Monday, September 15, 2014

 Police tape blocks off Seqouia Drive at Mallard Court as the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department investigates a fatal shooting on Falcon Court.

The 18-year-old killed last week was taking part in a drug robbery with several accomplices, according to court documents.

Updated at 3:25 p.m.
 Nayo Ulloa and his wife, Heather Bridger-Ulloa pose for a photograph Goshen home Monday, September 8, 2014. The couple has been working to form a Latin American culture and language center, and have been giving Spanish classes to the community.

After several months of working to start a Latin American culture and language center, a Goshen couple found volunteers that will begin teaching ESL classes starting mid-September.

Posted at 4:45 p.m.
 Construction of the new Ox Bow Tower continues as of Monday Sept. 15, 2014.

Construction is continuing after the original structure was destroyed by an arsonist. 

Posted at 5:56 p.m.
 Satchel Piece competes in the region portion of the Drive, Chip and Putt contest hosted by the PGA, USGA and The Masters at Crooked Stick Golf Club in Carmel. The final is scheduled for April 5, 2015, on the historic 18th green at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga.
Posted at 5:22 p.m.

Pierce, a member at Christiana Creek Country Club in Elkhart, made it through three stages in order to participate in Augusta in the Boys 10-11 age division. 

 San Diego Padres starting pitcher Eric Stults throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Phoenix.
Posted at 5:16 p.m.

Eric Stults has a 7-16 with a 4.49 earned-run average, but his manager on the San Diego Padres acknowledged that run support has been a problem.

 In this file photo, the Goshen Board of Public Works and Safety and Stormwater reviews opens bids for a utility and street project at Dickerson Landing. From left is Michael Landis, mayor Allan Kauffman and Rudy Stegelmann.
Posted at 5:09 p.m.

The Goshen Board of Works will discuss building a new railroad crossing at College Avenue and Jefferson Street. 

 Truth Radio 1340 will launch on Monday, May 5, 2014.
Posted at 4:42 p.m.

The Monday, Sept. 15, broadcast included a visit from U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly and what’s coming up in the city of Elkhart.

Posted at 4:36 p.m.

Meetings will span three sessions. 

Posted at 4:27 p.m.

Per the request of a Baugo Township resident, the Elkhart County Commission might revisit allowing golf carts on some county roads.

 Wakarusa Elementary kindergarten student Nerick Sanchez-Hernandez holds a flag as he and other students assemble for the school's National Anthem Day activities Monday, Sept. 15, 2014.
Posted at 4:10 p.m.

Here’s some photos and video from Wakarusa Elementary’s annual celebration of The Star Spangled Banner and local veterans. 

 The Elkhart County Council will decide the 2015 budget.
Posted at 4:03 p.m.

Over the next few days, Elkhart County departments will present their budgets to county officials. If you want to attend the hearings, here’s what you need to know.

 Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson
Posted at 3:30 p.m.

The Elkhart Truth’s Rachel Terlep ranks the top 5 Fighting Irish players — and three honorable mentions — every week.

 U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski, Republican.
Posted at 1:58 p.m.

In a presentation in Lafayette, she said a ’robust pipeline of skilled workers’ is needed to maintain a strong economy.

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