The Lakeland School Board approved a recommendation to lock in fuel prices for the year at rates over $1 less per gallon for diesel compared to a year ago.
50 Years Ago in the Standard
July 22, 1965
Charles Granville Childers, 83, LaGrange, died Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
Edna Irene Gingerich, 82, Shipshewana, died Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
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.
Shirley M. Allred, 79, Shipshewana, died Sunday, July 19, 2015 at her residence.
Verton J. Gingerich, 93, Middlebury, died Sunday, July 19, 2015 at Courtyard of Goshen.
Say goodbye to dull shady spots and hello to wonderful color, texture and shape. Not all shade is the same and can be broken down into five different categories.
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.
Linda L. Harper, 65, Wolcottville, formerly of Rome City, died March 18, 2015 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Ft. Wayne, Ind.