Wednesday, October 1, 2014

 Elkhart resident Art Decio, right, talks with Elkhart Mayor Dick Moore, left, at the conclusion of a press conference announcing a donation from Decio to fund the theater at the historic Roosevelt Center Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. Both Decio and Moore attended classes in the historic building growing up in Elkhart.

The Roosevelt Center’s gym will be renamed in Art Decio’s honor after philanthropist donated money to fund a free movie night program.

Posted on Sept. 30, 2014 at 11:51 a.m.
 Jamie Weldon, 37, of Elkhart was arrested Tuesday, Sept. 29 after police say they caught her manufacturing methamphetamine in a home on C.R. 4.

Sheriff’s deputies say they caught a woman manufacturing methamphetamine in an Elkhart County home.

Posted on Sept. 30, 2014 at 9:20 a.m.
 Jennifer Lamirand cleans up a weather sealed joint on a Skyline travel trailer at the Elkhart RV Open House Week Sept. 15, 2014. A Phoenix-based competitor is trying to acquire the Elkhart company in a hostile takeover bid.

The news comes as the Elkhart-based company negotiates a deal to spin off its recreational vehicle division and sell it to Evergreen RV.

Posted on Sept. 29, 2014 at 6:06 p.m.
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Posted at 10:11 p.m.

The proposed district could create 500 permanent manufacturing and commercial-related jobs in Middlebury.

 A man walks up the stairway leading to the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014.  A patient in the hospital is showing signs of the Ebola virus and is being kept in strict isolation with test results pending, hospital officials said Monday. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
Posted at 5:07 p.m.

Federal health officials have confirmed that a patient being treated at a Dallas hospital has tested positive for Ebola.

 Jeff Petermann was nominated as the Libertarian candidate for the 2nd District U.S. House seat in April then split from the party in late July, suspending his bid. In a statement Monday Sept. 29, 2014, he said he's reviving his campaign, but will change his affiliation to independent if elected.
Posted at 4:59 p.m.

He’s positioning himself as an alternative to U.S. Rep. Walorski, the GOPer seeking a second term, and Democrat Bock.

 In this Jan. 15, 2014, file photo, a Los Angeles police officer wears an on-body camera during a demonstration for media in Los Angeles.
Posted at 4:53 p.m.

The donation is enough for the new body cameras and their accompanying software.

 Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson looks to pass against Syracuse during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. Notre Dame won 31-15.
Posted at 4:38 p.m.

After a four-turnover performance against Syracuse, Everett Golson must re-evaluate before taking on Stanford’s top-ranked pass defense.

 Goshen football players get ready to warm up for a game Aug. 22. Foreman Field will be a place full of happenings Friday, Oct. 3, when the Redskins host Northridge.
Posted at 4:30 p.m.

Those attending the Northridge vs. Goshen football game Friday, Oct. 3, will have the opportunity to donate nonperishable food items to The Window and get flu shots from IU Health Goshen.

 Jimtown's Marquis Schieber tries to grab hold of Concord's quarterback, Jason Grooms, on Friday, Sept. 26, during the second half of the game at Jimtown High School.
Posted on Sept. 30, 2014 at 4:11 p.m.

Concord and Plymouth will meet Friday, Oct. 3, while Marian has a chance to win out and share in an NIC championship.

 Ancilla College has jumped to No. 5 in the nation in men's soccer. The Chargers include three Elkhart County high school grads.
Posted on Sept. 30, 2014 at 3:48 p.m.

Two Elkhart Memorial grads and a Concord grad are part of the soccer team, which catapulted to No. 5 in the nation in the National Junior College Athletic Association Division I poll.


 The Lerner Theatre is at 410 S. Main St. in Elkhart.
Posted on Sept. 30, 2014 at 3:34 p.m.

The Lerner Theatre is hosting a Magic of Motown concert Friday, Oct. 3, which will raise money for the music programs at Elkhart Central High School, Clay High School and Saint Joseph High School. 

Posted on Sept. 30, 2014 at 3:04 p.m.

Wondering what you missed on Truth Radio 1340 Early Edition? Listen here for the latest on The Elkhart Truth’s fall Color Tour, a new bar opening in downtown Elkhart and June’s synthetic marijuana busts.

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