Political Notebook

  • Wyss honored by commissioners
    The Allen County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday paid tribute to retiring state Sen. Tom Wyss at its legislative recap breakfast.
  • 3 Democrats to talk taxes
    Democratic candidates for state auditor, a state Senate seat and Wayne Township trustee will have a joint appearance Monday to talk about Earned Income Tax Credit programs and helping low-income Hoosiers file their tax returns.
  • Right to Life PAC endorses candidates
    The Allen County Right to Life Political Action Committee has endorsed local pro-life candidates before the May 6 primary election.

Meet the Whitko candidates

The Whitko Board of School Trustees will hold a special session at 7 p.m. Oct. 15 at the Whitko Administration Office in Pierceton to allow the public to meet the candidates running for Whitko school board positions in the Nov. 6 general election.

Board candidates will discuss their views on issues facing Whitko Community Schools; their terms begin Jan. 1.

Candidates include Joe Begley, running unopposed for District 3; and Georgia Tenney and Phil Menzie vying for one seat in District 1.