Obituary: Jay William Lang

Jay William Lang, 85, of Carmel, formerly of West Lafayette, died July 8, 2014. He was born Feb. 16, 1929, in Indianapolis, to William and Emily (Biegler) Lang. He moved to West Lafayette in...

Opinion: Some people don’t get It

To me it is the most confounding of divine mysteries. I can make lists all day long about what blocks people from faith in Christ, but I cannot come up with one convincing answer...

Column: On i.e. and e.g.

Question: “Dear Jordan, greetings. One of my many writing pet peeves is the incorrect usage of i.e. and e.g. which seems to be fairly common although I would have thought someone writing a column...

Opinion: Please go away

My wife is planning our summer vacation, which we will take in the fall. We took our spring vacation this summer. We got behind in 1984 and still haven’t caught up. I don’t have...

Obituary: Nancy Wimbish Stahl

Nancy Wimbish Stahl, 76, of Carmel, died June 30, 2014. She was born in Portsmouth, Ohio, to the late Edward Barksdale and Harriet Kain Wimbish. Nancy received her master’s degree in English from the...

Opinion: Warm up to massage therapy

As a rule, I hate spa massages. I know that sentiment separates me from about 99 percent of the world’s population, but I simply can never relax enough to enjoy a stranger’s man-hands rubbing...

Obituary: Tim L. Warner

Tim L. Warner, 65, of Westfield, died July 16, 2014. He was born July 10, 1949, in Hudson, Mich., to the late Charles F. and Kathryn Surfus Warner. Tim was a 1967 graduate of...