50 Years Ago in the Standard
October 28, 1965
Rosemary Ringler, 77, died Friday, October 9, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.
Edna P. Hershberger, 85, LaGrange, died Sunday, September 27, 2015 at her residence.
Delta Theta Tau Sorority
To the Editor:
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.
Shipshewana Auction, Inc. announced on September 2 that Kevin Lambright, co-owner of Shipshewana Auction, Inc., will be retiring.
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.
Matthew Bontrager was stillborn Monday, August 31, 2015 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
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.
Both the LaGrange and Wolcottville town councils will see a change in 2016 after incumbents were defeated in the towns’ special Republican conventions this week.
Betty Jane Stutzman, 85, LaGrange, died Thursday, August 13, 2015 at Life Care Center of LaGrange.
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.
August 5, 1965
W. Dale Sturtz, 77, Howe, died Friday, July 24, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.
Charles Granville Childers, 83, LaGrange, died Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
July 22, 1965
Kenneth Schmucker of Shipshewana contacted the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department on July 15 regarding vandalism.
Ida Mae Bontrager, 78, Shipshewana, died Thursday, July 9, 2015 at her residence.
Officers from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched shortly before 11 p.m. on July 2 to an accident on US 20 near CR 500W.