Free Community Dinner Held In Pierceton Thursday

The committee for the “Free Community Dinner” in Pierceton wants to invite all Pierceton and surrounding area to the picnic supper from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 9, in the Catholic Hall on Catholic Street in Pierceton. Hamburgers, hotdogs, sausage burgers, baked beans, chips, applesauce and … Read More

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Animal Welfare League Adopts A New Home

It isn’t just the sounds of barks and meows pouring forth from the Animal Welfare League of Kosciusko County. An exciting announcement about the future of the shelter is resounding from its walls. The shelter, which is located just outside of Warsaw at 3489 E. CR 100S, is … Read More

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Twelve-Year-Old Suffers Fracture In ATV Accident

By INDIANA CONSERVATION OFFICER JERRY HOERDT District 1 Indiana Conservation Officers investigated an ATV accident which occurred today just south of North Webster at approximately 4:30 p.m. Jacqualynn R. Long, 12, of North Webster was riding an ATV on private property next to her residence on a wooded … Read More

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Fourth Of July Fireworks, Events

The following is a list of Fourth of July weekend fireworks displays and special events. AKRON Thursday, July 2, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Akron Carnegie Public Library book sale Friday, July 3, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Akron Carnegie Public Library book sale Friday, July 3, 5 … Read More

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Kosciusko County Court News

Kosciusko County Court Judgments Kosciusko County Court New Filings Small Claims The following small claim has been awarded in Kosciusko Superior Court III, Judge Joe V. Sutton presiding: Eastgate Apartments v. Aaron Amiotte, Chesterton, $139 Julie Larson v. Darrell and Rebecca Bradtke, Jemison, Ala., $3,115 Kosciusko Community Hospital … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 2:41 p.m. Monday, June 29, East CR 750N and North CR 300E, Leesburg. Driver: John G. Fisher, 72, North Kalorama Road, Leesburg. Hit Deer. Damage up to $10,000. 6:55 a.m. Monday, June 29, North SR 15 … Read More

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L. Maxine Cole

L. Maxine Cole, 95 of Lake Placid, Fla, and formally Pierceton, went to meet her Savior at 5:26 p.m. June 26, 2015, in the Good Shepherd Home, Sebring, Fla.. She was born in June 27, 1919, in Bourbon, to Hubert Ray (1889-1960) and Lillie Viola (Lutes)(1896-1981) Fawley. On … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 5:24 p.m. Friday, June 26, North CR 650E, north of East CR 200N, Pierceton. Driver: Roger E. Middleton, 83, Dot Street, Warsaw. Police arrived at the scene to see Middleton’s vehicle on its top in the … Read More

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Kosciusko County Court News

Kosciusko County Court Filings Kosciusko County Court Judgments Small Claims The following small claim has been awarded in Kosciusko Superior Court III, Judge Joe V. Sutton presiding: Nephrology Associates v. Garold Baldridge, Claypool, $662.88 Kosciusko Community Hospital v. Kristi Bodley, Winona Lake, $3,845.72 Darrell E. Carr, Warsaw, $14,671.29 … Read More

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Uncle, Nephew Arrested On Burglary Charges

Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department detectives stated that they have arrested a Warsaw uncle and nephew who allegedly were responsible for several burglaries in the Palestine and Pierceton areas of Kosciusko County. After receiving numerous burglary reports in the last month, sheriff’s deputies had coordinated their patrols at specific … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incidents: 11:17 p.m. Sunday, June 21, 2900 block South Packerton Road and East CR 300S, Warsaw. Police were called to an unknown accident at Packerton Road and CR 300S. The driver, Daniel Richard Fleshood, 44, North Buckeye … Read More

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Unsafe Speed Caused Wooster Road Accident

Unsafe speed was the contributing circumstance in a one-vehicle accident Tuesday on East Wooster Road, west of South CR 500E, Pierceton. The 17-year-old driver, who has never had a valid driver’s license, was taken to a Fort Wayne hospital with an internal shoulder/upper arm injury. The accident occurred … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accident: 11:49 a.m. Tuesday, June 23, East Wooster Road, west of South CR 500E, Pierceton. Driver: Craig S. Cassel, 17, East Wooster Road, Pierceton. Cassell suffered a shoulder/upper arm injury and was transported to a hospital. Cassell … Read More

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BREAKING: Personal Injury Accident On Wooster Road

Deputies with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department, Pierceton Fire Department and Mutli-Township EMS are en route to a personal injury accident at 4661 E. Wooster Road, east of CR 325E. According to a KCSD deputy at the scene, only one vehicle with a single occupant was involved. The … Read More

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Local Church Hosts ‘Faith And Freedom Sunday’

First Baptist Church of Pierceton invites the public to a special “Faith and Freedom Sunday” featuring the McCloskey Family on July 5. A special patriotic service will be held at 10:15 a.m. with a cook-out and carry-in dinner following. At 1 p.m. there will be a full music … Read More

Allen David “Buster” Zehner

Allen David ‘Buster’ Zehner

Allen David “Buster” Zehner, 65, Pierceton, passed away at 9:05 a.m. Friday, June 19, 2015, in North Webster. He was born on Sept. 2, 1949, in Warsaw to Hubert Allen and Olga Lillian “Lill” Winkelman Zehner. He graduated in 1968 from Warsaw High School and was a United … Read More