Fumbles and critical plays still curse the Purdue football program as was demonstrated last Saturday at Ross-Ade Stadium.
Iowa scored the first touchdown in nine plays and 90 yards at 11:15 in the second quarter. Purdue responded in six plays and 35 yards to tie the game 7-7. Momentum and energy soon began to change when the Hawkeyes, with 1:57 on the clock before halftime, scored a touchdown sending the two teams into the locker rooms with Iowa leading 14-7.
It’s official. The Adams County courthouse and superior court building projects have been put on hold.
The Adams County Council voted unanimously Tuesday morning to table the projects, with the move precipitated by the recent exploding population numbers at the Adams County jail.
Proficiency test scores at North Adams Community Schools were down during the most recent round of statewide testing, and administrators are attempting to put in place programs and strategies to address that shortfall.
The school district’s board of eduction on Tuesday evening heard a presentation from Krista Schloss, program assessment director for the district, who reviewed the latest ISTEP+ scores with the board.
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Decatur firefighters responded Tuesday morning to a fire at the duplex home of Daniel McCoy, 1022 Woodridge Drive, and Becky Dickson, 1024 Woodridge Drive. Damage was extensive to both structures. See today's print or online editions for additional details.
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It was another week of upsets in the NFL and college game as noted by the two brackets with a -9 this week. The winners hung tough with the punches suffering only -2 and -3 respectively, however, with the tie-breaking score of 48 points between Denver and San Diego. Tonja Anweiler was the winner with -2 (51), while Harley Hilty was second at -2 (72) and Todd Martinez was third place with -3 (57).
Bellmont High School honored military veterans Monday as a part of an inaugural memorial ceremony for Veterans Day.
Vince Faurote, a student at Bellmont High School, welcomed some 20 local veterans and their families and spoke about the historical importance of Veterans Day and why it is held on Nov.11.