Cigarette Butt Cleanup Set For May 21

WARSAW — Kosciusko County Tobacco Free Coalition is seeking local youth to assist with its upcoming “Poison by the Pound Cigarette Butt Cleanup” event. Those wishing to assist are asked to meet at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 21, in the Shrine building at the Kosciusko County fairgrounds. Participants will receive clear … Read More


Reminder: Republican Fish Fry At Fairgrounds

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — This is just a friendly reminder that the always popular Spring Kosciusko Republican Fish Fry will be held this coming from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 6, at the Kosciusko County Fairgrounds, 1400 East Smith Street, Warsaw. All Republican elected officials and candidates are expected to … Read More


Ideas, Volunteers, Funds Needed For Local Bicentennial Celebration

WARSAW — Approximately 30 individuals attended a public meeting of the Kosciusko County Bicentennial Committee Wednesday evening, March 16, to hear plans and needs for a county celebration of the state’s birthday. Diane Wulliman, chairwoman, along with Paula Bowman, Mike Loher and Deb Wright, committee members, shared the … Read More


Kosciusko County Fairgrounds Is Getting Funkdafied

WARSAW — Funkdafied Wrestling Federation presents New Year’s Funk 2 at the Kosciusko County Fairgrounds. Show starts at 7 p.m. Jan. 23 and tickets are $10. Featuring: Kongo Kong, The Police Department, Serial Killer Jack Thriller, The Iron Demon Shane Mercer and many more. Family friendly event, all … Read More


Model Toy And Train Show In December

WARSAW — A model toy and train show will be held at the Kosciusko County Fairgrounds, 1400 E. Smith St., Warsaw, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 12. The public is invited to come and learn about model railroading, the various gauge and brands and visit the many dealers and experts.

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Fun And Fright Abound Tonight At Soul Taker’s Acres

WARSAW — Unwary guests are invited to the Kosciusko County Fairgrounds in October, where they will experience sights, sounds and even smells that will send a chill down their spine. Tonight the doors of Soul Taker’s Acres will creak open for another ghoulish season in Kosciusko County. Greeting “victims” … Read More


Tools For School Coming In August

WARSAW — Summer is winding down and, before long, students will head back to school. For some, school supply expenses are, at most, a minor inconvenience, but for others, it may be a cost they cannot afford to pay. With this in mind, Combined Community Services is hosting … Read More


Paintball Event Planned To Benefit Kos Fair

Want to shoot some paintball for a good cause? Then mark your calendar for Aug. 1. Kosciusko County Community Fair board has put together an all-day paintball event to help raise money for renovations at the Kosciusko County Fairgrounds. The event will have both traditional player vs. player … Read More

Lori Mawly, Casey Shirk, Westley Raver, Kelly McCammack, Jayson McCammack, Angie Shirk, Stan Pequignot, Sherry Pequignot and Dave VanDyke show support for those fighting cancer and for those who have lost their fight.

Relay For Life Underway At Kosciusko County Fairgrounds

People of all ages met at the Kosciusko County Fairgrounds this weekend to celebrate the annual Relay For Life. The event began at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 16, and will conclude at 9 a.m. Sunday, lasting a total of 18 hours. Relay For Life has been hosted in … Read More

Relay for Life will be held on May 16 and 17 at the Kosciusko County Fairgrounds.
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Relay Has Disco Fever In Kosciusko County

On May 16 to May 17 people of all ages will visit the Kosciusko County Fairgrounds to celebrate and honor those who have suffered from cancer. The annual Relay for Life will begin at 3 p.m. May 16, and will continue on for a total of 18 hours, … Read More

Warsaw Schools Announce Participation In Summer Food Service Program

By MARCI FRANKS Director, Food and Nutrition, Warsaw Community Schools The Warsaw Community Schools have announced plans to participate in the Summer Food Service Program. Free meals will be made available to all children 18 years of age and under and to persons over 18 years who are … Read More


A Taste Of A Taste Of Agriculture

Last night the Kosciusko County Fairgrounds came alive with the sights, sounds and smells of local agriculture. Celebrating its 17th year, A Taste of Agriculture in Kosciusko County brought droves of families out for samplings of local food, family fun and some education. The local agricultural community hosted … Read More

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Despite Lawsuit, Fair Will Open As Scheduled

“I keep hearing around town that the fair will be closed… we are going to be open, everything will be as usual,” stated Tony Zimmerman, Kosciusko Community Fair board president this afternoon. The Kosciusko County Community Fair Inc. had a lawsuit filed against it in the U.S. District … Read More


Warsaw Breakfast Optimist Club Donates To Several Area Organizations

  By TRINA HOY Warsaw Breakfast Optimist Club The Warsaw Breakfast Optimist Club recently presented donations to area organizations focusing on youth oriented activities. The donations included $2,000 to Riley Radio Days, $500 to Lake City Skiers, $300 to the Kosciusko County Fair and $500 to 4-H Shooting … Read More

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Habitat For Humanity Hosts Winter Wonderland Craft Show

By JIM FOLSOM Communications Consultant, Habitat for Humanity of Kosciusko County The Fourth Annual Winter Wonderland Craft Show and Quarter Auction will be held this Saturday, Nov. 8. at the Kosciusko County Fairgrounds. The craft show features many wonderful items from local crafters. The craft show is open … Read More