January 21st, 2015
Decatur resident Ron Gallogly took a brisk run along the River Greenway Trail Monday morning under clear skies. Rain moved into the area Tuesday, making such activities problematic.
The long awaited move into the new Decatur City Hall building at the corner of 2nd and Monroe streets — which took place Friday — went better than expected, according to Mayor John Schultz.
While there are still a few kinks to work out, the new offices are up and running, even if nobody answers the phone yet.
BLUFFTON, Ind. (AP) — The mother of a 3-year-old boy reported missing over the weekend and her boyfriend are facing preliminary charges after searchers located a child’s body, police said Monday.
Breanna J. Arnold, 21, and Zachary S. Barnes, 30, both of Bluffton, face preliminary charges of child neglect resulting in death. A 16-year-old Marion boy also was arrested. Police said Barnes and the teenager are believed to be friends, and both face charges of abuse of a corpse.
Despite temperatures rising well above freezing the past few days, these two anglers deemed the ice on Kekionga Pond in Decatur to be safe and were out trying their luck early Monday morning.
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Bluffton police reported a body believed to be that of missing 3-year-old Owen Collins was recovered from a woods in rural Wells County Sunday evening.
At 12:30 p.m. Sunday, officers went to a residence in the 500 block of Normandy Drive to do a welfare check on the occupants. Collins could not be located inside the residence. Emergency responders and citizens began a search for the toddler in the nearby area, according to a report from the department.
Craig Coshow has filed the necessary paperwork as a Republican candidate for the District 3 seat on Decatur City Council. That seat is currently held by Democrat Bill Crone.
Coshow is the former president of Meshberger Bros. Stone Corp.
A cardinal enjoys a sunflower seed treat from a window feeder, despite having to dig through a little show for the tasty morsel. Warmer temperatures over the weekend made much of the area snow disappear.
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Tonight the Bellmont boys basketball team travels to Norwell to face their bi-county rival Knights in an NHC battle. The game tips off at approximately 7:30 p.m. in Kingsland. To view, click one of the links below, then log in with a username and password. Viewers can also link up to Facebook. The service is free so enjoy the game!
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