Monroe County Clerk Jim Fielder will take a new title January first: county recorder.
Indiana Representatives Mike Pence and Dan Burton have become charter members of the new Congressional Tea Party Caucus.
The state Republican Party will select a new nominee to run against incumbent 7th District Democrat Andre Carson. The first GOP nominee, Jon Elrod, dropped out.
Greg Goode currently handles external relations for the ISU President. He may gain local support if he does challenge Ellsworth.