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Archive - Oct 18, 2012

House donated to library is demolished

October 18, 2012

    A crew from Luginbill Excavating made short work of the demolition of a residence on the northeast corner of Jefferson and Third streets in Decatur on Wednesday.
    As pedestrians gathered and motorists drove past to see, the former Richard Roudebush home was razed in anticipation of converting the site into a green space area to be used by the Adams Public Library System.    

Sewer project decision due next month

October 18, 2012

    Members of the Adams County Regional Sewer District board hope to know by next month the future of a proposed a proposed $4.5 million sewer project to serve the rural areas of Monmouth, Bobo, Pleasant Mills and Arcadia Village.
    What shape that project takes, if any, will largely depend on upcoming negotiations with Decatur officials over ancillary costs associated with treating sewage from the outlying areas.

New physician joins hospital

October 18, 2012

    Dr. Kathleen Heimann joined the staff of Adams Memorial (AMH) Hospital this week and is partnering with Drs. Crystal Jencks and Jessamine Hippensteel in their Decatur Family Medicine practice.
    Heimann is currently accepting new patients to the Decatur Family Medicine group as well as obstetric patients. A hospital spokesperson said, “Dr. Heimann has a special gift in relating to and educating her patients, plus she is fluent in Spanish.”

Randall F. Culver

October 18, 2012

    Randall F. Culver, 73, of Berne, died Wednesday at Chalet Village.
    Among survivors are his mother, Rev. Dortha Culver of Tempe of Ariz.; wife, Janice (Hay) Culver of Berne; daughters, Carolyn (Gary) Livengood of New Haven; Catherine L. (David) Ziegenfuss of Walnutport, Pa.; Carin Riley of LaPort, Ind.; and Barbara L. (Edwin) Welch of Upland, Ind.
    Visitation will be from 2-5 and 6-8 p.m. on Friday at Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday at Mt. Hope Church.

William H. Lewis

October 18, 2012

    William H. Lewis, 76, of White House, Tenn., died at his residence on Tuesday, October 16, 2012.
    Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy.
 

Selking makes Crossroads Conference team

October 18, 2012

CONTINUING THE COUGAR CAUSE—University of Saint Francis junior Chelsea Selking earned a third consecutive selection to the Crossroads League all-conference tennis team for the 2012 season. Selking, a graduate of Adams Central, finished play with a 10-1 overall record at No. 1 singles. She won her first eight matches of the season. She finished 5-1 in singles play and 7-6 overall in No. 1 doubles, 3-5 in conference play. (Photo provided)

   The Patriots of Heritage will be welcomed in tonight by the Bellmont Squaws on the...
    FORT WAYNE—Again utilizing a less-than-full roster of athletes, the...
    MONROE— Adams Central scored all 17 runs after the third inning to win a...

 

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