Adams County is currently under a travel advisory until further notice. Roads may be snow covered in spots with drifting snow due to the wind. Motorists are encouraged to drive safely and take extra precaution.
Following a brief reprieve from Mother Nature, temperatures in the area plummeted into the teens over the past few days, bringing 3 inches of fresh snow along for the ride.
Jeremy Gilbert, operations manager for the city of Decatur, at 8 a.m. today said the intensity of the snowfall “has really picked up in the last two or three hours” leaving everything in town “pretty well snow-covered.”
The Geneva Town Council conducted a brief end-of-the- year meeting Monday evening to swear in a new school resource officer, appoint new terms and individuals to various positions within the town’s government, and adjust year-end budget appropriations.
Alexa Brotherton made a candy creation at the Decatur branch of the Adams Public Library on Monday as part of Christmas break activities at the library and other sites.
Photo by Ashley Thieme