James Douglas “Jim” Jacobs, 70, Wolcottville died Sunday, February 26, 2012, at his residence.
Ruth A. Conrad, 87, LaGrange, died Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at Life Care Center of LaGrange.
Ruby Louise Crider of Etna Green and formerly of Ligonier was born on January 3, 1954 to LeRoy & Bertha (Pierce) Brown in Garrett, IN.
Joseph S. Eicher, 69, Shipshewana, died Sunday, February 26, 2012 at Trinity Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler, Texas.
It was a happy Senior Night at Lakeland last Friday, as upperclassmen Tim Abbott and Jalen King led the Lakers to a 48-25 triumph over the visiting Angola Hornets.
Arnas Zabarauskas poured in 25 points and Conner Geiser tossed in 22 to lead The Howe School varsity boys basketball team past Howardsville Christian, 71-55 last Thursday.
A Saturday evening fire left a shop building at Hippenhammer Body Shop on CR 150N destroyed, along with vehicles and damage to an adjacent building.
Fannie (Mast) Yoder, 91, Middlebury, formerly of Shipshewana, died Thursday, February 23, 2012 at her residence.
Harry D. Weirich, 93, Middlebury, died Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at The Courtyard in Goshen.
Robert Ray Schrader, 51, Sturgis, Mich., died Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at Bronson Methodist Hospital in Kalamazoo, Mich.
The Trading Place in Shipshewana got site plan approval for a 10,800 square foot open pavilion at the LaGrange County Plan Commission Tuesday evening.
Lynne Glick and Chloe Sturdivant each won two blue ribbons for Lakeland in a 93.75-78.20 Lady Laker team victory over West Noble this past Monday.
Fremont clinched its first NECC boys basketball regular-season championship in two decades Tuesday night with a 54-37 drubbing of the visiting Westview Warriors.
DeKalb raced past Lakeland, 68-45 in a non-conference varsity boys basketball battle Tuesday night in Waterloo.