The second time’s a charm for the Lakeland School District as it looks to build a new administration center.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted on July 22 regarding a stolen boat.
Around midnight on July 20, the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted regarding a suspicious vehicle in a ditch.
On July 19, LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted regarding a burglary that took place at a residence on SR 5 north of Shipshewana.
The employees of LaGrange County REMC reached a milestone in January of this year and celebrated 500,000 employee-hours without a lost-time accident since Jan. 7, 2000.
An additional American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 12, at E&S Sales, located at 1265 North SR 5 in Shipshewana.
The LaGrange County unemployment rate rose by seven-tenths of a percent in June, up to 7.6 percent. The June 2012 unemployment rate was 7.8 percent.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department responded to a report of incorrigible teens in the area of CR 280N and SR 3 shortly after noon on July 11.
Prairie Heights Superintendent Alan Middleton will be retiring at the end of the 2013-2014 school year.