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March 6th, 2015

Rotary Club auction will return to Spotlight

March 6, 2015

Geneva eyes maintenance software purchase

March 6, 2015

    Geneva Town Marshal Rob Johnson, who has been researching preventative maintenance and management software programs, gave a PowerPoint presentation to town councilors at their regular monthly meeting Tuesday recommending the purchase a particular program to help the town track the activities of its various departments.

Ysidron, Petersen sign with Bethel

March 6, 2015

TWO LETTERS, ONE SCHOOL—Bellmont tennis stars Sidney Petersen and Christina Ysidron recently signed a Letter of Intent to continue their tennis careers at Bethel College in Mishawaka starting in the fall of 2015. In the photo above starting in the front row (L-R) are: Deb Ysidron, Sidney Petersen, Christina Ysidron, Donna Thompson. Back: Bellmont boys coach Joe Selking, Bellmont AD Dale Manis, Bethel coach John Natali, Rob Ysidron, Bellmont girls coach Dan Thompson. (Photo provided)

March 5th

Local group plans fundraisers in effort to preserve former Decatur railroad depot

March 5, 2015

    A group of Decatur residents seeking to preserve the Penn Central railroad depot off 7th Street have put together plans for raising some $80,000 to reach several goals.
    The restoration proposal was read by Mayor John Schultz at Tuesday night’s city council meeting, with two members of the group, Cheri Scherry and Karen Baker, on hand.

County ready to shift all hiring to R&R Employment

March 5, 2015

    R & R Employment CEO Leslie Rhoades appeared before the Adams County Commissioners Monday to clarify hiring practices and agreements with the local employment agency, charged with pre-screening employees who interview with county department heads when filling staff openings.

County’s general fund dwindling, Bauman says

March 5, 2015

    At the end of Monday’s  meeting of the Adams County Commissioners,  Commissioner Chairman Doug Bauman mentioned the fact that the County General Fund is “now down to about $1.533 million.”
    In comparison, Auditor Mary Beery stated recently that in 2008, the County General Fund contained $5.2 million. 

March 4th

Blazers’ big fourth sparks win; Stars ousted at Woodlan

March 4, 2015

WOODBURN—What was a slim four-point lead for Eastside in their class 2A boys sectional 36 battle with South Adams Wednesday night with about 45 seconds to play in the third period quickly ballooned into a 22-point victory for the Blazers allowing them to advance to Friday night's semi-final round at Woodlan High School.
Eastside will play Canterbury in the second game Friday night after the Cavaliers edged Bluffton 61-56 last night in the nightcap game.

Stellar monies are reduced ‘dramatically’

March 4, 2015

    A lengthy list of recommendations for projects for the near- and long-term was presented to Decatur City Council Tuesday night, tempered by the revelation that Stellar Communities funds available this year have been “reduced dramatically.”
    City businessman Greg Kitson, representing the Greater Decatur Committee, outlined for council a number of Stellar-related projects recommended by the group for this year’s Stellar bid.

The road less icy

March 4, 2015

    Figuring out which way to go was the least of motorists’ problems Tuesday. With a layer of ice coating roadways (as well as the sign pictured above), travel was slow and trecherous well into the afternoon hours.

 

Geneva ponders staffing options

March 4, 2015

    Geneva councilors wrangled with the options available to them in resolving staffing and coordination issues encountered by the employees of various town departments at Tuesday night’s monthly Geneva Town Council meeting.

Here is a link to the Associated Press blog about the NCAA tournament: http://collegebasketball...
     With the Sweet 16 set to kick off this week, several bracket hopefuls were...
    WEST LAFAYETTE—Bellmont's string of girls back-to-back indoor state...

 

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