Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 4:34 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, South SR 15, north of West Union Street, Warsaw. Driver: Michael J. Knoop, 21, West CR 1300N, Silver Lake. Driver drove through a fence and into a field. Damage up to … Read More

M. Lynn Atwood

M. Lynn Atwood, 70, Syracuse, passed away at 2:44 a.m. Feb. 13, 2017 at the Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. She was born Sept. 4, 1946 in Indianapolis to Richard K. and Beverly (Morse) Weisenfluh. She graduated in 1965 from Arlington High School in Indianapolis … Read More

Miriam E. ‘Pat’ Benson

Miriam E. “Pat” Benson, 85, Syracuse, passed away at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017 at Miller’s Merry Manor in Syracuse. She was born on March 2, 1931 in Milford to James R. & Pauline O. (Ringler) Losee. She was a lifetime Syracuse area resident and attended Syracuse … Read More

Area Accident Reports

Syracuse Officers with the Syracuse Police Department investigated the following accidents: 12:42 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, West Boston Street, Syracuse. Driver: Walter L. Morris, 52, West Boston Street, Syracuse. Morris struck a parked vehicle. Damage up to $1,000. 4:38 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, North Main Street, south of … Read More

Rogers Electro-Matics Adopts Little Lambs Day Care Ministry

SYRACUSE—Little Lambs Day Care Ministry, located in Syracuse Calvary United Methodist Church, has been adopted by Rogers Electro-Matics Inc. for the 2017 year.

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Turkey Creek Fire Department Depends On Full And Volunteer Firefighters

SYRACUSE—For years it was the Syracuse Fire Department, operating with two separate budgets; one from the town and one with the township. Even the tax rate for those they served were different. There were three full-time firefighters and more than 25 volunteers responding to calls. In 2009, the department became Turkey Creek Fire Department, operating under one budget and governed by a fire territory board comprising of representatives from the town and township.

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Syracuse Man Charged With Residential Entry After Entering Home Through Bedroom Window

SYRACUSE — A Syracuse man has been arrested after entering a home through a bedroom window. Michael Darren Miller, 20, 11314 North East Wawasee Drive, Syracuse, was booked in the Kosciusko County Jail on charges of count 1 residential entry, a level 6 felony. According to the affidavit … Read More

He Found The Occupation He Loves And Fulfilled A Dream

SYRACUSE—Never afraid of trying anything, Todd Ramer has tried a lot of occupations, including construction. But it wasn’t until he relocated to Florida more than 13 years ago he found an occupation he loves. Today that occupation, a chef, has led him to fulfill a dream that was talked and joked about as a kid. Owning his own restaurant.

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