Friday, January 30, 2015


A 37-year-old man was taken to EGH after a shooting at Washington Gardens, a month after a 16-year-old boy was shot and killed in the same block.

Krystal Vivian

Posted at 9:15 p.m.
Tim Showalter Strand of Oaks

Start your Friday off with these five top stories from around Elkhart County.

Krystal Vivian

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Riley, Jewell Dee

Jewell Riley, 72, pleaded guilty to one count of child molesting, a Class C felony.

Sharon Hernandez

Posted on Jan. 29, 2015 at 4:26 p.m.
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The state gave Elkhart County $2.7 million last year to demolish blighted homes. So far 49 of 111 properties have been approved by the state, and LaCasa is looking for more.


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Many local leaders have long pushed for economic diversification, and the new U.S. Census Bureau figures underscore the concentration here in manufacturing.

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Elkhart Central’s Randy DeShone coached the Jimmies for 20 years and still has meaningful ties to the current team as he takes the Blue Blazers to Baugo.

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Timothy Showalter, a Goshen High School graduate and the one man behind band Strand of Oaks, has found fame with his recent album and has a full summer of festivals ahead of him. 

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Iannarelli, 33, is facing 13 charges following a voyeurism investigation by the Elkhart Police Department.

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