50 Years Ago in the Standard
October 14, 1965
The following people were named winners for the 2015 LaGrange County Corn School.
The LaGrange County Sheriff's Department was contacted around 2:55 a.m. on October 11 for a report of a possible stabbing.
The LaGrange County Sheriff's Department is looking for a driver that did not stop after striking a bicyclist Saturday morning.
Lakeland FFA member Hunter Sams has been selected as a national finalist for the National FFA Proficiency Award in Equine Science-Placement.
During the Howe Indian Summer Days the LaGrange County 4-H Dog Club had a benefit for Ark Animal Sanctuary, collecting dog and cat food for the sanctuary.
Merlan Everage,75, LaGrange, died Saturday, October 10, 2015 at his residence.
James Edward Clouse Sr., 86, Hudson, Ind., died Wednesday, October 7, 2015, at Lakeland Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation in Angola, Ind.
John R. Roush, 71, Dallas Lake in Wolcottville, died Thursday, October 8, 2015, at his residence.
Rosemary Ringler, 77, died Friday, October 9, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.
We are in the midst of Fire Prevention Week, October 4-10, and it is a reminder of not only the dangers of fire in homes but also of the danger of wildfires.
Two persons were appointed to the LaGrange County Plan Commission at Monday’s meeting.
Tyler Young was appointed to replace Lester Bond, who had resigned last month.
The LaGrange County Superior Courtroom will be remodeled over the holidays. Superior Court Judge Lisa Bowen-Slaven requested the makeover at Monday’s county commissioners meeting.
When asked if he was surprised to be named the 2015 LaGrange County Citizen of the Year, John “Bud” Hopper replied “You ain’t a kidding!”
William C. “Bill” Noble, 72, died Monday, October 5, 2015 at Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis, Ind.
The Lagrange County Health Department will be holding an evening, walk-in, flu clinic for children and adults.