Officers from the Hamlet Police Department made two arrests this morning after reportedly finding a meth lab inside a vehicle in the public library parking lot.
Graveside services for Terry Lee Mosher, 62, of South Bend, formerly of North Judson, are Friday, Sept. 4 at 11 a.m. CDT at Rond Lake Cemetery in Knox. O’Donnell Funeral Home in North Judson is in charge of arrangements.
Funeral services for Russell V. Overmyer, 100, of Culver, are Friday, Sept. 4 at 11 a.m. EDT at Odom Funeral Home in Culver, with visitation there from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.
Funeral services for Lenard Peters, 72, of Knox, are Thursday, Sept. 3 at 12 p.m. CDT at Boersma Funeral Home in Wheatfield, with visitation there from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Memorial contributions may be given to the family.
Starke County is now working to find a permanent replacement for Coroner Adam Gray.
Farmers are planning to increase their plantings next year, even though prices are still low. That’s according to a survey done by Farm Futures magazine.
It’s September, and that means it’s Preparedness Month in Indiana and throughout the country.
35.5 million Americans are expected to travel at least 50 miles over the Labor Day weekend.
Greeting to all and welcome new friends to the EastWing. Do you know why all good stories start out “Once upon a time”? I don’t know either, they just do. Sometimes things in life seem to have been there forever. Even the first book of the Bible, Genesis, starts “In the beginning”. Now that’s […]
The Starke County Sheriff’s Department arrested a known sex offender after he allegedly failed to notify the registry that he had moved to a new residence.
The Knox Planning Commission will conduct a hearing this evening on a zoning request for a parcel of property in the Knox Industrial Park. Traffic Control Specialists wants to build a new facility on 16 acres of land at the corner of 250 East and 50 South/Pacific Avenue. The land is currently zoned residential and […]
The Starke County Election Board has finalized the ballots for November’s General Election. During their Monday morning meeting, the names slated to appear on the ballots were reviewed for Knox, North Judson, and Hamlet. Correct spelling was the primary concern, but the way in which the names appeared was also a concern for the board.
Governor Mike Pence has made a formal request for some counties in Indiana to receive FEMA public assistance grants.
U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski is taking a look at local schools in her district, to see what steps they are taking to increase graduation. One of her stops Monday was at North Judson-San Pierre High School.
Congresswoman Jackie Walorski paid a visit to Winamac Community High School on Monday to check out the school’s new Warrior Academy. Students under the supervision of teacher Karen Butler spend part of the day doing credit recovery. It allows the 16 students in the program to take courses they struggled with in a traditional classroom […]
The Marshall County Blueberry Festival’s this weekend, and with it comes one of the most anticipated fireworks displays in the area.
Funeral arrangements for John Schweimin, 86, of Winamac, are pending at Frain Mortuary in Winamac.
A memorial service for Shirley Mae Bowen, 95, of Glendale, Ariz., formerly of Winamac, will take place Saturday, Sept. 5 at 10:30 a.m. EDT at Bethel Bible Church in Winamac. Memorials may be given to Bethel Bible Church Missions Funds. Frain Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
Funeral services for Gerald C. Bechtold, 74, of Torrington, Wy., formerly of Knox, will take place at a later date. Braman & Son Memorial Chapel in Knox is in charge of arrangements. Memorials may be given to Shriners or to Prairie Home Hospice.
Funeral services for Randall “Keith” Hardesty, 66, of Winamac, formerly of Valparaiso, are Thursday, Sept. 3 at 6 p.m. CDT at Moeller Funeral Home in Valparaiso, with visitation there from 3 p.m. until the time of the service.