Walter Lee Fightmaster, age84 of Fairfield, OH formerly of Batesville, IN, passed away Saturday, January 7, 2016 at his home in Fairfield. Born February 17, 1932 in Cincinnati he was the son of Jack & Ercel (Cunbiff) Fightmaster.He was married to Mary Jane Fouch on June 20, 1953 in Lawrenceburg, IN. The member of St. John United Church of Christ in Batesville worked for US Shoe and later he worked at McDonald’s in Batesville.Walter was preceded in death by his wife Mary Jane Fightmaster in 2008 and 4 brothers & sisters. Walter is survived by his sons Michael Cornett (Debbie) of Dillsboro, IN and Phillip Fightmaster (Linda) of Fairfield, OH. He will also be missed by his grandchildren Mindy Breyer, Phillip James “PJ” Fightmaster, Alina Fightmaster, Michell Brown & Michael Cornett and several great grandchildren.Visitation will be Thursday, January 12, 2017 from 5:00pm until time of memorial services at 6:00pm at Meyers Funeral Home, Batesville, IN with Pastor Dennis Frische-Mouri officiating. His cremains will be buried at a later date in St. John Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to St. John United Church of Christ c/o Meyers Funeral Home, P.O. Box 202, Batesville, IN 47006. Online condolences at www.meyersfuneralhomes.com
Greensburg, In. — The Decatur County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an attempted suicide at the jail.A report says two ambulances responded to the jail Friday between 10:30 and 11 a.m. An inmate was transported to St. Vincent’s Hospital and is reported to be in good condition.Circumstances of the incident and the name of the inmate have not been released.
Share Covid concerns see Clarion Gaming move ICE 2021 to April July 15, 2020 Industry innovation specialist GamCrowd has announced a new strategic partnership with Clarion Gaming, which will see the unveiling of GamCrowd Tech Week, building on the success of the inaugural conference in 2016.GamCrowd Tech Week, will be held during London Tech Week on the 12th-16th June at the Hippodrome Casino, Leicester Square,The aim of the week is to build the profile of the ever-expanding gamtech sector and, at the same time, create an interface between the gambling industry’s thought leaders and other tech sectors, so the industry can help prepare for the fourth industrial revolution.The action-packed week builds on last year’s conference, where the GamCrowd team have expanded the event to bring in experts from all tech sectors, including gambling, to share their knowledge and experience.Over 300 technical and gaming industry leaders will be in attendance and in addition to the central conference day there will be an AI meet-up, Digital Transformation chat, Blockchain briefing and gamtech city tour amongst the agenda.Some of the industry’s best and brightest talents will be at the forefront of Tech Week, with expert speakers being welcomed from all different parts of the gaming sector, as GamCrowd showcases breakthrough technologies that are transforming gambling. The agreement with Clarion marks the continued growth of GamCrowd, as they will now feature weekly on Totally Gaming and monthly in iGaming Business magazine to provide a leading voice and opinion on technology in the gaming sector.Their relationship began back in 2014 after GamCrowd became a supporting partner for Clarion’s Start-Up LaunchPad and Start-Up Village at EiG and GiGSE and organised the successful Pitch ICE event. Chris North, Managing Director and co-founder of GamCrowd, said: “It’s truly an exciting time for GamCrowd, as we announce our new partnership with Clarion Gaming, the industry’s leading event organisers, and the launch of GamCrowd Tech Week.“We’ve quickly positioned ourselves at the forefront of the gambling tech sector and Tech Week just goes to show how fast we’re expanding as a brand and we can’t wait to see what the rest of 2017 holds for GamCrowd.”Kate Chambers, Managing Director of Clarion Gaming Division, said: “It’s been a real pleasure to work alongside GamCrowd for the past three years, so to expand our relationship is the next natural step for both brands.“We welcome any opportunity to be involved in initiatives which showcase the gambling tech sector and which introduce new tech to the industry, so for Clarion, it was a no-brainer.” Submit Share Related Articles ICE Africa turns attention to National Gambling Amendment Bill July 25, 2018 Better Collective appoints Shona ODonnell as global events lead July 2, 2019 StumbleUpon read more