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Ronald J. “Woody” Burkhead, 72, Goshen, died Monday, January 11, 2016 at Lutheran Hospital in Ft. Wayne, Ind.

Ralph E. Randall, 83, died Sunday, January 10, 2016 at Lutheran Hospital.

Larry Dale Hart, 59, Sturgis, Mich., died Monday, January 11, 2016 at Bronson Methodist Hospital in Kalamazoo, Mich.

Cindy Sue Miller, 52, Sturgis, Mich., died Sunday, January 10, 2016 at the University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor, Mich.

AndreaSueYeager,71,Centreville,Mich., died Friday,January8,2016.

    Shewas bornAugust15,1944,inFt.Wayne,Ind., toJohnandErma(Haarer) Eash.

James Byron Dean of Fairmount, Indiana may have only made three films before his death at age 24, but those films made him one of the greatest icons of cinema. 

50 Years Ago in the Standard

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Neva M. Foster, 91, Howe, died Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at Life Care Center of LaGrange.

Sheila K. Patrick, 48, Ligonier, Ind., died Thursday, January 7, 2016, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Ft. Wayne, Ind.

Lois Hooley, 91, Shipshewana, died Thursday, January 7, 2016 at her residence.

    She was born December 17, 1924, in LaGrange County, to Evan and Clara Lambright.

Deputies with the LaGrange County Sheriff's Department made three arrests Saturday and Sunday for OWI.

Joan S. Rhodes, 82, Sturgis, Mich., died Friday, January 8, 2016 at Thurston Woods Village in Sturgis, Mich.

Eldon Hostetler, 93, Middlebury, died Friday, January 8, 2016 at the Maples at Waterford Crossing in Goshen, Ind.

Donald Dey Hostetler, 72, Burr Oak, Mich., died Monday, January 4, 2016 at his residence.

Berdean Oswald Jones, 92, Cassopolis, Mich., formerly of Goshen, Ind., died Tuesday, January 5, 2016, at her daughter's residence.

Corn prices could head higher in 2016 but the outlook for soybeans is less certain, according to a new analysis by Purdue University agricultural economist Chris Hurt.

Larry DeBoer

Professor of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University