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  1. Anthony Joel (a J) SnyderRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Star Press

    He was born in Portland December 21, 1970 the son of L. Clark Snyder and Beth Mills.

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  2. Judge: No 2nd lawyer for defendant in Hartford City killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    A Blackford County judge has denied a request for a second court-appointed lawyer from an eastern Indiana man accused of killing a father and daughter. The Star Press reports 59-year-old Charles R. Whittington of Portland, Indiana, wrote to the judge last week to ask for an additional lawyer, saying his current attorney is "very busy."

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  3. Thelma MilliganRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Daily Standard

    ... Surviving are sisters, Betty I. Myers, Celina, and Patsy S. Laux, Janet D. Stewart and Rita L. Patterson, all of Portland, Ind. Mrs. Milligan was a graduate of Bryant High School. She then graduated from the Fort Wayne Beauty School. She was the ...

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  4. Gary W. HermanRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Star Press

    ... Glue). Gary is survived by His fiance, Lauranna Sue Teeter; a daughter, Felicia A., wife of David, Hicks of Portland, IN; a son, Duane Herman, wife, Teresa, of Redkey; a brother, Mike Herman, wife, Joni, of LaFayette, IN; and four grandchildren, ...

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  5. Ralph NieberdingRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | The Daily Standard

    Surviving are a brother, Paul Nieberding, Mesa, Ariz.; three sisters, Marianne Remaklus, Fort Recovery, Patricia Sommer, Fort Recovery, and Janet Bennett, Nesbit, Miss.; and a number of nieces and nephews. He was a 1951 graduate of Fort Recovery High School and was retired from Teledyne Forge, Portland, Ind.

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  6. Veryl James ElzeyRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | The Star Press

    ... Barbara Ann Elzey of Eaton and Judith Faussett of Eaton; two brothers, Robert Elzey of Geneva and Jerry Elzey of Portland; three sisters, Shirley Bollenbacher of Bryant, Patricia Lee of Portland and Donna Wendel of Portland; three step-children, ...

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  7. David Lee RankinRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... a member of John Knox Presbyterian Church, American Legion Post 329 in Plainfield, and Jay Masonic Lodge 87 F&AM in Portland, IN. He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Martha Jane Rankin and sister, Imogene Church. He is survived by ...

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  8. Obituaries: Lloyd E. IneichenRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Star Press

    Portland, IN. Arrangements are pending at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home, Geneva, IN.

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  9. Why Portland's Olympic Mills Commerce Center could keep its nameRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Business Journal

    Olympic Provisions, a Portland meat maker and restaurant, had to alter its name under pressure from the Olympic Committee but the building that inspired the name, the Olympic Mills Commerce Center, is so far spared. Portlanders scratched their heads last week when Olympic Provisions, the Portland sausage maker and restaurant, modified its name after receiving a cease-and-desist letter from the Olympic Committee.

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  10. Unattended candle starts SE Portland apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Portland Tribune

    According to Portland Fire & Rescue, firefighters responded to an apartment fire at 11:55 p.m. on Feb. 21 at 5418 S.E. Lafayette St. When they arrived, the firefighters found a small fire in a bedroom. Firefighters quickly put out the fire and it was under control at 12:05 a.m. Fire Investigators determined the cause of the fire to be a candle that was unintentionally left burning after residents had left the apartment.

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  11. Angela BrowningRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | The Commercial Review

    ... woman. The daughter of Ralph Joseph and Sharon (Liddy) Meeks, she had worked as assistant manager at Walmart in Portland. Surviving are her father Ralph Meeks; a son; two daughters, including Rianna Rose Rankin, Dunkirk; two sisters; three brothers; ...

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  12. John WolfordRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | The Star Press

    He was a former Bryant and Portland resident. John was born on April 22, 1925, in Kokomo, Indiana, the son of Oliver B. and Rosie Wolford.

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  13. Bag and Baggage considering buying 4th Main bank building, as Hillsboro mulls public supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | OregonLive.com

    ... by Seattle-based AMS Planning & Research with help from Jill Burnette Consulting and Opsis Architecture, both of Portland - suggests that the Wells Fargo building might sell for $800,000. Bag and Baggage would turn the space into "a 150-seat ...

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  14. Accused double murder suspect arraigned in Blackford County, INRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Muncie Free Press

    ... about witnesses identifying the suspect. That report also indicated that Whittington, who is a member of a Portland motorcycle club, And that Whittington was upset over photos Williamson had of the suspect ex-girlfriend. There were other reports ...

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  15. Man preliminarily charged in slayingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | The Star Press

    Man preliminarily charged in slayings A Portland man is preliminarily charged with murder in two Hartford City slayings. Check out this story on thestarpress.com: http://tspne.ws/1DanrKS A memorial for shooting victims Shane and Katelin Williamson was set up Sunday outside the apartment building where the father and daughter lived.

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  16. Suspect charged with murder in Hartford City double murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    A Portland, Indiana, man was charged Sunday in the shooting deaths of a Hartford City man and his daughter. Charles Whittington, 59, is accused of shooting 40-year-old Shane Paul Williamson and his 14-year-old daughter, Katelin, Thursday at the Hartford City apartment building where they lived.

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  17. Updated: Portland man is suspectRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | The Commercial Review

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  18. Community mourns loss of beloved ladiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Pike Press

    ... of town attended Fran Miller Ramshaw's memorial service, Buddy and Barb Miller from Peoria, Ann (Miller) Ryan from Portland, Ind., Donald and Joyce Hill from Jerseyville and Jane (Hill) and Chuck Watts from Pekin. Mike and I were so proud of our ...

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  19. Charles BrunswickRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | The Daily Standard

    ... Fort Recovery; three sons, Alan Brunswick, Bryant, Ind., Jack Brunswick, Geneva, Ind., and Greg (Carey) Brunswick, Portland Ind.; two brothers, Louis (Ann) Brunswick, Coldwater, and Paul (Shirley) Brunswick, Maria Stein; a sister, Irma (Urban) ...

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  20. Nitro Knitters celebrates anniversary; Shibaguyz Designz has free patterns for youRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | OregonLive.com

    ... ely for Portlanders -- by pure coincidence, it's coming on the heels of reporter Anna Griffin's excellent series on Portland's homeless crisis .

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