Ark shelter under new leadership
At a community shelter, things are always changing. But one thing remains the same – it is run by selfless people who love animals. Ark of LaGrange County, 530 E. 300S, is now under the direction of a three-person team following the resignation of former manager Cindy Miller. Damian Bueno, who has been working with Ark for about a year, […]
Heart of Gold sought
The LaGrange County Community Foundation is seeking nominations for its 14th annual Heart of Gold award, an honor given to an individual making a difference in the lives of others through volunteerism. The Heart of Gold award honors LaGrange County citizens who embrace a volunteer spirit and unselfishly give of themselves to serve others. Previous Heart of Gold recipients are […]
Suicide loss group meeting monthly
The Surviving Loss by Suicide support group will hold its first meeting of this year on April 18 at 6:30 p.m. in the LifeBridge Room on the lower level of Parkview LaGrange Hospital, 207 N. Townline Road, LaGrange. Support group leaders Jeff Helmuth, EMS supervisor and paramedic with Parkview LaGrange EMS, and his wife, Tonya, understand how important it can […]
The National Weather Service is calling for temperatures in the 50s this weekend. Friday will be sunny with a brisk west wind. Gusts may reach as high as 20 miles an hour. Saturday’s high will edge toward 60. The evening will be cold and clear, low around 37. A sunny Sunday temperature is forecast at 60 degrees with an overnight […]
BICYCLING SEASON HAS BEGUN–
Elma Chapman of Middlebury enjoyed a chilly trip to Pennsylvania recently, which included a jaunt on this tow path. Learn more in Chapman’s column, “Nature’s Best,” on Page 2.
Joseph R. Bolin, 66, of LaGrange, died Monday, April 3, 2023, at Parkview LaGrange Hospital. He was born on October 12, 1956, in LaGrange, to F. James and Maxine “Mick” (Eagleson) Bolin. Joe worked in various kinds of construction throughout his life. He enjoyed tinkering with things and creating all kinds of useful gadgets. He had a great sense of […]
Stephen (Steve) Kent Blough, 74, of Shipshewana, passed away at 2:27 p.m. on Wednesday, March 29, 2023, at his residence. He was born on March 12, 1949, in Elkhart to Elwyn DeVon and Dorothy Jean (Whalen) Blough. He married Nancy (VanPatten, Clements) on July 4, 1991, in Virginia Beach, Virginia. He is survived by his wife and four sisters, Evon […]
Enos B. Miller, 78, of Shipshewana, passed away at 11:26 a.m. on April 2, 2023, Palm Sunday, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, while surrounded by his family. Enos was a life-long Shipshewana resident. He was born on April 30, 1944, in LaGrange County to Ben and Katie (Glick) Miller. He married Viola Wagler in Montgomery and they celebrated […]
Saloma P. Steury, 84, of South Bend, formerly of Middlebury, passed away at 11:26 p.m. on Monday, April 3, 2023, at her residence, with her husband by her side. Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury, is handling the arrangements.