When Palmer Ace Hardware in Elkhart closed after over 50 years in business, locals wondered what would happen to the 20-foot statue, Scotty, that greeted its customers. Turns out he went on a journey across the country.
The Elkhart Truth has compiled a list of celebrations, services and closings for Memorial Day 2015, a WNIT Public Television documentary about Art Decio airs at 8 p.m., and three more stories to start your day.
Alvin Johnson, 64, said he is sure he has made a difference in the life of children during his 37 years as a custodian. But now he’s ready to rest.