Wednesday, October 22, 2014

 The Elkhart Memorial volleyball coaching staff (from left) Sarah Snyder, JV; Lisa Baker, JV; John Himschoot, varsity; and varsity head coach Jacquie Rost discuss their next drill at practice Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Elkhart. Baker and Rost have been coaching together for 20 years and said a large part of their success comes from the program they've built together and their ability to keep coaching staff.

Jacquie Rost and top assistant Lisa Baker have been together for more than 500 varsity victories for the Crimson Chargers.

Ken Fox

Posted 45 minutes ago

A former Concord girls soccer coach was charged with child seduction after a student’s parents told police about a sexual relationship between the two.

Emily Pfund

Posted at 11:46 a.m.
 An Amish buggy heads down the road in Middlebury.|28195

One woman was cited for speeding after police say she rear-ended a buggy, sending a teenager to IU Health Goshen Hospital.

Danielle Waldron

Posted on Oct. 22, 2014 at 7:37 a.m.
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 Goshen Mayor Alan Kauffman (left) has endorsed Democrat David Kolbe in his bid for the District 22 House seat. District 22 covers much of northern Kosciusko County and part of southern Elkhart County.
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Democrat and Warsaw resident David Kolbe is running for the District 22 House seat. 

 Paqui Kelly, wife of head football coach Brian Kelly, has overcome breast cancer twice since 2003. The couple oversees the Kelly Cares Foundation, which supports organizations, initiatives and programs related to health, education and community.
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Paqui Kelly has overcome breast cancer twice since 2003. The couple will speak about their experiences fighting the disease as a family.

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Dan Coats is calling on the U.S. to put a temporary travel ban on citizens of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.

 Concord South Side third grade teacher Amy Marsh (right) works with a student at the new smart board in her classroom Thursday Oct. 16, 2014. The new board connects with a computer and allows students working at the board to work over a worksheet that other students in the classroom are using.  The technology also allows student work to be posted to a blog and records the teacher's work.
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Twenty-seven interactive projector systems were purchased over the summer, and teachers are learning how best to use them in the classroom. 

 The early morning sun illuminates bright orange leaves from behind enhancing the colors along C.R. 32 Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014.
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A quick drive around Elkhart County in search of farmers working in the fields led to a stunning display of fall color.

 In this file photo, Anyah Stanifer, 4, eats a pretzel after spinning it on her finger during a preschool workshop at Woodland Elementary School Tuesday, March 4, 2014. The workshop for both children and parents helps prepare the future students with needed skills such as working as a group and tying shoes. After Gov. Mike Pence decided not to seek a federal grant for funding pre-K programs in Indiana, local education advocacy group Horizon Education Alliance says it will continue to push for pre-K expansion locally.
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Gov. Mike Pence decided not to put Indiana in the running for an $80 million federal grant for pre-K education, disappointing members of a local group fighting for low-income pre-K opportunities in Elkhart County. 

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