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Helen Lee Rinkel, 85, Howe, died Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Ft. Wayne, Ind.

Janice Earlene Delong,76, Big Turkey Lake in LaGrange, died Thursday, February 19, 2015 at Gulfside Hospice while wintering in New Port Richey, Fla.

All during March, youth can head to a LaGrange County Public Library branch to make a card, write a letter or decorate a coloring page for our veterans.

Martha Lou Lee, 87, LaGrange, formerly of Van Buren Township, died Monday, February 23, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.

On Tuesday February 24, Officers from the Shipshewana Police Department arrested Kyle J. Fanning, 24, of Howe for violation of a protective order.

Audrey Jane Hogan, 82, Orland, died Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at her son’s residence.

Dear friends,

Carol Jean Gonser,91, Sturgis, Mich., died Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at her residence.

Larry E. Bailey, 63, Howe, died Thursday, February 19, 2015 at his residence.

Margaret E. Horn, 96, LaGrange, died Friday, February 20, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.

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.