Archive - 2013
The Adams County Council and the county commissioners met early Tuesday morning to receive a presentation from Dave Sholl of SchenkelSchultz on the courthouse study results, which compared a three-story courthouse concept with a four-story concept.
Former Adams Central Athletic Director (AD) Rick Minnich has been named as the interim AD for the 2013-14 school year. Minnich had retired at the end of the last school year.
Roger Newton, who was hired as AD by the board in June, resigned the position Monday to accept another job.
Structural defects in three areas of the exterior walls at Bellmont High School will take nearly $2 million to fully correct, straining the school district's capital improvement fund and leaving school officials searching for sufficient yet cost-effective remedies.
Larry Carty, business manager at North Adams Community Schools, for months has been providing updates to school board members of the status of walls that are cracked and bowed in the high school's library, theater and gymnasium areas.
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.