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LaGrange County Commissioners received bids for computer equipment at the county jail Wed. morning. Three bids were awarded at a total cost of $362,240.75.

Johnathan Dean Haston was stillborn Saturday, December 26, 2015.

Eli M. Mast, 85, Shipshewana, died Monday, December 28, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.

At their monthly meeting on December 21, the Prairie Heights School Board announced a three-phase project for the elementary and middle school buildings.

Workers at Ohio Table Pad on the north side of LaGrange were told last Tuesday that the facility was shutting down and were sent home without further notice.

Andrew Yoder poured in 26 points and grabbed seven rebounds in sparking Westview to a 61-41 varsity boys basketball victory over county and NECC rival Lakeland last Tuesday night in Emma.

Twenty-three years ago, it seemed unlikely that Randy Yoder would someday reach the 300-victory plateau as a head basketball coach.

Betty J. Meese, 90, Sturgis, Mich., died Thursday, December 24, 2015 at her residence.

Dear Friends,

Michael D. Holliday, 55, Rome City, died Tuesday, December 22, 2015, at his daughter’s residence in Kendallville.

Barbara A. Coney, 82, LaGrange, died Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.

Karen R. Horan, 79, Lake of the Woods in Hudson, Ind., died Friday, December 25, 2015 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Ft. Wayne, Ind.

Ida J. Bontrager, 95, Goshen, died Wednesday, December 23, 2015 at IU Health Goshen Hospital.

Around 9:31 a.m. on December 22, the LaGrange County Sheriff's Department was notified of a possible warrant subject located at a residence in the 2000E block of CR 400S.

This winter, adults can participate in a Bicentennial Reading Challenge through the LaGrange County Public Library system.

Earlier this year, the Indiana General Assembly voted unanimously to recognize residents who have contributed 50 years of service to volunteer firefighting efforts around the state.

Shortly before 11 p.m. on December 16, an office from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department made a traffic stop on a 2010 Ford passenger car on SR 9 south of CR 700N.