Showing: 1-20 of 21

Mississippi

BLOG: Where fossil fuels are rock stars

BLOG: Where fossil fuels are rock stars

Fossil fuels are the rock stars of Alaska, Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Texas and Wyoming, at least as far as their governors are concerned.

June 16, 2014 3:30 pm Related
OFFBEAT: Final weekend for riveting Chicago Premiere run of 'Cicada'

OFFBEAT: Final weekend for riveting Chicago Premiere run of 'Cicada'

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

May 24, 2014 12:00 am
A fighting chance: Local agency part of rescue deal sending 20 dogs to new homes in Canada

A fighting chance: Local agency part of rescue deal sending 20 dogs to new homes in Canada

MUNSTER | Problems at Gary Animal Control last summer led to an international domino effect of rehabilitation and new homes for more than two dozen dogs, officials said Thursday.

May 22, 2014 8:00 pm Video Photos

Photos

Related

Ross Group wins national awards

PORTAGE | A local development and commercial construction firm has picked up three national awards. The Ross Group won a Top 10 Builders of the Year Award, a Volume Award for 2013 and an Accumulated Volume Award for sales over the past few years from Mississippi-based Ceco Building Systems.…

March 24, 2014 5:00 pm
Stats show Indiana sinks at health

Stats show Indiana sinks at health

When United Health Foundation released its annual rankings in December, Indiana found itself near the bottom of the list, at No. 41.

January 25, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

Photos

Arkansas State beats Ball State 23-20

Arkansas State beats Ball State 23-20

MOBILE, Ala. | Arkansas State was down to an interim coach, a backup quarterback and less than a minute remaining in the game.

January 06, 2014 5:15 pm
Northwest Indiana businesses pursuing big expansion projects

Northwest Indiana businesses pursuing big expansion projects

Economic development has been taking off in Northwest Indiana over the last two years, after a string of growing companies announced plans to invest millions of dollars and add dozens of jobs.

November 02, 2013 8:30 pm Photos

Photos

ANDREA NEAL: Hoosier values shaped by Northwest Ordinance

ANDREA NEAL: Hoosier values shaped by Northwest Ordinance

Indiana's political values, moral compass and physical boundaries were shaped by the Northwest Ordinance of 1787.

October 22, 2013 5:45 pm
PHIL WIELAND: We're not the happiest, but it could be worse

PHIL WIELAND: We're not the happiest, but it could be worse

If you think of the region as something less than paradise on Earth, apparently you are not alone or even in the minority.

March 15, 2013 12:00 am
Job fair draws throngs looking for work

Job fair draws throngs looking for work

GARY | Mark Turner, of Crown Point, lost his job when Wonder Bread went out of business in November.

March 09, 2013 5:45 pm Photos

Photos

Chicago River reversal nothing to be concerned about, experts say

Chicago River reversal nothing to be concerned about, experts say

Rumors circulating that the Chicago River may reverse itself due to low water levels in Lake Michigan are bogus, according to experts at the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

January 22, 2013 12:00 am
Carnival season kicks off along the Gulf Coast

Carnival season kicks off along the Gulf Coast

Christmas wreaths and holiday parties gave way to king cakes and street parades as the Carnival season kicked off this weekend along the Gulf Coast.

January 07, 2013 12:00 am
No. 21 Northwestern ends drought in Gator Bowl

No. 21 Northwestern ends drought in Gator Bowl

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. | The stuffed monkey spent the last year in storage, out of sight but still in everyone's mind.

January 01, 2013 2:30 pm
Crafters send mittens with a message to Newtown

Crafters send mittens with a message to Newtown

"Chester Raccoon stood at the edge of the forest and cried. 'I don't want to go to school,' he told his mother. 'I want to stay home with you. I want to play with my friends. And play with my toys. And read my books. And swing on my swing. Please may I stay home with you?'" — "The Kissing Ha…

December 27, 2012 12:00 am Photos

Photos

CDC says US flu season starts early, could be bad

CDC says US flu season starts early, could be bad

Health officials on Monday said suspected flu cases have jumped in five Southern states, and the primary strain circulating tends to make people sicker than other types.

December 14, 2012 9:00 am
PHIL WIELAND: Good thing 'Stupid' is not a health category

PHIL WIELAND: Good thing 'Stupid' is not a health category

The state of Indiana's overall health is not good, unless you happen to favor fat, lazy smokers.

December 14, 2012 12:00 am
PHIL WIELAND: John Ward, he's dancing with the stars now

PHIL WIELAND: John Ward, he's dancing with the stars now

I first met John Ward in about 1984. He was just 16, a dark-haired, handsome young man, seemingly simmering with the possibilities of youth despite being in a wheelchair and barely able to move.

September 14, 2012 12:00 am

Police investigate man found dead in Hobart motel

HOBART | Hobart police are investigating the death of a man whose body was discovered Monday morning in a room at the Dollar Inn, 1855 Mississippi St.

September 05, 2012 12:00 am
Where Are They Now? Bruce Lindner

Where Are They Now? Bruce Lindner

When the Harlem Globetrotters came to the Valparaiso Athletic and Recreation Center recently, Bruce Lindner attended with his grandson, Ryan Smith. Young Ryan could not help but notice all the people who were talking to his grandfather.

January 23, 2012 9:00 pm Photos

Photos

Where Are They Now? Casey Schmidt

Where Are They Now? Casey Schmidt

Despite his world travels as a basketball player and businessman, former Valparaiso High School, University of Arizona and Valparaiso University basketball star Casey Schmidt keeps coming back to the region.

January 09, 2012 6:00 pm
activate-button-3
Follow The Times

Latest Local Offers

Featured Businesses

Poll

Loading…

Have you ever visited the John Dillinger Museum?

View Results