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Archive - 2013

January 21st

Adams Central’s New Tech extended 2 years – School board members still have concerns

January 21, 2013

    Students involved in Adams Central's New Tech (NT) program demonstrated what they have learned for members of the AC Board of Education at its meeting this week.
    Several students participating in NT presented the board with projects they have completed, as well as talking about their experiences with NT.
    Juniors Abby Snyder, Katie Carroll, and Jenny Schultz presented a video the students developed for Business Professionals of America (BPA), which the three students joined this year.

County's jobless numbers up again

January 21, 2013

Adams County jobless
rates, last 13 months

7.7 % in December 2012
7.4% in November 2012
6.6% in October 2012
6.6% in September 2012
7.3%  in August 2012
7.6% in July 2012
7.9% in June 2012
7.3% in May 2012
7.0% in April 2012
8.0% in March 2012
8.3% in February 2012
8.5% in January 2012
8.5 % in December 2011

Silver Arrow queen crowned

January 21, 2013

    Madison Stoppenhagen was crowned Bellmont High School's 2012 Silver Arrow Queen during ceremonies at Saturday night's basketball game.
    Last year's queen, Taylor Kennedy, was on hand to crown Stoppenhagen.
    The BHS senior is the daughter of Kent and Monica Stoppenhagen of Preble Township.
    Other candidates were Tessa Bolton and Megan Schueler.

Jets earn revenge on Leo; AC hoists conference crown

January 21, 2013

    BERNE — The wrestling Jets answered the call of head coach Doug Schultz Saturday with all 14 grapplers earning places, including four championships, as the Jets took the ACAC Wrestling Tournament with 242 points to the 220 of second-place Leo.  South Adams was third with 202 points.
    “Really, going in we thought our depth could win the thing and that’s exactly how we won. Our kids came back and got a lot of pins in the wrestlebacks and that was key,” said Schultz.

Carroll tops E. Noble in NHC bouts; Braves 4th

January 21, 2013

    AUBURN — Carroll took four championships and five runner-up slots, and all 14 wrestlers scored Saturday as the Chargers held off East Noble 262-248.5 to add the 2013 Northeast Hoosier Conference Wrestling Tournament crown to their dual-meet season title.

January 19th

Bellmont vs. Homestead Boys Basketball Webcast

January 19, 2013

Follow this link to the webcast of tonight's boys' game. Log into the service and enjoy the broadcast.

http://new.livestream.com/accounts/2267246/events/1816744?query=bellmont...

January 18th

Combs’ 20 points not enough to hold Tigers

January 19, 2013

    BLUFFTON—It was a 42-42 tie with 1:35 left in the ball game when Chandler Prible stole a pass at mid-court and drove in for a lay-up that put Bluffton up for good on the Adams Central Flying Jets Friday night at the Tigers' Den.
    Both teams entered the contest 3-0 in the ACAC but Bluffton was the team hoisting up the hardware after knocking off Woodlan in the title game at the Coliseum last week for the conference crown.    

Amish scheme brings 6-year term

January 18, 2013

    Michelle D. Rodriguez, 32, Decatur, the alleged mastermind behind a string of armed robberies of Amish families by three teenage boys in September of 2012, was handed a six-year prison term in Adams Superior Court on Thursday..
    Rodriguez pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit armed robbery. Judge Patrick R. Miller handed down the sentence.

Hoosier Pattern and Fleetwood to be honored

January 18, 2013

    The Decatur Chamber of Commerce has named Hoosier Pattern Inc, as its 2012 Small Business of the Year and Fleetwood RV as the 2012 Large Business of the Year. 
    Each year the Chamber names an outstanding company that has demonstrated a high degree of community involvement and good corporate citizenship to this honor., the Chamber said in a news release.

Go to game, and maybe win $15,000

January 18, 2013

    When the Adams County Crime Fighters take on the Fort Wayne K105 radio team in a benefit basketball game on February 18, one person in attendance will have the opportunity to win $15,000.
    The game to benefit the local Crime Stoppers program will start at 7 p.m. in the Bellmont High School gym.

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