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Pierceton Citizen Of The Year Helps To Mold Future Minds

PIERCETON — Although moving to Pierceton was not originally a part of her plan, Connie Anderson moved to the small town when she got married 34 years ago and has since become a highly respected member of the community.

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Elizabeth E. ‘Betty’ Cone

Elizabeth E. “Betty” Cone, 96, Pierceton, passed away at 10 a.m. Dec. 5, 2016 in Miller’s Merry Manor at Oak Pointe, Columbia City. On March 22, 1920, she was born in Nappanee, to Frank and Veva (Goshorn) Hamsher.  She was united in marriage to Charles Cone on Dec. … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following accidents: 10:24 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, Commerce Drive, Warsaw. Driver: Diana L. Albert, 67, East CR 250S, Pierceton. Albert hit a parked vehicle in a parking lot. Damage up to $5,000. 3:04 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, East Center … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 4:27 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, East CR 400N and North CR 850E, Pierceton. Driver: Michaela M. Beck, 24, North CR 650E, Warsaw. Vehicle struck deer. Damage up to $5,000. 7:42 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, South SR 19, … Read More

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Area Accidents Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 8:04 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 26, East CR 400S, north of South CR 500E, Pierceton. Driver: Ashley R. Baker, 24, South CR 400E, Warsaw. Driver struck a deer with her vehicle. Damage up to $1,000. 12:55 p.m. … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 4:47 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23, East CR 1000N, west of North Koher Road East, Cromwell. Driver: Christopher R. Doty, 24, South Main Street, North Webster. Doty lost control of his vehicle and struck a tree. Damage … Read More

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Hilda S. Earnhart

Hilda S. Earnhart, 98, Syracuse and formerly of Pierceton, passed away at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016 at Miller’s Merry Manor in Syracuse. She was born Aug. 22, 1918 in Wilmot to John William and Sadie C. (Beezley) Scott. She grew up in Noble County, attended Washington … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accident: 3:36 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, East SR 14 and South SR 13, Pierceton. Driver: Sarah G. England, 60, East CR 700S, Claypool. A tree branch fell on England’s vehicle, shattering the windshield. Damages up to $2,500. … Read More

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Pierceton Celebrates 150th Anniversary, Buries Time Capsule

  PIERCETON — The town of Pierceton celebrated their 150th anniversary this weekend with a town-wide celebration. The weekend included entertainment, history and fun for the whole community. The festivities concluded on Sunday with the burying of a time capsule. The time capsule, to be opened in 2066, contained … Read More

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Sophia Haley Long, 6, Pierceton, passed away at 10:02 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne.  Born June 1, 2010, in Fort Wayne, she was the daughter of Christopher Leon Long and Molly Kirsten (Long) Long. Sophia grew up on her family’s farm … Read More

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Ribbon Cut For Homespun House, Pierceton

PIERCETON — The Kosciusko Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting and grand opening for Homespun House, Pierceton, Tuesday, Aug. 16. Homespun House is located at 112 S. First Street, downtown Pierceton, and offers a unique gift shop with country, primitive, vintage and artisan gifts. Book and puzzle exchanges are … Read More

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Cecil H. Paulus — UPDATED

Cecil H. Paulus, 86, Leesburg, passed away at 8:50 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016 at his home. He was born on April 25, 1930 in Pierceton, to Cecil H. and Rachel Ann (Friend) Paulus. He grew up in Columbia City and graduated in 1948 from Columbia City … Read More