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Lakeview Students Get Immersed In Novel

Students and staff at Lakeview Middle School participated in a 1950s and 1960s day on Friday, Aug. 29. This week the seventh grade students will begin reading The Outsiders, a classic young adult novel set in that time period. The seventh grade language arts classes spent the previous 2 … Read More

Robert Rucker

Robert H. Rucker, 84, formerly of rural Columbia City, died at 3:50 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne, where he was transported Sunday from Markle Health & Rehab. He was born July 26, 1930 in Champagne County, Ohio a son of William E. and … Read More

Brett Fancil returns the opening kickoff. The senior had three huge interceptions for Warsaw in a 25-24 win Friday night.

Seniors Rally Tigers To Thrilling Win

WARSAW – Hollywood could not have written a sweeter script for the senior members of the Warsaw football team than the one that transpired Friday night. The Tigers’ Class of 2015 may be small in numbers, but proved to be huge in heart on this evening. The resilient … Read More

Katie Voelz is all smiles after a big point for her Warsaw volleyball team Thursday night. The Tigers rallied to knock off Elkhart Memorial 3-2.

Tigers Take A True Thriller

ELKHART – The Warsaw volleyball team welcomed back coach Mike Howard in some style Thursday night. The relentless Tigers gave their mentor a moment to remember in rallying to stun perennial power Elkhart Memorial in a classic. Warsaw topped the Class 4-A No. 12 Crimson Chargers 16-25, 25-22, … Read More

Warsaw's Elizabeth Van Wormer crushes a shot on goal against NorthWood.

Van Wormer, Warsaw On Point In Win [VIDEO]

WARSAW – It took some time, but Warsaw finally settled in for a nice girls soccer home win. Leading a depleted NorthWood side just 1-0 heading into the second half, Warsaw turned up the pressure and eventually wore down the Panthers, 4-0, Thursday night in sunny Warsaw. In … Read More


Warsaw Sports Wrap – Aug. 28

Alexis Manwaring continued to lead the way Thursday for the Warsaw girls golf team. The senior standout earned medalist honors as the Tigers opened Northern Lakes Conference play with a pair of wins. Manwaring fired a 43 as the Tigers defeated host Goshen and Northridge in action 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 jfaulkner@the-papers.com with the what, when, where and cost. Warsaw The Downtown Straight Forward – 10 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 30 Rex’s Rendezvous Snake’n – 10 p.m., Friday, Aug. 29 81/89 – 10 … Read More


Once Upon A Time, First Friday

August is nearing its end, and that means another First Friday celebration is imminent in downtown Warsaw. For the September event, organizers partnered with local authors to celebrate National Literacy Month. On Sept. 5, more than 20 local authors will be signing books. Fairy tale characters will be … Read More

Warsaw Accident Reports

Warsaw Police Department Officers of the Warsaw Police Department recently investigated the following accidents: Wednesday, Aug. 27, 7:32 p.m. South Buffalo Street and West Winona Avenue. Drivers: Jodi A. Rose, 30, South Country Club Road, Warsaw; and Alexander J. Miller, 22, Green Hill Drive, Warsaw. Rose was traveling southbound on … Read More

Jackie Marie Pendergrass

Jail Bookings

Kosciusko County The following individuals were recently booked in the Kosciusko County Jail: Aug. 27, 2014 Palos Esteban, 20, 1692 E. 200 N., Warsaw, arrested for possession of paraphernalia, possession of marijuana and operator never licensed. Bond: $450 cash Erick Alejandro Rosales, 19, 1692 E. 200 N. 201 … Read More