You know the image of decrepit shelves full of dusty books that comes to mind when you think of the library? Turns out it’s wrong – bestsellers, e-books, movies and TV shows are among the many things offered these days.

Posted on Nov. 15, 2014 at 9:30 a.m.

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

Posted on Aug. 21, 2014 at 3:42 p.m.

“Transformers: Age of Extinction” star Mark Wahlberg has been in some movies so bad even his charm and tough-guy persona couldn't redeem them.

Posted on June 30, 2014 at 2:06 p.m.
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Reporter Lydia Sheaks writes about five children’s books that use magical stories to get kids interested in reading.

Posted on June 16, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.

School employees in Indiana will be allowed to pack heat starting in July, and a nearby school corporation is considering a similar decision.

Posted on June 10, 2014 at 8:23 p.m.

The President of the United States talked about student loan debt, school shootings and his plans after he leaves office in a live Tumblr session on June 10, 2014.

Posted on June 5, 2014 at 8:35 p.m.

Education reporter Lydia Sheaks looks at what’s happened over a year of Indiana education changes.

Posted on May 19, 2014 at 3:58 p.m.

Some Elkhart students need help getting to graduation. Here’s what education reporter Lydia Sheaks thinks of a program designed to do that.

Posted on May 4, 2014 at 5:32 p.m.

Reporter Lydia Sheaks shares why the new Star Wars movie won't live up to her expectations — and why she plans to go see it anyway.

Posted on May 4, 2014 at 1:41 p.m.

Author Jeannette Walls shares how she cut her family some slack and discovered their redeeming qualities while writing her memoir, "The Glass Castle."

Posted on April 24, 2014 at 2:19 p.m.

Reporter Lydia Sheaks reflects on her first year of working for The Elkhart Truth.

Posted on April 16, 2014 at 11:52 a.m.

This story about a bookstore that's always open and a secret society that goes there will remind you of your love for technology and books.

Posted on April 8, 2014 at 11:55 a.m.

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Lydia Sheaks
Lydia Sheaks
Lydia Sheaks, education reporter, writes about finding adventure in the everyday, her opinions of current events and trends and occasionally her two cats.

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Reporter Lydia Sheaks writes about education and family issues for the Elkhart Truth.


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