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Steven “Tom” Knight, D.V.M., 73, LaGrange, died Friday, November 20, 2015, at Life Care Center of LaGrange.

Donald James Curtis, age 75, of Wolcottville, died on Friday, November 20, 2015 at his home with his family by his side.

Today, House Speaker Brian C. Bosma (R-Indianapolis) announced caucus leadership and committee chairmanship changes for the Indiana House of Representatives.

Dear Friends,

Brenda Kimble, 43, LaGrange, died November 16, 2015.

    She was born in South Amboy, New Jersey to Alvin and Anna Collins.

Two people were injured in an accident Wednesday.

The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted on November 16 regarding an abandoned vehicle at a residence in the 6000W block of US 20.

The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted recently regarding identity theft.

Marvin A. Hochstetler, 35, Howe, died Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at his residence.

A great way to get to know the LaGrange County Public Library is by becoming a Friends of the Library member.

Rua Charlene Naylor, 90, Columbus, Ohio, formerly of Oliver Lake, died Monday, November 16, 2015 at the Whetstone Gardens and Care Center in Columbus, Ohio.

Lois J. Hooley, 76, formerly of Goshen and Arcadia, Fla., died Saturday, November 14, 2015 at Bethlehem Woods Healthcare in Ft. Wayne, Ind.

50 Years Ago in the Standard

November 18, 1965


Students from the Lakeland DECA Business Club spent a chilly evening the first weekend of November outside at the First Church of God, raising over $2,000.

LaGrange County Commissioners appointed a new county highway superintendent Monday morning. Randy VanWagner, previously the highway foreman, was appointed to the position.

Work continues on the fitness facility at Westview High School and administrators are looking at how the facility will be used.