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Due to the snowstorm last week, the LaGrange County Community Foundation has extended the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship deadline to 4 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 24.

The Purdue University Cooperative Extension Board in LaGrange County is seeking candidates to serve as board members beginning in March.

Herbert Franklin Hoffman, 77, Wolcottville, died Sunday, January 12, 2014 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Ft. Wayne, Ind. 

Virgil J. Jordan, 95, Wolcottville, died Monday, January 13, 2014, at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.

Lori Gwen Miller, 51, Sturgis, Mich., died Friday, January 10, 2014 from injuries sustained in a house fire.

Ruth A. Gappinger, 89, Elkhart, Ind., died Monday, January 13, 2014 at her residence.

Richard A. Bell, 77, LaGrange, died Friday, January 10, 2014 at his residence.

Andrew B. Raber, 92, Shipshewana, died Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at Life Care Center of LaGrange.

On Wednesday, Jan. 8, candidates began to file their declaration of candidacy for offices that will be up for election on the May 2014 Primary.

The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department received a call shortly before 8 p.m. on January 9 regarding a stolen snowblower.

    Kathleen J. Ehret, 53, LaGrange, died Thursday, January 9, 2014 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.

Last week’s massive snowstorm did more than just close the county for the first part of the week. It also cost a lot to clean up.

The LaGrange County Council approved two requests Monday morning that will assist two county school districts.

Dear friends,

    Donald Lee Stanfield, 72, LaGrange, died Friday, January 10, 2014 at Lutheran Life Villages in Kendallville, Ind.

Emma A. Hochstetler, 93, LaGrange, died Sunday, January 12, 2014 at her residence.

    MaryAnne Tuttle, 67, Stroh, died Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at her residence.

The Northern Indiana Grazing Conference will be held Friday and Saturday, Feb. 7 and 8, at the Michiana Event Center (MEC) in Howe.