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Temperatures will hover around freezing this weekend, making it almost perfect for some ice carving.

Jeff Wible



To the Editor:

There was no fire Saturday afternoon when the LaGrange Fire Department rolled out its newest fire truck to bring uptown to display.

Around 7:40 p.m. Saturday night, the LaGrange Fire Department was dispatched to Price’s Laundry at 112 E. Central Ave. (US 20) for a report of a structure fire.

Richard Joseph Dunne,77, McClish Lake near Hudson, Ind., died Thursday, December 18, 2014.

Scott Griewank, 34, of Chadron, NE died Wednesday, December 10th, 2014.

Westview took a huge step toward securing a second straight NECC girls basketball regular-season championship Tuesday night with a 60-57 overtime triumph at Angola.

Lakeland rallied to beat DeKalb, 43-39 in varsity girls basketball action Tuesday night in Waterloo.



Carolyn S. Moses, 55, Middlebury, died Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at the scene of a three-vehicle accident on US 20 near Northridge High School.

June Elaine Livengood, 97, died Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at Friends Fellowship Community in Richmond, Ind.

Marian J. Krebs, 89, Angola, Ind., died Monday, December 15, 2014 at Lakeland Nursing Center in Angola, Ind.

Mickail Leigh, 57, Shipshewana, died Monday, December 15, 2014 at his residence.  

R. Scott Biedermann, 55, Wolcottville, died Monday, December 15, 2014 at his residence.

Robert E. Butts Sr., 98, rural Wolcottville, formerly of Ft. Wayne and Churubusco, died Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Lutheran Life Villages in Kendallville.

Sam Smith December 7, 1950-December 11, 2014.

The LaGrange Police Department received a tip on December 15 regarding a possible drug transaction that was going to take place in a parking lot on South Poplar Street in LaGrange.

The LaGrange County Public Library is teaming up with Purdue Extension to offer free indoor walking classes in January and February.