Wednesday, April 23, 2014

 Maggie Edel, 10, Mariah Rice, 10, and Jessie Florea, 8, make candy-filled crackers at an Eastwood Elementary School Pay It Forward Club meeting on Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence proclaimed Thursday, April 24, Pay it Forward Day for Indiana. Here's how you can get involved.

Emily Pfund
Posted 43 minutes ago
 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.
 The first Wifflehawk Wiffleball Tournament, presented by ABC57 News and The Fan 95.7 FM, is scheduled for 6 p.m. to midnight Friday, May 30, and 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 31 at the downtown home of the South Bend Silver Hawks.
Posted 10 minutes ago

Are you awesome at wiffleball? Sign up now for the Wifflehawk Wiffleball Tournament and prove it.

 The Dogwood Fine Arts Festival brings family friendly activities to downtown Dowagiac May 9 to 18.
Posted 17 minutes ago

A Pulitzer Prize-winning author will speak during the festival, which will also include a tea party and  cooking demonstrations.

 Tom Dilley, a 1984 Penn High School graduate, was named head football coach at Guerin Catholic High School in Indianapolis on April 21, 2014. Dilley was tight ends coach at Butler University in 2013.
Posted 39 minutes ago

The former Penn football standout was a tight ends coach at Butler University last year, but now he's heading back to high school football.

 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 at 3:44 a.m.

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 on April 22, 2014 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 on April 22, 2014 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 on April 22, 2014 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 on April 22, 2014 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 on April 22, 2014 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 on April 22, 2014 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.

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