Archive - Sep 27, 2013
Tonight's webcast will be of the Adams Central Jets hosting the South Adams Starfires in Monroe. The gamecast will begin with the pre-game at about 6:40 p.m. with kick-off slated for 7 p.m. To view the game, click on the link below. Once on Livestream, log in with a username and password and enjoy the free service.
Eltalka Rose "Dollie" Bentz, 89, Decatur, died Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, at Woodcrest Nursing Center.
She was born in Adams County on Oct. 19, 1923, to the late James C. and Ada (Death) Everett Sr. She married Leo G. Bentz on July 29, 1950; he preceded her in death on June 19, 2001.
Dollie was a member of St. Mary's of the Assumption Catholic Church and its Rosary Society. She was a homemaker and also worked for GE of Decatur. She was active volunteer at Woodcrest.
Florence A. Engle, 98, Decatur, died Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013. Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home.
Ann (Horner) Kahlert, 81, Berne, passed away peacefully at her home on Sept. 25, 2013.
She was born to the late Klemens and Katharina (Flink) Horner on Nov. 11, 1931, in Katharinental, Ukraine. Before her marriage in 1959 to Josef N. Kahlert, she held a position in Stuttgart, Germany. After arriving in the United States on Sept. 25, 1955, she was the assistant koechin at the St. Alexius Hospital in Bismark, N.D.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The job market is sending signs that it may be strengthening.
The number of people seeking unemployment benefits has sunk to its lowest point in six years because few companies are laying anyone off anymore.
A survey of service companies found that they added jobs last month at their fastest pace in six months.
And more small businesses say they plan to hire than at any point since the recession began.
The fourth annual Lehman Park Harvest Festival will be held in Berne on Saturday, Oct. 5. Proceeds received from the festival will benefit the Lehman Park Equipment Fund and will be used to make improvements to the park playground areas. A complete list of festival events will appear next week in the Democrat.
For the second time in six days, a juggernaut in the NHC has fallen at the hands of the smallest school in the conference.
Bellmont posted an impressive sweep of the Carroll Chargers on Thursday night at the Teepee improving to 3-0 in the conference and knocking off the team that had the best chance of beating the Squaws this season.