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Archive - Oct 3, 2012

Mandate elevating rates: Sewage fees may rise 50% over 3 years

October 3, 2012

    The Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) continues to knock on Decatur's door and as a result the city's sewage rates are going to go up and up over the next three years, it was learned at Tuesday night's city council meeting.

Geneva eyes noise ordinance

October 3, 2012

    The Geneva Town Council approved a noise ordinance on the first of three readings at its meeting on Tuesday.
    The ordinance prohibits unreasonable, unnecessary, excessive and offensive noise from all sources. The ordinance explains that certain levels of noise are detrimental to the health, safety, comfort and repose of the citizens of the town of Geneva.

Loshe gets ‘the icing on the cake’

October 3, 2012

    The newest member of the Decatur Police Department was sworn in Monday by Adams County Clerk-Treasurer Phyllis Whitright.
    Decatur native Derek Loshe has been a reserve officer with the police department for the past one and one-half years and worked in the Allen County jail for approximately two years prior to returning to Decatur.

Jessie King

October 3, 2012

    Jessie King, 90, Berne, died Wednesday at Adams Memorial Hospital.
    Arrangements are pending at Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home.

Rick J. Ladd

October 3, 2012

    RIck J. Ladd, 60, of Decatur, died Tuesday at Lutheran Hospital.
    Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.

Harry W. Luginbill

October 3, 2012

    Harry W. Luginbill, 85, Berne, died Tuesday at Swiss Village.
    Arrangements are pending at Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home.

Jets blast Raiders in ACAC first round

October 3, 2012

 

     MONROEVILLE—The ACAC co-champion Lady Jets moved on as predicted against a struggling Southern Wells squad in two, but the South Adams Lady Stars nearly pulled off the unlikely upset against the Leo Lions losing in three sets to the other co-champs.

   Greg Coyne made a big stride to the overall top of the standings with this week'...
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    The St. Joe sixth grade boys and girls recently hosted the Barney Schultz...

 

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