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Classy Kessler Claims Win No. 700

WINONA LAKE – Coach Jim Kessler got his wish Friday night. His Grace College men’s basketball team started the 2014-15 season 1-0. Everyone else in attendance at the Manahan Orthopaedic Capital Center, except for visiting Concordia University, got their wish too. That was to see the beloved coach … Read More

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No Tricks: LaVille The Supreme Team [VIDEO]

BOURBON – The only person who was happy to see a sideways snow and 30 mile-per-hour winds minutes before kickoff of the sectional football game between Triton and LaVille was LaVille head coach Will Hostrawser. With an offense perfect for bad conditions, the Lancers did exactly what Hostrawser … Read More

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Warsaw Runners Hope For History

WARSAW – Make history. That’s what the young and talented Warsaw girls cross country team is aiming to do on Saturday. The No. 6 Tigers of coach Matt Campbell head to the State Finals with one big goal in mind. History. Warsaw, with all underclassmen in its lineup, … Read More

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Nick’s Picks: The Kip Edition

The good news is that I hit on every pick last week, a perfect 7-0. The bad news is that many of my picks went against local teams. So, it was a relatively bad week for the local athletes. The best news, however, is that I was successful … Read More

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Triton Hosting Benefit With Plymouth

BOURBON – The Triton High School girls JV and varsity basketball teams are participating in Hoops for Hope Thursday, Nov. 20, in conjunction with the game with the Plymouth Lady Pilgrims at Triton. Both schools will be raising money for “Ounce of Prevention” and their efforts to assist … Read More

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Rondeau, Sobey Named League Players Of The Year

WINONA LAKE – The Crossroads League showered Grace’s women’s soccer team with awards following one of Grace’s best regular seasons in team history. Mallory Rondeau was named the league’s Co-Offensive Player of the Year, and Carianne Sobey was the Co-Midfielder of the Year for the Lady Lancers. Altogether, … Read More

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North Webster To Test Weather Siren Saturday

Residents near North Webster will hear the town’s severe weather siren activated Saturday. North Webster Fire Chief Jeremy Likens stated a test of the system will be conducted at noon Saturday, weather permitting. “If there is any chance of severe weather, we will not do the test.” Normally … Read More

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Kessler Closes In On Milestone Moment

WINONA LAKE –  Grace College men’s basketball coach Jim Kessler, in his normal humble manner, says he has nothing to get the big head about when he looks at his record. The man, affectionately and respectfully known as “The Godfather” on the campus he has called home for … Read More

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Inspired Rhodes Ready To Run

WARSAW – Brooke Rhodes does not have to look far to find inspiration for her prep cross country career. Rhodes, a key performer for the No. 6 Warsaw girls cross country team, counts on her father Matt to provide plenty of motivation to fuel her desire for success. … Read More

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Hill Steep For Trojan Football

BOURBON – It was a time of celebration last Friday for the Triton football program. To continue the celebration, Triton will need to come up with one of the bigger wins in recent program history. Triton (3-7) will host LaVille (7-3) in the IHSAA Class 1-A sectional 41 … Read More

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Blue Slam Sent Packing By Braves [VIDEO]

FORT WAYNE – A fantastic season unfortunately came to a conclusion Tuesday night for the Triton volleyball team. The ladies had a tall task to overcome as they traveled to the Summit City to take on Class 1A’s No. 11 ranked team, Fort Wayne Blackhawk Christian on its … Read More

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Grace Men’s Hoops Ready To Roll

WINONA LAKE – Last winter, the Lancers’ men’s basketball team struggled in consistency. The ups and downs of the 2013-14 season were evidenced by an 0-5 start in the Crossroads League followed by three straight upsets of NAIA Top-25 ranked teams. Grace found its groove in the postseason, … Read More

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Warsaw Community Education Association Questions District 22 Candidates

Warsaw Community Education Association submitted a short survey regarding educational issues to the three candidates running for the Indiana House of Representatives, District 22. Education in Indiana is intrinsically tied to the politicians we elect to office. WCEA, the Warsaw teacher’s association, while not endorsing specific candidates, encourages … Read More

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UPDATE: ATV Accident Near 900 North, 1100 West

UPDATE: According to a conservation officer with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources the driver of the ATV has been identified as Leslie Mast, 26 years old. Mast was reportedly driving too fast on her ATV, without a helmet, to complete a turn and took a ditch instead … Read More

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Triton Parties On With Title Run

CULVER – It was there for the taking, Triton just had to go get it. After surviving a tough semi-final match against South Central, the Triton Lady Trojans stuck it to Oregon-Davis to win the Culver Volleyball Sectional championship Saturday night. Triton won the match 3-0 by a … Read More

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NorthWood Sweeps Wawasee Out Of Tournament

GOSHEN – The 2014 season came to a close for the Wawasee volleyball team Saturday afternoon in the semi-final round of the Fairfield Sectional. While the Lady Warriors left it all on the court, there will still be a bad taste in the player’s mouths after letting several … Read More