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APLS e-book collection now can be downloaded

September 22, 2011

    The Adams Public Library System has announced that its eBook collection is now compatible with the Amazon Kindle eBook reader.
    According to the announcement, library patrons in Decatur and Geneva can now download popular and classics eBooks to a Kindle device or any mobile device running the free Kindle application, such as iPhone, iPad, Android and more.
    Also, nearly every other eReader currently has the capability to download library eBooks, said APLS Director Kelly Ehinger.

Son of city man is sentenced in hire-murder plot

September 22, 2011

    "This is a heck of a way to resolve a longstanding family dispute."
    That comment on Wednesday from federal Judge William C. Lee in Fort Wayne on Wednesday summed up his feelings as he sentenced a Markle man, Troy Hott, to 30 months in prison for hiring somone to kill his father, Don Hott of Decatur.

City man to prison ...like his accomplice

September 22, 2011

    Decatur resident Isaac J. Gase was given four concurrent two-year prison sentences on Wednesday in Common Pleas Court at Van Wert, Ohio, for convictions of burglarizing four houses in Van Wert County in May of 2010.
    Gase, 29, also faces similar charges in Mercer County.
    His accomplice, Crystal Stauffer of Adams County, was given two years in prison last year for her part in the Van Wert County crimes.

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