The Horizon

Local disaster brings community together

IUS Horizon

March 11, 2012

It has been a little more than a week since the tragedy occurred that struck the nearby towns of Henryville, Marysville, Pekin and the surrounding areas. Many homes, businesses and lives were destroyed on March 2 as tornados ripped through the Southern Indiana and Kentucky area. Although this n...

Editor says yes we can, but no we haven’t

IUS Horizon

September 11, 2011

I will never forget Nov. 5, 2008. I remember crying tears of joy as President-elect Barack Obama gave his election victory speech on that cold Chicago night to more than 240,000 people. America — a country that used to view African Americans as nothing more than farming equipment just a hand...