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January 8th, 2015

Decatur nurse-practitioner charged in pain doc investigation

January 8, 2015

MUNCIE — A Decatur woman is facing charges related to the arrest of an Indiana pain doctor whose Muncie clinic was raided in October, according to an article in The Indianapolis Star
    William Hedrick, 52, Fort Wayne, is accused of improperly prescribing controlled substances, including morphine. He was charged Tuesday with eight felonies in Delaware County by Delaware County Prosecutor Jeffrey Arnold.

Extreme temperatures garner school cancellations

January 8, 2015

     All three public school systems in Adams County, St. Joseph Catholic and Wyneken Memorial have cancelled classes today. Neighboring Bluffton Schools and Jay County Schools in Indiana and Parkway Local, Crestview Local, Vantage Career Center and Van Wert City schools in Ohio, have also cancelled classes for today.

January 7th

Pigskin Picks, week 18 results

January 7, 2015

Mayor sets Jan.16 ‘target date’ for move into new Decatur city hall

January 7, 2015

    The city of Decatur is on the move ... or will be soon.
    If all goes as planned, city offices will be moving to the new city hall at Second and Monroe streets on Jan. 16. Meanwhile, before the month is out, it’s likely the police department will also be in its new digs.

Meyer tosses hat in ring in mayoral race

January 7, 2015

    Decatur City Councilman Kenneth L. Meyer has filed the necessary paperwork and has announced his candidacy for mayor of Decatur. Meyer will be running on the Republican ticket in the May primary election.
    Today was the first day of filing for candidates seeking municipal office this year.

Snowball fight

January 7, 2015

    Waiting for the school bus in Decatur Tuesday morning was made more enjoyable than usual by a two-hour delay and an overnight snowfall. Adrian Evans (in orange) passed the time by engaging Colby Mowery (foreground) and Karle Mowery in a snowball fight.


January 6th

Pro football playoff previews and predictions

January 6, 2015

Next Week’s Matchups:
Dallas @ Green Bay
What to watch for:

Pro football playoff round-up

January 6, 2015

Saturday 1/3/15

Carolina (8-8-1) 27 vs
Arizona (11-6) 16

First baby of 2015

January 6, 2015

    The first baby born in Adams County in 2015 arrived at 1:01 p.m. Saturday.
    Sofia Dawn Saylor, daughter of Emily Little and Sean Saylor of Decatur, entered the world weighing 7-pounds, 2-ounces, and is 20-inches long.
    Grandparents are Vickie Price of Decatur and Scott and Kay Saylor of Butler.
    Great-grandparents are David and Sharon Liby of Decatur; Sharon Jackson of Decatur; and Carol and Phyllis Saylor of Hamilton.

Rep. Matt Lehman, now in leadership role, addresses priorities for session

January 6, 2015

    The Indiana General Assembly kicked off its so-called “long” session today as the House of Representatives opened for business at 1:30 p.m. with the ultimate goal of crafting the state’s biennial budget.
    Issues ranging from a change in the state formula for funding secondary education to the raising Indiana’s minimum wage to any number of social issues await lawmakers during this year’s session.

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