Warsaw Downright Defensive In Win

Warsaw's Tristan McClone greets Jared Peen of Elkhart Memorial with a stiff arm Friday night. McClone scored three touchdowns in a 28-0 Tiger win (Photos by Scott Davidson)

ELKHART – The Warsaw defense set the tone early and often Friday night. The Tigers, flying to the football with passion and a purpose, then proceeded to pitch a shutout at Elkhart Memorial. Warsaw’s defensive dominated the host Crimson Chargers and star tailback Tristan McClone tallied three touchdowns … Read More

Prep Football Scores

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Bremen 52, Triton 7 Culver Academy 14, Lafayette Central Catholic 7 Concord 52, Wawasee 17 Fairfield 42, West Noble 13 John Glenn 29, LaVille 9 Jimtown 42, Knox 8 Lakeland 31, Angola 0 Mishawaka 11, SB Riley 8 Mishawaka Marian 37, SB Clay 0 New Prairie 62, Culver … Read More

Wildcats Run Past Manchester


SOUTH WHITLEY – It was a case of Home Sweet Home for Whitko Friday night. The Wildcats made their home opener one to remember by running over Manchester 46-24. Whitko piled up 491 yards of total offense, including an eye-popping 368 on the ground, to stomp the Squires … Read More

Shorthanded Trojans Defeated

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SOUTH BEND – Playing shorthanded, the Triton tennis team came out on the short end of a 3-2 final at South Bend Riley Friday. The match was a make-up contest that was postponed on Wednesday due to the heat. The Trojans were missing three players from their varsity … Read More

Grace Hammers Huntington

Grace College freshman Megan Johnson skies for an attack during a 3-0 conference win over Huntington at home Friday night (Photo provided by Grace College Sports Information Department)

WINONA LAKE – The Grace College volleyball team picked up its 10th win of the year in a dominant sweep of Huntington on Friday. Seven players for Grace recorded at least four kills in a balanced effort. The Lady Lancers (10-3; 2-3 Crossroads League) started evenly with the … Read More

WWFT, KREMC Hosting Family Safety Day


It’s a kids dream come true! With bucket truck and zip line rides, face painting, police dog demonstrations, and a host of other fun and free activities, Play It Safe Family Safety Day, presented by the Warsaw-Wayne Fire Territory, and sponsored by Kosciusko REMC, has become a well-loved … Read More

‘Heckuva Lotta Dancin’ At Round Barn

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In 2002 when Amish Acres Round Barn Theatre in Nappanee presented “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers,” Jeremy Littlejohn was cast as Adam Pontipee. This year he is the show’s director and Rory Dunn is cast as Adam. I said that show provided the audience with blue ribbon entertainment. … Read More

Warsaw Man Arrested For Meth Possession

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A Warsaw man is behind bars today after the discovery of methamphetamine and a stolen moped. According to the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department, at 7 a.m. deputies responded to a report of a suspicious person located at Green Acres Mobile Home Park. Upon arrival, officers discovered Michael Ryan … Read More

Virgil P. Frantz

Virgil P. Frantz, 93, North Manchester, Ind., passed away at 3:43 a.m. Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, in Peabody Healthcare Center. He was born at Wabash County, Ind., on June 12, 1920, to Glen R. and Opal May (Anderson) Frantz. On Aug. 2, 1946, he married Nellie P. Barton. … Read More

UPDATE: Mutual Federal Gas Leak Secured

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A gas line in the basement of the Mutual Federal Bank on West Market Street, Warsaw, has been cut resulting in a gas leak. At this time, the leak has been secured and both workers at the bank and clients are able to enter. The Warsaw-Wayne Township Fire … Read More

Eyer Named Suspect In More Burglaries

Joshua T. Eyer

A Pierceton man arrested early Wednesday for burglarizing a bait and tackle store has now been charged with more crimes. (See related story) Joshua Todd Eyer, 28, is now charged with two additional felony burglary and two felony theft charges after Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department detectives concluded he … Read More

Bruce Rogers Jr.


Bruce Rogers Jr., 83, of Milford, Ind., passed away Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, at his residence. He was born on July 31, 1929, in Elkhart County, Ind., to Bruce Sr. and Mary (Fox) Rogers. He married Maxine Pease on July 31, 1950. Bruce worked for several years in … Read More

Julia Ann Newsome

Julia Ann Newsome, 75, of Rochester, Ind., passed away at 4 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, at her residence. She was born Aug. 28, 1938, in Langley, Ky., to Elzie and Opal (Adkins) Bentley. On Aug. 23, 1958, in Langley, Ky., she was married to Clifford Newsome Sr. He preceded her in … Read More

Area Police Reports

Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department Officers of the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department recently investigated the following incidents: Thursday, Sept. 12, 12:54 a.m. Officers were called to the 4100 block of North Allen Lane, Warsaw, for a fight. Thursday, Sept. 12, 8:58 a.m. Officers investigated what was determined to be … Read More

Teresa ‘Terri’ L. Goebel


Teresa ‘Terri’ L. Goebel, 61, of Warsaw, Ind., passed away at 11:05 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, at her residence. She was born on Aug. 6, 1952, in Rockford, Ill., to Harold K. Larsen and Helen (Scott) Larsen. On April 29, 1972, she was married to Jim Goebel, … Read More