• Indianapolis archbishop will soon decide whether to resettle refugee family

    Indianapolis archbishop will soon decide whether to resettle refugee family

    • Dec 4, 2015

    Indianapolis Archbishop Joseph W. Tobin is expected to decide within the next few days if the local Catholic Charities agency will move ahead with plans to resettle a Syrian family in Indiana, over objections from Gov. Mike Pence. Tobin promised Pence at an hourlong State House meeting Wednesday, during which the

  • Religion keeps runner from competing for state

    • Oct 24, 2014

    One of the top high school cross country runners in Class 3A in Kansas won’t be competing in this weekend’s regional qualifying races because of her religious beliefs. Hesston senior Mikala Heddin has won three races of her five races this season and her fastest 4-kilometer time of 15 minutes,