50 Years Ago in the Standard
July 22, 1965
First practice sessions for all Lakeland High School fall sports will begin on Monday, Aug. 3. Practice times will be as follows:
The LaGrange County Public Library is the recipient of three grants from the Dekko Foundation, one for each of its branches.
Robert Mishler called the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department on July 7 regarding a burglary.
Delora Cleveland contacted the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department on July 19 regarding vandalism.
Out of 373 lots sold at the 2015 LaGrange County 4-H Fair Auction, the grand total for the members who sold their animals was $298,468.20.
For nearly three hours Friday evening, eight 4-Hers demonstrated their skills in the show ring, competing for the coveted title of Champion All-Around Showman.
Don Wismer of Fish Lake (east of LaGrange) has been named the code enforcement officer for LaGrange County. He has officially been sworn in and assumed his part-time duties this week.
Parkview LaGrange Hospital will be resurfacing and making improvements to its parking lots on Tuesday, July 21, and Thursday, July 23.
Two people were arrested for OWI recently after two separate traffic stops.
Kenneth Schmucker of Shipshewana contacted the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department on July 15 regarding vandalism.
The last night of the 2015 LaGrange County 4-H Fair will be filled with some great music, courtesy of the Rhett Walker Band and Red Roots.
Look high above this year’s LaGrange County 4-H Fair to see one of this year's entertainers, The Galaxy Girl Thrill Show.
At the end of the queen contest on July 11, the queen’s court was announced and Liz Kratz received the title of 2015 LaGrange County Queen.
Dennis Yoder of Topeka contacted the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department on July 15 regarding theft.
Shortly after 10 p.m. on July 15, an officer from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department stopped a 1999 Jeep for disregarding a stop sign on CR 620S at CR 550E.
Shortly after 5 a.m. on July 14, an officer from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department stopped a 2003 Mercedes in the 6000S block of SR 3.
The following graduating 4-Hers and 10-Year 4-H members were honored by the LaGrange County 4-H Fair on July 11.
Shortly after 7 p.m. on July 10, officers from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department responded to a call regarding an intoxicated man being disorderly outside his residence.