Bird No. 1 was easy.
The Rev. Paul Dunbar spotted a dark-eyed junco in his backyard feeders in Hastings, Neb., on Jan. 1.
Florence A. Notestine, 96, LaGrange, died Sunday, December 22, 2013 at her residence.
Margaret Hobson is a family historian and former mathematics teacher.
A group of Lakeland High School students spent a cold night outside recently to get a better understanding of the challenges faced by those who are homeless.
To the Editor:
The Prairie Heights School Board voted Monday evening to hire Assistant Superintendent Jeff Reed as the district’s new superintendent, effective July 2014.
Eugene C. “Gene” Potter was named 2013 LaGrange County Citizen of the Year on Wednesday during Corn School.
Bill Eberhard made the announcement.
FlorenceCharlyene Hall, 82, South Milford, Ind., died Thursday, September 26, 2013 at her residence.
The Lakeland School Board approved the recommendation to fill two additional teaching posts at the high school.
Nedra Belle Seagly, 102, Bismarck, N.D., formerly of Kendallville, Ind., died Monday, September 9, 2013, in Bismarck, N.D.
Lela Grace Miller, 97, Elkhart, Ind., died Thursday, August 22, 2013.
The Lakeland School Board approved several teacher positions at Monday’s meeting, just over a week before classes are due to start in the district.
New teachers at Lakeland School Corporation have been preparing for a successful first year of teaching in the new teacher academy.
Sallie G. Soboslay, 80, Kendallville, Ind., died Monday, July 22, 2013, at Lutheran Life Villages in Kendallville.
By Rep. David Ober
Air Force Association Medal of Merit awarded to Howe School teacher
Prairie Heights has hired Andrew Arndt as the high school assistant principal.
Meredeth Ann Wittrig, 79, Topeka, died Saturday, May 11, 2013 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.