May 7th, 2015
A Decatur man has encountered local obstacles in his effort to aid wounded veterans. Read about it in today's print or online editions.
Adams Central Superintendent of Schools Lori Stiglitz doesn't hide her displeasure after online ISTEP testing at the school forces students to revert to pen and paper to complete the tests. See today's print or online editions to read Stiglitz's comments.
Jane Kaverman was sworn in as the new clerk-treasurer for the town of Geneva Tuesday night. She, along with former clerk Bill Warren (at right) will attempt to put the town's financial records back in order following the resignation last month of Barry Moore from that position. See today's print or online editions to read about the challenges awaiting Kaverman.
Allied Recreation Group's annual Fleetwood National Rally is less than a month away, and the schedule for the Decatur Sculpture Tour that will coincide with the event is released. Read about it in today's print or online editions.
BERNE— The Jay County defense blinked first in a battle of ACAC hurlers on the mound as South Adams won a hard-fought 4-2 victory over the conference newcomers Tuesday night.
Justin Nussbaum pitched well for seven strong innings despite allowing 10 hits to the Patriots. He scattered the hits nicely, however, allowing just two runs the last of which was unearned...................
First grade students at Southeast Elementary recently participated in Crazy Hair Day for completing their April reading goal. Pictured from left are Lizzie Morehouse, Peyton Mosley and Lillian Garner from Cheryl Hisner’s class. The students also enjoyed a frozen treat.
Adams Memorial Hospital officials announced the hospital is once again a recipient of the Indiana Breast Cancer Awareness Trust grant, meaning women who meet the financial criteria are eligible to receive a free screening mammogram at the hospital, along with a diagnostic reading by a board-certified radiologist.
A small private plane traveling from Anderson to Dekalb County Airport lost power shortly before noon Monday, forcing an emergency landing on U.S. 224 west of Huntington, where it crashed into the rear of a pick-up truck stopped at the intersection of U.S. 224 and S.R. 5.
The resulting crash ripped one wing off the aircraft, sending it spinning before flipping upside down and landing in a nearby ditch, according to an article in The Journal Gazette
Huntington— The Indiana State Police are currently assisting the Huntington County Sheriff Department at the scene of a crash involving a small airplane and a pickup truck that occurred within the last hour at the intersection of U.S. 224 and S.R. 5, just outside of the city of Huntington.
Summer is rapidly approaching and, although most area residents would vow this April has been cooler than usual, things have been pretty average for spring in Indiana.
The average April temperature in Adams County is 61 degrees, while the average low is 39 degrees. This year, Adams County was spot on with the average high, and fell just 3 degrees shy of the average low at 36 degrees.