Incumbents File for WCSC Board

The two at-large seats on the Wawasee Community School Corp. Board of Trustees are up for election in November. Filing began July 25 and will close at noon Friday, Aug. 24. These seats are currently held by Mike Wilson, District 1 (Tippecanoe Township), and George Gilbert, District 2 (Turkey Creek Township). … Read More

Weekly Water Test Results

The following results are from water samples taken from each public beach in Kosciusko County. Each reading represents the most probable number of E. coli colonies per sample. Two samples are taken at each public beach. In order for a beach to be closed, both readings must exceed … Read More

Wawasee Says No to Geothermal

It would take too long to pay off, so the Wawasee Community School Corp. Board of Trustees voted not to have geothermal installed at Wawasee Middle School. The vote was taken during a special meeting of the school board late Tuesday afternoon in the Warrior Room at Wawasee … Read More

Howard, Li Lead In Stonehenge Open

Chad Howard and Catherina Li, after the storms passed and the skies cleared, thundered their way atop the leaderboard Tuesday after the opening round of the AJGA Stonehenge Junior Golf Open. Early-morning thunderstorms delayed the start of the tourney about an hour and a half before the field … Read More

Woman Targeted Marshmallow Festival in Thefts

A Ligonier woman is charged with bilking a popular festival and a business out of more than $136,000; money that she said she used to buy Longaberger baskets and alcohol. Tamara Deel, 42, appeared in a Noble County courtroom earlier this week to face the charges of C … Read More

Pierceton Days Packed with Fun

The 2012 Pierceton Days festival is set to kick off at noon Friday, Aug. 3, and continue through Saturday evening. Vendors and a carnival, provided by Beer’s and Jessup’s, will be operational by noon Aug. 3. Food, crafts and rides can be enjoyed all day between the other … Read More

UPDATE: Bomb Scare at CC Hardware Store

Police initially reported that a bomb was located at Teghtmeyer Ace Hardware in Columbia City Tuesday evening and they asked everyone to avoid the area. The initial call went out at about 2:45 p.m. Today, the event is still under investigation, but more information has been obtained. Now, … Read More

Cornhole Tournament For Riley

An annual cornhole tournament to benefit Riley Children’s Hospital will be held in Warsaw on Saturday, Aug. 25, and teams are now being registered. Registration and rules review will begin at 10 a.m. with the tournament starting at 11 a.m. The first 40 teams to pay will play … Read More

Republican Golf Outing Aug. 15

The 2012 Kosciusko Republican Golf  Outing will be held Wednesday, Aug. 15, at the Rozella Ford Golf Course, 1700 Rozella Road, Warsaw. This year the golfer’s package of breakfast, lunch and golf fees will be available for $75 per person or $300 for a foursome. Breakfast will begin … Read More

Corporate Dodgeball to Benefit UW

It’s the corporate world taking on – well, the corporate world in a full on game of Corporate Dodgeball. The United Way fundraising event is slated for Tuesday, Aug. 7, when 16 teams will take the floor in an effort to become the ultimate dodgeball champion. The event … Read More

Plenty of Summer Events Still to Come

Summer is not over yet, and there is still plenty to do and see this summer. August and September is full of fun activities and events around Kosciusko County. Pierceton’s Town Fair will be Aug. 3-4. Events start at noon and include a car show, parade, church and … Read More

Input Sought on Milford Police Debate

While members of the Milford Town Council ponder Marshal Rich Miotto’s request that they give the town’s top local law enforcement official a take-home vehicle, and The Mail-Journal are inviting residents to weigh in on the issue. All of the responses received will be forwarded to town … Read More