The unemployment rate in LaGrange County remained low in December 2015, at 3.5 percent. November’s rate had been 3.6.
House members recently voted unanimously in support of State Rep. Denny Zent’s (R-Angola) bill providing additional resources to military families.
As of Monday morning, Jan. 24, 10 candidates have filed for local offices with the LaGrange County Clerk’s Office.
Congressman Marlin Stutzman filed paperwork with the Indiana Secretary of State’s Office Monday, making his bid for Indiana’s open U.S. Senate seat official.
Friday afternoon was a lot of fun for Lakeland High School students as they got to watch seniors take on staff members in a basketball game.
Two members of the Howe Fire Department visited the Howe Lions Club on January 20 at Iannarelli’s Italian Restaurant in Howe.
The LaGrange County Sheriff's Department reported three arrests for OWI during three separate traffic stops.
Glen Oaks Community College is now accepting applications for the Presidential and Dean’s scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year.
In November, 70 fifth and sixth graders competed in the preliminary round of the 2015-2016 National Geographic Bee at Westview Elementary.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted shortly after 6 p.m. on January 17 regarding an erratic driver traveling north on SR 9 from CR 800S.
50 Years Ago in the Standard
January 20, 1966
Around 2:10 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 16, the LaGrange and Howe fire departments were called to a home at 2500E 400N for a house fire.
The Shipshewana Auction RV Park along CR 200N is looking to expand, the Shipshewana Town Council was told Thursday.
Alumni invited to Feb. 4 event
The Class of 2016 marks the 50th class to graduate from Westview Jr-Sr High School.
Kemper Dotts recently joined the LaGrange County Sheriff's Merit Board, replacing outgoing member Tim Cain.
Shortly after 10 p.m. on January 16, an officer from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department made a traffic stop on a 1998 Nissan passenger car on CR 700N just west of CR 125E.