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If you've noticed that your cucumbers are a little (or a lot) bitter lately, don't give up hope. A little water, mulch and patience will provide relief.

The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is again asking bowhunters to volunteer to count furbearer species and other wildlife this fall for science.

Kenneth Lee “Mr. C.” Cheshier, 71, Tampa, Fla., formerly of LaGrange, died Sunday, August 13, 2017 at Florida Hospital Tampa.

Kenneth Jay Stutzman, 74, Middlebury, died Friday, August 18, 2017 at his residence.

    Stephen Edward Alexander Leamon, 25, Cleveland, Ohio, formerly of South Milford, Ind., died Thursday, August 17, 2017, at his residence.

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My mom read me this story that she found on face book. I sure hope it is true. She showed me a picture and it was a happy picture.

Donnabelle "Celia" Myers, 89, Kendallville, Ind., died Friday August 18, 2017.

Elmina J.  Lambright, 60, Middlebury, died Friday, August 18, 2017 at her residence.

Goshen won a hard-fought, 20-25, 25-19, 25-22, 18-25, 16-14 decision over visiting Westview in varsity volleyball action last Thursday night.

Wawasee defeated Westview, 189-240 in a varsity girls golf match held last Thursday at Maxwelton Golf Course in Syracuse.

NorthWood aced Lakeland, 25-15, 25-13, 25-4 in varsity volleyball action last Thursday night in Nappanee.

The Westview girls cross country team finished third in the Elkhart Christian Hokum-Karem meet held at Woodland Trails in Elkhart Saturday.

The Westview duo of Richmond Stoltzfus and Matthew Yoder ran to victory in the Elkhart Christian Hokum-Karem boys cross country meet held this past Saturday at Woodland Trails in Elkhart.

The Lakeland boys cross country team placed second in the Fairfield Invitational this past Saturday.

Karley Alleshouse scored three goals in leading Lakeland to a 7-2 varsity girls soccer victory at Mishawaka Saturday morning.

Robert G. McCullough Sr., 45, LaGrange, died Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Ft. Wayne, Ind.

One of the items the LaGrange County BZA is told when a dog breeding operation variance request comes before them is if the petitioner has joined ICAW (Indiana Council on Animal Welfare).

At the 2017 Indiana Sheriff's Association Annual Conference held this summer in Muncie, Ind., both Cpl. Cliff Hibbs and Deputy Zach Anderson were recognized for their lifesaving efforts.

On Saturday, Sept. 16, the LaGrange de Lafayette Chapter NSDAR will be holding a ceremony to honor and remember WWI veterans from LaGrange County.

Virginia C. McKibben, 87, Seneca, S.C., formerly of LaGrange, died Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at Lila Doyle Nursing Care facility in Seneca, S.C.

“This is a tremendous gift,” said LaGrange County Sheriff Jeff Campos.