Archive - 2013
Ida Lee Hodge, 93, of Evansville, formerly of Decatur, died Tuesday.
Arrangements are pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.
Robert Norman Kreager, 92, of Florida, formerly of Monroeville, passed away Sunday, June 30, 2013, at Sturgill Hospice located in Brooksville, Fla.
Robert was born Saturday, October 23, 1920, in Monroeville, to the late Andrew Wilson and Frances (O'Shaughnessey) Kreager.
He married LaVonne Casselman on December 16, 1978, in Orlando, Fla.; she passed away on June 19, 2007.
Dessie Neuenschwander, 84, Berne, diedTuesday.
Arrangements are pending at Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home.
Master's Heating and Air toppled Arnold's Construction by an 11-3 tally during Tuesday night's semi-final match of Reese play.
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — One of the Indiana teens injured in a parasailing crash in the Florida Panhandle is out of intensive care.
Family members say Alexis Fairchild of Huntington, Ind., remains hospitalized in Panama City but has improved enough for two rehabilitation sessions a day to help her get back to walking.
Two more Berne industries have been awarded "super" tax phase-ins as incentives for expansion projects that will bring nearly 100 additional jobs to southern Adams County over the next three years.
Prosecutor Chris Harvey attended the county commissioners' meeting on Monday to request their assistance in getting the heating and air conditioning in the courthouse repaired.
Adams Public Library System Director Kelly Ehinger has announced plans for an auction to benefit the new Storybook Park that will be constructed just east of the Decatur library site.
The auction, which will begin at 4 p.m. on Saturday, August 24, in downtown Decatur, is being co-sponsored by Yvonne Marie’s Antique Mall and the Decatur Small Business Association. Further details in today's print and e-editions.
Just like T-Birds coach Bobby Corral, I was never a big fan of travel ball in general, and the Cooperstown Dreams Park experience in particular. After spending a week at the Cooperstown Dream Park, like Corral, I've changed my opinion.
The Decatur Thunderbirds have competed together for three years, learning about leadoffs and pitching from the stretch, and being part of a team. They did this while competing in house ball, fulfilling all their obligations along the way. Manager John Macklin and his coaching staff made sure of that.