County commissioners approved eight locations for polling places in the 2016 elections at their Monday morning meeting. The recommendations came from LaGrange County Clerk Bonnie Brown.
Highland Ridge RV, a manufacturer of towable recreational vehicles (RVs), announced plans Monday to expand its operations in Shipshewana, creating up to 65 new jobs by 2019.
One person was killed in a two-vehicle accident near the LaGrange/Elkhart County line.
James E. "Boz" Blotkamp, 65, Wolcottville, died Saturday, January 30, 2016 at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Ft. Wayne, Ind.
Richard Lee Claussen,71, Anderson, Ind., formerly of South Milford, Ind., died Friday, January 29, 2016 at his residence.
Joseph L. Blount, 56, Angola, Ind., died Thursday, January 28,
2016, at his residence.
Wayne N. Hons Jr., 80, Wolcottville, died Saturday, January 30, 2016, at his residence.
Marvin W. Beechy, 68, LaGrange, died Friday, January 29, 2016 at his residence.
PrairieHeights Middle School has released itshonor rollfor the first semester of the2015-2016 school year.
John Lambright, 50, South Bend, Ind., died Tuesday, January 26, 2016, at Elkhart Hospice House.
Ethel (Leffel) Lang, 92, Redding, Calif., formerly of rural Albion, Ind., died Wednesday, January 20, 2016.
David “Dave” Cole, 72, Auburn, Ind., died Tuesday, January 26, 2016.
He was born March 17, 1943, in Garrett, Ind., to D. Claude and
Jack Kippie “Kip” Keiser, 60, Rome City, died Wednesday, January 27, 2016, at his residence.
Mary Alice Gatton, 96, died Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at St. Anne Home in Ft. Wayne, Ind.