Archive - 2013
SAN DIEGO, CA — Sunday morning dawned on San Diego’s Mission Bay with major questions to be answered on the final day of racing in the 2013 H1 Unlimited Hydroplane Season.â€¨
Members of the Adams County Commissioners and the Adams County Council were updated Tuesday morning on various design aspects of the proposed new courthouse by Cory Miller, principal of the Fort Wayne architectural firm of Schenkel-Schultz.
What’s needed, how to plan for it and present it, and numerous other aspects of a bid for a Stellar Communities grant was unveiled for Decatur City Council at its meeting on Tuesday night.
Crews from the Indiana Department of Transportation have gathered beneath the Wendell Macklin bridge in Decatur this week in preparation for a log-jam and sand bar removal project.
Photo by J Swygart
GARRETT — The Lady Jets flexed their muscles against another ACAC opponent on the volleyball court Tuesday night sweeping the Garrett Lady Railroaders 25-13, 25-18, 25-17.
Adams Central moves to 3-0 in the conference and have not dropped a set in league play yet this season.
"We've done well so far but we'll have a test on Thursday," noted AC coach Ashley Beard of the Woodlan match looming later this week. Woodlan is also 3-0.
Tamara L. Miller, 54, Decatur, passed away at 7:15 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, at Woodcrest Nursing Center.
She was born in Decatur on Sunday, Feb. 8, 1959, to the late Robert Roebuck and Jane (Dick) Roebuck-DeRoo; her mother survives.
Tamara had been a CNA at Woodcrest Nursing Center for 11 years.
Sarah Margolis Ketron Robinson, 70, died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, at Meadowview Regional Medical Center.
She was born in Dayton, Ky., on April 10, 1943, to the late Frank Ketron and Frances Glass Cummings.
Sarah attended New Life Fellowship Church.
John L. Scheimann, 82, of Mission, Texas, passed away on Sept. 11, 2013, in Brownsville, Texas.
John was born on May 6, 1931 to the late John and Margaret (Elliott) Scheimann. He married Lois Kitchen on Oct. 5, 1957. She survives in Mission.
John served in the U.S. Army. He owned and operated J & L Trucking in McAllen, Texas, and was still actively involved until shortly before his passing. He resided in Decatur for many years.
The following is a list of the top Pigskin Pickers for this week, the second of a long college/pro season to come! Congrats to the top three who each win prizes including the winner, Doug Anweiler, who did not miss a game this week, as well as harley Hilty and Jack Macklin. Ties were settled based on the tie-breaker score, which was 92 points.
Two Bluffton High School students were taken into police custody Monday after officials believe they left a note in a restroom warning of a bomb in the school earlier that morning.
Bluffton Police Chief Tammy Schaffer said her department received a call from school officials at 9:50 a.m. Monday saying there was a bomb threat at the school. The warning was delivered via a note found in a school bathroom.