Drought Limits Tailgaters at Brickyard

SPEEDWAY, Ind. (AP) — NASCAR fans visiting the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for this weekend’s Brickyard 400 should leave their charcoal and firewood at home. Speedway officials have imposed a ban on outdoor burning that mirrors one ordered by the town of Speedway on June 28. The ban prohibits … Read More

Syracuse BZA Lacks a Quorum

A lack of quorum resulted in three cases being tabled at Syracuse Board of Zoning Appeals meeting last Thursday night. There were three petitions for variances on the agenda. Dan List and Larry Coplen were the only board members present. Out of the five members, there must be … Read More

Free Canoeing Offered on Saturday

Warsaw Parks and Recreation Department will offer free community canoeing from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. this Saturday, July 28, at Center Lake Beach, behind the Center Lake Pavilion in Warsaw. All equipment will be provided and participants of all skill levels – including those wishing to canoe … Read More

GC Assuming State’s GED Prison Program

At what appeared to be the final stages of Grace College’s severance with prison education in the state of Indiana, the school has opted to inherit Ivy Tech Community College’s role in managing the Department of Correction’s GED program. John Teevan, former director of the Prison Extension Program … Read More

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StaceyPageOnline.com has listened to what our readers are saying and we are pleased to add a classifieds section to the website. Nowhere else will you find more affordable ways to reach so many people and spend so little money to get your message out. Sure, you could list … Read More

APC Cancels Meeting for No New Business

Due to no advertised public hearings and no other business deemed urgent enough to discuss, the August regular monthly meeting of the Kosciusko County Area Planning Commission was canceled. It had been scheduled for 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1, in the county courthouse, Warsaw. Canceling APC meetings due … Read More

High Pollen Alert for Kosciusko

People who suffer from seasonal allergies may notice their symptoms  intensify today. The National Weather Service reports today is a high-pollen day for weeds. For a list of all the U.S. locations forecast to have high pollen today in the coming days, visit the Pollen Hot Spots page. The NWS … Read More

Warsaw School Board Shares Successes, Goodbyes

A box of tissues had to be passed throughout the Warsaw Community School Board of Trustees meeting as members said goodbye to two administrators: Tom Kline, chief accountability officer, and Elaine Bultemeier, chief technology officer. Kline will be moving from the administration building to Madison Elementary School to … Read More

Battery Suspect Threatened Officers

A Warsaw man was arrested early Monday morning on multiple felony charges including strangulation and threatening to kill police officers. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Deputies were called at 2:17 a.m. Monday to 261 EMS T25 Lane, Leesburg, after central dispatch received a 9-1-1 call of a domestic battery. As … Read More

UPDATE: Rollover Crash in Mentone

Emergency responders were called to West Main Street in Mentone on Monday where a car accident resulted in entrapment. The crash happened at the intersection of West Main Street (SR 25) and SR 19 at approximately 7:30 p.m. July 23. According to the police report, Simon N. Kaitei, … Read More

DNR Closes Historical Site

Monument City, a former town at Salamonie Lake that is visible this summer due to drought conditions affecting water levels in the reservoir, has been temporarily closed to all public access. The site drew attention over the weekend with statewide media reports that it is now visible after … Read More

Drought Threatens to Kill Trees

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s drought is stressing the state’s trees, leaving some prone to diseases and insect infestations and killing others outright as the hot, dry conditions linger. Forecasters say Indiana’s worst drought in decades may linger into this fall and the full impact of the drought on … Read More