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September 9th, 2014

North Side @ Bellmont, volleyball webcast

September 9, 2014

   Tonight the Squaws welcome non-conference opponent North Side to the Teepee on the volleyball court. The match tonight is slated for a 6 p.m. junior varsity start. The webcast will begin approximately 10 minutes after the conclusion of the reserve game (~7:10 p.m.). 

   To view the gamecast for free, click the link below to get to the webcast site. Once there, log in using the Facebook option or sign in using a username and password.

Mary Jane West

September 9, 2014

    Mary Jane West, 86, Decatur, passed away Saturday, Sept. 7, 2014, at Swiss Village in Berne. She was born in Corn, Okla., Dec. 28, 1927, to the late Aaron and Mary Wiens.
    She retired from General Electric.
    Among survivors are four sons, Jim Berry of Sparks, Nev., Don West, Tony West and Jeff West of Decatur; two daughters, Jean (Troy) Roberts of Fort Wayne and Bev Berry of Decatur; 12 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchidren and six great-great-grandchildren.

Hanna Nuttman options explored

September 9, 2014

    Some Decatur area residents envision Hanna Nuttman Park as a future destination for youth softball and baseball tournaments. Others see it as a place not only for organized recreational activities but also for family gatherings and a quiet, meditative experience.
    Most seemed to agree during a town hall-type meeting of the Decatur Park Board Monday evening that improvements at the park are needed and ultimately will serve as yet another tool in the city’s economic development tool box.

Chamber luncheon series resumes with hospital CEO Eidam as speaker

September 9, 2014

     Jo-Ellen Eidam, chief executive officer of the Adams Health Network, was the guest speaker Monday during the chamber’s noon luncheon series.


Berne explores 1-way street process

September 9, 2014

    The proposal by new Berne business Kaup Pharmacy last month to make part of Jefferson Street one-way is slowly moving forward, according to City Attorney Dave Baumgartner.
    Jill Andrews, a representative of Kaup Pharmacy, and Brett Miller of Miller Land Surveying Engineering met with Berne City Council in August to propose Jefferson Street — between Franklin and Main streets — be made into a one-way northbound thoroughfare to accommodate the pharmacy’s plans to include a drive-thru window at its new location.

September 8th

Carroll fends off scrappy Central effort in four sets

September 8, 2014

    MONROE—The 4A #6 Carroll Chargers came into the Hangar on Monday night looking to escape with a victory against a scrappy, upset-minded Adams Central team ranked fifth in 2A in the latest coaches' poll.
    After dropping a nail-biter in the first set, the Chargers regrouped and left one of the toughest gyms in the region to play in, with a win, 25-20, 20-25, 17-25, 18-25.

Berneice A. Mailloux

September 8, 2014

    Berneice A. Mailloux, 80, Monroe, passed away Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, at her residence. She was born in Elliot, N.D., May 13, 1934, to the late Melvin and Noma (Imboden) Strahm. On Oct. 20, 1953, she married her husband of 60 years, Neil Mailloux; he survives.
    She was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church and its Rosary Society. She was a homemaker and worked at C.T.S. for 17 years.

Susan Emma Miller

September 8, 2014

    Susan Emma (Young) Miller, 67, Decatur and formerly of Huntington and Fort Wayne, passed away Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, at Adams Woodcrest Retirement Community.
    She was born in Huntington Friday, Aug. 15, 1947, to the late Harry Frederick and Lorene May (Williams) Young. 

Noel Thomas Miller Jr.

September 8, 2014

    Noel Thomas Miller Jr., our dearly loved son, father, grandfather, brother and friend, passed away into the arms of Jesus his Savior after a valiant battle with cancer. He was 58 years young.
    He was born in Van Wert Aug. 3, 1956, to Nancy Jane (Carson) Miller of Van Wert and the late Dr. Noel Thomas Miller.

Gloria M. Werling

September 8, 2014

    Gloria M. Werling, 89, New Haven, died Sept. 6, 2014, at Visiting Nurse Hospice Home in Fort Wayne.
    The New Haven native was a loving farm wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother whose lifelong mission was to serve her family. She was a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church in New Haven.
  Among survivors are her son, Bill (Sandra) Werling; three grandsons, Jonathon (Traci), Joseph (Heidi) and Jason; five great-grandchildren, Madelyn, Morgun, Abby, Taylor and Christian of Decatur and Hoagland.

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