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  1. Edward Leon SagerRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Star Press

    He was born October 27, 1949 in Portland, IN to William Earl Sager Jr. and Marianna Bickel Sager.

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  2. Friday, July 3, 2015Read the original story

    Thursday | The Commercial Review

    Manor Brantly Alan, a son, was born June 25 at Jay County Hospital to Shauna Manor, 8160 E. 400 South, Portland. He weighed 5 pounds, 10 ounces.

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  3. Police using new softwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Commercial Review

    Sgt. Josh Stephenson accesses police records on his phone through the Spillman app. Portland police began using the new software, which also allows them to access more information on their car computers, Tuesday.

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  4. William (Bill) Scott BryantRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Star Press

    He is alive in Christ forever. He was born in Portland, Indiana on April 5, 1963, to Glen and Mary Bryant.

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  5. Skylar Eugene McCombsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Star Press

    ... and former drum major of Jay County High School. Skylar is survived by his parents; mate Hanna Hampshire of Portland, IN; a daughter, Karleigh Grace Thornburg, of Portland, IN; a son, Mason Wayne McCombs, of Dunkirk, IN; a brother, Spencer E. ...

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  6. Water unlikely to affect midwayRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Commercial Review

    Despite heavy rainfall and flooding throughout Portland and Jay County, the Jay County Fair hasn't been washed out. Jay County Fair Board president Rob Weaver said today that all fair activities, including the midway, are set to begin on schedule.

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  7. Janie (Garringer) Williams BakerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Star Press

    She was born on October 28, 1940 in Portland to Leroy "Barney and Ethel Garringer.

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  8. For some in NE Indiana, power is out until TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... and creeks over their banks and prevented storm sewers from emptying into them, causing street flooding in Muncie, Portland and other eastern Indiana communities. "I think we're in pretty good shape," Jason Rogers, director of the Delaware County ...

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  9. Outages to affect some NE Indiana customers until TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Republic

    ... 12, pushes a bicycle through high water Saturday, June 27, 2015, on Wayne Street near East Jay Middle School in Portland, Ind. The city's downtown area was underwater for the second time in 10 days after several inches of rain fell Friday and ...

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  10. Storms cause flooding, power outages in some Indiana citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Storms with heavy rains and strong winds caused street flooding in some Indiana cities and knocked power to several thousand homes and businesses. Water nearly a foot deep swamped the downtown area in the eastern Indiana city of Portland, closing a section of U.S. 27 and several city streets Saturday.

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  11. Trace Adkins to perform at Jay County FairRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Decatur Daily Democrat

    The Jay County Fair in Portland announced Trace Adkins will appear in concert at the fair on Wednesday, July 8, 2015. Tickets for the Trace Adkins concert are now on sale with a ticket order form on the fair's website, or you may call 888-282-2728.

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  12. Jay, Adams host tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Commercial Review

    ... counties Tuesday and today. Farmers, agribusiness representatives, Purdue faculty, and students toured IOM Grain's Portland operation and the Johnson family farm in rural Redkey. IOM's Ramon Loucks told a crowd of about 250 how the company has ...

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  13. Obituaries: Lindsay WenkRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Star Press

    Services are 7:00 p.m. Monday, June 22, 2015 at Baird-Freeman Funeral Home, Portland.

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  14. One dead in Randolph County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Police are on the scene of a fatal crash at US 27 and Randolph County 250N north of Portland, Indiana State Police confirm. One person has died.

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  15. 1 dead, 4 hospitalized after crash in Wells CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... to the release from the department. The Jeep carried four people, including the driver Julie Dehoff, 40, of Portland. Dehoff and the front seat passenger were ejected as the Jeep spun into a ditch north of the intersection. Dehoff was pronounced ...

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  16. Winchester felon held in bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Palladium-Item

    Winchester felon held in bank robbery A convicted bandit from Winchester is accused of holding up a Portland bank on Tuesday. Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1S4y6wP This surveillance photo shows a bandit who held up the Portland branch of First Merchants Bank on Tuesday.

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  17. Portland police searching for bank robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... a white t-shirt and plaid pajama pants at the time of the robbery. Anyone with information is asked to call the Portland Police Department at (260) 726-7161 or report information to the Jay County Sheriff's Department at www.jaycountysheriff.org. ...

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  18. Rustina Marie (Nesbitt) ElkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | The Star Press

    She leaves behind to cherish her memory forever, her son who was the light of her life, Dylan Elkin, St. Augustine, FL; her parents, Charles and Marilyn Nesbitt, Eaton, IN; her brother, Charles Nesbitt III, Eaton, IN; her sister, Holly Nesbitt, Albany, IN; her nephew, Brandon Nesbitt, Eaton, IN; her grandmother, Marie Nesbitt, Portland, IN; as well as several aunts, uncles, cousins and relatives. She is preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, Charles Nesbitt; her maternal grandfather, Lewis Mansfield and her maternal grandmother, Joyce McLaughlin.

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  19. Police seek 3 men in Portland assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    ... TONIGHT AT FIVE, A HOMELESS MAN CLINGS TO LIFE TONIGHT AFTER POLICE SAY HE WAS BRUTALLY BEATEN. IT HAPPENED IN PORTLAND, IN THE AREA OF 16TH STREET AND NORTHWESTERN PARKWAY EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. WLKY'S LAUREN ADAMS IS THERE NOW WITH MORE. LAUREN? ...

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  20. St. Marys arts center looking for new homeRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 4 | The Daily Standard

    ... has two other locations: the Blackford County Arts Center in Hartford City, Ind., and the program's headquarters in Portland, Ind. Updated information will be posted on the Collective Center's Facebook page. The group also can be contacted at ...

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