Multi-platinum country artist Tracy Lawrence took the stage Friday evening during a free community concert. (Photos by Amanda McFarland)

Crowds Flock To Warsaw Country Concert

WARSAW — Crowds filled Central Park last evening, Friday, July 22, as Tracy Lawrence took the stage for a Country Concert for St. Jude. Lawrence, known for such songs as “Time Marches On” and “Alibis,” took the Glover Pavilion stage at 8 p.m. Despite the heat and humidity, crowds … Read More

A truck carrying ice rolled over north of Warsaw. (Photos by Amanda McFarland)

BREAKING: Ice Truck Flips On Sweltering Day

WARSAW — Crews are responding to a rollover accident at CR 100N and CR 300E, Warsaw, involving a delivery truck carrying ice. There were no injuries reported in the one-vehicle crash, which happened Friday evening, July 22. Heat indexes were predicted to reach near 100 degrees, Fahrenheit, causing the … Read More

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Barbershop Music Comes To Winona Lake

WINONA LAKE — The fourth of six summertime Village at Winona Festival of Music performances will feature barbershop music. The Barbershop Festival will take place 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 7, in the Winona Heritage Room, 901 Park Ave., Winona Lake. Tickets are available at Rocket Fizz, Pottery Bayou … Read More


Elkhart County Fair Senior Queen Contest Moved

GOSHEN — Due to high temperatures and humidity, organizers with the Elkhart County 4-H Fair have opted to move a few events to different venues. Tonight’s 38th annual Senior Queen pageant, which begins at 5:30 p.m., has been moved to Maple City Chapel, 2015 Lincolnway East, Goshen. There … Read More

Jason Michael Carroll performs. (Photo provided/Kosciusko County Bicentennial Committee)

Jason Michael Carroll To Perform Bicentennial Concert

WARSAW — The Kosciusko Count Bicentennial Commitee has announced the entertainment lineup for the post-Torch Relay celebration. These events will take place Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Kosciusko County fairgrounds. Headlining will be Jason Michael Carroll, who will perform at 8 p.m. on the main stage. He has opened for … Read More


Whitko Board To Meet In Special Session

LARWILL — The Whitko School Board of Trustees will meet in special session at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 26 in the superintendent’s office, located in the Whitko administration office. The purpose of this meeting will be changes in personnel. The next regular meeting of the Whitko School Board … Read More


Grace College Announces $5.5 Million For Science Complex

WINONA LAKE — Grace College plans to break ground on the Dr. Dane A. Miller Science Complex at its Winona Lake campus in the spring of 2017. The new science complex will renovate and expand the Cooley Science Center, which has served the department of science and mathematics … Read More


WCS Announces Updated Registration Information

WARSAW — Warsaw Community Schools announced updated 2016-2017 registration information. Parents are asked to complete the online pre-registration for WCS students and then complete the registration process at their home school building during the following registration dates/times: 1-7 p.m. Thursday, July 28 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, … Read More


Horn Facing Drug Charges

WARSAW — Andrew Jeffery Horn, 48, 1622 E. Clark St., Warsaw, is being charged with a level 6 possession of syringe; level 6 felony of possession of precursor by a methamphetamine offender; a class B misdemeanor possession of marijuana and a class C misdemeanor possession of paraphernalia. According … Read More


Health Officials Offer Tips To Protect Hoosiers From Heat

INDIANAPOLIS — With dangerous heat and humidity in Indiana’s forecast this weekend, state health officials are offering tips to help keep Hoosiers safe amid the rising temperatures. “These hot conditions can be a dangerous time for Hoosiers,” said State Health Commissioner Jerome Adams, MD, MPH. “If you’re going … Read More