Political Notebook


Ober presents Sagamore to Don Moore family

Rep. Dave Ober, R-Albion, is presenting a posthumous Sagamore of the Wabash award today to the family of Don Moore – a veteran and entrepreneur.

The presentation will occur at the Kendallville American Legion.

The Sagamore of theWabash is one of the most prestigious awards granted by Gov. Mike Pence.

Moore was an army intelligence analyst in the Vietnam War and an entrepreneur, operating Don Moore Productions and Minuteman Mowing Services. He was also involved in the local community, serving as Noble County Council president, Chamber of Commerce president, Downtown Kendallville Merchants president and commander of American Legion Post 86.

He passed away earlier this year.

Ober represents all of Noble County and portions of Allen, Elkhart, LaGrange and Whitley counties.

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