50 Years Ago in the Standard
October 28, 1965
A caucus to elect a new LaGrange County Middle District Commissioner will be held Thursday, Oct. 1, beginning at 6 p.m. at the LaGrange Town Hall.
Edna P. Hershberger, 85, LaGrange, died Sunday, September 27, 2015 at her residence.
Mark Anthony Harshberger, 39, Avilla, Ind., died Saturday, September 26, 2015 at his parents’ residence in LaGrange.
Phillip R. “Captain Phil” Carlinage 74 of Sturgis, Michigan passed away Saturday afternoon, September 19, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor Nursing Home in LaGrange, Indiana.
One of two petitions denied at last week’s LaGrange County BZA was for a private stable in an L-1 zone.
Karl E. McCormick, 81, LaGrange, died Monday, September 14, 2015 at his residence.
Members of the LaGrange County Council approved a 10-year personal property tax abatement for Gro-Alliance Monday morning. The abatement is on $5 million in new equipment.
Delta Theta Tau Sorority
To the Editor:
Margaret Louise Hasselman, 96, died Saturday, September 5, 2015 at Lakeland Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Angola, Ind.
Westview Superintendent Dr. Randall J. Zimmerly, has been named 2016 Superintendent of the Year for District 2 by the Indiana Association of Public School Superintendents.
On August 31 around 11:30 p.m., the LaGrange County Sheriff's Department was contacted regarding a battery that had occurred at an apartment near LaGrange.
Maple Wood Nature Center will be closed September 1-7 for Fall Break. Trails will be open.
The final two walks in the Patchwork Trails series are coming up in September.
LaGrange County’s unemployment rate remained unchanged for July, staying at the June level of 3.7 percent.