The unemployment rate in LaGrange County remained low in December 2015, at 3.5 percent. November’s rate had been 3.6.
House members recently voted unanimously in support of State Rep. Denny Zent’s (R-Angola) bill providing additional resources to military families.
Shirley Ann Wickersham, 75, formerly of Union City, Ind., died Saturday, January 23, 2016 at Parkview Hospital in Ft. Wayne, Ind.
Justin Thomas Lower, 30, LaGrange, died Saturday, January 23, 2016 at his residence.
Katie H. Bontrager, 80, Goshen, died Sunday, January 24, 2016 at her residence.
Geneva Lee Wagner, 82, Kendallville, Ind., died Saturday, January 23, 2016 at Lutheran Life Villages in Kendallville, Ind.
As of Monday morning, Jan. 24, 10 candidates have filed for local offices with the LaGrange County Clerk’s Office.
Congressman Marlin Stutzman filed paperwork with the Indiana Secretary of State’s Office Monday, making his bid for Indiana’s open U.S. Senate seat official.
Friday afternoon was a lot of fun for Lakeland High School students as they got to watch seniors take on staff members in a basketball game.
Two members of the Howe Fire Department visited the Howe Lions Club on January 20 at Iannarelli’s Italian Restaurant in Howe.
The LaGrange County Sheriff's Department reported three arrests for OWI during three separate traffic stops.
George Trump Jr., 80, Middlebury, died Friday, January 22, 2016 at his residence.
Richard Piper, 85, Howe, died Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at his residence.
Glen Oaks Community College is now accepting applications for the Presidential and Dean’s scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year.
In November, 70 fifth and sixth graders competed in the preliminary round of the 2015-2016 National Geographic Bee at Westview Elementary.
William Earl Hites, Sr., 71, Shipshewana, died Friday, January 22, 2016 at his residence.