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December 3rd

Free coats for kids on Saturday

December 3, 2014

    Knights of Columbus Council 864, Decatur, will offer free coats for kids during an event to be held at 5:30 p.m. Saturday at the St. Mary’s Parish Hall.

In the Christmas spirit

December 3, 2014

    Hudson Conkling of Decatur was multi-taking Monday evening — working on some holiday crafts at the Decatur branch of the Adams Public Library while sucking on a candy cane at the same time.


December 2nd

Braves pin five Jets in county mat rivalry renewal, 51-18

December 3, 2014

    Bellmont won nine of the 12 actual matches and each side took a forfeit in a 51-18 Braves' victory over the mat Jets Tuesday night at the Teepee in what was the only home dual meet of the season.
    "It was a real good showing for us," stated veteran Bellmont assistant coach Paul Gunsett, whose Braves improved to 2-0.

Adams Central @ Bellmont, wrestling webcast

December 2, 2014

Tonight the Braves/Jets renew their wrestling rivalry at the Teepee. Coverage will begin after the JV matches (approximately 7:15 p.m.). To tune in, click the link below, then sign in with Facebook or else a username and password.

If the above link does not work:

Pigskin Picks, week 13 results

December 2, 2014

NFL weekend recap

December 2, 2014

Thanksgiving Day Football 11/27/14
Detroit (8-4) 34 vs
Chicago (5-7) 17

Nicholas M. Crickmore

December 2, 2014

    Nicholas “Big Nick” Maurice Crickmore, 64, Decatur, passed away Monday, Dec. 1, 2014, at his residence. Nick was born in Allen County July 13, 1950, to the late Kenneth and Wanda (Mitchell) Crickmore. On Sept. 8, 2007, he married Sarah E. Newby Longsworth; She survives.

Hazel A. Foor

December 2, 2014

    Hazel A. Foor, 101, Decatur, passed away Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, at Adams Woodcrest. She was born in Allen County Dec. 5, 1912, to the late Lafayette and Mary (Gable) Fry. On Dec. 16, 1933, she married Wilbur W. Foor; he preceded her in death Nov. 10, 1992.

Genoveva H. Garcia

December 2, 2014

    Genoveva Hernandez Garcia, 77, Decatur, died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, at Parkview Regional Medical Center. She was born in Mexico Feb. 3, 1937, to Jesus Hernandez-Villanueva and Maria Concepcion Arriza-Mata. On Sept. 26, 1954, she married Arnulfo V. Garcia. He preceded her in death Jan. 13, 2014.
    Garcia was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church and a homemaker. Arnulfo and Genoveva co-owned and operated La Gloria Mexican store on Elm St. in Decatur for 15 years.

Mary E. Kortenber

December 2, 2014

    Mary E. Kortenber, 88, Decatur, died Monday. Arrangements pending at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.