Long-time LaGrange County Highway Superintendent Jeff Brill has announced that he will retire from his position and the county highway department on September 30 of this year.
It’s a sure sign of summer when the LaGrange County 4-H Fairgrounds is being readied for the county fair.
The Franke family of five has grown to a robust family of 16. All 16 recently took a trip to Germany, the original five visiting for the first time in 40 years.
Officers from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched shortly before 11 p.m. on July 2 to an accident on US 20 near CR 500W.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department is seeking information on a hit and run that occurred on July 2.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted on July 1 regarding a burglary on SR 120 east of Howe.
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The LaGrange County Sheriff's Department is investigating the death of a woman on Tuesday, June 30, at Gordon’s Campground near Wolcottville.
LaGrange County Commissioners will meet at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, July 6. The meeting will be held in the county office building on Michigan Street in LaGrange.
SR 5 just south of US 20 in Shipshewana was closed for several hours Wednesday morning after a multiple-vehicle accident.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted on June 29 regarding a hit-and-run accident on CR 1000W in the area of CR 800N.
All LaGrange County offices will be closed Friday, July 3, for Independence Day.
Forty-seven cars registered for the 2015 Open Doors Cruise In last Sunday afternoon at the LaGrange First United Methodist Church.
There is still time for people of all ages to participate in the LaGrange County Public Library's Summer Reading Contest.
Out of 3200 Good Neighbor Pharmacies nationwide, Topeka Pharmacy has been named one of three finalists for the Good Neighbor Pharmacy of the Year Award.
On June 26, Christopher Strong, 58, of Sturgis, Mich., was traveling west on US 20 approaching CR 350W when a runaway horse and buggy traveling south on CR 350W collided with his vehicle.