Syracuse News

Neva Lucille O’Connor

Neva Lucille O’Connor, 58, Fort Wayne, formerly of Syracuse and North Webster, passed away at 3:50 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 at Parkview Randalia Hospital in Fort Wayne. She was born Nov. 11, 1958 in Columbia City to Maurice R. and Donna L (Rockwell) Snyder.  She graduated in … Read More

Robert ‘The Rock’ David Kissell

Robert David Kissell born May 8, 1935 in South Bend, died Jan. 18, 2017. Robert “The Rock” was preceded in death by his parents Herbert and Genevieve Kissell and his brothers Jack and Jimmy. He is survived by the love of his life, Bonnie Anne “Whistle for” Kissell, who … Read More


Hisey Still Under Medical Supervision

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — Kosciusko County Prosecutor Dan Hampton issued a statement to the media following numerous inquires regarding the medical status of Mickgomery W. Hisey, 26, Syracuse, the driver involved in the accident Dec. 25 claiming the lives of Kim Conrad and her son, Stephen Conrad.

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Marjorie M. Kleinknight Cox

Marjorie M. Kleinknight Cox, 99, Goshen, formerly Syracuse, passed away at 12:55 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017 at Greencroft Healthcare in Goshen. She was born on May 2, 1917 in Uniondale to Van A. and Clellah (Cupp) Barrick. She grew up in Ossian and graduated in 1935 from Ossian … Read More

Area Accident Reports

Syracuse Officers with the Syracuse Police Department investigated the following accident: 7:19 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, South Huntington Street, south of West Bowser Road, Syracuse. Drivers: Rosalie S. Garro, 17, North Stanley Street, North Webster, and Dia M. Wasko, 38, EMS B1A Lane, Leesburg. Vehicles collided near the … Read More

Thomas August Kuemmel

Thomas August Kuemmel, 73, Syracuse, passed away at 1:50 a.m., Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, at Lakeland Health & Rehab in Milford. He was born on May 28, 1943 in Sandusky, Ohio to August Oliver and Beulah Ann (Luberger) Kuemmel. He attended Perkin High School in Sandusky and moved … Read More

accident reports

Area Accident Reports

Syracuse Officers with the Syracuse Police Department investigated the following accident: 7:14 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, North Huntington Street, Syracuse. Driver: Paul W. Steele, 25, East Wawonaissa Drive, Syracuse. Severe winds caused a trash can to blow into the road in front of Steele’s vehicle as he was … Read More

It May Be Slow, But Progress Occurring On Tech Park

It may seem like nothing is happening at the 6 & 13 Technology and Industrial Park, established by the town of Syracuse. But behind the scenes a lot is happening. The 62-acre technology and industrial park is located on the southwest corner of US 6 and SR 13, … Read More