Friday, April 18, 2014

 Ephram Lake, 9, suffered a concussion when he was injured in an incident at Concord South Side Elementary in Elkhart on April 15, 2014. Photographed at the Lakes' home in Elkhart on Thursday, April 17, 2014.

The school district called it a "scuffle" but the boy's parents say it was bullying. Readers weighed in on how bullying should be handled at school and at home.

Anne Christnovich
Posted 1 hour ago
 Austin Bickel, Syracuse, adds another layer of decoration to his Ukrainian Easter Egg during a workshop at the Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Church hall in Goshen.

Did you know you can use ingredients like vegetables and berries to dye Easter eggs? Check out these tips to learn how to celebrate Easter in a natural, artsy way. 

Angie Bell, Education Coordinator for Wellfield Botanic Gardens
Posted at 9:06 a.m.

Rangel was was charged with selling drugs to sources working with the Elkhart ICE unit

Sharon Hernandez
Posted 1 hour ago
 Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for information that leads to an arrest in connection with the murder of John Cawley, which occurred in April 2000.
Posted 1 hour ago

About 14 years ago, John Cawley was shot through a window in his home and killed.

 C.J. Prosise (20) waves to the crowd after Notre Dame played its annual Blue-Gold spring football game in Notre Dame on Saturday, April 12, 2014.
Posted 1 hour ago

Football players will bowl with fans on Sunday, May 4.

 Goshen's Andrew Pillow won the 400m varsity heat. Goshen hosted Northridge and Wawasee in a boys' track and field meet in Goshen on Thursday, April 17, 2014.
Posted 1 hour ago

See the gravity-defying pole vault and high jump, the incredible sprints and gritty long runs of the three-way boys' track and field meet on a beautiful spring night in Goshen.

 Three women enjoy the flowers on the banks of the Nakdong River
Posted at 10:00 a.m.

Huge flowerbeds planted on the banks of Korea's Nakdong River bloom vibrant yellow, setting the scene for the festival.

Posted at 9:29 a.m.

Recently, beer blogger Eric Strader found three barrel-aged, pub-brewed beers on tap at New Holland Brewing Company, including one made in honor of the brewer's birthday.

 Some churches in Elkhart County have special services and activities planned for Easter.
Posted at 6:37 a.m.

Here are some of the services and special events area churches have planned for Easter.

 This is the cover of the expanded weekly TV listings section that will begin appearing in The Elkhart Truth starting April 18, 2014.
Posted at 6:29 a.m.

TV lovers can check listings, read features and enjoy puzzles in expanded weekly listings.

 Eric Saner, (right) director of Chain Reaction, looks over tandems rented by Community Cycle Works. Volunteer Chet Peachy, left, gets ready to test-ride a bicycle. Three Goshen College graduates will return to Goshen on Friday evening, completing a 11-month, 10,000-mile bicycle journey.
Posted at 6:26 a.m.

Three Goshen College graduates will complete the 11-month, 10,000-mile bicycle journey on Friday.

 Kindergartener Christian Lopez, left, laughs as he tells his principal Mattie Willerton that they eat hot dogs on Easter during an interview at St. John's Catholic School Thursday, April 17. Classmates Christopher Janatello, center, and Jack Krider, right, wait to give their responses.
Posted at 6:11 a.m.

We asked a few young students at St. John's Catholic School what Easter means to them.

 People wanting to tour the Hawks Building line up outside Thursday April 17, 2014.  In addition to a ground breaking there was a tour of the building. LaCasa Inc. has partnered with DJ Construction to renovate the former Hawks Furniture building near downtown Goshen into a new live-work space for local artists and entrepreneurs.
Posted at 4:45 a.m.

Goshen's Synergy RV Transport wants to hire more military veterans as drivers, three Concord Township Fire Department employees face suspension for improper handling of drugs and three other stories to start your day.

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