Brant Betts fired in 21 points and Marco Olivares canned 17 as Lakeland handled Fremont, 73-49 in the NECC boys basketball opener for both teams last Friday night in LaGrange.
The Prairie Heights varsity boys basketball team completed a very successful weekend Saturday night in Brushy Prairie by taking apart Bethany Christian, 70-41.
Angola, Central Noble and Churubusco all posted 4-1 records to head up the team results in Saturday’s NECC Super Dual wrestling meet held at Lakeland.
Jordyn Bontrager sank 21 points and Chandler Aspy swished 20 as Westview rolled to a 62-48 triumph over visiting Churubusco in its NECC boys basketball opener last Friday night in Emma.
A strong showing in the middle two quarters was enough to propel Westview past Churubusco, 53-38 in NECC girls basketball Saturday night in Turtle Town.
Westview picked up a 54-44 non-conference girls basketball win at Bremen last Thursday night.
Fremont edged Lakeland, 34-33 in NECC girls basketball action Saturday night in Fremont.
Jacob Heller fired in 33 points and blocked a last-second shot by Fairfield to lift Prairie Heights past the visiting Falcons, 68-66 last Friday night in NECC boys basketball play.
It may be cold and snowy now, but come springtime a new walking trail will be available for those looking to get out and enjoy one of LaGrange County’s parks.
Wolcott Mills Elementary School has released its honor roll for the first quarter of the 2013-2014 school year.
High Honor Roll
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department has released its November activity report.
Shortly after 8 p.m. on December 6, officers from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department acted on several tips regarding the location of a wanted person, Michael Hoff.
Shortly after 10 a.m. on December 5, the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was called regarding an unknown problem at the LaGrange Dollar General.
Richard Paul Foltz, 84, Orland, died Friday, December 6, 2013 at Cameron Memorial Community Hospital in Angola, Ind.
John O. Day, 88, died Sunday, December 8, 2013 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
Garret American Legion
Chief Mark McClish
Richard E. “Dick” Rossman, 83, Sturgis, Mich., died Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at Froh Community Home in Sturgis, Mich.
East Noble ran over Lakeland, 59-25 in a non-conference varsity girls basketball tussle held Tuesday evening in Kendallville.
Brandi Dawson fired in 29 points and grabbed 19 rebounds as host Garrett spanked Prairie Heights, 57-33 in varsity girls basketball action Tuesday evening.