Friday, July 25, 2014

 Brooke Wilson

Brooke Wilson faces a child seduction charge following allegations that she went out on two dates with a student. 

Posted on July 24, 2014 at 3:49 p.m.
 A house at 1827 Roys Ave. stands vacant and deteriorating after it fell into foreclosure. (Truth Photo By Jon Garcia)

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

Posted at 9:17 p.m.
   Luis Lozano (center) of Goshen smiles as he talks with friends during Latino Bands Night at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday.

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

Posted at 9:00 p.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.
Posted at 11:46 p.m.

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

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

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

 Kim Williams holds Johnny Riblet after he used a lift chair to get into the pool at Pierre Moran Pool in Elkhart Thursday. At left is the chair and to the right is a new stairs designed to assist people with disabilities. The equipment was unveiled Thursday, July 24, 2014.
Posted at 5:37 p.m.

Lift chair and special stairs ready for use at Pierre Moran Pool in Elkhart. 

 The lit-up sign in front of the Concord Township Fire Department flashes multiple messages to cars driving by Aug. 17, 2009.
Posted on July 24, 2014 at 4:50 p.m.

With little evidence, an Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department inquiry has “gone cold,” according to a Concord Township official said.

 Dozens of people gathered at The Lerner Theatre on Main Street to enter for a chance to play in the Hoosier Millionaire Show Thursday, July 24.
Posted on July 24, 2014 at 4:43 p.m.

One man brought 100 tickets to submit to the Thursday, July 24, show at the Lerner Theatre.

 The Bristol Town Hall in 1914
Posted on July 24, 2014 at 4:06 p.m.

An open house and cake and ice cream will celebrate the town hall’s 100th year.

 Tre Vanun Ulmer has his face painted like a lion during the Summer of Service block party at Tolson Center Friday, June 14. The center will host its 2nd Annual Elkhart County Youth Fest and Food Drive Saturday, July 26.
Posted on July 24, 2014 at 1:44 p.m.

The free event includes food, entertainment and a goal to collect more than 800 pounds of food donations.

 This article from the July 28, 1970, edition of The Elkhart Truth details information from the annual fair queen contest. Cheryl Landaw was crowned the 1970 Elkhart County 4-H Fair Queen.
Posted on July 24, 2014 at 12:04 p.m.

Join us as we travel back in time to see what the fair was like in 1970.

 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.
Updated on July 24, 2014 at 12:57 p.m.

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

 Police say a woman abducted her 5 year old daughter in Kosciusko County on Sunday, April 13, 2014, and led police on a chase into Michigan.
Posted on July 23, 2014 at 8:31 p.m.

Concord and Harrison Township Fire Departments are responding to a fire on Garver Avenue.

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