Tuesday Apr 15
Fire destroys home's interior
The interior of a rural Fountain City home is a total loss after a fire Tuesday evening.
Northeastern board to vote on construction funds, superintendent
To enable loan refinancing for Northeastern Wayne School Corporation construction projects, the Northeastern Wayne Junior-Senior High School Building Corporation will meet at 5 p.m. Wednesday.
Monday is last day to register to vote in May
Monday is the last day for Indiana and Ohio residents to register to vote or update their address for the May 6 primary election.
<![CDATA[Lynn, Ind. - Mrs. Lora L. Warner, 76, of Lynn, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 3, at Reid Hospital. She was born on January 22, 1938 in Greenville, Ohio to DuBois and Inez Swank Puterbaugh. She graduated from Portland (Indiana) High School in 1955. She was a homemaker most of her life and was formerly a supervisor at Indiana Steel and Wire in Muncie. She was a strong Christian who faithfully attended the Fountain City Wesleyan Church and was a member of the First Church of Christ in Lynn. She was very artistically inclined and enjoyed painting. She also enjoyed gardening and was an avid reader. Mrs. Warner will be missed by her husband of 33 years, David Warner; daughter-in-law, Deb Rolli; grandchildren, Chad Rolli and Andrew (Alyssa) Rolli; great-grandchildren, Toby Rolli and Quintin Rolli; brother, Rodney Puterbaugh; and step-son, David Curt Warner. Mrs. Warner was preceded in death by her parents and three sons, Rodney Scott Rolli, Todd Allen Rolli and Neil Anthony "Tony" Rolli. Very special thanks are due the nurses and staff of Reid Hospital, especially the hospice unit, and to Dr. Serna and his staff for their compassionate care. Pastor David Anderson and Paul Nichols will conduct a funeral ceremony at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 8 at the Smith & McQuiston Funeral Home, 321 US 27 South, Fountain City. Interment will follow in Fountain Park Cemetery in Winchester. Family & friends may gather for visitation from 5-8 p.m. on Monday, April 7, at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the Reid Foundation for Hospice Care, 1150 Reid Parkway, Richmond, IN 47374, or the charitable organization of the donor's choice. Online condolences may be expressed at www.smithmcquistonwebster.com .
Destruction prevents determination of fire's cause
The severe fire damage of a Williamsburg house reduced to rubble has left firefighters unable to determine what caused the blaze early Wednesday morning.
Cummings, Maxine I., of Richmond, died Jan. 15. Memorial mass for Maxine and Tom Cummings will be at 10 a.m. April 26 at St. Mary's Church, Richmond.