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Saturday, April 19, 2014

 Five Star Dive Bar in Elkhart held its first Bike Night of the year on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

Got your ride ready for warm weather? These hardy souls do. Check out sweet bikes and a gorgeous sunset as Five Star Dive Bar surges into spring.

James Buck
Posted on April 17, 2014 at 11:07 a.m.
 Gigi Koonce cheeks out her progress decorating her pysanky egg during the worship at the Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Goshen Ind Saturday April 5, 2014.

Photographs from last week by Elkhart Truth photographers Jen Shephard, James Buck, and J. Tyler Klassen

Posted on April 13, 2014 at 11:18 a.m.
 Composite image: Left, senior quarterback Everett Golson. Right: sophomore quarterback Malik Zaire. Both played in Notre Dame's annual Blue-Gold spring football game in Notre Dame on Saturday, April 12, 2014.

Two Notre Dame quarterbacks are competing for one starting position. See photos of all the action from the Saturday, April 12, game.

James Buck
Posted on April 12, 2014 at 9:59 p.m.
 Vera Witmer (front) and Kaitlyn Hoover replace empty sap collection buckets in the woods the Witmer family owns west of Goshen Friday March 21, 2014.  The Witmer family and close relatives make maple syrup for their own use and for sale at the Goshen Farmers Market.
Posted on April 5, 2014 at 7:17 p.m.

The gallery this week features photos from making maple syrup, prep action from baseball and track, First Friday's in Goshen and more.

 Notre Dame's Ronnie Stanley (78) runs warm-up drills before practice early Friday, April 4, 2014.
Posted on April 5, 2014 at 4:00 a.m.

Notre Dame started Friday, April 4 with an early morning practice at the Loftus Sports Center.

 This April 7, 2005 photo shows AP photographer Anja Niedringhaus in Rome. Niedringhaus, 48, an internationally acclaimed German photographer, was killed and an AP reporter was wounded on Friday, April 4, 2014 when an Afghan policeman opened fire while they were sitting in their car in eastern Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File)
Posted on April 5, 2014 at 12:15 a.m.

Acclaimed photojournalist Anja Niedringhaus was killed while on assignment in Eastern Afghanistan. 

 Concord senior Nick DeFreese slides into third base in front of Elkhart Central junior Jack Fann. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014.
Posted on April 3, 2014 at 4:55 p.m.

It was sunny but not really warm when the Blue Blazers and Minutemen took the field.

 Clouds catch the last rays of sunlight as the lights in downtown Elkhart shine Tuesday night, Apr. 2, from the top of The Elkhart Truth building.
Posted on April 3, 2014 at 12:26 p.m.

Watch this time-lapse video of downtown Elkhart taken over a period of two weeks.

 Elkhart Memorial baseball defeated Jimtown 6-0 in Elkhart on Monday, March 31, 2014.
Posted on April 1, 2014 at 6:19 p.m.

Baseball season opens in Elkhart with Elkhart Memorial High School's 6-0 win over visiting Jimtown.

 An Instagram post of a nice slice of pie from the Elkhart County 4-H Fair last year.
Posted on April 1, 2014 at 3:38 p.m.

Most of us -- even if we don't want to admit it -- have taken out our phones and snapped a photo of our dinner before diving in. Find Instagram foodie accounts to follow here.

 Westview fans cheer. Park Tudor defeated Westview 84-57 in the Class 2A IHSAA state championship at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis onSaturday, March 29, 2014.
Posted on March 30, 2014 at 11:15 a.m.

GALLERY: Photos of the week feature some exciting hoops from Westview's trip to Indianapolis, Monaco's auction, The Elkhart Truth's annual spring break food drive and LaCasa's annual luncheon.

 Notre Dame's Eric Lee (37) makes a reception during practice at the Loftus Center at Notre Dame Saturday, March 29, 2014.
Posted on March 29, 2014 at 6:11 p.m.

Notre Dame football practiced indoors Saturday as wet snow fell over campus.

 Renee Robinson, center, and other volunteers load food into the trunk of a car after it was collected for The Elkhart Truth Food Drive at the Martin's Super Market at Concord Mall Saturday, March 29, 2014. Food items were collected at the Concord Mall and the super market to assist students from the Elkhart Community Schools over Spring Break.
Posted on March 29, 2014 at 6:10 p.m.

The Elkhart Truth worked with volunteers at the Concord Mall and nearby Martin's Super Market to collect food that will assist students during spring break.

Jennifer Shephard
Jennifer Shephard
Jennifer Shephard fell in love with photography in high school. While that was quite awhile ago, she still loves capturing a great moment with her camera.

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