Wawasee High School Celebrating Homecoming Week

SYRACUSE — Fall officially begins this week and one of the sure signs of the season is homecoming week. Wawasee High School has activities planned throughout the week to celebrate its homecoming. Students will have spirit dress up days Monday through Friday. Following is a list of other … Read More

Middle Schoolers Join High School Students In FFA

SYRACUSE — Middle school students interested in learning more about natural resources, how plants and animals work together, food science, food safety and more agriculture related topics can now get a head start. Because an agriculture class is now being taught at a middle school in the Wawasee … Read More

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‘Girl Power’ Event At Wawasee High School

SYRACUSE — The first “Indiana Gets Girl Powered” event will be held from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, in the Wawasee High School cafeteria. Middle and high school girls are invited to network with each other and make contact with women mentors in the fields of … Read More

Pathways Seeking To Increase Number Of Non-Traditional Students

SYRACUSE — Kabrea Rostochak, Wawasee High School senior, wants to be a civil engineer. Keyanna Clevenger, also a senior at Wawasee, may or may not pursue an interest in interior designing but she is involved in the building trades program. McKenzie Keaffaber, a junior at Fairfield High School, … Read More

North Webster Elementary Walk-A-Thon Seeks Donors

NORTH WEBSTER — North Webster Elementary School is having the fifth annual Parent Teachers Organization Walk-A-Thon fundraiser Friday, Sept. 22. All of the money raised by the students is given back to the school via field trips, classroom funds and educational enhancements. Students will walk with their class … Read More

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School Board Hears Report About Costa Rica Trip

SYRACUSE — Twelve Wawasee High School students who study Spanish were able to practice what they have learned during a trip to Costa Rica this summer. During the regular monthly meeting of the Wawasee school board Tuesday evening, Sept. 12, in Syracuse, the board heard a report about … Read More

New Leadership Being Sought For North Webster Chamber

NORTH WEBSTER — An email will be going out in the next week about officer and board member nominations for 2018 for the North Webster-Tippecanoe Township Chamber of Commerce. The organization learned this from Jen Ducey, Tippecanoe Township, nomination chairman, at its regular monthly meeting Monday, Sept. 11, … Read More

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Mobile Home Park Petitions Tabled By BZA

WARSAW — During the regular monthly meeting of the Kosciusko County Board of Zoning Appeals Tuesday, Sept. 12, in Warsaw, two petitions from Etna Green Mobile Home Park were tabled until the Oct. 10 meeting. One petition is asking for mobile homes to be replaced up to within … Read More

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Spring 2017 ISTEP+ Results Released

SYRACUSE — Indiana Department of Education released results of spring 2017 ISTEP+ Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 6. The controversial test, which may be administered for the last time in the spring of 2018, has often frustrated administrators, teachers and students throughout the state. ISTEP+ assesses English and language arts … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incidents: 5:06 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6, 1600 block East CR 200N, Warsaw. Jorge Castaneda Castro reported damage to a window and a grill. 3:44 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6, 200 block West Main Street, Warsaw. Dan Lee Neer … Read More

UPDATE — Prayer Service At High School

SYRACUSE — There will be a community prayer service at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 10, in the Wawasee High School cafeteria. Please enter the building through the front doors. Syracuse-Wawasee Ministerial Association has held similar prayer services in the past at the high school, noted Pastor Brad Cox. … Read More

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Rezoning Of Technology Park Recommended For Approval

WARSAW — During its regular monthly meeting Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 6, in Warsaw, Kosciusko County Area Planning Commission recommended approval to rezone the technology park at SR 13 and US 6. Dan Richard, area planning director, noted when the technology park project began the zoning was according to … Read More

Open House At New Syracuse Elementary School

SYRACUSE — An open house will be held at the new Syracuse Elementary School, 12877 N. Kern Road, from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 10. It will begin with a grand opening ceremony involving several VIPs, followed by cake, drinks and giveaways. Student-guided tours will allow members … Read More

Hall School Reunion In Nappanee

NAPPANEE — Hall School Reunion will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, at Nappanee Church of the Brethren, 301 Mack Drive. Lunch will be held at noon. Bring a dish to share. All former students and families are encouraged to renew friendships. This … Read More

New Raptor Security System Being Installed

SYRACUSE — Wawasee Community Schools is taking an additional step to protect the safety of its students. A new security system, Raptor, is being installed in each of the school buildings in the corporation. Visitors to each school will still be buzzed in as they have been in … Read More

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Wawasee Offering Fall Continuing Education Classes

SYRACUSE — Registrations are being accepted now for fall 2017 continuing education classes on the Wawasee High School campus. Fall classes will begin the week of Sept. 6 and continue for the number of weeks or days designated for each class. Classes are one day a week unless … Read More