Adrian VFW Commander Don Durbin and member John Petty raised the American flag and led the Pledge of Allegiance before the 9-11 ceremony held at the Adrian Fire Station on Sunday.
John Earl Hall, who is believed to have recently robbed the Adrian Bank at gunpoint, appears to have struck again, this time across the Missouri and Kansas border. Wednesday, September 6, 2006, about two weeks after the Adrian Bank was robbed, a white male robbed the First Option Bank in LaCygne, Kansas.
President Jacque Underwood opened a tax rate and budget hearing special meeting of the Adrian R-III Board of Education on August 29, 2006. Motion was passed to set the Operating Levy at $3.4554 and the Debt Service Levy at $.9346, totaling $4.39 for the 2006-2007 school year. Motion was also passed to approve a Resolution authorizing the offering for sale of $4,900,000 principal amount of general obligation building bonds of the Adrian R-III School District.
The Adrian Lady Blackhawks participated in the Archie Invitational Tournament last week. They met Archie in the championship match and fell in two games, finishing in second place.
Home field advantage didn't matter last Friday night, nor did the long ride for first time visitors from Orrick. The Bearcats came into Adrian last Friday night and racked up 453 yards on their way to a 44-6 thrashing of the Blackhawks.