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Archive - 2014

May 20th

Abe R. Yoder

May 20, 2014

    Abe R. Yoder, 64, Geneva, died Sunday, May 18, 2014.

Ray Feaster

May 20, 2014

 
    Ray Feaster, 93, Geneva, died Sunday, May 18, 2014, at Swiss Village Retirement Center in Berne. 
    Survivors include his wife, Eunice (Wilson) Feaster of Berne; two daughters, Leota (Doug) David and Janice Wolford, both of Geneva; a son, Alfred (Linda) Feaster Jr. of Berne; nine grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.
    Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. May 28, at Downing and Glancy Funeral Home, 100 N. Washington St., Gevena, with Wayne Steury officiating.

Michael J. Magsamen

May 20, 2014

    Michael J. Magsamen, 62,  Decatur, died Sunday.
    Arrangements pending at Haggard-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home.

Brune to county: Use current jail site

May 20, 2014

    Another week, another opponent.
    Decatur resident Jason Brune appeared before the Adams County Commissioners Monday afternoon with an information packet he had assembled in an attempt to dissuade county officials from the concept of locating the proposed jail/superior court complex in the downtown area.

Spring training

May 20, 2014

     After a week of cold, wet weather, Monday’s temperatures were more conducive to spring activities. Youth baseball teams took to the diamond to practice for the upcoming seasons, including the two young hardballers spotted at Hanna-Nuttman Park.

Field Work

May 20, 2014

     Warmer weather may finally be upon us and area farmers, like this one on 200E northeast of Berne, are taking advantage of the of sunny skies to work their fields.

Braves oust Columbia City in dual

May 20, 2014

    The Braves made due with what they had at the plate Monday night rocking another conference victory over Columbia City at home, 3-1.
    Ryan Okoniewski pitched a complete game victory for the Braves allowing just one run on seven scattered hits with zero walks and four K's.
    "Tonight was a great game," Bellmont coach Ben Fawbush noted. "Ryan pitched extremely well and I couldn't have asked for more of him. His off-speed stuff was working well mixed with his fastball."

May 19th

Mary J. Murchland

May 19, 2014

    Mary Jane Murchland, 86, Decatur, passed away Sunday, May 18, 2014, at Markle Health and Rehabilitation.
    She was born Sunday, May 29, 1927, in Adams County, the daughter of the late Harry Oren and Emily L (Bracht) Worden. 
    She married Eugene R. “Hugo” Murchland April 13, 1947, at the Salem United Church of Christ in Magley; he passed away March 6, 2014.

Ray Feaster

May 19, 2014

    Ray Feaster, 93, Geneva, died Sunday, May 18, 2014, at Swiss Village Retirement Center in Berne. 
    Survivors include his wife, Eunice (Wilson) Feaster of Berne; two daughters, Leota (Doug) David and Janice Wolford, both of Geneva; a son, Alfred (Linda) Feaster Jr. of Berne; nine grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and five  great-great-grandchildren.
    Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Downing and Glancy Funeral Home, 100 N. Washington St., Gevena, with Wayne Steury officiating.

Tons of e-waste collected

May 19, 2014

     Adams County residents took advantage of the opportunity to dispose of unwanted electronic devices — free of charge — during the Adams County Solid Waste District’s Electronic Waste Day Saturday. Van Eichelberger, owner of The Recycling Bin firm that coordinated the event, said residents were lined up early and brought in items throughout the morning in what he termed an overwhelmingly successful day.

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