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Archive - Mar 6, 2012

New shelter complaints are aired

March 6, 2012

    Once again a group area residents met with the Adams County Commissioners Monday to address concerns regarding the Adams County Animal Shelter.
     Joanna Stanley of Decatur said that according to a veterinarian in Berne, whom she declined to name, the animals at the shelter are suffering from upper respiratory infections, which are highly contagious to other animals as well as humans.

Police in crackdown against drunk driving

March 6, 2012

    "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" is the newest theme of a police push to crackdown on drunk drivers, it was announced Monday by Decatur Police Chief Ken Ketzler.

NA rural board seat boundaries clarified

March 6, 2012

    A recent story in the Democrat outlining the selection process for candidates for the District 2 seat on the North Adams school board incorrectly listed the geographic boundaries for the district.
    District 2 includes the eastern half of Root Township, east of County Road 000; all of Union Township, and a portion of Washington Township.

LaVon Naomi Grice

March 6, 2012

    LaVon Naomi Grice, 90, of Decatur, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, March 4, 2012, at Ossian Health Care.
    LaVon was born in on September 26, 1921, in Decatur, to the late Don and Della (Cook) DeBolt.
    She lived all her life in or around Decatur; however, the past five years she has resided at Ossian Health and Rehab.    
    She married Frank J. Grice on June 9, 1939; he preceded her in death.

Danny Dwayne Morgan

March 6, 2012

     Danny Dwayne Morgan, 66, Bluffton, died on Saturday, March 3, at his residence.
    Among survivors are his wife, Debborah (Cowan) Morgan of Naples, Fla.; sister, Paula (Steven) Holloway of Decatur; and brother Gary (Karla) Morgan of Decatur.
    There will be a private family memorial held at a later.
    Arrangements were by Goodwin Memorial Chapel, Bluffton.

NHC names two Braves to all-conference

March 6, 2012

    The Northeast Hoosier Conference has announced its boys basketball conference squads for the 2011-12 year with two Braves making the list.
    Homestead, who finished unblemished in the conference, placed two players on the first team, Nick Gamble and Zach Terrell, as did fellow conference teams New Haven, Columbia City, and Norwell (Kyle Fillman and Josh VanMeter) who all finished at the top of the standings. Carroll (freshman Chandler White) and DeKalb put one player each on to round out the first team.

Flying Jets win sectional title!

March 6, 2012

    BERNE— Senior Maverick Baumer and junior Dalton Combs both put up 20+ points for the Jets in their sectional final win against the Bishop Luers Knights held at the Stardome on Monday night, 74-62, earning them the right to cut down the nets.

    Bellmont volleyball opened up their season on Tuesday night with a three-set...
   It's BACK!!! Bellmont webcasting has come full circle and once again will bring...
    LEO-CEDARVILLE— The Lady Jets ventured to Lions' country at Cedar...

 

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