LaGrange County REMC was the recent recipient of an AED (automated external defibrillator) that will be carried on one of its trucks.
State Sen. Sue Glick (R-LaGrange) welcomed Danielle and Austin Barr of Caroline Monroe High School as Senate pages in January.
On Feb. 3, the Shipshewana Police Department hired Derek L. Baldridge to fill a recently vacated full-time deputy position.
Madeleine Sherman, a sixth grader at Lakeland Middle School, was recently accepted into the People to People Student Ambassador program set to go to Australia on July 14.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department released its activity report for January 2012. January, 2011 figures are in parentheses.
Dorris Elaine Garbine,84, Elkhart, formerly of Sturgis, Mich., and Shipshewana, died Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at Hoosier Home Care in Elkhart.
Daniel G. Eaton, 74, Orland, died Monday, February 6, 2012 at his residence.
Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating the death of a man at Pigeon River Fish and Wildlife Area in Lagrange County.
Roger F. Burkhead Sr., 62, Goshen, died Thursday, February 2, 2012 at his residence.
Yvonne M. Whitaker, 81, LaGrange, died Sunday, February 5, 2012 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.