50 Years Ago
in the Standard
January 5, 1967
“Build It” is one of the Webelos/Arrow of Light (AOL) Pack #3423’s elective adventures, with Webelos and AOL Scouts learning about carpentry and using tools safely.
On March 24 at 9:46 p.m., deputies from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department arrived at the scene of a personal injury traffic accident near the intersection of 50N and CR 350W.
Two Verizon Wireless communication towers were approved by the LaGrange County Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) last week.
The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) has announced that SR 9 and US 20 in LaGrange County are scheduled to be resurfaced on or after Monday, April 3, weather permitting.
The Indiana Tourism Association held its annual conference March 13-15 in West Lafayette, awarding several Indiana Tourism Awards, with Blue Gate Hospitality among those honored.
A 13-year-old died after being struck by a vehicle on CR 50N west of LaGrange.
The LaGrange County Public Library recently refinanced the library’s outstanding construction bonds, effectively saving taxpayers more than $713,000 over the course of 12 years.
Lakeland Middle School has released its High Honor and Honor Roll for the 2nd trimester.
The House of Representatives voted in support of a bill sponsored by State Rep. Denny Zent (R-Angola) that would give cities and towns additional tools to help clean up their communities.
Conflict of interest statements were filed with LaGrange County Commissioners at Monday’s meeting.
On March 19 at 12:22 p.m., LaGrange County deputies were dispatched to a residence near the county line on CR 750N regarding a stolen vehicle.
Proposed changes to the state’s funding formulas for public schools has the Westview School Corporation keeping a close watch on their budget numbers.