Friday, October 31, 2014

 NorthWood choir director Jeff Cramer works with students during a practice this week at The Lerner Theatre. Seven schools will perform during

Fairfield High School organizes the seven-school event to give students and listeners a chance to experience different styles of choir music before the competition season starts.

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 The Bristol Opera House is supposedly haunted by Percy, a woodworker who lived in the opera house after his home burned down during the Great Depression.

In honor of Halloween, Elkhart County Historical Museum curator of education and community blogger Patrick McGuire shared a few tales of hauntings in the Elkhart County community.

Posted on Oct. 31, 2014 at 6:00 a.m.
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Who said Halloween has to be scary? If you’re not into horror, try out these Halloween-themed TV episodes.

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Purdue’s Breaking New Ground Resource Center helps connect farmers who have a wide variety of disabilities to assistive technologies that allow them to keep working.

 This Dec. 7, 2011, file photo, shows customers shopping at a Costco, in Portland, Ore. The Granger Costco store is scheduled to open on Nov. 14.
Posted on Oct. 31, 2014 at 7:22 a.m.

The company announced the Granger store’s grand opening is only about two weeks away.

 An alarm clock is just one of several clocks that will need to be changed for daylight saving time on Nov. 2, 2014.
Posted on Oct. 31, 2014 at 6:00 a.m.

Daylight saving time ends this weekend, which means Indiana residents should get ready to turn back their clocks.

 A view of the four-way stop at C.R. 11 and C.R. 26 (colloquially referred to as Cable Line Road). According to local legend, the intersection was home to a Cable Line Road monster or ghost, which was associated with a large tree that stood on the northwest corner of the intersection until it was cut down in 1994.
Posted on Oct. 31, 2014 at 5:30 a.m.

For years, rumors have circulated around Elkhart County that the intersection of C.R. 11 and C.R. 26 (also called Cable Line Road) is haunted by a monster or ghost. We looked into the story for this week’s Ask the Truth. Here’s what we found out.

 Ethan Evers, 10, dressed as Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson kicks up leaves as he runs down the street in search of the next house to trick-or-treat at on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in Wakarusa.
Posted on Oct. 30, 2014 at 10:27 p.m.

Little celebrities, ghouls, princesses and Notre Dame players ruled the streets in pursuit of candy. 

 A crew on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, works on burrowing underneath Jackson Boulevard west of the Elkhart River. The work is part of the ongoing installation of a sewage holding tank under a parking lot there.
Posted on Oct. 30, 2014 at 4:42 p.m.

The Elkhart Police Department will not be enforcing extended parking violations in a section of downtown because of construction.

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Posted on Oct. 30, 2014 at 1:42 p.m.

Community blogger Clinton Stamatovich, who is living in South Korea, attended several films at the Busan International Film Festival. Read on for reviews of a few of the movies, as well as a brief look into Korea’s blossoming film industry.

 The Penn High School Spell Bowl team celebrates a perfect score of 90 for varsity and a perfect score of 72 for junior varsity Wednesday night, Oct. 29, at the Kouts Invitational.
Posted on Oct. 30, 2014 at 12:12 p.m.

In the second Kouts Invitational of the season, Penn High School’s Spell Bowl team came out on top. 

 The Penn High School Spell Bowl team displays their first place ribbons and perfect speller ribbons after winning the Benton Central Invitational on Tuesday, Oct. 28.
Posted on Oct. 30, 2014 at 11:44 a.m.

The Kingsmen came out on top in the Benton Central Invitational Tuesday night, Oct. 28, but only by the slimmest of margins.

 The National Weather Service is predicting a cold evening for tick-or-treating this year, with snow in the forecast for Friday evening. (Truth file photo by J. Tyler Klassen).
Posted on Oct. 30, 2014 at 10:52 a.m.

With temperatures in the low 40s, rain showers could become snow showers Friday night, according to the National Weather Service.

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