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Trending video: Peyton Manning dancing at practice - KTNV

July 29, 2014

Peyton Manning dancing at practice - KTNV

Terry G. Hike II

July 29, 2014

    Terry G. Hike II, 46, Fort Wayne, formerly of Decatur, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at his mother’s residence in Bluffton.
    He was born Oct. 3, 1967, to Terry G. and Mary J. (Dyer) Hike. 
    Terry was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in Decatur and was a 1986 graduate of Bellmont High School. He worked as a medical dialysis consultant. He was also a manager for Ammolite Jewels in St. Thomas of the U.S. Virgin Islands and in Skagway, Alaska.

Ronda L. Cowans

July 29, 2014

    Ronda L. Cowans, 49, Decatur was fatally injured in an automobile accident north of Decatur Sunday, July 28, 2014.
    Arrangements are pending at Zwick and Jahn Funeral Home in Decatur.

2014 county Fact Book in today’s DDD

July 29, 2014

     Included inside Tuesday's edition of the Decatur Daily Democrat is the 2014 edition of our annual Fact Book.  
The 66-page edition is a comprehensive listing of federal, state and local governmental offices, local fire and police agencies and first responders. Also included is information pertaining to area recreational activities, towns cities and villages, churches, libraries, medical professionals and more.
The special edition was made possible by the sponsors featured within the publication.

Elks aid in Girl Scout Cabin renovation

July 29, 2014

     Decatur Elk members recently joined with Girl Scouts of Adams County for a celebration at the Girl Scout Cabin in Hanna Nuttman Park. Decatur Elks Lodge Exalted Ruler Pat McCormick organized the event, which attracted some 50 participants. The Elks donated $2,000 to make improvements at the Girl Scout Cabin.  Lodge also members volunteered to do plumbing, paint, provide heavy-duty doors for the cabin and other work at the facility.

 

Grand Marshall

July 29, 2014

     State Rep. Matt Lehman, R-Berne, served as the grand marshall in his hometown parade Saturday as the 2014 Swiss Days Festival wrapped up Saturday.

 

Gordon wins 5th Brickyard crown

July 29, 2014

FOR THE FANS—Brickyard 400 winner Jeff Gordon takes the time to appease this young fan before the race Sunday signing a replica of Gordon’s #24 car. Gordon is now a 5-time winner of the event. (Photo by Chris McCoy)

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