Tuesday, October 21, 2014

 Stanley Kendall, a former substitute teacher for Penn-Harris-Madison and Plymouth schools, is shown in a November 2006 mug shot provided by the Collin County, Texas jail. Kendall was arrested for soliciting sex from a minor after he appeared in a Dateline NBC

Whiko Community Schools in Pierceton confirmed Stanley Kendall, who was featured on Dateline NBC’s “To Catch a Predator” and later substitute taught for both Plymouth and P-H-M Schools, also taught Whitko students in 2013. 

Posted on Oct. 20, 2014 at 4:28 p.m.
 In this Oct. 19, 2014 photo is a house in Gary, Ind., where the body of a woman was found on Sunday. Police said Sunday that a 43-year-old man confessed to killing a woman whose body was found in a Motel 6 in the neighboring city of Hammond, Ind., and told investigators where the bodies of three other women could be found in abandoned homes in Gary. Police said Monday that the bodies of seven women have now been found in northwestern Indiana.

Darren Vann of Gary will be charged in the deaths of 7 women in northwest Indiana.

Posted on Oct. 20, 2014 at 1:27 p.m.
 The dual entrances to the St. JohnÕs Lutheran Church  located at the corner of C.R. 32 and C.R. 15 represent a door for men and a door for women. The church was built in 1852 and suffered damage during a storm last July. A group of local historians toured the church Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014.

St. John’s Lutheran Church was built in 1852 and was placed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1994. Community members want to help raise funds to rebuild the church’s roof.

Sharon Hernandez

Posted at 5:57 p.m.
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 A section of the original roof of the St. John's Lutheran Church from 1852 sits next to the tarp covered church located at the corner of C.R. 32 and C.R. 15 Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. The church was damaged by a storm in July and members of the community are in to help make repairs to the roof.
Posted at 7:45 p.m.

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 One of the memorial stones for SFC Marvin Trost III in his father's memorial garden in Elkhart.
Posted at 7:05 p.m.

Trost was the first soldier from Elkhart County to die in the war on terror. 

 Truth Radio 1340 will launch on Monday, May 5, 2014.
Posted at 6:52 p.m.

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 U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly is pictured on Oct. 21, 2010.
Posted at 6:44 p.m.

Gov. Mike Pence’s administration is no longer pursuing federal funding for Indiana pre-K students. 

 Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson throws in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Florida State in Tallahassee, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)
Posted at 5:27 p.m.

Doug Rhoads, the Atlantic Coast Conference’s director of officials, said refs must “differentiate between incidental contact and significant contact” regarding offensive pass interference calls.

 An Indiana appeals court has decided that the sentences handed down for three of the “Elkhart 4” -- Blake Layman, Levi Sparks and Anthony Sharp -- were “inappropriate.”
Posted at 5:17 p.m.

Blake Layman, Levi Sparks and Anthony Sharp have asked the Indiana Supreme Court to review their felony murder convictions.

 Notre Dame'€™s Isaac Rochell (90) celebrates a defensive play, which resulted in a loss of five yards for North Carolina in the first quarter on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, at Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend. The Fighting Irish beat the Tar Heels 50-43.
Posted on Oct. 20, 2014 at 4:03 p.m.

If Notre Dame’s loss to Florida State proved anything, it’s that the Fighting Irish are still contenders for the college football playoff — perhaps a year earlier than expected.

Posted on Oct. 20, 2014 at 3:55 p.m.

Voters can cast their ballots at any of the 27 vote centers located throughout Elkhart County.

 This undated handout provided by the Justice Department shows Arthur Rudolph, one of hundreds of scientists brought to the US after World War II despite their Nazi past. An Associated Press investigation found dozens of suspected Nazi war criminals and SS guards collected millions of dollars in Social Security payments after being forced out of the United States.
Posted on Oct. 20, 2014 at 1:15 p.m.

An Associated Press investigation found that millions of dollars in American Social Security payments were paid to at least 38 suspected Nazi war criminals.

 Notre Dame running back Tarean Folston furthered his campaign as Notre Dame's No. 1 back with a 120-yard performance against Florida State. Folston's 5.7 yards-per-carry average is even more impressive considering he only had one gain of 20 or more yards.
Posted on Oct. 20, 2014 at 12:29 p.m.

Sophomores Tarean Folston and Corey Robinson led the way in Notre Dame’s close loss to Florida State Saturday, Oct. 18.

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