On April 13, Prairie Heights Middle School students, parents, and staff celebrated the 6th Student of the Month convocation of the year.
Boy Scout Troop #792 held its Court of Honor on April 16 at Scout Hall. Rank advancements and merit badges that the boys have earned were handed out.
Shirley K. Helmuth reported a theft of her yard ornament, a 4 ½ foot white and blue lighthouse, April 18.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted April 10regarding a burglary in the seven hundred block of 140 E. A window screen and window seal were stolen.
Appointments are now being made for Prairie Heights Community Schools for Kindergarten Registration.
Several businesses are expanding or rebuilding in LaGrange County, and received site plan approval Tuesday evening from the LaGrange County Plan Commission.
A joint meeting of the LaGrange County Council and Commissioners will be held at 8 a.m. on Monday, April 23, in the county office building on Michigan St. in LaGrange.
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Jimmy Maas swept the hurdle races for Prairie Heights in an NECC boys track “four-way” meet held Tuesday in Brushy Prairie.
Trey Kennedy’s school-record pole vault leap of 15-1 feet led Westview in an NECC boys track quadrangle meet held Tuesday in Fremont.
Maxine Evangeline Elliott Randall, 85, Hickory, N.C., died Monday, April 16, 2012 at Frye Regional Medical Center in Hickory, N.C.
Brenda J. Ashbrook, 66, LaGrange, died Thursday, April 12, 2012 at Parkview Hospital in Ft. Wayne.
Wendell W. White, 71, Wolcottville, died Saturday, April 14, 2012 at his residence.
Russell M. Burkhart, 88, LaGrange, formerly Shipshewana, died Sunday, April 15, 2012 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.