Archive - Feb 4, 2013
Grace E. Dreher, 88, died on Wednesday, January 30, 2013.
She was born October 18, 1924, in Van Wert, Ohio, to the late Louis and Goldie Long.
Grace was a waitress for 22 years at Richards Restaurant in Fort Wayne.
State Rep. Matt Lehman and State Sen. Travis Holdman would like to see their colleagues in the Indiana General Assembly take a break from additional school reforms during the current legislative session.
Their constituents apparently feel otherwise.
Lehman, R-Berne, and Holdman, R-Markle, fielded questions for 90 minutes Saturday morning during a town hall-style meeting in Decatur. And the bulk of those questions focused on … you guessed it … education.
The final financial statement for 2012 showed that Adams Memorial Hospital (AMH) finished the year $384,021 in the black thanks to over $1.3 million in non-operating revenue received.
That surplus figure is over three times the amount to the good posted by the hospital in 2011 when the year ended at $104,947 in the black.
Dots in Blue Water, the student-led non-profit based out of South Adams High School, is planning on making a third trip to Haiti this summer to assist residents there.
So the students have announced plans for an upcoming "coffee shop" and auction to raise funds for the trip.
"It was definitely, by far, my biggest win," stated South Adams senior LJ Moser, after knocking off No. 1 rated Schuyler Phillips of Yorktown, 3-1, in the 120-pound Jay County Regional Wrestling championship match Saturday.
"I was so nervous with 20 seconds left on the clock. I'm thinking, this is the state runner-up and he's ranked first, and I just have to hold on, and I was able to do it."