About Sarah Wright

Sarah Wright is a 2009 graduate of Purdue University, earning a degree in professional writing and minors in German and history. She has been with The Papers Inc. since June 2011.
Finished Operation Finally Home Warsaw veteran building project

Veteran And Family Welcomed To Their Finished Home

WARSAW — Warsaw turned out in force Thursday, Sept. 14, to welcome U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Justin Raymer and his family home at their new 100 percent mortgage-free, custom-built home, located in the Shadow Lakes addition.

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Operation Finally Home project in Warsaw Indiana

Homes On Parade Kicking Off With Dedication

WARSAW — The Builder’s Association of Kosciusko Fulton Counties’ annual Homes on Parade runs from Sept. 15-17, and this year it is kicking off Thursday, Sept. 14, with a special dedication at its completed Operation Finally Home building project, located at 2613 E. Ontario Lane, Warsaw — in the Shadow Lakes addition. The home was built 100 percent mortgage-free for U.S. Army SSG Justin Raymer and his family.

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North Webster Community Center Board members for auction and raffle

Auction And Raffle To Benefit North Webster Community Center

North Webster Community Center Heart of the Community Charity Auction and Raffle will be occurring from 5 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, with a dinner scheduled from 5 to 7:30 p.m., at the NWCC. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $25, or $30 at the door. … Read More

Marie Butler-Knight and Don Yoder at Syracuse Lions Fish Fry

Packed House At Syracuse Lions Club Fish Fry

Finding a parking spot at the Syracuse Community Center proved challenging as droves of people turned out for the Syracuse Lions Club’s annual Jonah Fish Fry and Stan Fox Memorial Silent Auction, which was held from 5-8 p.m. today, July 3. Judy Jarrett, who chaired this year’s event, … Read More

Ronnie Lyles, John Kidd and Trisha Steger

Community Supports Veteran And Family With ‘Notes of Love’

  Warsaw’s Operation Finally Home building project marked another milestone today, June 10, with its “Notes of Love” event. A staple for Operation Finally Home — a national, non-profit organization with a unique network of experienced builders, suppliers, and supporters dedicated to building homes for wounded, ill or … Read More

syracuse wawasee trail

SR 13 Crossing Construction Expected In June

SYRACUSE — Citizens of Syracuse will no longer have to play “Frogger” to cross SR 13 in order to continue on the Pickwick Drive section of the Syracuse-Wawasee Trail. According to Megan McClellan at the Syracuse-Wawasee Trail Committee meeting Monday, April 17, work on the crosswalk will likely … Read More

syracuse wawasee trail

Plans For Conklin Bay Boardwalk Presented In Depth

SYRACUSE — Dan Ernst, a landscape architect with Earth Source, Fort Wayne, presented a detailed update on the Conklin Bay boardwalk project during the Syracuse-Wawasee Trail meeting Monday, March 20, talking about the approximately 90 percent complete draft of construction documents for the entire length of the corridor. … Read More

Syracuse Parks Department

Input Given On Lakeside Park Concession Stand

Syracuse Park Superintendent Chad Jonsson brought up the Lakeside Park concession stand/restrooms during the Syracuse Park Board’s regular meeting Monday, March 13, asking for board members thoughts on whether the structure should be replaced or rehabbed. In addition to being an “eyesore,” it was noted the structure’s location … Read More

Operation Finally Home project in Warsaw Indiana

Get Involved With Home Building Project For Veteran

Interested in helping with the Operation Finally Home build for veteran Justin Raymer and his family in Warsaw? There are many ways you or your business can get involved, through either Operation Finally Home or the Builders Association of Kosciusko Fulton Counties.

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Operation Finally Home, BAKFC and Craig Morgan surprise veteran Justin Raymer and wife Kaci

Veteran And Family Finally Welcomed Home

This evening, Saturday, Nov. 19, Justin Raymer — a Warsaw native and 2001 graduate of Warsaw Community High School — and his family received the surprise of a lifetime when it was announced they’d finally be able to return home to the Warsaw area from Georgia thanks to … Read More

turkey creek

Salary Resolution Approved For Fire Territory

Turkey Creek Township Advisory Board held a brief meeting Monday, Nov. 7. During the meeting, it approved the Turkey Creek Fire Territory’s salary resolution, which remains relatively unchanged from last year’s except for planned raises. Barbara Griffith pointed out two big expenses in the general funds distribution for … Read More

turkey creek

Discussion Gets Heated At Fire Territory Board Meeting

At its Monday, Nov. 7, meeting, Turkey Creek Township Fire Territory Board got off to a fiery start when the territory’s equipment budget was mentioned, particularly in regards to which entity — Syracuse Town Council or the fire territory board — is to approve it. Larry Siegel said, … Read More

Milford Town Hall

Budget For 2017 Approved By Milford TC

Milford Town Council held a brief meeting Thursday, Oct. 6, to approve its 2017 budget. Previously, the town had advertised the budget and held a public hearing Sept. 12. A motion was made to pass the budget and the motion carried, with Doug Ruch abstaining. As a volunteer … Read More

2016 Homes on Parade House No. 2

Five Homes Showcase Latest Building Trends

WARSAW — Visitors eagerly toured five homes during the Builders Association of Kosciusko and Fulton Counties’ 2016 Homes on Parade Friday through Sunday, Sept. 16-18. Spread throughout Kosciusko County, the parade featured stunning custom homes in Syracuse, Winona Lake and Warsaw.

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