Newstalk ZB 20/11/2011A family lobby group says the only way to tackle child abuse is by conducting a Commission of Inquiry. Family First director Bob McCoskrie says the violent deaths of 10 children in the past 16 months are a shocking statistic, and should be ample evidence for the need for urgent action. He says with inquiries have been held into other tragedies like Pike River and the Christchurch earthquakes, it makes sense to look into one of the greatest social problems facing New Zealand. Bob McCoskrie says he’s struggling to find a political party willing to front up to the issue on the scale required.http://www.newstalkzb.co.nz/newsdetail1.asp?storyid=209334Newstalk ZB News LISTEN
Versailles, In. — Recently the Indiana State Police, Ripley County Sheriff’s Department and the Versailles Fire Department attended the Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh celebration at the Versailles State Park. The Hindu tradition is a way of thanking first responders for their efforts to serve and protect our communities.