Maurice W. Mishler, 87, LaGrange, formerly of Shipshewana, died Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted on July 26 regarding criminal mischief at a campground.
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.
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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.
Don Wismer of Fish Lake (east of LaGrange) has been named the code enforcement officer for LaGrange County. He has officially been sworn in and assumed his part-time duties this week.
Kenneth Schmucker of Shipshewana contacted the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department on July 15 regarding vandalism.
Shortly after 5 a.m. on July 14, an officer from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department stopped a 2003 Mercedes in the 6000S block of SR 3.
Ida Mae Bontrager, 78, Shipshewana, died Thursday, July 9, 2015 at her residence.
William L. Snider, 89, Warsaw, Ind., died Monday, May 25, 2015 at Mason and Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Warsaw, Ind.
Dr. Kenneth James Koger, 86 West Lafayette, Ind., died Saturday, July 4, 2015 at University Place.
Dr. Richard Deal Lieb, 89, Auburn, Ind., died Sunday, July 5, 2015, at his residence.
Robert Charles Rittermeyer, 78, Kendallville, Ind., died Tuesday, July 7, 2015, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Ft. Wayne, Ind.
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.
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.
SR 5 just south of US 20 in Shipshewana was closed for several hours Wednesday morning after a multiple-vehicle accident.
There is still time for people of all ages to participate in the LaGrange County Public Library's Summer Reading Contest.