50 Years Ago in the Standard
July 1, 1965
A second mural was installed in Howe earlier this week, depicting the theme “Welcome to Lima Township” on the west side of the Lima Township Community Center.
Carol Jean Gonser,91, Sturgis, Mich., died Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at her residence.
Earl L. Yoakam Jr., 76, LaGrange, died Sunday, December 28, 2014 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
Margaret Marian Merritt, 96, San Antonio, Texas, formerly of Howe, died Monday, October 13, 2014 at her residence.
The Scott United Methodist Church of Shipshewana, Indiana, will celebrate 180 years of ministry in the area on Sunday, October 5, 2014 in the 9:00 am worship hour.
The Lima United Methodist Church will host their annual summer hog roast and concert on Sunday, July 20 at 10:00 a.m.
Maurice K. Woodworth, 84, Howe, died Thursday, June 26, 2014 at Life Care Center of LaGrange.
Larry Dean Prine Jr., 58, Howe, died Sunday, May 18, 2014 at his residence.
Third grade students Cali Godlewski and Savanna Hoover of Lima-Brighton Elementary School approached Principal Marty Burns recently with an idea.
Big Brother is looking into LaGrange County in a big way. This time by “helping us” determine what is a family.
Lima-Brighton Elementary School will host a Chicken Dinner Fundraiser from 4-7 p.m. on Friday, March 14, at the school in Howe. Tickets are available in advance or at the door.
Lima-Brighton Elementary School invited parents to take a mock ISTEP test Wednesday evening and had a handful of parents take them up on that offer.
The Howe Fire Department held a public meeting Monday evening at the fire station as it works toward a grant for a new fire truck.