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November 10th, 2010

AC holds annual tribute to veterans

November 10, 2010

    Sixty years after the Korean War began in 1950, between 2,000 and 3,000 people gathered at Adams Central School in Monroe on Tuesday for AC's annual tribute to Veterans' Day, an event that spotlighted local veterans of the Korean conflict.
    "Together we stand" was the theme of the program set up and operated the high school's History Club.

Bailey rejoins board at AC

November 10, 2010

    Only two years after ending two decades on the Adams Central school board, Steve Bailey was sworn in to his old seat at Tuesday's board meeting, having replaced Barry Ehinger, who resigned to be the board's hired overseer of AC's $10 million construction and renovation project.
    Bailey was also named to the board's negotiations committee, filling another vacancy left by Ehinger's departure.
    The swearing-in was done by AC's legal counsel, Adam Miller.

Florence R. Bulmahn

November 10, 2010

    Florence R. Bulmahn, 90, of Decatur, died Sunday in Bluffton Regional Medical Center.
    She was born on May 6, 1920, in Adams County to Adolph and Viola Grote Marbach.
    She married Hugo Bulmahn on June 21, 1942, in Immanuel Lutheran Church;  he passed away on February 13, 2007.

Kenneth D. Crane Sr.

November 10, 2010

    Kenneth Dwight Crane Sr., 74, of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, died Sunday, November 7, 2010, at Chambersburg Hospital.
    Born on May 4, 1936, in Akron, Ohio, he was the son of the late Dwight and Margaret Crosby Crane.
    He was a veteran of the Korean War, serving in the U. S. Marine Corps.
    He was employed as a corporate pilot with DuPont, Inc. for 15 years. While working at DuPont, he acquired his ATR rating and accumulated 15 million miles of accident-free flying.

Gaynel I. Lankenau

November 10, 2010

    Gaynel I. Lankenau, 75, of Castle Rock, Colorado, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday November 2, 2010.
    Gaynel was born on August 2, 1935, in Decatur. She was preceded in death by her parents.
    She attended Indiana University and graduated from the University of Northern Colorado.  Gaynel began her music teaching career in 1959 with the Douglas County Schools. She was still teaching at Arapahoe Community College at the time of her death.

Virgil McClurg

November 10, 2010

    Virgil "Mac" McClurg, 75, of Decatur, died on Thursday, November 4, 2010, at Adams Memorial Hospital in Decatur.
     Mr. McClurg was born in Rush County, Indiana, on March 27, 1935 to Joseph Murphy McClurg and Viney (Griffin) McClurg.
          Mac honorably served his country in the United States Air Force from February 3, 1955, to February 2, 1963.

Bonnie J. Urick

November 10, 2010

    Bonnie J. Urick, 68, of rural Decatur, died Tuesday in Lutheran Hospital at Fort Wayne.
     Funeral arrangements are pending at Haggard and Sefton Funeral Home, Decatur.

Robert M. Braden

November 10, 2010

    Information provided to the Daily Democrat for the obituary notice in Tuesday's edition for Robert M. Braden accidentally omitted the name of the wife of his son Gregory R. Braden. Her name is Sherry.

November 9th

Florence R. Bulmahn

November 9, 2010

    Florence R. Bulmahn, 90, of Decatur, died Sunday in Bluffton Regional Medical Center.
     Funeral arrangements are pending at Zwick and Jahn Funeral Home, Decatur.

Meyer earns first team All-NHC status for Bellmont

November 9, 2010

    Bellmont placed five players on the All-NHC football squad for 2010, including first team offensive back Daniel Meyer.
    Earning second-team honors for the Braves were offensive guard Jacob Brown, a sophomore, defensive tackle Travis Thatcher and defensive back will Busse.
    Halfback Ryley Hankenson was given honorable mention.

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