Esther Hershberger, 77, Nappanee, Ind., died Sunday, July 26, 2015.
She was born March 26, 1938 to Daniel M. and Iona (Helmuth) Kuhns.
Maurice W. Mishler, 87, LaGrange, formerly of Shipshewana, died Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.
The Shipshewana Town Council approved a resolution last Thursday that allows enforcement of newly installed stop signs in Berkshire Estates.
Cathryn Miller, 80, Topeka, died Thursday, July 23, 2015 at Life Care Center of LaGrange.
W. Dale Sturtz, 77, Howe, died Friday, July 24, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.
Charles Granville Childers, 83, LaGrange, died Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
Edna Irene Gingerich, 82, Shipshewana, died Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
The LaGrange County Public Library is the recipient of three grants from the Dekko Foundation, one for each of its branches.
Out of 373 lots sold at the 2015 LaGrange County 4-H Fair Auction, the grand total for the members who sold their animals was $298,468.20.
Kenneth Schmucker of Shipshewana contacted the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department on July 15 regarding vandalism.
Ida Mae Bontrager, 78, Shipshewana, died Thursday, July 9, 2015 at her residence.
H. Delevan “Del” Sherman, 65, Sturgis, Mich., died Sunday, July 5, 2015 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo, Mich.
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Louise Groh-Miller, 92, LaGrange, died Monday, July 6, 2015 at Life Care Center of LaGrange.
Officers from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched shortly before 11 p.m. on July 2 to an accident on US 20 near CR 500W.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department is seeking information on a hit and run that occurred on July 2.
Glenn L. Rowe, 86, died Friday July 3, 2015 at Presence Sacred Heart in Avilla, Ind.
Ralph H. Pelfrey, 85, Howe, died Sunday, July 5, 2015 at his residence.
All LaGrange County offices will be closed Friday, July 3, for Independence Day.
Forty-seven cars registered for the 2015 Open Doors Cruise In last Sunday afternoon at the LaGrange First United Methodist Church.
There is still time for people of all ages to participate in the LaGrange County Public Library's Summer Reading Contest.