Baby And Me Tobacco Free Is Coming To Kosciusko County

KOSCIUSKO – The Kosciusko County Tobacco Free Coalition is excited to announce a new, evidenced-based program that will be introduced this summer to assist pregnant women to quit smoking.  Baby & Me™ – Tobacco Free is a smoking cessation program created to reduce the burden of tobacco use on the … Read More

Tippecanoe Valley High School Principal Bendicsen Resigns

AKRON — Principal of Tippecanoe Valley High School Dr. Michael Bendicsen submitted his letter of resignation at the end of the final student day, Wednesday, May 24. According to Tippecanoe Valley Schools Superintendent Brett Boggs, Bendicsen’s last day at TVHS will be June 30. Bendicsen leaves TVHS to take a … Read More

Finley And Nichols File To Fill County Council Seat Vacancy

KOSCIUSKO — A caucus to fill the vacancy of Robert Sanders on Kosciusko County Council as councilman-at-large will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 7, in the Kosciusko Circuit Courtroom, Kosciusko County Courthouse, 100 W Center St., Warsaw. Two individuals have filed to fill the opening.  Sanders’ … Read More

Winona Lake Reserve Officer Retires After 30 Years Of Service

WINONA LAKE — Winona Lake Reserve officer Randy Bowman is retiring after serving Kosciusko County for 30 years. The Winona Lake Police Department honored Bowman’s years of service with a retirement reception held at the Winona Lake Town Hall Wednesday, May 24. Bowman began volunteering as a reserve … Read More

Three Redbird Artists Have Work Chosen To Hang In Statehouse

WARSAW — Three RedBird artists were honored alongside 31 others for the Hoosier Women Artists contest. Amanda Hollingsworth, Kathleen Shourek and Tillie Percey, all from Warsaw, will have their work hung in the State House for the coming year. More than 200 pieces were submitted. The competition was juried, … Read More

Mentone Residents Stand Tall To Protect Bald Cypress

MENTONE — On Monday, June 12, at the Mentone school board meeting, some of the discussion will be centered around the bald cypress tree located on the west side of the Mentone Elementary School. Lee Markley, president of Mentone Alumni; Tim Croy, Mentone town council member; and Linda … Read More

Warsaw-Wayne Rescue Fire Truck Now In Service

WARSAW — Warsaw-Wayne Fire Territory has put a new rescue apparatus into commission. On May 20, the Center Street station held a ceremonious transfer of equipment from the current Rescue to the new apparatus before washing the new vehicle and pushing it into its bay. The rescue truck arrived in the community on May … Read More

Republican

Caucus Set June 21 To Appoint New Sheriff

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — The caucus to elect a sheriff in Kosciusko County will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 21. It will be held in the historic Kosciusko County courtroom at 100 W. Center St., Warsaw.The individual elected will fill the remaining term of former sheriff C. Aaron Rovenstine, whose term expires Dec. 31, 2018.

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Goshert Assumes All Duties As Sheriff

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — Effective immediately, Kosciusko County Chief Deputy, William “Rocky” Goshert, has assumed all duties as the Sheriff of Kosciusko County. Goshert, a 20-year-retired Trooper with the Indiana State Police, and previously elected two-term Sheriff of Kosciusko County, has over 37 years of law enforcement experience.  Goshert … Read More