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Lady Jet netters blast Garrett in sweep

September 11, 2012

    MONROE—The Lady Jets took care of their home court against the Garrett Railroaders on Tuesday night in an exciting ACAC contest that featured Adams Central sweeping the visitors in three games 25-14, 25-22, 25-20.
    AC, now 3-0 in conference (10-2 overall), went through phases in the match against the Lady Railroaders but the end result was another "W" for coach Ashley Beard.

V. Marcille Dear

September 11, 2012

    V. Marcille (Davis) Dear, 77, of Fort Wayne, formerly of Adams County, passed away at 1:40 a.m. on Monday, September 10, 2012, at her residence, after a battle with leukemia.
    She was born on Wednesday, May 29, 1935, in Geneva.
    Mrs. Dear was an extreme gardener and she enjoyed sketching, gourmet cooking and sewing.

Beatrice Lavaugn Johnson

September 11, 2012

    Beatrice Lavaugn Johnson, 107, died Monday at Woodcrest Nursing Center.    Arrangements pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.

Betty L. Moser

September 11, 2012

    Betty L. Moser, 83, of Berne, passed away September 10, 2012, in Berne.
    She was born to the late Earl E. and Alma L. (Raudenbush) Sipe on December 28, 1928, in Adams County.
    Betty married Nelson A. Moser on February 28, 1953.

Faith healer still at it 30 years after trial

September 11, 2012

    SPENCERVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Solomon Wickey doesn’t remember much about his trial. At least, that’s what he says.
    Wickey puts his fingers to his lips and gazes down. His hair, in a traditional bowl cut, is a deep white now and his beard gray. He sits in a small chair in his office wearing a blue shirt and black pants that note his Amish heritage.

Courthouse near finish

September 11, 2012

    Everything looks "real well" with the work that has been completed on the courthouse, according to Dave Meyer of the county's building and maintenance department.
    Meyer told the county commissioners on Monday that he met with architect Dave Sholl, of Schenkel and Schultz Architecture, last Friday to inspect the nearly completed restoration of the courthouse.

Ivy Tech numbers continue growth

September 11, 2012

    The Decatur Chamber of Commerce resumed its monthly luncheon series Monday at the Woodcrest retirement community with a talk from Lisa Smith, Ivy Tech Community College outreach coordinator for Adams County.
    Smith said Ivy Tech currently has 150,000 students at 29 locations in Indiana, and offers classes in more than 75 individual communities. The college's northeast division, which includes campuses in Fort Wayne, serves more than 10,000 students, she said.

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