Dallas ‘Skeet’ E. Cripe

Dallas “Skeet” E. Cripe, 81, Milford, died at his home Sunday, June 5, 2016. He was born Sept. 22, 1934, in Goshen to Ray and Minnie (Smith) Cripe. On May 20, 1961, he married Frances Lambright at St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, Goshen. She survives along with three … Read More

police reports

Area Police Reports

Milford Officers with the Milford Police Department investigated the following incident: 10:09 a.m. Friday, June 3, 100 block of West First Street, Milford. Noah Anderson Jr. reported a stray dog and an animal bite. Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following incidents: 6:42 p.m. Friday, … Read More

Ribbon Cutting held for Price Auto Repair

  MILFORD — Thirty-four years ago this week, Stanley Price opened Price Auto Repair, 11517 SR 15, in Milford. Friday, June 3, he was present at the ribbon cutting for a new building, owned and operated by his son Lee. The ribbon cutting comes 10 months after a … Read More

court news

Kosciusko County Court News

Kosciusko County Judgments Small Claims The following small claim has been awarded in Kosciusko Superior Court III, Judge Joe V. Sutton presiding: Kristopher A. Bex v. Donald E. Wertheimer, South Bend, $1,500 Civil Collections The following civil collections have been awarded in Kosciusko County Courts: Capital One Bank … Read More

Bonnie Lou Newman

Bonnie Lou Newman, 83, Milford, went to be with the Lord at 10:42 a.m. May 26, 2016, at Elkhart Hospice House. She was born on November 21, 1932, on the family farm west of Cromwell to Riley “Pete” Edward and Mary Fredonna (Green) Conner. On June 19, 1951, … Read More

accident

Four Injured In Accident West Of Milford

MILFORD — Four people were injured in a two-vehicle accident at 4:17 p.m. Monday, May 30. The accident occurred at West CR 1350N and North CR 400W, west of Milford. Brandon J. Smith, 23, Cottage Court, Elkhart; Jenni Sigerich, 25, Cottage Court, Elkhart; Robert D. Hall, 62, Currant … Read More

Milford Honors Those Who Served

Residents of Milford lined the streets of town Monday morning to witness the annual Memorial Day parade.

Stepping off from the corner of Main and Emeline streets, the parade route continued north on Main Street to the delight of those anxiously awaiting the procession.

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2016 Milford Cutie Contest Winners

MILFORD — The 2016 Milford Fest Cutie Contest saw a succession of aspiring firemen, veterinarians, musicians and even one archaeologist stride across the Main Street stage, Saturday, May 28. But only four of the “cuties” could be crowned: Prince and Princess in the 2-3 year old category; King … Read More

Milford Fest attendees enjoy “beautiful, busy day”

MILFORD — All of the hard work and preparation for the 2016 Milford Fest finally came to fruition for Tricia Gall and the Milford Lions Club, Saturday, May, 28, from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. “It’s been a beautiful, busy day,” she enthused beside the merry-go-round, ferris wheel … Read More

Donald Frederick “Don” Reeder

Donald Frederick “Don” Reeder, 80, Milford, passed away at 3:35 a.m. Friday, May 27, 2016, at his home. He was born May 24, 1936, in East Alton, Ill. to Herschel and Lola (Jenkins) Reeder. He graduated in 1954 from high school in Pearl, Ill., and was married Feb. … Read More

Elizabeth Jane Orn Steinke Spencer

Elizabeth Jane Orn Steinke Spencer, 93, formerly of Milford, passed away Oct. 22, 2015, in Florida. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 31, at Milford Christian Church, Milford, with Pastor Stephen Leininger will officiate. Burial will take place in Milford Cemetery at a … Read More

Elizabeth Jane Orn Steinke Spencer

Elizabeth Jane Orn Steinke Spencer, 93, formerly of Milford, passed away October 22, 2015, in Florida. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 31, 2016, at the Milford Christian Church, Milford. Pastor Stephen Leininger will officiate. Burial will take place in the Milford Cemetery … Read More

Milford Town Hall

Milford Council Accepts Resignation of Utilities Superintendent

MILFORD — The Milford Town Council voted to accept the resignation of Randy Veach from his position as utilities superintendent at a public town hall meeting, Thursday, May 26. Utilities department employee Steve Marquart will serve as temporary certified operator. In a letter, Veach wrote, “I have been … Read More

Tom G. Alexander

Tom G. Alexander, Milford, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on May 23, 2016. He was born Sept. 5, 1930, to Myrl and Violet (Colbert) Alexander; in Silver Lake, on his grandparents family farm. In 1937, his family moved to Claypool, where he grew up on his … Read More