50 Years Ago in the Standard
October 28, 1965
Bernadine Ryan Smith, 86, LaGrange, died Friday, October 2, 2015 at her residence.
At Monday’s meeting, the Lakeland School Board approved using the Indiana Online Academy for the high school’s Spanish language classes.
The following graduating 4-Hers and 10-Year 4-H members were honored by the LaGrange County 4-H Fair on July 11.
Dr. Kenneth James Koger, 86 West Lafayette, Ind., died Saturday, July 4, 2015 at University Place.
The Franke family of five has grown to a robust family of 16. All 16 recently took a trip to Germany, the original five visiting for the first time in 40 years.
Helen Lee Rinkel, 85, Howe, died Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Ft. Wayne, Ind.
Middle school teacher Amy Whited and her art classes created the Christmas cards seen on the Court House lawn.
Thelma H. Tumidanski, 94, Auburn, Ind., formerly of Orland, Ind., died Friday, September 19, 2014 at the Heart Institute at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Ft. Wayne, Ind.
As Westview School District looks to fill volunteer classroom positions, it is weighing whether or not to change its guidelines for volunteers.
The only softball head coach Lakeland High School has ever known has decided to hang it up.
Daniel L. Arnold, 70, rural Kendallville, died Saturday, August 23, 2014 at Provena Sacred Heart Home in Avilla, Ind.
Several historic characters from Howe’s history will be at Indian Summer Days in Howe from noon-1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 20.
David L. Anspaugh, 65, of Sturgis, MI, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at St. Joe Regional Hospital, Mishawaka, IN of cancer.
Three Amish school teachers were able to get out of a small schoolhouse that had filled with deadly carbon monoxide gas Tuesday morning.