Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Police and firefighters were called to an Elkhart business Tuesday morning after an employee found what he thought was a bomb.

Posted 2 hours ago
 Sarah Stump and Rosalie Bontrager stand together outside the Elkhart 4-H Fairgrounds

Sarah Stump wants to omit the word 'perfect' from her vocabulary. 

Posted at 5:00 a.m.
 Public utilities employee Tim Reecer talks with members of the public Monday, July 21, after a revised map for annexation area 10 was unveiled. Council rejected the revised plan.

Alternative plan proposed on night of final vote, but opposition was still strong.

Posted on July 21, 2014 at 10:14 p.m.
 Food is prepared at a past beer dinner hosted by LaSalle Kitchen and Tavern.
Posted 59 minutes ago

LaSalle Kitchen and Tavern has teamed up with Burn ’Em Brewing to create a five-course meal inspired by the brewery’s beers. Read on to see the menu and find out how you can reserve tickets to the dinner.

Posted 1 hour ago

Get tickets to upcoming events at the Lerner Theatre in downtown Elkhart.

 The Elkhart County 4-H Fair Food Drive collected 46,962 pounds of food for Church Community Services in 24 hours from Sunday, July 20 to Monday, July 21, 2014.
Posted 1 hour ago

They may not have made it into the Guinness Book of World Records, but food drive organizers at Elkhart County 4-H Fair are still striving to be the best.

 In this file photo, West Goshen Elementary third-grader Guy McClead tops his chicken nuggets with ketchup at lunch on Feb. 26, 2009. More public school kids in Elkhart County are receiving free and reduced-cost lunches, according to a new data release.
Posted 1 hour ago

Hoosier kids got higher marks in education but slipped in health this year. In Elkhart County, fewer teens are having babies and more kids are getting free lunches.

 Middlebury Town Hall sign
Posted at 7:30 a.m.

Improvements are also being made to the town’s water system.

 This photo of the 2013 4-H Fair was submitted by Rusty Edwards in our 4-H Fair Tab Photo contest.
Posted at 7:00 a.m.

The winner will be selected by the Elkhart Truth and will be notified July 29.

 Crowds came out for the parade Sunday during the Elkhart County 4-H Fair in Goshen.
Posted at 6:02 a.m.

Here’s what you can catch Tuesday, July 22, at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair. 

 Three Doors Down played at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday evening, July 19, 2014.
Posted at 3:00 a.m.

The Elkhart County 4-H Fair sees high attendance, the Bristol manufacturing market sees a boom and three other stories to start your day. 

 Liz Beer hugs her brother Treg Beer after she took the grand champion prize for her charolais steer in the showmanship competition Monday night at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair in Goshen. Treg was awarded third place in the competition.
Posted on July 21, 2014 at 10:38 p.m.

Judge Dave Guyer was taken aback by the Elkhart County fair as a whole.

 Six-year-old Daniel Robbins of Syracuse throws a ball during an event at Disabilities Awareness Day at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Monday, July 21, 2014.
Posted on July 21, 2014 at 5:33 p.m.

This is the fifth year the Elkhart County 4-H Fair has held Disabilities Awareness Day, offering free carnival rides and Special Olympics skills events for people with physical and intellectual disabilities. 

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