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Archive - Sep 13, 2012

Thomas W. Hebein

September 13, 2012

    Thomas W. Hebein, 81, of Sunrise, Florida, passed away on August 28, 2012, at Hospice by the Sea in Boca Raton, Fla.
    He was born on November 22, 1930, in Milwaukee, Wis., to the late Martin and Justine (Shirza) Hebein.
    Thomas was married to Carla Rose (Klepper) Hebein; she died in 1991.

Rosa R. Hilty

September 13, 2012

    Rosa R. Hilty, 89, Spencerville, Ind., passed away at her residence on Wednesday, September 12, 2012.
    She was born on April 3, 1923, to the late John J. and Rosina (Schwartz) Schwartz.
    Rosa was a member of the Old Order Amish.

Schools face loss of key grant

September 13, 2012

    This year is the fifth and final year for the Safe Schools/Healthy Students (SS/HS) grant for Adams County, which means that several programs will come to an end and the school districts will need to find other sources of funding.

Fred A. Scheiderer

September 13, 2012

    Fred A. Scheiderer, 95, of Decatur, passed away on Tuesday, September 11, 2012, at Adams Memorial Hospital.
    Born in Kenton, Ohio, on February 17, 1917, Fred was the son of the late George W. and Matilda Viola (Dyer) Scheiderer.
    He married Melba L. Kraft on February 17, 1938; she passed away on June 18, 2000.

County has two human West Nile cases

September 13, 2012

    Two human cases of West Nile Virus (WNV) have now been confirmed in Adams County and there may be a third case, Environmental Director Terry Smith of the Adams County Health Department said Wednesday.
    The municipalities will continue spraying and the public should check their property for containers with rainwater, Smith said

Library wireless use more than doubles in year

September 13, 2012

    The Adams Public Library recently reported that wireless usage in 2012 has more than doubled that of 2011.  A more drastic increase was shown in the month of August — over 1,100 connections were made in comparison to only 346 in August of 2011.

Braves blast Stars, 5-0

September 13, 2012

    BERNE—Bellmont got back to their winning ways with a decisive 5-0 win against their lowly county rival South Adams on Wednesday night.
    The Starfires are still chugging through a rebuilding season of sorts and the Braves took advantage sealing three of the five wins in in double-goose egg fashion.

   Bellmont High School product Brian Hakes had a busy and productive Fourth of July...
MENTALLY TOUGH—Lucas Van De Weg (green shirt) stands with his family as he accepts the Don...
MONROE YOUTH LEAGUE RUNNERS UP—Decatur Dental Services were awarded with their hardware for...

 

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