Larry James Kruckeberg, 64, LaGrange, died Sunday, March 29, 2015.
He was born in 1950, in Ft. Wayne, Ind., to James and Catherine Kruckeberg.
Rodney L. “Bub” Woods, 47, North Webster, Ind., died Thursday, April 2, 2015 at his residence.
The American Red Cross encourages eligible blood donors to make a difference in the lives of patients this spring by giving blood.
LaGrange County’s unemployment rate for February dropped below 5 percent, going from 5.1 in January to 4.5 in February.
Irene N. Houser, 85, Berrien Springs, Mich., died Monday, March 30, 2015 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
Lakeland Middle School has released its honor roll for the second trimester of the 2014-2015 school year.
High Honor Roll
Margie L. Frost, 72, LaGrange, died Monday, March 30, 2015 at Life Care Center of LaGrange.
Marie L. Yanke, 80, died Sunday, March 15, 2015, in Warren General Hospital in Pennsylvania.
Sherry Reno of New Castle, Ind., recently had the opportunity to visit Shipshewana and went home with a new quilt courtesy of the annual SRMA raffle.
(Reprinted with permission from America’s Pharmacist, March 2015)
Westview Jr.-Sr. High School has released its honor roll for the third quarter of the 2014-2015 school year.
A deputy from the LaGrange County Sheriff's Department stopped a 1997 Dodge pickup Sunday morning for a traffic violation on SR 120 west of SR 9.
On March 26, a deputy from the LaGrange County Sheriff's Department stopped a silver Dodge Neon on SR 9 north of CR 600S around 11:55 p.m. for a traffic violation.
LaGrange County officials are awaiting the extradition of an Ohio man to face attempted murder charges.
Curtis Eugene “Gene” Suffridge, 72, Rome City, died Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at his residence.
Gerald “Jerry” Gran, 82, Witmer Lake in Wolcottville, died Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.
Irvin Jay Miller, 87, Chouteau, Okla., formerly of LaGrange County, died Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at his residence.
Jim Steele, 68, Middlebury, died Thursday, March 26, 2015 at his residence.
Jonas N. Christner,93, Sturgis, Mich., died Friday, March 20, 2015 at his residence.
Mary Jane Nartker, 63, South Milford, died Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at Parkview Memorial Hospital in Ft. Wayne, Ind.
To the Editor:
All LaGrange County offices are closed Friday, April 3, in observance of Good Friday.