The main event for Friday night's entertainment at the Oblong Antique Tractor and Engine Show was the tractor pull in the arena. This driver readies his tractor, nicknamed "The Bull," to pull his load to victory during the event. Activities continued Saturday and included a horse pull and obstacle course also at the arena. The Crawford County Fairgrounds were full all weekend with prized tractors and engines. (Blake Nash photo)
Three hundred years of living memory was shared during a cracker barrel discussion at the Fife Opera House Sunday. Palestine Preservation Projects Society presented "Century of Memories," in which three local centenarians discussed their memories from 100 years of life.
The search for a suspect who fled from a traffic stop resulted in an arrest at a Palestine residence on Friday. According to Palestine Police Chief Jeff Besing, about 9:45 a.m. he pulled over a 1997 White Dodge truck near Palestine High School at Main and Franklin Street. Besing said the stop was in reference to a subject wanted out of Knox County, Ind. for...
In Robinson for a brief campaign visit Wednesday, Gov. Bruce Rauner complimented Marathon refinery employees for working hard, supporting education and giving back to the community - values he says he has also tried to exemplify. Rauner made a brief stop in Robinson Wednesday morning to show his support of Marathon's work and growth.