Lady Vikings Keep Season Alive [VIDEO]

Caylie Teel forces a loose ball and makes sure she is the only one that will retrieve it.

NAPPANEE – It’s one down and two to go for the Tippecanoe Valley girls basketball team. The Lady Vikings fought off a determined Fairfield team for the duration of their game in the quarterfinals of the IHSAA Class 3A NorthWood Sectional. The Falcons had to fly the coop … Read More

UPDATE: Teen Runaway Located, Safe

Jordan Hughes

Jeremy Hughes is breathing a sigh of relief tonight after his daughter, a teen runaway, was found and is safe. Missing since 6:30 p.m. Saturday from her grandparents home in Burket, Jordan Hughes, 16, seemingly just vanished without a trace. “She asked her grandparents if she could walk … Read More

Man Sold Protected Animal On Craigslist


Preliminary charges of unlawful possession of wildlife and unlawful sale of wildlife have been filed against a Warsaw man who allegedly sold a taxidermy mount of a badger on Craigslist. Indiana Conservation Officers acted on a tip and charged Matthew M. Kerkhoff, 21, with the two misdemeanors. CO … Read More

Whitko Football Hosting Fundraiser


SOUTH WHITLEY – The Whitko football program will hold its Fundraiser Dinner on Feb. 28. The event will take place from 5-8 p.m. in the Whitko High School cafeteria prior to the boys basketball home game versus NorthWood. The menu will include pulled pork or pulled chicken, along … Read More

APC Petitioned To Use Lamplight Restaurant For Residential Use

A Pierceton man wants to use the old Lamplight restaurant on U.S. 30 in Pierceton for a residence and petitioned the Kosciusko County Area Planning Commission to rezone the property. Gustavo Munoz owns the former Lamplight building and asked for the property to be rezoned from commercial to … Read More

BBB Names Top 10 Scams Of 2013


Every year, Better Business Bureau receives thousands of calls and emails from consumers who have been scammed … or from the lucky ones who have dodged scams by being wary. Some scams are widespread, getting a lot of people for small amounts. Others are more narrowly focused, but take people … Read More

Fouts Taking Talent To Kentucky

WCHS senior Seth Fouts will attend Kentucky to compete for their track and field team. The standout shot putter is flaked by his mother Cheryl and brother Chad. In back are WCHS Athletic Director Dave Andson, WCHS boys track head coach Matt Thacker and WCHS throws coach Leonard Wells (Photo provided)

WARSAW – Warsaw standout student-athlete Seth Fouts made his college plans official this week, putting his signature on a Letter of Intent to attend the University of Kentucky where he will compete in shot put for the Wildcat Track & Field program. Fouts put distance between himself and … Read More

Lake City Bank Makes ‘Nifty 50′ List

Lake City Bank

Lake City Bank, the single bank subsidiary of Lakeland Financial Corporation (Nasdaq:LKFN), announced today that the bank has been included in Bank Director Magazine’s “Nifty 50″ list of high performing banks for the third consecutive year. The Nifty Fifty is compiled by Bank Director and Sandler O’Neill + … Read More

Branson Comes To Warsaw


What do you get when you bring together a fiddle, mandolin, banjo, guitar, upright slap bass, rhinestone costumes, hilarious comedy and great classic country, bluegrass, rockabilly and gospel music at a theatre near you? Branson On The Road. This show will be held at 2 p.m. and 7 … Read More

Keep Sidewalks Cleared Of Snow And Ice

Residents in Syracuse are being reminded there is a town ordinance regarding snow removal regulations. Letters will be sent out noting town officials have been made aware there are several sidewalks that have not been shoveled or even attempted to be shoveled. The letter, from town manager Henry … Read More

Valley Cagers Earn Awards


AKRON – Tippecanoe Valley Middle School has handed out awards for its boys basketball teams for the 2013-14 season. Honored from the 6th grade team were Tanner Trippiedi (MVP), Jaydin Conley (MIP), Jace Potter (Mental Attitude), Harry Johnston (Gold MVP), Joseph Irons (Gold MIP), Bryce Fisher (Purple MVP) … Read More

Jail Bookings

Daniel Rocha

Kosciusko County The following individuals were recently booked in the Kosciusko County Jail: Feb. 12, 2014 Richard Wayne Barefoot, 57, 115 EMS W30 Ln., North Webster, arrested on a body attachment warrant. Bond: $400 cash Feb. 11, 2014 Ty Michael Sims, 18, 9732 E. Excalibur Place, Cromwell, arrested … Read More

Margaret Ann (Peg) Shaffer

Margaret Ann (Peg) Shaffer, 92, of Kaleva, Mich., Mexico Beach, Fla., and Akron, Ind., passed away at Peabody Retirement Community, North Manchester, Ind., at 9:55 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. She was born on Aug. 17, 1921 in Washington, D.C., to Joseph and Margaret (DeForge) Manilla. On Feb. 16, … Read More

KCSL Final Registration On Tap


WARSAW – The Kosciusko County Soccer League will hold one final registration for its 2014 spring season. The last registration for the league is set for Sunday, Feb. 16. It will be held from 1-4 p.m. at Rock Bottom of Warsaw.   … Read More

Styx Presale At Elkhart’s Lerner Theatre


ELKHART – Come sail away with Styx and Head East for Valentine’s Day! The show is 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 13, at the Lerner Theatre, 410 S. Main St. in Elkhart. Special presale begins today, Feb. 12, through tomorrow, Feb. 13, with code “LOVESTYX” here. Tommy Shaw, James … Read More

Shawn Minglin

Minglin, Shawn

Shawn Minglin, 35, of Warsaw, Ind., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne, Ind. He was born May 1, 1978, in Warsaw to Richard J. and Debra (Bell) Minglin. He attended Warsaw Community High School and was a lifetime resident of Warsaw. Shawn enjoyed … Read More