UPDATE: DNR Seeking Identity Of Hospitalized Man


(UPDATE: This morning, Indiana Conservation Officers say the victim has been identified as Stephen M. Rodick, 57, of South Bend. Rodick remains hospitalized in critical condition and the investigation is ongoing.) Indiana Conservation Officers are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who was rescued by the … Read More

TVS In Session On Presidents Day

Due to a prior weather-related school cancellation, Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation will be in session on Presidents’ Day, Monday, Feb. 17. The day was initially scheduled as a day off for students, but it will now be used as a snow make up day. … Read More

Passion, Purpose & Profit: Fight For Your Hopes And Dreams

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Don Roulo is the CEO (Chief Encouragement Officer) of Life Quest. He is a life, career and business coach as well as a Certified 48 Days Workshop Facilitator. He travels nationally and internationally to conduct business and career training as well as marriage and family workshops. By DON … Read More

Culver Hosting Ice Fishing Tourney

CULVER – Indiana’s second annual NAIFC (North American Ice Fishing Circuit) State Championship will be held on Lake Maxinkuckee from Feb. 14-16. Teams finishing in the top-10 at the Culver Qualifier automatically advance to the NAIFC North American National Championship on Mille Lacs Lake, Isle Minnesota in December … Read More

WK Chamber Hosts ‘Love In Action’


The Warsaw/Kosciusko Chamber of Commerce invites you to bring your sweetheart to the chamber’s Downtown VIP Love In Action Night from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14. The event will feature discounts and specials from local restaurants such as B-Macs, Korner Grill, Mad Anthony’s, Redwood Firewood … Read More

Biomet Reaches Hip Replacement Lawsuit Settlement

Biomet Inc. has announced that it has reached a settlement in MDL 2391. The lawsuit was filed in response to the complaints related to the company’s M2-a Magnum hip replacement. The case was heard in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana, South Bend Division. … Read More

Grace’s Miller Honored By League

Grace College senior Greg Miller has earned Crossroads League Player of the Week honors for the third time this season (Photo provided by Grace College Sports Information Department)

WINONA LAKE – Grace College All-American senior Greg Miller was named the Crossroads League Player of the Week on Monday for the third time this season. Miller, a native of Akron and a North Miami High School graduate, leads the league in Player of the Week honors so … Read More

William J. Chupp

William J. Chupp, 93, of Bremen, Ind., died at 12:01 am, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at his residence. He was born Aug. 23, 1920, in Kosciusko County to the John C. and Susan (Yoder) Chupp. He was a lifetime area resident. On Nov. 10, 1949, he married Mary … Read More

WCS Hosts Kindergarten Roundup

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Warsaw Community Schools invite all incoming 2014-2015 Kindergarten students and parents to a round-up celebration at each neighborhood elementary school from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20. These round-up celebrations are also open to out-of-school corporation parents and children who are interested in learning more about … Read More

KCSD Welcomes New Deputy

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Kosciusko County Sheriff Rocky Goshert has a new addition to the sheriff’s department’s roster. Deputy Sheriff Neil Likens recently replaced a vacancy in the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department. Deputy Sheriff Likens began his law enforcement career in 2011 as a reserve officer with the Syracuse Police Department. Likens … Read More

McKee Mortuary Ownership Remains Committed

McKee Mortuary announces that Kelly McKee will continue her 25-year commitment to funeral service. Serving the community with Kelly is licensed funeral director David Nordmann, licensed pre-need counselor Candie Petrie and Kelly’s daughters, Abby and Mattie. The support staff of Scott Lewis, Carl Petrie and Chris Walters add … Read More

Local Ivy Tech District To See Structural Changes


Ivy Tech Community College’s State Board of Trustees has announced an additional regional structural change. The North Central district (Elkhart, South Bend and Warsaw) is among those that will see regional structural changes. The State Board of Trustees asked college leadership to take steps to combine the Bloomington and … Read More

Whitko Announces Make Up Days

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Due to unprecedented weather-related school delays and closings, Whitko Community Schools has announced the following changes in schedule: Make up dates will be Friday, Feb. 14, with students in attendance (teacher in-service is cancelled) and Monday, Feb. 17, with students in attendance (previously scheduled as a make-up day). … Read More

NW Legion Hosts Valentine’s Dinner, Dance


North Webster American Legion will host a Valentine’s Dinner and Dance from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15. Food will include 6 oz. filet and three fantail shrimp, salad, potato, vegetable and dessert. Cost is $40 per couple. Music will be by “The Classics.” The event is … Read More

Allison J. DeVittorio

Allison J. DeVittorio, 45, of Elkhart, Ind., and formerly of Syracuse, Ind., passed away at 6:55 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at Elkhart General Hospital in Elkhart. She was born Oct. 7, 1968, in Chicago Heights, Ill., to Joseph M. and Janet E. (Hawk) DeVittorio. She attended public … Read More

Middle School Wrestlers Take Second At Invitational

In the front row, from left, are Austin Delafuente, Dalin Powell, Nate Olejiniczak, Braxton Alexander, Kyle Gunkel, Christian Wood, Isiah Faurote, Garrett Stuckman, Kody Baldacci, Courtney Weikart and Keven Mears. In the middle row are Ramon Torres, Alex Ruckman, Braxton Gray, Roger Fitzpatrick, Jeremiah Ponsler, Chad Robison, Gage Landrum, Jacob Shortt, Brant Stuckman and Brandon Baker. In the back row are Rob DeSomer, Adam Coburn, Delmar Mock, Jon Esenwein, Kevin Weikart, Dakota Oley, Austin Murphy, Alex Rolston, Addison Torres, Damien Rodriguez, coach Faronte, Trevor Street, Coach Vallejo, Coach Carr.

Wawasee Middle School’s wrestling team took second place at the Lakeview Wrestling Invitational Saturday. Wawasee wrestled against New Haven, Edgewood and Schmucker, winning all three meets. Concord defeated Wawasee to win the invitational. The Warriors had two forfeits and that proved to be the deciding score. … Read More