Friday, October 24, 2014

 (Left to right) Joseph Kenawell, Kesha Jastrzembski and Matthew Milton were arrested on methamphetamine-related charges at an Elkhart motel.

Elkhart police were called to Travelodge for a report of a suspicious person in its parking lot Tuesday night, Oct. 21. Meth labs were found in the hotel’s parking lot and in one of its rooms.

Emily Pfund

Posted on Oct. 23, 2014 at 3:36 p.m.
 Firefighters direct water toward a corner of a smoldering garage while battling a house fire Friday, Oct. 23 in Elkhart.

The fire was reported around 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 24. So far, no injuries have been reported. 

Sarah Duis

Posted 2 hours ago
 Experts around Elkhart County say abuse of prescription drugs is a growing problem. (Photo Supplied)

A petition for Dr. William P. Hedrick’s suspension filed Monday alleges that he falsified medical records and prescriptions and engaged in dangerous prescribing practices.

Danielle Waldron

Posted on Oct. 23, 2014 at 8:50 p.m.
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 Concord High School head coach Kelly Hale encourages her team as they play a five-set thriller against Elkhart Memorial on Sept. 11, 2014. Concord advanced to the Class 4A Concord Sectional volleyball semifinals on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014.
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Concord, coached by Kelly Hale, plays Warsaw Saturday, Oct 25, in the semifinals of the Class 4A Concord Sectional.

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Here’s what you missed on the Truth Radio 1340 Early Edition Friday, Oct. 24.

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The victim told police that he was punched and robbed by five masked men in their 20s.

 Notre Dame's Jarron Jones, center, celebrates a touch down with teammate Devin Butler, right, during action at Notre Dame Stadium Saturday, August 30, 2014. The Irish defeated the Owls 48-17 in the season opener. Jaylon Smith is seen at left.
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The defensive line has set the tone for the rest of the unit, while two dynamic linebackers lead from the middle.

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By 2016, Hoosiers will be able to access online versions of Indiana birth certificates, death certificates and marriage records — some dating as far back as the early 1900s.

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In 2015 drivers of scooters with engines of 50cc or less will need to pass BMV tests and buy license plates. Drivers of scooters with larger engines will have to follow motorcycle requirements.

 A grand opening ceremony for the new Ox Bow Tower will take place at 1 p.m. Nov. 1. The public is invited to attend.
Posted at 8:32 a.m.

The public is invited to attend a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly rebuilt Ox Bow Tower. The original structure was destroyed by arson in 2010.


 Drawing over 2,000 participants, the mid-size Indianapolis Marathon and Half Marathon affords beautiful autumn views during the its loop through Fort Harrison State Park.
Posted at 8:30 a.m.

Ditching her lesson plans and report cards, community blogger and school teacher Esther Swartzentruber shares her experience running the 19th Annual Indianapolis Marathon and Half Marathon.

 Dean (left) and Jane DeVoe performed for the Purdue Musical Organizations until their graduation in 1972. They chose other careers, but their love of music never diminished. Their work with the local alumni club has led to annual performances by Varsity Glee Club in Elkhart.
Posted at 7:44 a.m.

Purdue University offers no major in music, but a local couple says lessons learned by members of the talented choral groups prepare them for a lifetime of success. Watch one of the groups perform Sunday, Oct. 26.

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