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Area Police Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incidents: 9 p.m. Saturday, May 2, 3100 block East Wooster Road, Pierceton. Angela M. Music reported an animal bite. 9:56 a.m. Saturday, May 2, 10800 block North Syracuse-Webster Road, Syracuse. Kenneth D. Johnston reported the theft of … Read More

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National Tourism Week May 4-8

By MARY KITTRELL Executive Director, Kosciusko County Convention And Visitors Bureau Tourism is big business in Indiana and the Indiana’s Kosciusko County Convention and Visitors Bureau is joining with hundreds of cities, states and travel-related businesses nationwide to recognize the power of the tourism industry with National Travel & … Read More

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Evalee Hale

Evalee Hale, 65, of Pierceton, passed away at 1:47 p.m. Wednesday, April 29, at Kosciusko Community Hospital, Warsaw. She was born July 23, 1949, in Salyersville, Ky., to James and Arizona (Howard) Mullins. She has been a resident of the Pierceton  and Larwill area since the mid 1960’s … Read More

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Citizens Bank Leads Financing for Paragon Medical

Citizens Bank announced last week that it has arranged new financing for Pierceton-based Paragon Medical, a precision contract manufacturer supporting the global orthopedic medical device industry and a portfolio company of Beecken Petty O’Keefe and Company, a Chicago-based private equity firm focused exclusively on healthcare. Paragon Medical used … Read More

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Art In Action: Lila’s Legacy

By DARLA MCCAMMON Lakeland Art Association Our vivacious Lila O’Connell will be having a 90th birthday party. I have known O’Connell for a number of a years and her enthusiasm and dedication to promoting art has never waned. O’Connell was born July 30, 1925. She has watched her … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 11:01 p.m. Thursday, April 23, Packerton Road, south of CR 800S, Claypool. Driver: Michael L. Conliff, 38, West Third Street, North Manchester. Hit racoon. Damage up to $1,000. 5:45 p.m. Thursday, April 23, East US 30 … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incidents: 1:16 a.m. Friday, April 24, 100 block EMS R3E Lane, Pierceton. Chanelle N. Stults reported a fight in progress. 8:45 p.m. Thursday, April 23, 100 block EMS D18C Lane, Syracuse. Shirley J. Lindsey reported the theft … Read More

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Weekend Entertainment Listing

Here is the entertainment listing for this weekend. To have an event added to the list, please email john.faulkner@inkfreenews.com with the what, when, where and cost. Warsaw Wagon Wheel Theatre The Stories of Scheherazade – 2 p.m. Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26. General admission costs $12. … 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: Midwest America Federal Credit Union v. Gregory S. Brettnacher, Lafayette, $5,271.94 Charles F. Hartman v. Patricia Enfield, Fort Wayne, $169 … Read More

Sue Ellen Studebaker

Sue Ellen Studebaker

Sue Ellen Studebaker, 65, of Pierceton, passed away at 12:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 22, 2015, in her residence. On July 14, 1949, she was born in Wolf Lake, to Glen and Willadene (Heil) Holycross. She was united in marriage to Roger Studebaker on Aug. 10, 1969, in Larwill, … Read More

Pierceton Alumni

Pierceton Alumni Hope To Build Memorial Tribute -NOT DONE

Becky Gebert Gregory is a woman on a mission. The 1964 graduate of Pierceton High School and current president of the PHS Alumni Association is intent on raising over $30,000 to construct a memorial tribute to the recently demolished 1923 high school on the campus of the new … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incidents: 3:09 p.m. Monday, April 20, 3800 block East CR 100S, Pierceton. Darrell W. Shull reported fraud using his Social Security number. 12:57 a.m. Monday, April 20, 9300 block East Crooked Mile Road, Cromwell. Michael J. Moore … Read More

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Art In Action: Sean Gordon Murphy

By DARLA MCCAMMON Lakeland Art Association Sean Gordon Murphy is a comic book artist and novelist. Murphy was born in New Hampshire in 1980 in the town of Nashua. Even in grade school he showed an interest and talent in drawing comic book characters. He served an apprenticeship … Read More

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Pierceton Elementary Hosts Science Central Family Fun Night

Pierceton Elementary recently held a Science Central Family Fun Night in the school gym. Many families enjoyed dressing, working and eating like an astronaut. Students created paper rockets to launch, edible moon phases and solar systems. … Read More

Willodean ‘Kit’ Langohr

Willodean ‘Kit’ Langohr, 87, of Pierceton, passed away at 6:28 p.m. Friday, April 17, 2015, at her home. Born on Aug. 3, 1927, in Kosciusko County, she was the daughter of Darrell F. and Ruthie M. (Madison) Menzie. She graduated from Warsaw High School with the class of … Read More