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Obituary: Robert Dale “Bob” Collins

Robert Dale “Bob” Collins, 82, Westfield, died March 29. He was born on June 21, 1932 in Indianapolis, the son of Jesse and Hilda Pitts Collins. He was a 1951 graduate of Westfield High...

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Obituary: Deborah A. (Davis) Hybarger

Deborah A. (Davis) Hybarger, Sheridan died at her home May 10 at the age of 61.  She was the daughter of the late Thomas W. and Charlotte (Watkins) Davis.  Born in Carlisle, Penn. on...

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Obituary: Gracanna Furnas

Gracanna Furnas, 90, Lebanon, died May 20 at Signature at Parkwood Health Facility. Gracanna was born Nov. 1, 1924 at a farm near Scircleville, Ind. She was the daughter of William and Madge (Barron)...

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Meet your teacher, Shannon Miller

Name: Mrs. Shannon Miller Grade/Subject at what school: Sixth grade Language Arts, Westfield Intermediate School Number of years teaching: 12 Background/Schooling (college & high school): Byron Center High School, Byron Center, Mich.; B.S. Elementary...

Jada Clevenger, a third grader, and Derrick Clevenger arrive at Westfield Lighting to participate in National Bike to School Day. (Photo by Anna Skinner) 0

Students bike to school

By Anna Skinner Early morning May 6, students from all grades at Washington Woods Elementary met at Westfield Lighting with their parents, city officials, teachers and police officers to participate in Bike to School...

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Police on the lookout for seatbelt violations

By Anna Skinner Residents in Westfield and across the country can expect more police officers on patrol looking for seat belt violations. “Click It or Ticket,” a program funded through the National Highway Traffic...

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Opinion: My son, the new driver

How do I describe, in 350 words or less, the multitude of emotions that bombarded me when my oldest obtained his driver’s license? I have no idea, but doggoneit, I’m gonna try! The first...

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Brooks pays tribute to late officer Jowitt

By Mark Ambrogi Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department Sgt. Kimberly Jowitt was a pioneer in the Hamilton County law enforcement arena. U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN5) shared memories of Jowitt during the 34th annual Hamilton...