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April 8th, 2011

Edith M. Green

April 8, 2011

    Edith M. Green, 93, a longtime resident of Monroe who moved to El Paso, Texas, a year ago, died in her residence at 9:59 p.m. on Sunday, April 3.
    She was born on January 30, 1918, in Decatur to Harry O. and Ruth B. Baltzell Williams.
    She married Frank L. Green on February 9, 1946, in Fort Wayne. He passed away on May 8, 1998.
    She was a homemaker who did volunteer work at Swiss Village Retirement Community in Berne for 33 years.

US 27 south going ‘Super Two’?

April 8, 2011

    What is "Super Two"?
    (A) The final teams in the men's and women's NCAA basketball tournaments?
    (B) A new comic book hero duo?
    (C) An improved style of highway?
    (D) The numeral between Super One and Super Three?
    The answer, as reported by Adams County Economic Development Corp. Executive Director Larry Macklin to the commissioners on Monday, is C.

N. Adams outlines reasons for seeking additional funds

April 8, 2011

    (Editor's Note: In this article and others to follow, North Adams Community Schools officials will explain why they are seeking approval of a $1.25 million funding increase from taxpayers. The newspaper welcomes all comments on this issue. Please address them to: Referendum Peoples Voice.)
    

April 7th

Squaws blank Bluffton

April 7, 2011

    The Bellmont Squaws opened their 2011 campaign with a 9-0 win over the Bluffton Tigers Wednesday afternoon at the Bellmont diamond.
    Nicole Schevenius tossed the complete game shutout for the Squaws pitching out of several situations where Bluffton had runners in scoring position to earn the victory.

Busse’s double keys Braves by Tigers 6-3

April 7, 2011

    "Overall, not a bad game, but we are capable of much more."
    So said Bellmont's first-year varsity baseball coach Ben Fawbush after the Braves opened their 2011 season at home on Wednesday with a 6-3 win over the Bluffton Tigers.
    The key hit was Will Busse's bases-loaded double in the sixth inning that drove in three runs and made the score 6-1.
    The visiting Wells Countians are 0-1.

Monroe home is lost to fire

April 7, 2011

    A fire that started in an attached garage spread to the one-story William and Carolyn Schindler home in Monroe on Wednesday evening, destroying both structures.
    Neither of the occupants was injured, but all their belongings were lost, including two vehicles parked in the garage.
    Monroe Fire Chief Russell Cook said this morning that the cause of the fire is still under investigation.
    He also said the steady east wind created minor shingle damage to a neighboring home's roof.

Tax bills about to go out

April 7, 2011

    Property taxes will be on time this year, Adams County Treasurer Rex Moore announced this week. 

April 6th

Case speeds way to 3 blues in AC girls track debut

April 6, 2011

    Despite first-high-school-meet jitters, a bone-chilling breeze and a tough Eastbrook opponent, Adams Central's new freshman girls track class did just fine Tuesday at the AC oval, taking five individual firsts and two more frosh were on the winning 3200 relay team in the 79-44 loss.

Tonner’s best throws score for Jets in season opener

April 6, 2011

    Junior weightman Troy Tonner fired career bests to win both the shot put and discus events Tuesday, scoring the only two firsts for the Jets as they opened the 2011 boys track season with a 91-32 loss to a strong Eastbrook squad.
    Tonner tossed the shot 47' 3.5" to easily win the event, and he topped his previous best by almost three feet. In the discus, his winning toss of 143'8"  was over five feet better than his previous best.

Edith M. Green

April 6, 2011

    Edith M. Green, 93, a longtime resident of Monroe, died recently in El Paso, Texas.
    Funeral arrangements are pending at Zwick and Jahn Funeral Home, Decatur.

    Bellmont played its first four games away from home but Thursday night lit up...
    Tonight's make-up contest between the Blackford Bruins and the Bellmont Braves...
     To view tonight's contest between the Squaws and the visiting Crestview...

 

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