50 Years Ago in the Standard
September 29, 1966
On September 25 at approximately 6:34 p.m., officers with the LaGrange County Sheriff`s Department responded to a residence at 0520S 200E regarding a battery complaint.
The LaGrange County Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) approved the following variance requests at their September 20 meeting:
Work will begin this week on repaving Main Street in Shipshewana after the town council approved and signed the agreement with Pulver Asphalt.
The Lakeland High School FFA chapter has been recognized in the 2016 National Chapter Award Program from the National FFA Organization, being named a Two Star Chapter.
The Indiana Department of Transportation has announced signal improvements to the US 20 and SR 5 intersection.
On September 22, officers from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched to a residence in the 10000E block of CR 800N regarding a burglary.
Edward Berger of Topeka has been selected as a member of Heidelberg University's Student Alumni Association (SAA) for the 2016-2017 academic year.
The Westview Class of 1971 celebrated their 45th class reunion on September 10 at the Fireside Café in Shipshewana.
LaGrange Town Board members set Monday, Oct. 3, as the date for review of the 2017 budget. The budget will be adopted at an October 17 meeting.
Junior Achievement (JA) of LaGrange County hosted its annual archery shoot on September 17 at Pine Knob Park in Howe.
Winners in each division were:
LaGrange County schools have been selected as a site for Eleven Fifty Academy’s Cool Coding Awareness Week, set for November 7-13.