On Monday, Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch and the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA) announced that 12 properties will receive funding through the Historic Renovation Grant Program, including three in Wabash County, according to Melissa Thomas, communications director.

The local projects which will benefit from the grants include Dickos Peterson & Metz Real Estate in Wabash, and the Improved Order of Red Men (IORM) building and Lagro United Methodist Church, both of Lagro.

Rob Burgess, Wabash Plain Dealer editor, may be reached by email at rburgess@wabashplain