Friday, July 25, 2014
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 Brooke Wilson

Former NorthWood teacher is given a trial date, the 'Elkhart 4' will be the subject of Saturday’s 'Nightline Prime’ episode and three other stories to start your Friday. 


Posted at 6:04 a.m.
 Hoosier Millionaire hosts Barbara Hobbs and Mark Patrick address the audience at the Lerner Theatre before selecting the sixth and final contestant Thursday, July 24, 2014.

“This is just one of our absolute favorite places to come,“ longtime host Mark Patrick said of the city.


Posted at 11:46 p.m.
 In this archive photo from April 1, 2014, Goshen College student Ryan Smith looks at the message on his t-shirt, meant as a show of support for the school's employment policy that says sex should only be between married heterosexual couples. Goshen College is a Mennonite institution and debate is growing in the church about same-sex marriage. The issue figured in Clinton Frame Mennonite Church's recent decision to cut ties with the Indiana-Michigan Mennonite Conference.

Clinton Frame Mennonite Church cited several reasons for leaving the Indiana-Michigan Mennonite Conference, including other congregations’ acceptance of same-sex marriage.


Updated on July 24, 2014 at 12:57 p.m.
 Jade Snyder drapes her disc of pizza dough over her head after competing in the pizza toss at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Kids Day on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
Posted at 5:00 a.m.

If you plan to attend Friday, July 25, here are some of the activities you might want to catch.

 Andy and Cheryl Gall, Elkhart County 4-H Swine Club leaders, pose for a photo in front of the swine barn at the fair on Thursday, July 24, 2014. They are retiring as organizational leaders of the club after 30 years.
Posted at 4:00 a.m.

Andy and Cheryl Gall have hundreds of kids — 4-H kids, that is. 

 Matt Crowl warms up before the slam dunk competition Thursday night at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair in Goshen. Krowl placed first  in the competition.
Posted at 12:06 a.m.

Drew Schermerhorn topped Jonathan Wilkinson for the 3-point crown while Matt Crowl prevailed in the dunk contest Thursday, July 24, at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair. Seven teams also took 3-on-3 honors.

 The Indiana-Ohio region of the American Red Cross has issued an urgent call for blood and platelet donations after receiving 80,000 fewer donations than expected over the past several months.
Posted at 11:52 p.m.

The health organization has received 80,000 fewer donations than expected this summer.

 Sandy Jenkins, left, congratulates her grandson Jackson Jenkins after he competed in the pedal car races at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair Thursday, July 24, 2014. Jackson's cousin Morgan Jenkins, right, holds Jackson.
Posted at 11:50 p.m.

Children started the day with pedal car races before the big boys took over at the grandstand for the Lucas Oil Tractor Pull.

 Several supports of the bike ordinance wore shirts supporting their cause at Thursday's council committee hearing.
Posted on July 24, 2014 at 9:28 p.m.

Proposal would require motorists to leave three-foot gap when passing cyclists.

 A house at 1827 Roys Ave. stands vacant and deteriorating after it fell into foreclosure. (Truth Photo By Jon Garcia)
Posted on July 24, 2014 at 9:17 p.m.

Money comes from same pool of federal funds used for foreclosure assistance.

   Luis Lozano (center) of Goshen smiles as he talks with friends during Latino Bands Night at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday.
Posted on July 24, 2014 at 9:00 p.m.

The event will be held at 6 p.m. Friday at the Heritage Park Stage.

 Shirley Hershberger spins wool into yarn with a hand wheel at the Home and Family Arts building on the Elkhart County 4-H Fairgrounds in Goshen. Hershberger and other spinners and weavers gave a craft demonstration July 24 at the fair.
Posted on July 24, 2014 at 8:30 p.m.

Local spinners say it’s an art that needs to get going again.

 This tractor was provided for the Elkhart County 4-H Fair tractor pull in honor of Denny Fisher, a volunteer and coordinator who passed away this year after 35 years working with the event. Staff and volunteers paid tribute to Fisher at the tractor pull Thursday, July 24.
Posted on July 24, 2014 at 8:18 p.m.

Volunteers wore “Remembering Denny” T-shirts. The announcer called for 30 seconds of silence in tribute to the former Elkhart County 4-H tractor pull volunteer.

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