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Wayne N. Hons Jr., 80, Wolcottville, died Saturday, January 30, 2016, at his residence.

Marvin W. Beechy, 68, LaGrange, died Friday, January 29, 2016 at his residence.

PrairieHeights Middle School has released itshonor rollfor the first semester of the2015-2016 school year.

All A’s

John Lambright, 50, South Bend, Ind., died Tuesday, January 26, 2016, at Elkhart Hospice House.

Ethel (Leffel) Lang, 92, Redding, Calif., formerly of rural Albion, Ind., died Wednesday, January 20, 2016.

David “Dave” Cole, 72, Auburn, Ind., died Tuesday, January 26, 2016.

    He was born March 17, 1943, in Garrett, Ind., to D. Claude and

Jack Kippie “Kip” Keiser, 60, Rome City, died Wednesday, January 27, 2016, at his residence.

Mary Alice Gatton, 96, died Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at St. Anne Home in Ft. Wayne, Ind.

Check water levels in cut flowers daily.

Check stored produce and flower bulbs for rot, shriveling or excess moisture. Discard damaged material.

The unemployment rate in LaGrange County remained low in December 2015, at 3.5 percent. November’s rate had been 3.6.

House members recently voted unanimously in support of State Rep. Denny Zent’s (R-Angola) bill providing additional resources to military families.

Shirley Ann Wickersham, 75, formerly of Union City, Ind., died Saturday, January 23, 2016 at Parkview Hospital in Ft. Wayne, Ind.

Justin Thomas Lower, 30, LaGrange, died Saturday, January 23, 2016 at his residence.

Katie H. Bontrager, 80, Goshen, died Sunday, January 24, 2016 at her residence.

Geneva Lee Wagner, 82, Kendallville, Ind., died Saturday, January 23, 2016 at Lutheran Life Villages in Kendallville, Ind.

As of Monday morning, Jan. 24, 10 candidates have filed for local offices with the LaGrange County Clerk’s Office.