Plain Township Passes Tentative 2018 Budget

LEESBURG — A tentative budget of $345,100 for 2018 was approved by members of the Plain Township Advisory Board Tuesday afternoon.This budget is a $128,000 reduction over 2017. Jerry Kammerer, township trustee, will be presenting the budget to the Indiana State Board of Accounts around Aug. 23. Kammerer … Read More

Booksigning To Benefit AWL

LEESBURG — An opportunity to support the Animal Welfare League of Kosciusko County, through a book signing of Richard Rose’s latest novel “The Gumshoe,” will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, July 15. The purchase of a book will go toward the support of AWL. The … Read More

Street Repaving Projects, Sewage Issues Discussed At Leesburg Town Council Meeting

LEESBURG — Monday, July 10, at the Leesburg town council meeting, issues with a property on Harrison Street were discussed. Leesburg Street Superintendent Craig Charlton informed council members that Crouse Body Shop, Warsaw, has been contacted regarding towing a car at that property. Council members discussed the trash … Read More

Organizations Serve Good Eats For Good Causes

WARSAW — Area service organizations play a huge role in satisfying the appetites of fair-goers at the Kosciusko County Community Fair with a variety of dishes and desserts. Three Lions Clubs maintain food booths at the fair: Leesburg, Lake City and Etna Green. Leesburg Lions Club serves soft … Read More

TWF Announces 14 New Projects

  LEESBURG — A summer celebration was hosted by The Watershed Foundation Thursday evening, July 6, recognizing accomplishments over the past years and future projects. Guests gathered at the Tippy Creek Winery, CR 200E, Leesburg, for wine tasting, music, food and a common interest — preservation of the Tippecanoe … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 9:20 a.m. Monday, June 26, South Kinsey Road, north of West CR 550S, Warsaw. Driver: Carrie A. Bradford, 46, Rozella Road, Warsaw. Bradford struck a deer. Damage up to $5,000. 2:32 p.m. Monday, June 26, South … Read More

TPS and Tippy Lake teaming up for first-ever golf outing

LEESBURG — When Kryste Wallen began thinking about possible fundraising opportunities for the Teen Parents Succeeding program, she thought back to a golf outing she helped organize previously at the Tippecanoe Lake Country Club. That event was a success, and she thought the game of golf generally and … Read More

Area Accident Reports

Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following accidents: 11:36 a.m. Monday, May 22, US 30 ramp and North Detroit Street, Warsaw. Drivers: Jeremy S. Lowe, 37, Park Street. Middleport, Ohio, and Jack W. Simison, East CR 300N, Warsaw. Lowe rear-ended Simison’s vehicle. Damage up to … Read More

Brian Smith Is The New Chair Of Kosciusko County Democrats

  LEESBURG — “I started getting involved (in politics) in 2012 on Joe Donnelly’s first run,” said Brian Smith of Leesburg. Smith is the chairman of the Kosciusko County Democrats. His interest in politics was peaked when he saw how Senator Richard Lugar was treated when he ran … Read More

Leesburg Hires New Street Commissioner

  LEESBURG — At the Leesburg town council meeting, Monday, May 8, Leesburg town council members offered the position of Leesburg street commissioner to Craig Charlton, Leesburg. Charlton, who has been acting as interim street commissioner since the departure of former street commissioner Brandon Queen, accepted the position. … Read More

Lewis Grant ‘Bud’ Neibert

Lewis Grant “Bud” Neibert, 81, Leesburg, passed away at 6:45 a.m. Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at Mason Health & Rehab in Warsaw. He was born on July 7, 1935 in Leesburg to Riley E. & Jennie (Estep) Neibert. He was a lifetime Leesburg and North Webster area resident, … Read More

accident reports

Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 4:49 p.m. Wednesday, April 19, South SR 15 and West CR 350S, Warsaw. Drivers: Bryan T. Miller, 35, King Road, Plymouth, and Michelle L. Worley, 46, South Cr 400W, Warsaw. Miller rear-ended Worley’s vehicle. Damages up … Read More

James Edward Loser

James Edward Loser, 92 of Leesburg, passed away at 3:25 a.m. Tuesday, April 18, 2017, in Leesburg.  He was born April 17, 1925 to James Clifford and Cecilla Blanche (Hatton) Loser in Culver. James was a WW II veteran of the U.S. Army receiving a Bronze Star, Purple … Read More

Joshua Robert Greene

Joshua Robert Greene, 29, Leesburg passed away at 2:34 a.m. on April 14, 2017, in his residence. He was born, Dec. 2, 1987 in Goshen to Robert Greene and Jane Ciriello. On May 2, 2015 in Syracuse he was united in marriage to Natalie Arnold who survives. Living … Read More