The Westview High School Band Department is putting together an alumni band to perform at the Westview vs. Lakeland basketball game on Dec. 22.
Christmas. It’s a wonderful time of year. Great gatherings. Carols (as long as I don’t sing.) Food. Gifts.
Marcia Lynne Perdriau, 81, Oliver Lake, died Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at her residence.
Fannie Kauffman, 96, Syracuse, Ind., formerly of Topeka, died Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at Emily's House of Waterford Crossing in Goshen.
Robert Wayne "Bob" Weaver, 84, Goshen, died Sunday, December 6, 2015 at his residence.
Guy E. Alfrey, 82, Goshen, died Friday, December 4, 2015, at Elkhart Hospice House.
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Parents tend to purchase STEM-related toys for boys more often than girls, according to a Purdue University expert.
Jury still out on use of rubber mulch
At the end of the year, county commissioners will be making appointments to various boards that serve the county.
The LaGrange County Sheriff's Department was contacted regarding a theft that had occurred between December 1 and 2 in the LaGrange area.
The LaGrange County Sheriff's Department was contacted on December 3 regarding a burglary at a residence in the 8000W block of CR 750N.
On December 5, the LaGrange County Sheriff's Department was contacted regarding a theft at a residence in the 11000W block of CR 300S.
Westview opened up its NECC boys basketball slate last Friday night in Emma by beating defending league co-champion Churubusco, 59-37.
Prairie Heights registered its first varsity boys basketball win of the young season Saturday night in Brushy Prairie over the visiting Bethany Christian Bruins, 61-43.
Fremont outscored Lakeland, 40-22 in the second half to claim a 64-51 NECC boys basketball triumph over the host Lakers last Friday night.
Bethany Christian used a 12-4 surge in the final quarter to seal a 41-30 varsity girls basketball victory over visiting Prairie Heights last Thursday night.
Shae Rhonehouse fired in 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in leading Fremont to a 47-28 victory over visiting Lakeland Saturday night in NECC girls basketball.