Area Historical Society
By Elma Chapman
Merlin Ray “Mert” Mockler, 81, Middlebury, died Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at Elkhart Hospice House.
The 2012 drought and other circumstances have knocked some of Indiana’s state champion trees out of contention for the 2015 Big Tree Register.
before Oct. 1
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Stroh will host an Ice Cream Social and Picnic Supper from 4:30-7:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 19, at the church.
It’s been a full week and there is still plenty of evidence of the storm that spawned a tornado that struck the Town of LaGrange.
The Shipshewana Town Council approved new sewer and storm water rates that will begin later this summer.
The Town of Shipshewana has started the process to grant a tax abatement for a facility to be built by EZ Freeze on North Village Drive.
Areas where landscape shifts from urban to rural or forest to farmland may have a higher likelihood of severe weather and tornado touchdowns, a Purdue University study says.
Local, state and national organizations are encouraging Hoosiers to prepare now for thunderstorms, tornadoes and flooding as part of Severe Weather Preparedness Week.