Victor Baird, railroad author and historian, will be in Topeka to do a PowerPoint presentation as well a book signing from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 21, at the Topeka Branch Library.
The Topeka Area Historical Society (TAHS) will be holding its annual dinner meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 19, at The Carriage House, 5280S 500W near Topeka, beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Martha Pauline Miller, 49, Goshen, Ind., died Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at her residence.
William A. Miller, 100, Topeka, died Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at his residence.
Last week, the Topeka Town Council received an update on the unsafe buildings at the corner of Main and Lake streets from Town Attorney Bill Eberhard.
The LaGrange County BZA will hold a hearing prior to their July meeting to hear evidence on a building in downtown Topeka that has been partially torn down for well over a year.
Eash Sales, located at 1205 N SR 5 in Shipshewana, received conditional approval for a planned expansion at Tuesday evening’s LaGrange County Plan Commission meeting.
Meredeth Ann Wittrig, 79, Topeka, died Saturday, May 11, 2013 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.
The Topeka Town Council approved repairing one of the town’s water wells at their meeting on Feb. 25.
Rosa A. Miller, 76, Topeka, died Thursday, February 7, at her daughter’s residence in Topeka.
John A. Helmuth, 89, Topeka, died Friday, November 30, 2012 at his residence.
Items concerning three different buildings were brought before county commissioners at Monday’s meeting.
The Topeka Town Council will be growing after voters there approved a measure Tuesday that will expand the council from three members to five.
The Topeka Fire Department was dispatched to 8285W 600S for a barn fire Monday evening shortly after 9 p.m.
Donald J. Wittrig, 78, Topeka, died Friday, October 12, 2012 at Parkview LaGrange Hospital.