White Presents Winsome Winona For Historical Society

WARSAW — As part of its 52nd annual banquet Thursday night, Oct. 19, the Kosciusko County Historical Society invited local historian and Grace College instructor of journalism Terry White to present “Winsome Winona” to 106 guests. In what may be the fastest recap of 150 years of history, in 45 … Read More

Warsaw Indiana Town Hall

Some Receive Increases, Others Don’t

WARSAW — It was after 9:30 p.m. Monday evening, Nov. 21, before Warsaw Common Council members reached the third and fourth items on its agenda. The final two agenda items finalized the funding for not-for-profit organizations and transferred funds. A 2 1/2 hour discussion had been held on the issuance of bonds for a third fire station.

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Historical Society Pieces Together History

WARSAW — The Kosciusko County Historical Society celebrated its 51st annual banquet by “Piecing the Past Together” and looking at the puzzle pieces of history that have made Kosciusko. The banquet was held at the Center Lake Pavilion on Wednesday night, Oct. 19. Over 130 guests enjoyed a catered … Read More

Passport to Kosciusko Winner Announced

WARSAW — Mary Anderson is the first place winner of the Kosciusko County Historical Society contest “Passport to Kosciusko County”. Anderson’s name was randomly drawn from the many entries received. Second place was Kaitlyn O’Dell and third was Mike Whetstone. The contest required the entrant to visit 50 … Read More

Origin of Warsaw Street Names

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY —In January of 1966 the Kosciusko County Historical Society was formed. One hundred sixty-five persons attended the first meeting held at the courthouse.  From that beginning fifty years ago, the society has grown to nearly 500 members and has become the caretaker of the Old County … Read More

Leesburg and Early Kosciusko County

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY —In January of 1966 the Kosciusko County Historical Society was formed. One hundred sixty-five persons attended the first meeting held at the courthouse.  From that beginning fifty years ago, the society has grown to nearly 500 members and has become the caretaker of the Old County … Read More

Ride Through History with the Kosciusko County Historical Society

WARSAW — Ever wonder about the trolley line that ran on Center Street in Warsaw or dancing to the Glen Miller Orchestra at the Waco Pavilion on Lake Wawasee? Maybe you’ve heard rumors of lions surfing on Winona Lake, of a ghost sighting at Winona Lake’s house known … Read More

Early Seward and Etna Townships

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY —In January of 1966 the Kosciusko County Historical Society was formed. One hundred sixty-five persons attended the first meeting held at the courthouse.  From that beginning fifty years ago, the society has grown to nearly 500 members and has become the caretaker of the Old County … Read More

Stephen Philpott and Early Kosciusko County

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY —In January of 1966 the Kosciusko County Historical Society was formed. One hundred sixty-five persons attended the first meeting held at the courthouse.  From that beginning fifty years ago, the society has grown to nearly 500 members and has become the caretaker of the Old County … Read More

William ‘Billy’ Williams

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY —In January of 1966, the Kosciusko County Historical Society was formed. One hundred sixty-five persons attended the first meeting held at the courthouse. From that beginning fifty years ago, the society has grown to nearly 500 members and has become the caretaker of the Old County … Read More

The Day Of The Trains

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY —In January of 1966 the Kosciusko County Historical Society was formed. One hundred sixty-five persons attended the first meeting held at the courthouse.  From that beginning fifty years ago, the society has grown to nearly 500 members and has become the caretaker of the Old County … Read More

Budgets Main Topic Of City Council

WARSAW — Proposed 2017 budgets from 10 not-for-profits were heard by Warsaw Common Council members Monday evening, Aug. 1. The meeting, due to the budget requests, began one hour earlier than normal.

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Politics in Days Gone By

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY —In January of 1966 the Kosciusko County Historical Society was formed.  One hundred sixty-five persons attended the first meeting held at the courthouse.  From that beginning fifty years ago, the society has grown to nearly 500 members and has become the caretaker of the Old County … Read More

Early Kosciusko County And Indiana

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY —In January of 1966 the Kosciusko County Historical Society was formed.  One hundred sixty-five persons attended the first meeting held at the courthouse.  From that beginning fifty years ago, the society has grown to nearly 500 members and has become the caretaker of the Old County … Read More

Warsaw Comes Out of the Swamp

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY —In January of 1966 the Kosciusko County Historical Society was formed.  One hundred sixty-five persons attended the first meeting held at the courthouse.  From that beginning fifty years ago, the society has grown to nearly 500 members and has become the caretaker of the Old County … Read More

Palestine’s History With Kosciusko County

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY —In January of 1966 the Kosciusko County Historical Society was formed. One hundred sixty-five persons attended the first meeting held at the courthouse.  From that beginning fifty years ago, the society has grown to nearly 500 members and has become the caretaker of the Old County … Read More