A Howe woman was charged this week in Michigan for a May 11 incident that left a Sturgis woman dead.
The LaGrange County Regional Utility District Board will meet in a special session on Friday, July 1, at 8 a.m.
Fabian Wood, 94, Sturgis, Mich., died Saturday, June 25, 2016.
He was born October 25, 1921, in Bronson, Mich., to Joseph and Mary (Kibiloski) Wood.
John Franklin "Poppi" Pinney, 95, Sturgis, Mich., died Sunday, June 26, 2016 at Thurston Woods Village.
During the spring or summer you may have noticed rings of lush growing grass in your lawn. This ring is a turf disease called fairy ring.
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Max D. Lowe, 83, Topeka, died June 16, 2016 at his residence.
He was born May 8, 1933, in Angola, Ind., to Edgar C. and Mary M. (Ryan) Lowe.
Norma Jean Shultz, 74, Howe, died Monday, June 27, 2016 at her residence.
Yvonne L. Stopher, 66, Warsaw, Ind., formerly of LaGrange, died Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at Kosciusko Community Hospital in Warsaw, Ind.
Long-time Topeka business owner Marcia Chambers will be the Topeka 4th of July Parade Grand Marshal next Monday.
Stroh will kick off the county’s 4th of July celebrations with Stroh Days on Friday, July 1, and Saturday, July 2.
The town of Wolcottville will celebrate Independence Day on Sunday, July 3, and Monday, July 4.
On Saturday, June 25, an Officer with the LaGrange Police Department stopped a 2010 White Acura for exceeding the posted speed limit on US 20 in the area of CR 100 West at 6:18 p.m.
Harley T. Lambright, 85, Topeka, died Friday, June 24, 2016 at his residence.
All LaGrange County offices are closed Monday, July 4, for Independence Day.
LaGrange County Parks is adding a new program to take advantage of a seasonal treat. The end of June into early July is the peak courtship season for Lightning Beetles.
Lydia H. Yoder, 104, Garnett, Kan., formerly of Shipshewana, died Saturday, June 25, 2016 at her residence.
Norman Lee Eash, 26, Elkhart, Ind., died Thursday, June 23, 2016 at Elkhart General Hospital.