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January 12th, 2015
Decatur Mayor John Schultz has been saying it for some time, but now it’s official: He will not seek a third term.
The Decatur native, who spent 16 years on city council before moving into the mayor’s office, will be stepping down when his current term expires Dec. 31.
Sleet and freezing rain ushered in another wintery mix of nastiness Sunday evening for the Hoosier state, with an inch of fresh snow falling on Adams County.
Frigid temperatures which had gripped Adams County and much of Indiana last week gave way to slightly milder mercury readings Sunday, giving area youngsters the opportunity to resume sledding on the hill along Piqua Road on the east side of Decatur.
All three Adams County public school systems are now closed, as are St. Joseph Catholic and Wyneken Memorial. Bluffton-Harrison and Jay County schools in Indiana, and Crestview Local, Parkway Local, Van Wert City and Vantage Career Center in Ohio, have also cancelled classes for the day.
All three Adams County public school systems are now closed, as are St. Joseph Catholic and Wyneken Memorial. Van Wert City in Ohio is now closed, as is Parkway Local Schools. Vantage Career Center is operating on a 2 hour delay. We will update school closings as necessary.
North Adams and South Adams schools have cancelled classes today. Adams Central is still reporting a 2 hour delay at this time. Parkway Local Schools in Ohio has cancelled classes, while Crestview Local, Van Wert City and Vantage are still operating on a 2 hour delay. We will update school closings as necessary.
North Adams, Adams Central and South Adams schools are operating on a 2 hour delay this morning, as are St. Joseph Catholic and Wyneken Memorial. Neighboring Bluffton-Harrison in Indiana, and Van Wert City, Crestview Local, Parkway Local and Vantage Career Center in Ohio, are also operating on a 2 hour delay. Jay County Schools have canceled classes for today. We will update this post as needed.
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