Beverly Hapner

Beverly Hapner, 82, Rochester and formerly of Fulton, passed away at 11:37 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017 at Wynnfield Crossing, Rochester. Beverly was born on July 19, 1935 in Roann with a servant’s heart. She was raised by her mother, Florence Helen Byrt and grandparents, Tom and Lizzie … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Syracuse Officers with the Syracuse Police Department investigated the following incident: 1:10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, 300 block of West Main Street, Syracuse. Church of the Brethren reported criminal conversion involving a trash can.  Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following incidents: 2:29 p.m. Wednesday, … Read More

Residents Brave The Elements To Support Utility Assitance

WARSAW — Combined Community Services hosted their annual Winter Warmth Sleep Out last night, Oct 20. Driving past the Kosciusko County Courthouse square Friday evening, tents could be seen spread throughout the lawn. The Winter Warmth Sleep Out congregated a crowd of people who slept out overnight on the … Read More

Community Members Gather To Defend DACA

WARSAW — This evening, Oct. 20, community members gathered at Central Park in Warsaw for a Defend DACA rally. Deferred Action of Childhood Arrivals is a government program that protected nearly 800,000 young undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children from deportation. President Donald Trump formally announced the end … Read More

Carol Ann Schenkel McKee

Carol Ann Schenkel McKee, 81, died on Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. She was born Dec. 12, 1935 to Raymond & Lucille (Johnson) Schenkel in Wabash.  She graduated from Marion High School and Warner Beauty College, Fort Wayne. On Oct. 15, 1955 she married Richard W. McKee. She had Carol … Read More

Gary Man Arrested For Using Fraudulent Checks At Local Businesses

KOSCIUSKO — A Gary man has been arrested after he used fraudulent checks to purchase items at two local home improvement stores. Cameron Lee Howell, 25, 1005 W. 35th Ave., Gary, is being charged with fraud on a financial institution, a level 5 felony; two counts of forgery, … Read More

Magical Meadows Celebrates Ten Year Anniversary, Thanks Donors

WARSAW — It’s not just a pony ride. This was the overriding message as Magical Meadows celebrated its ten year anniversary last night, Oct. 19. A donor reception was held to honor everyone involved in making the vision of Magical Meadows come true. The organization offers therapeutic riding … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Claypool Officers with the Claypool Police Department investigated the following incident: 5:40 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, 200 block of East Calhoun Street, Claypool. Ricardo Guadian reported criminal trespass and burglary to a residence.  Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incidents: 2:10 a.m. Monday, Oct. … Read More