As potato crop pests go, the Colorado potato beetle is a nasty one. The adult is an oval shaped yellow bug about ¼ inch long with 10 black stripes on its back.
Deputies from the LaGrange County Sheriff's Department were dispatched to a residence on CR 450W May 15. The initial report was for a juvenile out of control.
On May 14, deputies from the LaGrange County Sheriff's Department were sent to Tannery Terrace Apartments in Wolcottville on a report of possible meth trash.
A Sturgis, Mich., man was arrested following a single-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon.
The LaGrange County Sheriff's Department reported that Jerry Higgins, 49, of Wolcottville was arrested May 14 on charges of Intimidation and transported to the LaGrange County Jail.
An 18-year-old was injured when his buggy was struck by a semi on US 20 Friday afternoon.
The LaGrange County Sheriff's Department reported that on May 17 at 8:45 p.m., a deputy stopped a Dodge Durango on US 20 at CR 100E for a traffic violation.
Aaron Lee Lambright, 31, Shipshewana, died Friday, May 15, 2015 at Parkview North Hospital in Ft. Wayne, Ind.
Donald W. Remley, 84, Albion, Ind., died Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at Avalon Village Nursing Home in Ligonier, Ind.
Dorothy E. Deetz, 88, formerly of Turkey Creek and Stroh, died Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at Presence Sacred Heart in Avilla, Ind.
Laurence (Louie) Maskow, 79, Brighton, died Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at his residence.
All LaGrange County offices are closed Monday, May 25, in observance of Memorial Day.
Prairie Heights High School held its 2015 Academic Awards presentation Friday afternoon.