Wednesday, September 24, 2014

 Officers with the Elkhart Police Department investigate the scene of a shooting that occurred at 1311 Delaware Street late Tuesday, Sept. 23 in Elkhart.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Posted at 8:39 p.m.
 Brian Schrock, 22, of Millersburg was arrested Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, after police say he hit and killed a bicyclist while intoxicated and using a cell phone.

An 80-year-old man on his bike was killed after getting hit by an SUV. Police say the driver, a 22-year-old, had been drinking and was using his cell phone. 

Posted at 4:24 p.m.

More test results are expected from the state health department in the coming days.

Posted at 6:53 p.m.
 Cars and semis use the Indiana Toll Road by Cassopolis Street in Elkhart on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012.
Posted at 8:01 p.m.

A court document in the recent bankruptcy filing sheds additional light on toll road operations and the bankruptcy filing.

 Theo Epstein is is president of baseball operations for the Chicago Cubs.
Posted at 7:29 p.m.

Theo Epstein, Jed Hoyer and Jason McLeod will represent the Cubs on Thursday when the new name and colors of the South Bend Silver Hawks is unveiled.

 UCLA men's basketball coach Steve Alford (left) and NorthWood High boys coach Aaron Wolfe pose for a September 2014 photo on the Manchester University campus. Alford returned to Manchester to be honored by the school with which he began his coaching career. Wolfe, who played for Alford there, plans to take a group of assistants and players to UCLA in mid-October to visit with Alford. (Photo Supplied)
Posted at 5:57 p.m.

Bruin coach Steve Alford invited his ex-player, NorthWood coach Aaron Wolfe, to visit, and Wolfe asked if he could bring others.

 Truth Radio 1340 will launch on Monday, May 5, 2014.
Posted at 5:39 p.m.

Here’s what you missed on Truth Radio 1340.

 Concord High's Tyrone Gilbert tries to manuever past Goshen High's Colton Potter Friday, Sept. 19, during the first half of the game.
Posted at 5:12 p.m.

Concord’s seniors have been beaten by the Jimmies for the last three years. This Friday, the Minutemen are hoping to match Jimtown’s intensity and bring home a win.

 In this file photo, MCC volunteer Ryun Lawrence loads a pressure cooker with cans in the Mennonite Central Committee mobile canner. The canner is at the Goshen Depot until January 29.  Volunteers will process turkey meat to be canned and shipped overseas. One of the variances that will be updated in the Board of Zoning Appeals meeting will turn a temporary permit to a permanent one for MCC to continue canning meat at The Depot.
Posted at 4:53 p.m.

The thrift store, which has been in Goshen for two decades, owns a house on Harrison Street that it wants to tear down for extra parking spaces.

 The Lerner Theatre is at 410 S. Main St. in Elkhart.
Posted at 3:31 p.m.

Standard & Poor looked at the city park board’s use of bonds to partially fund renovations made to the Lerner Theatre.

 There are more ads and more barbs in the U.S. House race between Rep. Jackie Walorski and challenger Joe Bock. This is a screen shot from Bock's latest ad, which alludes to Walorski's role in the federal government shutdown last year. Walorski and other House GOPers pushed to defund or pare back Obamacare as part of a continuing spending resolution and Democrats rebuffed the moves, leading to the Oct. 1-16 shutdown.
Posted at 3:24 p.m.

Walorski criticizes apparent tax hikes Bock backed as a Missouri lawmaker, Bock blasts Walorski’s role in shutdown.

 Cyclist John Yoder of Goshen signals before turning on an Elkhart street.
Posted at 3:19 p.m.

When cyclists encounter objects blocking bike lanes, both they and the drivers around them could be in danger. Community blogger John D. Yoder shares his thoughts on what cyclists should do when they find their bike paths blocked.

 Before the 2014 Notre Dame football season officially began, four players were suspended from the team, pending an academic probe. From top to bottom, left to right: DaVaris Daniels, Kendall Moore, Ishaq Williams and KeiVarae Russell.
Posted at 12:57 p.m.

The end of Notre Dame’s ongoing academic probe is in sight and the five players involved will likely know their fate just before Stanford arrives at Notre Dame Stadium.

 Chicago Bears defensive back Ahmad Dixon (36) celebrates his fumble recovery against the New York Jets in the first quarter of an NFL football game, Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Posted on Sept. 23, 2014 at 12:41 a.m.
 Chicago Bears defensive back Ahmad Dixon (36) celebrates his fumble recovery against the New York Jets in the first quarter of an NFL football game, Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Updated on Sept. 22, 2014 at 9:16 p.m.
Back to top ^