Archive - Jul 19, 2013 - News Article
The monthly jobless report issued Thursday by the Indiana Department of Workforce Development showed that unemployment in Adams County jumped by .8 percent in Adams County during June.
After registering unemployment rates of 6.8 percent in both April and May, Thursday's report listed the county's jobless level at 7.6 percent for last month. That rate was still the second lowest in northeast Indiana, bested only by Wells County's 7.5 percent, and 32nd lowest among Indiana's 92 counties.
(Editor's Note: Larry Kinneer is Promotion & Development Coordinator for State of the Heart Hospice in Greenville, Ohio. He wrote this for the Daily Democrat.)
State of the Heart Hospice patient Robert Clark had a dream: He wanted to see his new granddaughter while he was still living and he wanted to see his daughter and his other granddaughter.
The Dream Foundation, based in Santa Barbara, California and State of the Heart made that dream come true.
Adam Eguia professed success and dished out considerable appreciation as he made his final report on the city's 2013 fireworks festival to city council this week.
"I have received a lot of great comments on this year's show, and one complaint, but the person that complained about the show watched them from their house," he said.
"I only saw one dog (banned from the grounds) and a few personal fireworks (also banned), but when the rules were explained, all went well," he said.