Pierceton Chamber Of Commerce Annual Open House Awards

PIERCETON — The Pierceton Chamber of Commerce held their annual open house last night, July 18, and announced their business of the year, citizen of the year and spirit of the year awards. President Alicia Elder read letters written in regards to nominations before presenting the awards. Business … Read More

Change To Usual Pierceton Days Schedule

PIERCETON — This year’s Pierceton Days, which will take place Aug. 4-5, is going to have a slightly different schedule than years past. Organizer Kim Rose wants everyone to be aware that the annual parade and the annual car show are switching days. This year the parade will … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 2:24 a.m. Monday, July 17, North CR 100E, east of East CR 250N, Warsaw. Driver: Ryan N. Dye, 32, North Runkle Drive, Warsaw. Dye advised that he was heading east on CR 250N when he dropped … Read More

Former ISP District Commander Is Fifth Candidate For Sheriff’s Position

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — Louis W. (Bill) Brown, Pierceton, has announced he has filed to seek the nomination for Kosciusko County Sheriff June 21. “With the recent events that have occurred with the sheriff’s department it is time to bring in new proven leadership, integrity and professionalism to the … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following accidents: 5:18 p.m. Friday, June 2, East Center Street and North Hickory Street, Warsaw. Drivers: Edwin L. Biesemeyer, 92, North Columbia Street, Silver Lake, and Sarah M. Everett, 24, Orchard Drive, Warsaw. Biesemeyer pulled into the path of … Read More

Whitko Schools Named Pierceton Business Of The Month

PIERCETON — The Pierceton Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce Whitko Community Schools as their recipient for May’s Business of the Month! “Big enough to deliver, small enough to care” has long been the motto of the school spanning two counties, but the message is becoming increasingly … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 6:04 a.m. Tuesday, April 4, East Harper Road and East CR 700N, Leesburg. Driver: Taylor L. Patton, 30, East Pickwick Drive, Syracuse. Patton advised she did not realize the road had a curve until she was … Read More

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Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 3:44 p.m. Saturday, April 1, East CR 500N, east of North CR 750E, North Webster. Driver: Shawn L. Jefferson, 39, South CR 500E, Pierceton. Jefferson stated that a dog was riding in the cab of the … Read More

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Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accident: 11:45 a.m. Thursday, March 30, East US 30 and South SR 13, Pierceton. Drivers: Mark D. Schimnoski, 52, Fogarty Street, Michigan City, and Sean Bongard, 27, Maple Street, Evansville, Wis. Schimnoski rear-ended Bongard’s vehicle. Damages up … Read More

Mark B. Anderson

Mark B. Anderson, 82, Pierceton, passed away at 10:47 a.m. Wednesday, March 29, 2017 in his residence. On Sept. 19, 1934, he was born in Tabor City, N.C. to Jessie Clifton and Edna (Rich) Anderson. Mark was united in marriage to Carol Ann Hutchinson on Dec. 12, 1964 who … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Syracuse Officers with the Syracuse Police Department investigated the following accidents: 6:05 p.m. Thursday, March 23, South Huntington Street, south of East Baltimore Street, Syracuse. Drivers: Grace M. Trafan, 18, North Hickory Street, North Webster, and Tiffany N. Slocum, 35, EMS D18 Lane, Syracuse. Trafan rear-ends Slocum’s vehicle … Read More

Rev. Kenneth Alva Burris Jr.

Rev. Kenneth Alva Burris, Jr., Pierceton, went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 in Homewood, Ill. at the age of 84. He was born March 28, 1932 in Peoria, Ill., to Kenneth Alva Burris and Audreyanna (Price) Burris. On Aug. … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following accidents: 5:47 a.m. Monday, March 13, North CR 100E and Eat CR 250N, Warsaw. Drivers: Charles P. Knipstein, 56, County Road 35, Auburn, and Richelle R. Vandiver, 37, East Sunset Drive, Syracuse. Knipstein lost control of his vehicle … Read More