Peggy H. Baker, 73, Topeka, died Wednesday, February 18, 2015.
She was born December 30, 1941 to Coda and Maudie (Hamlin) Colwell.
Terry Hart, 72, LaGrange, died Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.
Friday, Feb. 20, at 4 p.m. is the deadline for applications for scholarships available through the LaGrange County Community Foundation (LCCF).
The Town of LaGrange’s idea to look at annexing two square miles northwest of town brought out a good crowd Tuesday evening to discuss the idea and get some questions answered.
Sheriff Jeff Campos Sr. told county commissioners Monday morning that his department has been awarded an Indiana Criminal Justice Institute grant to promote safe driving.
LaGrange County Commissioners approved the purchase of a new heat pump for the county courthouse at Monday’s meeting. The unit will replace one first installed in 1994.
On Monday night the main topic of discussion at the Prairie Height School Board meeting was about a reduction in force which was approved.
On February 18, Jerry L. Shears, 52, of Coldwater, Mich., was arrested after methamphetamine was found in a pickup that was parked at the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was called on February 18 regarding a domestic fight in progress at a residence on CR 1150E.
A bond issue to refinance the jail bond issue is set to close next Tuesday, Feb. 24.
Those who need help with computers have a couple options for assistance at the LaGrange County Public Library.
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Harvey Chupp, 77, died Friday, February 13, 2015.
He was born June 20, 1937, in Thomas, Okla., to Malinda (Wingard) and Levi Chupp.
Chandler Aspy scored 11 of his game-high 26 points in the fourth quarter to help Westview surge past county rival Prairie Heights, 46-38 in NECC boys basketball last Thursday.
Prairie Heights junior Doug Levitz earned a berth in the 2015 IHSAA wrestling state finals with his efforts Saturday at the Fort Wayne Snider semi-state tournament.
DeKalb won a varsity gymnastics triangular match with East Noble and Lakeland this past Monday.