Archive - Jul 31, 2013
Anna L. Isch, 100, of Bluffton, died at 3:33 p.m. Monday, July 29, 2013, at Christian Care Retirement Community.
Anna was born in Adams County on September 3, 1912, to the late Jehu and Lydia (Maller) Gerber.
She married Ervin L. Isch in Wells County on May 28, 1939; he preceded her in death on April 14, 1998.
Anna was a homemaker. She was a member of Apostolic Christian Church.
An official of Aging & In-Home Services of Northeast Indiana (AIHS) said Tuesday the agency is seeking a new Decatur site for its restaurant voucher program, suspended since the closing of Spring Garden Restaurant at the intersection of Winchester Road, 13th and 2nd streets.
The first-ever BerneOff — an amateur grilling event being billed as "a little friendly competition and great bar-b-que" — will be held Saturday, August 17, along Harrison Street, near the Muensterberg Plaza in Berne.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Dots in Blue Water program that has twice sent students and faculty from South Adams High School to Haiti to help native Haitians purify their drinking water supplies.
Adams Central Schools officials have extended by one hour the middle and high school registration period on Thursday. The registration schedule follows:
Elementary registration (grades K-5) will be held in the elementary gym, with open registration from 12-7 p.m.
Middle and high school registration (grades 6-12) will be held in the cafetorium, with open registration from 2-7 p.m.
The Decatur Thunderbirds team went 6-0 to win the Brickhouse Tournament in Monroe's 12-under division earlier this month, while the Decatur Braves' 9-under squad surprised the field by winning the 10-under division.