Indiana is gearing up to celebrate its statehood bicentennial in 2016.
A special bicentennial flag will be raised at noon on Friday, Dec. 11, at the LaGrange County Courthouse.
On December 8, Harley Lambright of JC Appliance contacted the LaGrange County Sheriff's Department to report that his business on CR 200N had been burglarized.
On December 8, the LaGrange County Sheriff's Department was contacted by Falisha Wiedman of Wolcottville, who told officers that her 2000 Dodge Dakota had been stolen from her residence.
On December 7, the LaGrange County Sheriff's Department was contacted regarding a burglary at a home under construction on CR 800S in Topeka.
The Westview High School Band Department is putting together an alumni band to perform at the Westview vs. Lakeland basketball game on Dec. 22.
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Parents tend to purchase STEM-related toys for boys more often than girls, according to a Purdue University expert.
At the end of the year, county commissioners will be making appointments to various boards that serve the county.
The LaGrange County Sheriff's Department was contacted regarding a theft that had occurred between December 1 and 2 in the LaGrange area.
The LaGrange County Sheriff's Department was contacted on December 3 regarding a burglary at a residence in the 8000W block of CR 750N.
On December 5, the LaGrange County Sheriff's Department was contacted regarding a theft at a residence in the 11000W block of CR 300S.
This past Wednesday, sixth graders from Prairie Heights Middle School traveled to the Junior Achievement Center in Fort Wayne to experience what it’s like to be an adult for a day.