May 19th, 2015
Tonight's final Northeast Hoosier Conference baseball game will go a long way to telling who will be crowned champs in the NHC. The Braves host East Noble and hope to go 5-2, while New Haven can clinch the conference with a win over mighty Homestead on the road. A loss for the Bulldogs and a win for Bellmont would prompt a three-way tie atop the standings in the final NHC season.
Look for the results in tomorrow's paper!
Tim Barkey, who has been wearing two hats as Adams County engineer and superintendent of the county highway department, on Monday resigned his highway job.
A few evening raindrops were enough to produce a rainbow Monday in Decatur. The scene above is looking south toward Lake Shore Addition on the city’s east side.
The Adams County commissioners will open bids for construction of a new county jail later this afternoon. See tomorrow's Daily Democrat to see if those bids come in below the engineering estimate for the project.
Adams County Engineer and Highway Superintendent Tim Barkey has resigned his position as Highway Superintendent.
See tomorrow's print or online editions for the complete story.
UNION MILLS, Ind. (AP) — Northern Indiana authorities say road rage might have contributed to a fatal crash.
The LaPorte County Sheriff’s Department says the crash Sunday night on a rural road near the town of Union Mills killed 38-year-old Michael Edwards of LaPorte.
Abby is a 6 year-old Shih Tzu sent to us by Jim and Sheryl Rauch of Decatur. She enjoys visits from our grandsons and going for rides. Last fall she went on a long ride to Tennessee and enjoyed meeting new people. Ice cream is one of her favorite treats.
Traci Stolze, Fort Wayne, shows her patriotism as the American Legion Post 43 Color Guard entered during the fourth annual Armed Forces Day event held Saturday at The Wet Spot. The crowd flowed throughout the evening as live musical entertainment, food, raffles and more helped raise money for the Homes for Wounded Warriors project.
Volunteers are needed at 6 p.m. today when Decatur Chamber of Commerce representatives meet at the northeast corner of the courthouse square to fill decorative downtown planters with flowers. The chamber were scheduled to receive an assist from students at North Adams Community School's ACCES school, who planned to be in the downtown area later this morning filling some planters.
Crews from Recycling Bin in Decatur were on hand at the Adams County transfer station Saturday morning to collect unwanted televisions, computers and other electronic devices during the county's annual E-waste collection day.