ago
Seven decal-covered Jeep Wranglers making their way around the city are more than patrol vehicles for high schools – they are symbols of a new...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 4 years 36 weeks ago
Evansville Living was founded on a question: Why not Evansville? We think it’s a question that can be asked of many ideas we collect from...
Simone Payne
- 4 years 36 weeks ago
They could just throw parties and pop open bottles of champagne. But that’s not how Steve Titzer and Ron and Kathy Hollander like to celebrate...