January 5th, 2015
After a decidedly mild December, it looks as though the wait for the first major winter weather system to hit Adams County is about to come to an end. Single-digit temperatures greeted local residents this morning, with a forecast that calls for snow later in the day.
The National Weather Service in northern Indiana has issued a winter weather advisory beginning at 10 p.m. today through 10 a.m. Tuesday. Area residents can expect to see snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches during the overnight hours and into Tuesday morning.
Members of the Adams Central wrestling team loft the first-place trophy they earned at the Indiana High School Wrestling Coaches Associaton team state championship at Ball State University on Saturday. See more details in today’s print or online editions.
Gas prices in Decatur continue to be among the highest in the region, but motorists making a short drive to the east will find prices much more to their liking. The photo above shows unleaded gas was selling for $1.58 per gallon Sunday night.
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Tonight the Squaws host the Bluffton Lady Tigers on the hardwood for the first match-up of 2015. Join us online as the DDD brings you all the action from the Teepee with the varsity tip-off slated for approximately 7:45 p.m.
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While many New Year’s Eve revelers celebrated by watching a ball drop at midnight, these youngsters at Limberlost State Historic Site in Geneva got a 12-hour jump on the festivities with a balloon drop at noon Wednesday. In addition to the early countdown, those in attendance played games and enjoyed refreshments and activities designed specifically for the younger crowed who probably were asleep when 2015 made its official entry.
Scott Dailey was named the new School Resource Officer for South Adams Schools by the Geneva Town Council at their end of the year meeting Tuesday night.
Indiana Michigan Power is mailing letters to about two dozen landowners north of Decatur advising them of plans to build a new power line along Adams County Road 1100 North as part of the Powering Up South project, according to a spokesperson for the utility.
MISHAWAKA — The Penn Kingsmen separated themselves from the Al Smith Wrestling Classic Field Wednesday afternoon, taking four championships and adding a pair of runners-up to pile up 242 points to the 213 of second place Merrillville as Brad Harper's boys racked up a third straight championship and a fourth title in the last five years in one of Indiana's biggest mat tourneys.