Wednesday, April 23, 2014

 Elkhart residents Jim and Joan Strati pose for a portrait in front of a collection of family photos in their home Friday, April 18, 2014. The Strati's are preparing to celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary. They offer to do things together as advice for a good marriage.

A Middlebury runner participates in the Boston Marathon again, a couple celebrates their 75th anniversary together, four friends ask a Goshen High special needs student to prom and two other feel-good stories to put a spring in your step.

J. C. Lee
Posted at 12:15 a.m.
 Sheriff Brad Rogers took a trip to Bunkerville, Nev., over the weekend where a dispute between Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and federal officials is unfolding.

Elkhart County Sheriff Brad Rogers took a trip to Bunkerville, Nev., over the weekend where the conflict between a Nevada Rancher and the feeral government is unfolding. Here is what our readers had to say on social media and our website.

J. C. Lee
Posted at 12:15 a.m.
 Jesse Williams, right, is introduced to his daughter, center, for the first time in this Elkhart Truth file photo published on May 14, 2008. (Truth file photo by Tom Lange)

The family of Staff Sgt. Jesse Williams, who was killed in Afghanistan in December, will be presented with the Purple Heart award this Thursday.

Emily Pfund
Posted on April 22, 2014 at 5:29 p.m.
 Elkhart County Sheriff Brad Rogers travelled to Bunkerville, Nev., over the weekend where a land dispute between rancher Cliven Bundy and the federal government is unfolding. (Photo supplied.)
Posted 1 hour ago

Elkhart County Sheriff visits Nevada where a land conflict between a rancher and the federal government is unfolding, Elkhart County is denied FEMA assistance after a severe winter and three other stories to start your day.

 Elkhart Memorial senior Danielle Coulahan gets a throw at third as Penn junior Andriana Tashijan slides in. Elkhart Memorial hosted Penn High School in a softball game at Charger Field on Thursday, April 10, 2014, in Elkhart.
Posted at 7:28 p.m.

Knights are No. 1, Falcons No. 8 in 3A, Kingsmen No. 10 in 4A. Norhridge and Wawasee received votes.

 Callie Selner, an Elkhart Memorial High School graduate, is in her senior softball season at Saint Mary's College in Notre Dame, Ind.
Posted at 7:28 p.m.

Elkhart Memorial graduate Callie Selner is hitting .306 with three homers and is 9-6 with a 2.85 ERA as a pitcher for the Belles.

 NorthWood High School senior Logan Kauffman (center, front row) signs to continue his academic and golf careers at Hillsdale College, surrounded by (from left, first row) father Joe and mother JoAnna Kauffman; (second row) NorthWood assistant boys golf coach Brady Klotz, NorthWood head boys golf coach Brad Duerksen and NorthWood athletic director Norm Sellers. (Photo Supplied)
Posted at 7:25 p.m.

Logan Kauffman, a captain for the 2014 team, helped the 2013 Brad Duerksen-coached Panthers to a Fairfield Sectional championship.

 Visitors and sales people talk in front of show models at the RV show at the Hall of Fame Saturday, April 27, 2013.
Posted at 7:23 p.m.

Show offers something for all types of RV buyers

 A panoramic image showing the Calendar Garden at DeFries Gardens Tuesday, April 22, 2014.
Posted at 6:47 p.m.

View a gallery of images by Truth photographers taken Tuesday April 22, Earth Day 2014. 

 A large crowd gathered to voice concern to some of the four annexation areas during hearings Monday night, April 21.
Posted at 6:38 p.m.

City council heard plenty from property owners living in four areas targeted for annexation during a public hearing Monday night, April 21. Final decision is set for June 2.

 Police say a woman abducted her 5 year old daughter in Kosciusko County on Sunday, April 13, 2014, and led police on a chase into Michigan.
Posted at 6:32 p.m.

A man was taken to Memorial Hospital in South Bend following the crash.

 Old Mill Brewpub Island City IPA
Posted at 6:04 p.m.

Over half of the brewpub's taps are now dedicated to house-brewed beers, with the hope that all 10 will be Old Mill beers by the end of summer.

 Wrigley Field celebrates 100 years on Wednesday, April 23, 2014. The first game at the baseball park was hosted by the Chicago Chi-Feds (Whales) of the Federal League and the place was known as Weeghman Park.
Posted on April 22, 2014 at 5:28 p.m.

Wrigley Field celebrates the 100 years since its first game on Wednesday, April 23, when the Arizona Diamondbacks visit the Chicago Cubs.

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