Archive - Feb 24, 2011 - Latest News
School delays and closings as of 8 a.m. Thursday:
Ancilla College â€”Â 2 hour delay
Argos Community Schools â€”Â 2 hour delay
Bremen Public Schools â€”Â Closed
Culver Community Schools â€”Â Closed
John Glenn School Corp â€”Â 2 hour delay
Oregon-Davis School Corp â€”Â 2 Hour Delay
Plymouth Community Schools -Â Closed
Triton School Corporation â€” Closed
Union-North United Schools â€”Â 2 hour delay
LAPAZ â€”Â Surrounded by family, friends, and colleagues Saturday in the small community room of the LaPaz-North Township Volunteer Fire Department building Elma Konya received a heroâ€™s applause when she rose to her feet and reflected on the guiding principle she has used to serve the North Township community over the last 40 years as trustee.
â€śI lived through the Depression. I knew what it was like to be hungry, to not have a roof over your head, to be without heat. You care for each other,â€ť she said.
Wednesday, around 9:55 a.m., Ashley Zehner, 19, was traveling west on 9C Road near Tulip when she lost control on ice-covered road surface. Zehner spun off the road and traveled into the south embankment where she then struck a telephone junction box. Her vehicle came to rest facing east. Zehner said she was driving west when a mail delivery vehicle was on the side of road, and when she applied brakes to slow, her vehicle started to slide. Zehner was transported to St . Joseph Regional Medical Center for complaint of pain to the back and neck area.