Senator Braun Visits EvansvilleMARCH 21ST, 2019 TYRONE MORRIS EVANSVILLE, INDIANAJasper native and Indiana’s freshman Senator Mike Braun returns to the Tri-State Thursday. While the U.S. Senate is in recess Braun is traveling around Indiana meeting with voters around the state. His visit is part of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce “Freshman Forum” event series. He’ll be meeting with business leaders around the state starting with the Southwest Indiana Chamber in Evansville.Among the topics, he discussed at Thursday’s chamber event road construction projects and how they will help the state continue to grow and improve.Sen. Braun says, “Thank goodness Indiana had the fortitude and the vision to do what we did in seventeen and the only disadvantage is we see road construction and repair everywhere, but we made the hard decision to do it. So, I want to let them know that I am going to be a disciple for all the good stuff that’s there but not be afraid to speak up on things I think need great improvement.”Braun is also the keynote speaker for Thursday’s Vanderburgh County Lincoln Day Dinner.That event gets underway at the Evansville Country Club at 6:30 p.m.CommentsFacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmail
68, of Bayonne passed away on March 31, 2018. Born in Colon, Panama, Mario was the proud Veteran of both the US Army & the US Navy and was an active member of the Merchant Marines for many years. Mario was the father to Mario Jr., Marco & Joshua Whittaker and grandfather to Mario III, Jaiden, Mya and Lea Whittaker and was best friend to Machito the killer Chihuahua. Surviving Mario are his siblings Alicia, Edison, Irene, Marita & Natividad, as well as a host of other family members and close friends. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Mario’s GO FUND ME account with a link that can be found on his obituary page at www.MigliaccioFuneralHome.com. Funeral arrangements by MIGLIACCIO Funeral Home, 851 Kennedy Blvd.