Syracuse News

Jail Bookings

Brian C. Grosch

Kosciusko County The following individuals were recently booked in the Kosciusko County Jail: July 29, 2014 Matthew Robert Stewart, 20, 2939 E. Joshua Dr., Warsaw, arrested for OWI misdemeanor. Bond: $550 cash Timothy Lee Marner, 41, 303 E. Fourth St., Ligonier, arrested on a body attachment warrant. Bond: … Read More

It’s OK To Be Goofy [VIDEO]

Dina Coverstone sends her tennis shot down the fairway towards the first green.

SYRACUSE – Wawasee Golf Club PGA professional Matt Maloni is a pretty mellow fellow. He just sat back and laughed as his golf clientele hit tennis balls off the first tee, used a baseball bat to crack balls on the third tee, and didn’t bat an eye at … Read More

Weekend Entertainment Listing


Here is the entertainment listing for this weekend. To have an event(s) added to the list, please email with the what, when, where and cost. Warsaw Central Park Alligator Blackbird – 6 p.m., Friday, July 25, free Central Park Concert series Wagon Wheel Theatre Fiddler on the … Read More

UPDATE: No Foul Play In Infant’s Death


The Kosciusko County Coroner’s Office, in conjunction with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department, have completed an investigation into the death of 13-month-old Emily R. Smith and found the baby died of natural causes. An autopsy was performed on the girl at Kosciusko Community Hospital on Wednesday. Smith was found unresponsive … Read More

Free Carbon Monoxide Detectors Available


Those in the Syracuse area can protect themselves and their families against the dangers of carbon monoxide by swinging by Turkey Creek Township Fire Department’s station one or two, where firefighters are distributing free carbon monoxide detectors. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s website,, “About … Read More

Sailing Into Another Generation [VIDEO]

Generations of sailors pass one another as an E-Scow owned by Kenny Bolles passes Junior Sailor Kristen Knox on the Open Bic.

SYRACUSE – Another turn of the calendar offers yet another chance for a generation to experience what their parents and grandparents have enjoyed for decades. The sailors at the Wawasee Yacht Club have long since upheld a tradition of family among its mission to grow the sport. One … Read More

Area Accident Reports

Syracuse Police Department Officers of the Syracuse Police Department recently investigated the following accident: Monday, July 21, 3:56 p.m. North Huntington and West Pearl streets. Drivers: Marion E. Beezley, 34, East Carroll Street, Syracuse; and Kathryn K. Nisley, 30, West 200 South, Bourbon. Beezley was traveling too fast … Read More

Ken Jennings Golf Benefit Saturday


A record number of golfers are expected Saturday for the Ninth Annual Ken Jennings Putt for PSP golf benefit at South Shore Golf Club in Syracuse. The outing is designed to raise money for research into the causes and a possible cure for Progressive Supranuclear Palsy and since … Read More

Area Police Reports

Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department Officers of the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department recently investigated the following incidents: Saturday, July 19, 8:45 a.m. Laura Reese reported a theft of her purse from a vehicle in the 3700 block of West Old Rd. 30, Warsaw. Friday, July 18, 2:16 p.m. Janet … Read More

Jail Bookings

Margarita Maldonado

Kosciusko County The following individuals were recently booked in the Kosciusko County Jail: July 19, 2014 Keith Dee Hunter, 57, 1624 Fletcher, Indianapolis, arrested for OWI with a prior conviction or a BAC of .15 percent or more. Bond: $750 cash July 18, 2014 Christopher Jason Goble, 41, … Read More

Syracuse Man Arrested For Battery

Justin Forrest Plank

A Syracuse man has been arrested for allegedly battering a man and causing serious bodily injuries that sent the victim to the hospital. According to the probable cause affidavit filed by the Kosciusko County Prosecutor’s Office, on July 6, Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department officers responded to North Shore … Read More