Friday, August 22, 2014

Students at Elkhart Central High School were placed on lockdown while police responded to a suicidal subject nearby. The lockdown was lifted around 3:15 p.m.

Posted on Aug. 21, 2014 at 2:57 p.m.
 A U.S. magistrate has agreed with prosecutors' motion to jail James LeDonne until his July 14 trial because of the risk that he'll find new victims or flee the area.

James LeDonne has pleaded for his freedom, saying he misses his children and needs to prepare his defense but a judge denied that appeal. A trial is set for January.

Posted on Aug. 21, 2014 at 1:42 p.m.
 Suzanne Lingl listens for her unborn daughter's heartbeat as her husband, Jameson Lingl, takes pictures with his cell phone.  The Goshen couple chose the birth center in Goshen for the birth of their first daughter.

A recent report says more women in the United States are having babies outside of a hospital. In Elkhart County, Jameson and Suzanne Lingl wanted a birth center birth to deliver their first daughter.

Posted on Aug. 21, 2014 at 1:25 p.m.
 Church Community Services Seed to Feed co-cordinator Katie Jantzen arranges large quantities of vegetables that were made available as part of the CCS’ first Free Farmers Market for area food agencies in July.  (Truth Photo By Jennifer Shephard, File)
Posted 43 minutes ago

A group of Elkhart County leaders hope extra space in the jail kitchen can be used to help provide more fresh, local food for the county.

 Participants in a recent Riding To Remember cruise along C.R. 3 in Elkhart County. This year's charity ride will be Sept. 7.
Posted 43 minutes ago

Elkhart Bike Night will be Friday, Sept. 5, at Central Park. The Riding to Remember charity ride will be held two days later to benefit Jesse’s Warriors.

 Police responded to a report of a submerged vehicle on Thursday night, Aug. 21, neat the Warsaw License Branch.
Posted at 10:17 p.m.

The people inside the vehicle were able to get out on their own.

 Chris Conklin tells the Elkhart County Board of Zoning Appeals about her positive relationship with the feral cats she and her husband give food, water, and occasional outdoor shelter to at their home on Ideal Beach.
Posted at 8:25 p.m.

An Osolo Township couple has successfully appealed a county zoning ruling that advocates say would have had devastating consequences for the local feral cat population.

 This photo released by NBC shows Amy Poehler, left, and Greg Poehler, from the new TV series,
Posted on Aug. 21, 2014 at 5:06 p.m.

The NBC show features Amy Poehler’s brother playing a role of a fish out of water ... in Sweden, of all places.

 Devin Cannady (3) of Marian High School gets by Dimitri Giger (4) of Elkhart Memorial to put up a shot during the 2013 NIC/NLC Holiday Shootout at Bethel College on Friday, Dec. 27, 2013.
Posted on Aug. 21, 2014 at 4:43 p.m.

Standout Knight guard becomes the program’s third D-1 commit in four years, joining Robert Mischler and Demetrius Jackson.

 Kyle Park, Goshen High School's new head coach, talks to Redskins quarterbacks during a practice. Park is the first-year coach at the school where he played and where his brother, Kevin, and father, Brad, also assist.
Posted on Aug. 21, 2014 at 4:38 p.m.

Nate Andrews of the Panthers and Kyle Park of the Redskins look to get programs moving in right direction.

 Eric Kanagy and Mindy Schlegel pose in the editing room of their business, Everblue Media in Goshen.|28615
Posted on Aug. 21, 2014 at 4:24 p.m.

The Good of Goshen campaign has become the “most comprehensive movement for marketing of the city that’s been planned.”

 Truth Radio 1340 will launch on Monday, May 5, 2014.
Posted on Aug. 21, 2014 at 4:14 p.m.

A Goshen pastor, a teacher in Ferguson, Mo., who has an Elkhart connection and more discussed.

 Notre Dame let media check out the new turf on its football field at Notre Dame Stadium on Wednesday, July 30, 2014.
Posted on Aug. 21, 2014 at 3:44 p.m.

The Tailgating Giveaway is open now through Sept. 4. The prize value totals $250. 

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