Franklin County Summer Meal Program underway

first_imgBrookville, In. — The Franklin County Summer Meal Program begins Monday, June 3 and runs through July 27. Meals are provided Monday through Thursday at the Franklin County High School from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. The Laurel Public Library will host lunch from noon to 1 p.m. and meals will be offered at the Brookville Public Library from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.The program is free for children 18-years-old and younger, adult meals are $3. No enrollment or paperwork is required.last_img

Recession Fears Trigger 800 Point Drop on Wall St.

first_imgThe Dow Jones Industrial Average suffered its worst daily percentage drop of the year after warning signals of a possible recession emerged in the bond market on Wednesday.The market closed at 25,479 fueled by the 10 year Treasury Bond dropping to 1.6 percent, below the yield of the 2 year bond.The last time the 10 year yield dropped below the 2 year in 2007 a recession followed.Global economic uncertainty and the ongoing U.S.-China trade war are pushing investors to sell stocks and invest in government bonds.The banking sector was also hit hard on Wednesday with Citigroup falling 5 percent and Bank of America and J.P. Morgan falling more than four percent.The NASDAQ also fell 242 points to close at 7,744 and the S&P 500 closed down 86 points to close at 2,840.last_img read more