2022-09-26 E-Edition


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– Nancy Kline of Middlebury, above, bids on one of the themed baskets in the silent auction at Thursday night’s Farm Place fundraiser dinner in the LaGrange County 4-H community building. At right, Gwendolyn and Oliver Burgi sell cards for a cooler raffle to raise funds for the construction of a barn to house companion animals and offices to serve […]

Parkview hospitals receive repeated Magnet recognition

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For a second time, nine Parkview Health hospitals have attained Magnet recognition, the nation’s top honor for professional nursing practice. The American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program distinguishes healthcare organizations that meet rigorous standards for nursing excellence. According to the ANCC, only 9.4% of hospitals in the United States have earned the elite Magnet status. All nine of […]

Kuyasa Kids to perform at church

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The Kuyasa Kids, Horizon International’s acclaimed ambassador choir from Kayamandi Township, Western Cape Province, South Africa, will be singing in concert at LaGrange First Church of God, 777 N. Detroit St., LaGrange, on Sunday, Oct. 2 at 7 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public. The choir is coming to LaGrange as part of its Creating Hope […]

Weather Watch

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The National Weather is predicting cool temps. Tuesday will be a high near 56.

Progress can be balanced with respect for nature

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– One World

During last Monday’s town council meeting, town Manager Mark Eagleson announced that around 33 trees would be removed as part of the process of expanding and updating Hawpatch Road. Council member Diane Cameron spoke up, and asked why so many trees must be destroyed. Those trees could live for hundreds of years, with a significantly longer life expectancy than the […]

The Ark Animal Rescue and Adoption

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Four legs, a lick, and a wag

My new friend Tucker sent this to me. Tucker is The Farm’s dog. He is a special guy; a rescue. (Those are the best kind!) Tucker has become the special dog for The Farm. Sort of like I feel I am the special dog for Ark. Tucker really wanted me to share this with all my readers. I am thinking […]

Victor Hooley

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Victor E. Hooley, 69, of Shipshewana, formerly of Middlebury, died at 8:38 p.m., on Wednesday, September 21 at Elkhart General Hospital.The family will hold services at a later date. Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury, is handling the arrangements.

Ervin Raber

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Ervin Raber, born October 30, 1949, age 72, of Shipshewana, died at 8:46 a.m. on Saturday, September 24, 2022. Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Ida Bontrager

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Ida Bontrager, born July 23, 1927, age 95, of Goshen, died at 6:25 p.m., on Saturday, September 24, 2022. Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury, is assisting the family with arrangements.