Donor Highlight On Bob And Jane Ferguson, Ferguson Farms

By Stephanie Overbey Associate Director Kosciusko County Community Foundation If you want to see a picture of how diversified farming has become, look no further than Ferguson Farms, owned by Bruce, Bob and David Ferguson. Until 2009, the Fergusons primarily produced duck for Maple Leaf Farms. They also produced … Read More

Art In Action: Pets by Painters, Part Eight

By Darla McCammon Lakeland Art Association WARSAW — Compare this more formal work above to that of Mary Cassett from our column last week. What a difference! Charles Willson Peale was an early American painter and this family portrait of The Peale Family is much more traditional and … Read More

Valley Insight: Maintaining Quality School Facilities – A Continual Process at Tippecanoe Valley

By Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation Superintendent Brett Boggs  AKRON — In the Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation, providing attractive, efficient and modern school facilities is a priority. Our community expects – and our students, staff and parents deserve – educational facilities that are safe and designed to meet the educational … Read More

Second Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested

By 1st Sgt. Chad Hill, Public Information Officer WARSAW — Kosciusko County officers have arrested the remaining suspect involved in the Tuesday morning armed robbery at a North Webster residence. The Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Deputies located Jesse James Roberson, 19, North Webster, yesterday shortly after 7 p.m. inside … Read More

Arrest Made In Armed Robbery, Attempting To Locate Additional Suspect

By 1st Sgt. Chad Hill, Public Information Officer Kosciusko County officers have arrested one of the two suspects allegedly involved in yesterday morning’s armed robbery at a North Webster residence. The Kosciusko County S.W.A.T. team and sheriff’s deputies located Daniel Joseph Edgar, 30, Topeka, Indiana, yesterday shortly after … Read More


Armed Robbery Occurs At North Webster Home, Police Ask For Tips

By First Sergeant Chad D. Hill, Communications Division/Public Information Office NORTH WEBSTER — The Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department is currently investigating an early morning armed robbery at a North Webster residence. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Deputies responded at 5:29 a.m. to the location of 8915 East, County Road 500 North, … Read More

North Webster Community Library

By Terri Ritter, Public Relations Coordinator NORTH WEBSTER — Experience a traditional afternoon tea when North Webster Community Public Library, Friends of the Library and Senior Primelife Enrichment Center host a Ladies Tea 2 p.m. Thursday, May 11 in the North Webster Community Center Banquet Hall. Tickets are currently on … Read More

Art In Action: Pets by Painters, Part Six

By DARLA MCCAMMON Lakeland Arts Association Diego Velázquez created this group portrait titled Las Meninas around 1656. This work can now be seen at the famous Prado museum in Madrid, Spain. This painting, considered the artist’s masterpiece, shows us that pets were considered a welcome part of the … Read More

Celebrating Warsaw Community Public Library’s 100th Birthday: Transforming For You

By Ann M. Zydek Warsaw Community Public Library Director The Warsaw Community Public Library is celebrating “100 Years of Service” at the corner of Center and Detroit Streets. In April, 1917, the library opened its doors with 5,000 books and 1,936 patrons. Everyone is invited to the library’s … Read More

WCPL Warms Up For Spring

By Amanda McFarland, WCPL Adult Programming Administrator WARSAW — Warsaw Community Public Library is warming up for spring with movies, programs, crafts and more. Chess Club meets at 10 a.m. every Saturday. The library will be showing various movies. Dates are Tuesday, April 4 at 2 p.m., Wednesday, … Read More

Muzzles And Nuzzles — Warning: Lost and Found Pets Can Be Lost Forever

By DARLA MCCAMMON Executive Director, Animal Welfare League of Kosciusko WARSAW — Here at the Animal Welfare League, we maintain a computerized database and do everything possible to help an owner find and reclaim a lost or stray pet. Unfortunately, there are dishonest and unscrupulous people in this … Read More