The Summer Reading Program may be winding down at the LaGrange County Public Library, but there is still plenty planned for July, with a couple of big finale parties to wrap up the summer.
One person was injured after she slid off the hood of a vehicle she was sitting on while it was moving.
A Rome City woman was taken to the hospital after her motorcycle was hit by a pickup on July 3.
Shortly after 8 p.m. on July 2, officers from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department made a traffic stop on a 2002 Pontiac passenger car in the 4000N block of SR 9.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted by Lyle Klopfenstein on July 5 regarding vandalism.
A one-vehicle accident on July 2 led to the arrest of the driver for OWI.
Revised quotes on a new county highway truck were read at the Monday County Commissioners meeting. The new quotes all contained a seven-year warranty.
Topeka has announced the winners of the buggy races during the town’s 4th of July festivities.
50 Years Ago in the Standard
July 7, 1966
A fire at Romer’s Restaurant and Spirits in LaGrange was knocked down quickly by firefighters Monday evening, preventing significant damage to the building and adjoining properties.
A Howe woman was charged this week in Michigan for a May 11 incident that left a Sturgis woman dead.
The LaGrange County Regional Utility District Board will meet in a special session on Friday, July 1, at 8 a.m.
June 30, 1966