Debbie Wachter



Debbie's been a journalist at the New Castle News since 1978, and covers county government, police and fire, New Castle schools, environment and various other realms. She also writes features, takes photos and video and copy edits.

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New Castle police are investigating a second weekend homicide after a man was shot and killed Sunday evening on the city’s North Hill.

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Check the list of Halloween activities in your community to find out when trick or treat and other events are happening.

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Lawrence County planning staff members have put finishing touches on the new Quaker Falls county park in preparation for next week's grand opening.

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