Just a year removed from graduating from Hanover College, Patrick Bear wasn’t totally sure he was ready to jump into the coaching game right away. But when a position opened up at his alma mater, he knew that was too good to pass up.

Edith LaVerne Brooks Bliton, 75, of North Vernon, Indiana, died Thursday, May 13, 2021, at h…

Charles William Rhoten, 90, of Madison, Indiana and formerly of Hanover, Indiana, died Thurs…

Charles Allen Watson Sr., 77, of Hanover, Indiana, died Friday, May 14, 2021, at King’s Daug…

Jack A. Chitwood, 65, of Hanover, Indiana, died Thursday, May 13, 2021, at the Waters of Cli…

William T. “Will” Jackson, 33, of Madison, Indiana, died Saturday, May 15, 2021, at his home…

Lula Marie Clark Imus, 88, of Madison, Indiana, died Sunday, May 16, 2021, at King’s Daughte…

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, and during this time we pause to remember the children we have lost to abuse and neglect and to refocus our collective efforts to protect our most vulnerable. As your Prosecutor, this is an issue I see first-hand. Studies have shown approximate…