Jim Hocking’s Passion Leads To His Life’s Work

WARSAW — Although Jim Hocking considers Warsaw home, you’d be hard pressed to find him there watching the grass grow. Hocking and his wife, Faye, bought their home 20 years ago. Although each of their four children attended Warsaw Community High School at some point in time, most of … Read More

Sixth Annual Block Of Love Goes On Despite Rain

WINONA LAKE — The sixth annual Block of Love event went on as scheduled despite Mother Nature’s insistence of bringing more rain to the area. As soon as the rain stopped and the sky cleared, people started heading to Canal Street to check out the fun. The event … Read More

High School Junior To Raise Awareness For Charity

WARSAW — Water For Good is a charity built around the purpose of helping those without easy access to clean water. The charity builds wells and offers training so those wells can be maintained by the people whom they’re built to help. This charity already has major support … Read More

Jay Hocking

Warsaw Native Finds His Place In Serving Others

WARSAW — At the age of 36, Warsaw native Jay Hocking has already lived a full life all over the world. Based in an office in Portland, Ore., Hocking shared favorite memories of Winona Lake and Warsaw, the town his family calls “home base” even after living in … Read More

584 Vehicles Provide Clean Water For 1,435 People

WARSAW — Thanks to the those who visited Clean Water Car Wash Wednesday, Jan. 27, approximately 1,435 people will be able to access clean, reliable drinking water.[weaver_sc id=”surveybegin”] Though many wouldn’t just give away their opening day sales, CEO Brian Catron wanted to use the event to give … Read More

Clean Cars In Warsaw Provide Clean Water In Africa

WARSAW — With old man winter currently quiet in Kosciusko County, drivers throughout the community are taking advantage of the snow free roads and weather to clean long overdue cars. Those looking to travel to the car wash can couple their desire for a clean car with the ability to provide clean drinking water to those in need.

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New Car Wash Cleans Dirty Cars For Clean Water Wednesday

By JAY HOCKING, Water For Good Director of Communications With their grand opening rapidly approaching, Clearwater Car Wash CEO Brian Catron is preparing to make a global splash by donating 100 percent of their opening-day sales to Water for Good, a Warsaw-based not-for-profit dedicated to solving the water … Read More

MudLOVE Combines Bikes And Brews For Good Cause

INDIANAPOLIS — Combining a love for communion, cycling, craft beers and helping those in need, MudLOVE is currently making plans for an exciting fundraiser in Indianapolis this weekend. The event, titled “Tour De Brew,” will invite cyclists of all skill levels to partake on an organized ride throughout … Read More

Five-Gallon Challenge Held Today In Warsaw

By KEITH SAMPSON PayProTec Business Development Vice President WARSAW — Rarely do you get to combine a greater purpose into something you enjoy doing, but at CrossFit Haymaker, that is exactly what we get to do. The event will occur today on Market Street in Warsaw. Water for Good … Read More

Continuing The Race For A Friend

After his good friend, Jeremy Blackburn, passed away from cancer in February, Doug Koontz felt it was important to carry on the legacy he started. Blackburn was founder and the first director of the Run for Others, a race supporting Water for Good, a nonprofit organization dedicated to … Read More

First-Hand C.A.R. Violence Report To Be Shared

Farel Ndango, Water for Good director in the war-torn country of Central African Republic, will give a first-hand eyewitness report on his country’s situation at 6 p.m. Sunday, June 22, in the worship center of Winona Lake Grace Brethren Church, 1200 Kings Highway, Winona Lake. The program is … Read More