Two men very familiar with LaGrange County and with county government are on the ballot next Tuesday to be the LaGrange County Commissioner for the North District seat.
Richard K. Muntz
To the Editor:
Greg Kenner, an independent candidate for prosecuting attorney of LaGrange County, announced his choice for chief deputy prosecutor at a meeting last week in Shipshewana.
LaGrange County Council members ended (recessed) their 2014 budget hearing Tuesday morning without balancing the income to proposed expenditures. There was still a $200,000 gap.
Evan Garretson’s win in the shot put highlighted the LaGrange County effort at last Thursday’s IHSAA boys track regional held in Marion.
Lakeland freshman Kloee Fitch easily captured the discus blue ribbon at Tuesday’s IHSAA girls track regional meet held in Warsaw.
Led by individual medalist John Stack, Fairfield won the 2014 NECC boys golf tournament title this past Saturday at Noble Hawk Golf Links in Kendallville.
Lakeland rolled to the NECC boys track championship last Friday night at Fairfield.
Westview placed a strong second to Churubusco in the NECC girls track meet completed last Friday night at Fairfield.
It was one of two three-way battles in last week’s primary election, giving county voters a hard choice to make as to who they wanted to see as the next LaGrange County Sheriff.
Five LaGrange County incumbents faced challengers in Tuesday’s May Primary election, and only one came out on top.
New Palestine, Indiana
Sheriff Terry Martin
Westview won two relays and finished seventh overall in the Carmon Cripe Relays held Saturday at Northridge.
Lakeland ran away with the Monument City Relays team championship Saturday afternoon in Angola.
Tressa Terry of Prairie Heights won the girls shot put event at Saturday’s Fort Wayne Luers Relays. The meet was conducted at Wayne High School.
U.S. Congressman Marlin Stutzman will host a Service Academy Day on Saturday, April 19, in Ft. Wayne, Ind.
The plan to extend water service along the SR 9 corridor south from Fawn River Crossing is moving ahead as the LaGrange County Commissioners approved advertising for bids.