Orchard Ridge Collecting For Toys For Tots

Orchard Ridge apartments announces it is now serving as a drop off location for the Toy for Tots drive. As an added gift, any resident of the apartment complex who makes a donation will receive a small rent concession. “We feel our community and residents are great and … Read More

UPDATE: Jury Seated In Assault Trial

Jury selection for a three-day trial of a North Manchester man facing 27 felonies got underway at 10 a.m. today in Kosciusko County Superior Court I. Bill Warren, 38, has been charged with 27 felonies including criminal confinement, strangulation, sexual battery, battery resulting in serious injury to a person … Read More

Milford Pays Homage To Local Hero

Students and adults across the area gathered to honor America’s veterans on Monday, but a patriotic ceremony that took place in Milford School was particularly poignant. Members of the Milford Town Council, representatives of the Indiana State Police, State Rep. Rebecca Kubacki, state members of the American Legion … Read More

UPDATE: Cromwell Teen Killed By Train

A Cromwell teen is dead after being struck by a train east of Syracuse and officials are now saying it was a suicide. The Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department and Kosciusko County Coroner’s Office are currently working the investigation. A approximately 2:40 a.m., the teenager was walking along the … Read More

Like A Storm Reigns Family Affair

SYRACUSE — A starry Saturday night in Syracuse still witnessed a Storm that raged inside the Huntington Street Bar & Grill. Playing in front of a healthy team of Stormtroopers, hard rock band Like A Storm weathered a 10-song set that only furthered the love affair of the … Read More

Leesburg Preparing For Pizza Place

The Leesburg Town Board approved the vacation of an alley between Hickory and Main streets during its monthly meeting Monday evening. Vacation of the alley allows for a new building in the place of the Express gas station and old Farmers State Bank buildings. The property manager plans … Read More

KCSD Chaplain Loses Cancer Battle

Nov. 12 has been a sad day for the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department since 2009. Today was yet another reminder in mortality for the department. John Boren, a Winona Lake resident, passed away at about 1:30 p.m. today after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He touched the … Read More

Indoor Grow Operation Found In Syracuse

Acting on information received, Syracuse Police officers seized an indoor marijuana grow operation early today. Officers received information during at attempt to serve an arrest warrant on an individual. The individual said a marijuana grow operation was taking place at 212 Edgewater Drive in Syracuse. Officers went to … Read More

It’s All In The Cards

SOUTH BEND — Normally, a road trip for the University of Louisville swim program would be just another order of business. While this may have been the case for the vast majority of the program last weekend in a dual at Notre Dame, it was a homecoming of … Read More

Syracuse Man ‘Fair’ After Friday Crash

A Syracuse man is reportedly in fair condition today after an accident Friday near the Goshen Municipal Airport. Police responded to a three vehicle crash on U.S. 33 at C.R. 42 just after 9 p.m. Juan Najera, 50, of Syracuse, suffered serious back injuries and was flown from … Read More

Syracuse Elementary Honors Veterans

Syracuse Elementary School was host to dozens of local veterans as part of their annual Veterans Day program on Monday morning. The school gymnasium was packed with students, family and friends who took the hour to honor military personnel. After a welcome by Principal Jim Garner, Syracuse VFW … Read More

Governor’s Council Recognized Traffic Safety Partners

More than 250 state and local law enforcement agencies were today honored at the 18th Annual Operation Pull Over Awards Banquet at the Ritz Charles in Carmel, Ind. Hosted by the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute and the Governor’s Council on Impaired & Dangerous Driving, the banquet paid tribute … Read More

Wawasee Gets Involved In Veterans Programs

This year’s Veterans Day program at Wawasee High School — held this morning in the main spectator gym — had a guest speaker as in previous years, but the focus was more on how students can help active military members and also veterans. Several student groups or organizations … Read More