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Archive - May 2013

May 1st

Estella Nussbaum

May 1, 2013

    Estella Nussbaum, 86, of Berne, died this morning.
    Arrangements are pending at Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home.

House fires not linked – Fire death city’s sixth in less than four years

May 1, 2013

    A house fire that killed a Decatur man late Monday evening has been ruled accidental, but the investigation into the cause of that fire is still undetermined, according to Assistant Fire Chief Jim Hitchcock.

Forum looks at economy now and in future

May 1, 2013

    First Merchants Bank, the Chambers of Commerce of Decatur, Berne and Geneva sponsored an economic outlook forum, moderated by IPFW Director of Community Research Institute John Stafford, at Adams Memorial Hospital on Tuesday.
    It was billed as the "first annual" such event.

ISTEP+ tests: schools here, across the state try again

May 1, 2013

    Schools in Adams County, along with those across the state of Indiana, were scheduled to resume ISTEP+ testing today after two days of computer glitches.
    The Indiana Department of Education issued a statement Tuesday evening saying it was ready to resume the required standardized proficiency tests Wednesday after two days of computer glitches affecting the exams’ online portion.
    North Adams, Adams Central and South Adams schools experienced disruptions.

Carroll tops Squaws in NHC tune-up meet

May 1, 2013

    COLUMBIA CITY—At any other time of the track season, Bellmont coach Carl Risch and his Squaws would have had big circles drawn around Tuesday night's NHC triangular match-up between Carroll, Columbia City, and Bellmont, arguably the three best girls' teams in the conference.

    GAS CITY —  Bellmont took step No. 1 on its mission to win a 10th...
GREAT START, HISTORICAL FINISH—The unlikely group of upstart Braves are seen above at the...
ON TO THE IRISH PITCH— Former Bellmont and University of Saint Francis standout, Sam Meyer...

 

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