Tag: Craig Mentzer

Allen County must adapt to grow, Craig Mentzer contends.  The changing times, particularly with broadband internet access, have placed previously unforeseen demands on Allen Countians — especially for farmers. “We’ve seen evolution,” notes Mentzer, one…

David Lee, who has worn a variety of hats in the public sphere, has thrown his name in the race for an Allen County Commission seat. Lee, of LaHarpe, filed Wednesday to represent District 2,…

This week, as others were filing for the office, Allen County Commissioner Bill King announced that he would not seek re-election. He has held the office since August 2018, and his term will conclude at…

For 45 years Craig Mentzer has been farming his land in Geneva, an unincorporated town in northwestern Allen County. He’s endured floods, he’s weathered several droughts, but with 2019 just past the halfway mark he…

In a field four or five miles northeast of Neosho Falls, Nathan Mentzer watched as a stream of soybeans flowed from his combine’s auger Wednesday afternoon. Mentzer, back on the farm while still holding a…