Warsaw Teacher Named AFA National Teacher Of The Year

WARSAW — The Air Force Association is thrilled to announce Benjamin Barkey of the Warsaw Community School System in Warsaw, as the 2017 National Teacher of the Year Presented by Rolls-Royce. As part of AFA’s mission to encourage education in Aerospace Education and Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, … Read More

Annual Heirloom Tomato Festival Coming To Pierceton

PIERCETON — The 10th annual Heirloom Tomato Festival is 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. this coming Saturday, Aug. 26, at the Old Train Depot and Brower Park in Pierceton. Events of the day will include a kids tent in Brower Park, salsa contest, sandwich social, art show, green … Read More

North Webster Church Of The Brethren To Host Swiss Steak Supper

North Webster Church of the Brethren, 7281E 600N, North Webster, will host a Swiss steak supper from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26. The supper will include mashed potatoes and gravy, corn, green beans, coleslaw, homemade pies and cakes, ice cream and drinks. Carry-out is available. “We … Read More

Jason Culver Announced As Edgewood Assistant Principal

WARSAW — Warsaw Community Schools is proud to announce Jason Culver as the new assistant principal of Edgewood Middle School. Culver graduated from Ball State University, Muncie, in 2004 with a bachelor’s degree in physical education and health. He furthered his studies at Indiana University Purdue University, Fort … Read More

WCS Welcomes New Transportation Director

WARSAW — Warsaw Community Schools is excited to announce the hiring of Douglas Light as Warsaw Community Schools’ Transportation Director. A resident of Warsaw, Light has spent the past 22 years working in the public service sector as a law enforcement officer. During his time in law enforcement, … Read More

Simple Tips To Navigate A Roundabout

WARSAW — Since roundabouts have been recently established in the Warsaw area, motorists often ask area law enforcement the proper way to navigate through them. To help educate the motoring public and lessen anxiety when navigating through one, the Warsaw Police Department, along with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s … Read More

Warsaw Masons Honored With Award Of Gold

WARSAW — On Monday, Aug. 7, Warsaw Masonic Lodge #73 was honored and proud to present two brothers with their Award of Gold for 50 years of being Master Masons. The ceremony included guests of the lodge and family members of the honorees. James Walter Northenor was initiated … Read More

Celebrate National Cheeseburger Day At The Pier And Back Porch

SYRACUSE —  Trip Advisor® Certificate of Excellence winner, Oakwood Resort announces their plan to celebrate National Cheeseburger Day at The Pier Restaurant. From open until close on Monday, Sept.18, guests can enjoy a cheeseburger with a side of French fries for only $7. Relax and dine in the … Read More

Mike Poore Named Regional President And CEO Of Lutheran Health Network

FORT WAYNE — Mike Poore has been appointed regional president and chief executive officer of Lutheran Health Network, effective today. He has served as interim CEO of Lutheran Health Network since mid-June. “Under Mike Poore’s leadership, Lutheran Health Network is accelerating its progress on key operational and strategic … Read More

WPD Asks For Public’s Help With Identifying Suspect

WARSAW — The Warsaw Police Department is seeking your help in identifying the individual in the picture. He is person of interest in multiple thefts from a local business. If you recognize the subject, please contact the Warsaw Police Department at (574) 372-9526. Please note that all suspects are … Read More

Road Closed

Microsurfacing Continues In Warsaw

WARSAW — Pavement Solutions will continue Microsurfacing the City of Warsaw Monday, Aug. 21.  Monday begins day 18 of the project. Road closings are as follows, weather permitting: Monday, Aug. 21 —   Washington Street, Alpha Street, Gable Drive, Pieta Street and St Marys Drive Tuesday, Aug. 22 — … Read More

Classes and Events At The Y This Fall

WARSAW — Kosciusko Community YMCA will be starting fall classes on Sept. 5. Classes will run through Oct. 29. Classes for youth will include swim lessons and gymnastics classes for all ages. Classes for adults this fall include group exercise and Indoor Group Cycling classes, classes for older adults … Read More

Kosciusko Kettleheads Donate To CCS

KOSCIUSKO — On June 24, the Kosciusko Kettleheads homebrew club hosted its seventh annual HomebrewFest in Winona Lake. Over 150 patrons sampled 40 different locally made beers and ciders. All net proceeds from the event were donated to Combined Community Services; the total donation was $7,451. Anyone interested … Read More