At Monday’s meeting, the Lakeland School Board approved using the Indiana Online Academy for the high school’s Spanish language classes.
The 2015 football season starts Friday evening for Lakeland High School with a scrimmage against Northridge High School in LaGrange at 7 p.m.
LaGrange and Wolcottville will both hold town conventions to select candidates for town council seats.
LaGrange County property owners recently received a form from the county that notifies them of the assessed value of their property, a key number in calculating property taxes.
Donald L. Hayward, 89, died Thursday, August 6, 2015.
He was born November 22, 1925, in Stroh, to Ray and Glenna (Fleshman) Hayward.
Edward M. Lehman, 93, Millersburg, Ind., died Sunday, August 9, 2015 at his residence.
Jerry W. Nichols, 72, rural Orland, died Friday, August 7, 2015 at his residence.
Margaret Boyd Bowen, age 87, passed away on August 1, 2015 at the Sunrise Assisted Living on Webb Gin House Rd., Lawrenceville, Georgia after a long illness due to lung cancer.
Q. Is there any way you could help in figuring out what is wrong with our lilac? – C.B. via email.
50 Years Ago in the Standard
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Audrie Marie (Trenary) Walter, 83, Big Long Lake, died Friday, August 1, 2015.
Ervin J. Lung, 85, Elkhart, died Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at Eastlake Nursing and Rehab.
The Town of LaGrange, through the town board, has taken the first steps in raising water and sewer rates for residents being served by the LaGrange water and sewage departments.