Political Notebook

  • Shepard to receive democracy award
    The Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site has announced Randall T. Shepard of Evansville as the recipient of the 2014 Advancing American Democracy Award.
  • Stutzman ready for a real recess
    Congress is off the month of August for a "district work period," but its members and the media still refer to such breaks as "recess."
  • Liz Brown gets 4 endorsements
    Liz Brown, the Republican running for the Senate District 15 seat, announced four endorsements Thursday.

Candidates forum scheduled

Johnny Appleseed Aktion Club has scheduled a candidates forum for Aug. 15 at the downtown Allen County Public Library.

The club is inviting county, state and federal candidates in the Nov. 6 election to take part in the public forum, which will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in Meeting Room A of the library.

Aktion Club, which serves adults with disabilities, is part of the Kiwanis International service-clubs program.