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Neva M. Foster, 91, Howe, died Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at Life Care Center of LaGrange.

Sheila K. Patrick, 48, Ligonier, Ind., died Thursday, January 7, 2016, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Ft. Wayne, Ind.

Lois Hooley, 91, Shipshewana, died Thursday, January 7, 2016 at her residence.

    She was born December 17, 1924, in LaGrange County, to Evan and Clara Lambright.

Deputies with the LaGrange County Sheriff's Department made three arrests Saturday and Sunday for OWI.

Joan S. Rhodes, 82, Sturgis, Mich., died Friday, January 8, 2016 at Thurston Woods Village in Sturgis, Mich.

Eldon Hostetler, 93, Middlebury, died Friday, January 8, 2016 at the Maples at Waterford Crossing in Goshen, Ind.

Donald Dey Hostetler, 72, Burr Oak, Mich., died Monday, January 4, 2016 at his residence.

Berdean Oswald Jones, 92, Cassopolis, Mich., formerly of Goshen, Ind., died Tuesday, January 5, 2016, at her daughter's residence.

Corn prices could head higher in 2016 but the outlook for soybeans is less certain, according to a new analysis by Purdue University agricultural economist Chris Hurt.

Larry DeBoer

Professor of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University

Dear Friends,

Jerry L. Miller, 56, LaGrange, died Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at his residence.

Farmers State Bank (FSB) has announced that current FSB Board member Roger Bird has been named FSB and F S Bancorp’s new board chairman as of January 1.

Marjorie (Galloway) Kimball, 102, died November 18, 2015 in Mesa, Ariz.

    She was born January 1, 1913, in Wakarusa, Ind., to Forest and Ethel Smeltzer.

The Purdue Extension Nutrition Education Program (NEP) has hired Debby Pontecorvo as the Community Wellness coordinator for LaGrange County.