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 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.
 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 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 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 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 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 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 at 3:44 p.m.

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

 The new U.S. 31 between Plymouth and South Bend opened Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014.  The stretch of road allows drivers to bypass La Paz and Lakeville.
Posted at 3:42 p.m.

Reporter Lydia Sheaks gives the new stretch of highway between South Bend and Plymouth high marks.

Posted at 3:32 p.m.

Johntu Reed, 28, was sent to Elkhart General Hospital with leg pain after his motorcycle struck a vehicle on Toledo Road.


Posted on Aug. 21, 2014 at 1:14 p.m.

Updated on Aug. 21, 2014 at 11:02 a.m.
 Marshall King takes on the ice bucket challenge

Posted on Aug. 21, 2014 at 12:44 p.m.
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