Les Garmire, LaGrange
Letter to the Editor:
Monroe J. Yoder, 95, LaGrange, died Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at his residence.
He was born July 19, 1918, in Shipshewana, to Joas H. and Amanda (Yoder) Yoder.
Michael M. Myers, 64, LaGrange, died Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
The Department of Natural Resources is planning a management deer hunt at Olin Lake Nature Preserve in LaGrange County. Olin Lake is located about six miles south of the LaGrange.
LaGrange County Commissioners are looking for some volunteers to fill seats on various boards. Applications are available at the office of County Auditor Kay Myers.
Julie Yoder, All Cut Up,
To the Editor:
Shirley Dennis, 81, Wolcottville, died Saturday, November 2, 2013 at her residence.
Albert H. Graber, 90, Millersburg, Ind., died Monday, November 4, 2013 at his residence.
Prairie Heights junior Aspen Dirr finished 37th overall in her first-ever appearance in the IHSAA girls cross country state finals meet this past Saturday in Terre Haute.
Woodlan brought to a close the best Prairie Heights football campaign in six years last Friday night in Woodburn.
Nine players from LaGrange County, including eight from co-champion Lakeland, were named to the 2013 All-NECC football team in a vote taken last week by the league’s coaches.
At Monday’s meeting, county commissioners pledged $1,200 of Riverboat Gambling funds to the Veterans Headstone project, headed up by Jean Fremion-McKibben.
Chief Deputy Jeff Campos was approved to attend a class in Orlando, Fla., Jan. 5-11 next year. The training is instruction on how to operate and analyze a voice stress machine.
A Shipshewana couple was injured Thursday evening when an LP tank for a stove exploded.
A Brush with Kindness (ABWK), part of the Neighborhood Renewal Initiative of LaGrange County Habitat for Humanity (LCHFH), completed its sixth project in mid-October.
A two-vehicle accident on November 1 injured one person. One of the drivers was arrested at the scene, while the other has charges pending.