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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.

Patrick Glick



To the Editor:


All LaGrange County offices are closed Friday, April 3, in observance of Good Friday.

Nature’s Best

By Elma Chapman

Floral City

Dr. Larry W. Phillips



To the Editor:

Five Westview High School artists and their artwork were recently recognized at the 2015 Scholastic Art Awards at the Grand Wayne Center in Ft. Wayne.

A couple of mighty heaves by sophomore standout Kloee Fitch helped propel the Lakeland girls track team to a season-opening, 88-42 victory over Sturgis Wednesday evening in LaGrange.

Charles Hartman


To the Editor:

Hostetler’s Hudson Museum will open for the season next Wednesday, April 1, and will have a new member of the Hudson family on hand.

The LaGrange County Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Ryne Krock as its new President /CEO.

Consumers can expect to pay less for their bacon this year with pork prices forecast to be down 23 cents per pound, Purdue University agricultural economist Chris Hurt says.

On Tuesday, March 24, around 6 p.m., LaGrange County Sheriff's Deputies were called to the area of 1635 W 700N for a suspicious vehicle that had been seen leaving the area westbound.