Both Topeka and Wolcottville have announced that the fireworks displays for their July 4th celebrations have been cancelled due to extremely dry conditions.
On June 28, deputies from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department responded to a call regarding a disorderly subject at Pioneer Trailer Park on SR 9.
One July 1, a deputy from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was dispatched to Yankee Trailer Park on CR 640S regarding multiple theft incidents.
The Town of Shipshewana has joined the county in instituting a burn ban, effective immediately.
On June 28, a LaGrange man was arrested for allegedly operating his vehicle in an unsafe manner while being intoxicated.
The second half of the Topeka Men’s Softball League schedule began this past week.
Recent Westview graduate Skyler Carpenter was named the 2011-12 Gatorade Indiana Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Year this past week.
The 39th annual Topeka Fourth of July Softball Tournament will take place this Tuesday and Wednesday on the Topeka Town Park diamonds.
Phil Malone, President
Howe Community Association
Professor of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University
The weather is hot! The news on my mom’s radio this morning was it’s going to get hotter and very little rain in sight. So I thought I would help her out some.
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Oscar B. Coe, 84, Rome City, died Friday, June 29, 2012 at Parkview Noble Hospital in Kendallville.
The bells! The bells! or how do I convince you that I still don’t like beer?
John R. “Jack” Pipher, 61, Wolcottville, died Sunday, July 1, 2012 at his residence.
A traffic stop in LaGrange late Wednesday night led to the discovery of a meth lab in a residence south of LaGrange.
It is not only the heat that is dangerous as LaGrange County continues to dry out under blazing conditions. And conditions will not be improving anytime soon.
Lois A. Miller, 83, Goshen, died Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at Greencroft Healthcare.