Tuesday, November 25, 2014



 Last year's Resolution Run

The run includes a 5K walk and run and a 1 mile fun walk through Middlebury on Jan. 1.

Posted at 6:48 a.m.
 Northridge senior Sven Johnson, left, keeps an eye on the quarterback as he defends senior David Welker during a drill Nov. 19, 2014, to prepare the Raiders for their Friday semistate football game against New Prairie at Northridge in Middlebury. The Class 4A semistate game will be played at Raider Field.

Northridge (11-2) and New Prairie (12-1) have their games dialed in for a semistate battle in Middlebury on Friday, Nov. 21.

Bill Beck

Posted on Nov. 20, 2014 at 5:33 p.m.
 Northridge senior David Welker (right) tackles sophomore Tyler Scott during a drill to prepare the Raiders for their Friday semistate football game against New Prairie, Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, at Northridge in Middlebury. The Class 4A semistate game will be played at Raider Field.

David Welker couldn’t work his way onto the field as a junior, but a change in attitude changed him into a playmaker for Northridge football. 

Bill Beck

Posted on Nov. 19, 2014 at 8:49 p.m.
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 Diane Hiss (left), event planner for Feed My Starving Children, high fives Gabriel White as White leaves the food packing event at Nappanee Missionary Church Tuesday Nov. 4, 2014.  White was one of 399 volunteers, many of them from Jimtown Intermediate School, who packed food for Feed My Starving Children at the church.
Posted on Nov. 19, 2014 at 7:26 a.m.

Organizations around Elkhart County and across northern Indiana need volunteers to help with daily tasks and special programs. Whether you’re looking to volunteer regularly or just once, there’s an opportunity for you.

 Work continues to improve water distribution in the Highland Hills neighborhoods.
Posted on Nov. 18, 2014 at 11:03 a.m.

The Highland Hills neighborhoods water distribution project will close Wayne Avenue from Nov. 18 to Nov. 21.

 Northridge High School 2014 fall mental attitude award winners are (from left) Brittanie Helgeson (volleyball), Mariah King (girls cross country), Ted Field (boys tennis), Alexa Taylor (girls golf), Nolan Rhodes (boys cross country), Carly Edds (girls golf) and Brennah Tadeo (girls soccer). Phillip Keller (boys soccer) was also honored.
Posted on Nov. 12, 2014 at 4:15 p.m.

Mental attitude awards go to Phillip Keller (boys soccer), Nolan Rhodes (boys cross country), Ted Field (boys tennis), Brennah Tadeo (girls soccer), Mariah King (girls cross country), Carly Edds (girls golf), Alexa Taylor (girls golf) and Brittanie Helgeson (volleyball). Football and cheerleading will give out their awards at a later date.

 Middlebury will offer an evening of shopping, food, music and holiday cheer on Friday, November 21.
Posted on Nov. 11, 2014 at 5:56 p.m.

The annual event will be Friday, Nov. 21, and will include a chili supper, a Christmas bazaar and several musical performances.

 The Nisley family pours apples on Friday, Oct 31, 2014, into the machine that moves apples inside through a wash and into a crusher at The Miller's Mill. The Nisleys were having their apples made into apple butter.
Posted on Nov. 6, 2014 at 12:17 p.m.

Apple cider a delicious, crisp fall tradition in Elkhart County. The Miller’s Mill near Middlebury has been the home of fresh apple cider since 1925.

 The vote center at Calvary Assembly of God on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014.
Posted on Nov. 4, 2014 at 5:30 p.m.

Election results are in for Middlebury. Click through to see the races and results.

 Find out what happened at the most recent Middlebury Town Council meeting.
Posted on Nov. 4, 2014 at 8:08 a.m.

B&J Rocket America, which makes tools for the tire retreading industry, wants to purchase new equipment that will help them automate their manufacturing.