Some schools are already back in session, but the summer festivals are still happening and shouldn’t be missed, particularly two local ones coming up.
A Sunday crash near Middlebury resulted in a trip to the hospital for a LaGrange woman.
LaGrange County’s unemployment rate is almost a quarter of its highest rate from a couple of years ago when it approached 20 percent briefly, as it continues to trend downward.
Cheryl L. Hawks, 55, Middlebury, died Saturday, April 5, 2014 at IU Health Goshen Hospital.
LaGrange County’s unemployment rate remained below 6 percent for February.
Alma Bontreger, 83, LaGrange, died Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.
Daniel M. Miller, 94, Goshen, died Monday, January 27, 2014 at Courtyard Healthcare Center in Goshen.
Prairie Heights defeated its third straight Elkhart County foe Tuesday night in dramatic fashion, shading the Braves of Elkhart Christian in overtime by a count of 86-79.
LaGrange County’s unemployment rate has dropped below 6 percent, with September’s rate at 5.7 percent and October’s slightly higher at 5.9 percent.
A driver who reportedly left the scene of an accident in Elkhart County caused another crash just inside LaGrange County Tuesday morning.
The LaGrange County unemployment rate rose by seven-tenths of a percent in June, up to 7.6 percent. The June 2012 unemployment rate was 7.8 percent.
LaGrange County’s unemployment rate took a significant drop in April, falling below 7 percent for the first time in years.
LaGrange County saw one of its biggest increases in unemployment in January, reversing the mostly downward trend the area has enjoyed over the past year.
Richard F. Yoder, 87, Elkhart, died Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at Golden Living Center in Elkhart.