Skip to main content

Archive - Oct 2010

Date
Type

October 11th

Annual Walk for Warmth set

October 11, 2010

    Political candidates will be running on November 2 (Election Day), but people wishing to help others in need will be walking on November 4.
    Millie Deaton, who heads the Adams County office of Community and Family Services (CFS), has announced that this year's CFS-sponsored Walk for Warmth will take place in Decatur on Thursday, November 4, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

October 8th

Skaggs’ goals key as Braves blank Stars in tourney

October 8, 2010

    Bellmont used a pair of second half goals to fashion a 2-0 victory over South Adams in the opening game of the IHSAA boys soccer sectional at the Bellmont field Thursday night.

Squaws lock up NHC spike title

October 8, 2010

    Madison Schultz knocked down 11 kills in 19 attempts with only two errors, adding a solo block, a block-assist and three digs to lead Bellmont to a three-game sweep of Columbia City Thursday at the BHS court.
    The win clinched the NHC championship for the Squaws, who went unbeaten in league play for the fifth straight season.
    In six years under Craig Krull, the Squaws are now 41-1 in the NHC.

AC band strikes gold to advance

October 8, 2010

    The Adams Central High School Band has qualified for the Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) regional competition by virtue of receiving a “Gold” rating in the recent District Class D competition.
    The judges also singled out the Squadron of Sound for one of the three top awards in its class. Adams Central received best “General Effect.”

Save the bridge rally held

October 8, 2010

    An estimated 80 to 90 people attended a public hearing, dinner, and concert at the covered bridge near Ceylon on Thursday evening in perfect weather. Among the guests was Marsh Davis, president of Indiana Landmarks, who pointed out that the bridge is on the National Register of Historic Places.

October 7th

Joel Bone could be released today

October 7, 2010

    INDIANAPOLIS—"He's doing quite well and hopefully will be coming home with us today," exclaimed Roxanne Bone this morning when asked how her son, Joel, was doing at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.
    Bone suffered a potentially critical neck injury Monday night in a junior varsity football game while playing quarterback for Marian University against Anderson University. He suffered fractures to the top two vertebrae of his cervical spine located  at the very top of the spine at the base of the skull.

Paul F. Neal

October 7, 2010

    Paul F. "Buzz" Neal, 71, of Geneva, died Wednesday at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.
    He was born in Adams County on April 12, 1939, to Waldo D. "Bud" Neal and Bernice P. Biery Neal.
    Among survivors are his wife, Jane; three sons, Mark Neal of Seymour, Tennessee; Tom Neal of Fayetteville, West Virginia; and Jim Neal of Geneva; and three stepsons, Kenneth Noble Jr. of Decatur; Kevin Noble of Eaton; and Waylan Niece of Huntington.

Dennis R. Welker

October 7, 2010

    Dennis R. Welker, 55, of Decatur, died at home on October 6, 2010.
    Funeral arrangements are pending at Haggard and Sefton Funeral Home, Decatur.

Annual parade on 25th

October 7, 2010

    Decatur's annual Callithumpian Parade will be an early one this year, scheduled for Monday, October 25, but the annual fireworks show may not go off at all.
    Travis Alexander, representing the city's Callithumpian Committee, appeared before Decatur City Council on Tuesday night to request several street closings. In so doing, he revealed dates for the parade and fireworks.

Isch to be the grand marshall of parade

October 7, 2010

    Larry Isch, recently retired from First Bank of Berne, has been selected as the 2010 Callithumpian Parade Grand Marshall.
    Isch has been a member of the parade committee for 35 years and works diligently to make the parade a success, the Calllithumpian Committee said in making the announcement.
    He was the recipient of the 2009 Service Award from the Callithumpian Committee.

DECATUR SENIOR LEAGUE SOFTBALL CHAMPIONS—With a perfect record of 12-0 including tournament...
MONSTER TOURNEY WINNERS—The Monroe Youth League hosted their sixth annual Monster Softball...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes