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August 4th, 2014

Trending video: What should Pacers do next?

August 4, 2014

VIDEO: What should Pacers do next?
Sports Illustrated's Matt Dollinger explains what the Indiana Pacers should do next in wake of Paul George's unfortunate leg injury.

Winter of ‘14 was the final straw for veteran county highway chief

August 4, 2014

    Next winter, there will likely come a morning in Adams County when the latest overnight snowfall has been whipped into drifts that reach six feet in depth in places and extend over farm fields and roadways alike. The northwesterly wind, with gusts up to 50 mph, will drop wind chill factors to 30 degrees below zero. At times, visibility will become non-existent as the blowing snow is driven so strongly, it appears to be coming from every direction at once.

Algae leaves Toledo thirsty

August 4, 2014

    TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The toxins that contaminated the drinking water supply of 400,000 people in northwest Ohio didn’t just suddenly appear.
    Water plant operators along western Lake Erie have long been worried about this very scenario as a growing number of algae blooms have turned the water into a pea soup color in recent summers, leaving behind toxins that can sicken people and kill pets.

Annual Trade Days event draws large crowd

August 4, 2014

     A large tent helps shoppers beat the heat during the annual Trade Days event held over the weekend at the Willshire Sportsman Club, just east of Willshire on Ohio 81. Each year the event draws large crowds as area vendors peddle their wares.

August 1st

Court, jail site efforts continuing

August 1, 2014

    Adams County Attorney Mark Burry reported during this week’s meeting of the county commissioners the county is in the process of getting appraisals for the Collier Insurance Agency, 104 S. 3rd St., Decatur, as well as a single residence located behind the agency on Madison Street. The location is the primary site being considered for the construction of a new superior court building.

Pastural scene

August 1, 2014

     Shocks of straw fill the foreground, with an Amish farm providing the backdrop, at this rural residence located northeast of Berne in southern Adams County.

 

Some assembly required

August 1, 2014

     A prefabricated home, built at All American Homes in Decatur, was being put in place in the Wells County community of Craigville Thursday morning.

 

July 31st

Trending video: Viewer Reaction to Sharknado 2

July 31, 2014

Sharknado premiered Wednesday evening to the delight of many viewers. Which celebrity cameo appearance was your favorite?

VIDEO: Viewer Reaction: Sharknado 2

Decatur ranked 3rd safest city in Indiana in report from home security company

July 31, 2014

    The city of Decatur has been named the third safest city in Indiana by Safewise.com, a home security company based in Salt Lake City, Utah, whose website claims it is “the authority on safety and home security news.”

State fair kicks off 17-day run Friday

July 31, 2014

    The 2014 Indiana State Fair opens Friday and will run through Aug. 17. The fair features 17 days of family fun and entertainment.
    General admission at fair gates is $10, with children 5 and under admitted free. A parking pass is $5, and midway wristbands will be sold for $30.
    Discount tickets are available at Indiana Walmart and CVS pharmacy stores and are also available online at www.in.gov/statefair.

    Bellmont volleyball opened up their season on Tuesday night with a three-set...
   It's BACK!!! Bellmont webcasting has come full circle and once again will bring...
    LEO-CEDARVILLE— The Lady Jets ventured to Lions' country at Cedar...

 

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