Tuesday, October 21, 2014

 This Motel 6 in Hammond, Ind., is where the body of a woman was found . Police said Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, that a 43-year-old man confessed to killing a woman whose body was found in the Motel 6 and told investigators where the bodies of three other women could be found in abandoned homes in Gary. The bodies of seven women have now been found in northwestern Indiana , authorities said Monday. (AP Photo/The Times, John J. Watkins)  MANDATORY CREDIT; CHICAGO LOCALS OUT;  GARY OUT

The investigation could be a lengthy process. 

Posted at 12:27 p.m.
 U.S. Marshals and Chicago law enforcement arrested 23-year-old Enrique Raggs in connection with a fatal shooting that happened early Sunday morning, Sept 14, 2014.

Enrique Raggs, 23, was wanted in connection to a September shooting in South Bend in which a man was killed and a woman was injured. 

Emily Pfund

Posted at 11:24 a.m.
 Elkhart Memorial graduates make the walk across the stage to receive their diplomas at the Joyce Center at Notre Dame on Sunday, June 8, 2014.

Elkhart Community Schools noticed they had a problem with their graduation rate in 2008. Five years later, several efforts to improve the rate are paying off.

Lydia Sheaks

Posted at 7:02 a.m.
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 Council members Edward Ahlersmeyer, Julia Gautsche, Jim McKee, Dixie Robinson, Jeremy Stutsman, Everett Thomas and Brett Weddell talk with Mayor Allan Kauffman during their meeting Tuesday evening, Oct. 7. The council passed the 2015 city budget on first reading and will meet again Oct. 21 to further discuss it.
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The Goshen City Council will review and possibly vote on the 2015 budget at a meeting Tuesday night. 

 Concord's Holyn Eldridge (14) and teammate Gabby Staggs (13) attempt to block Memorial's Tailor Schultheis (7) during a five set thriller against Memorial at Memorial Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. Memorial defeated the Minutemen.
Posted at 1:26 p.m.

Minutemen take 22-9 mark into Class 4A Concord Sectional.

 Wide-angle aerial view of Dunlap, looking north, with Concord School, U.S. 33 and railroad, farms, woods, houses. From the collections of the Elkhart County Historical Museum, Bristol, Indiana.
Posted at 12:16 p.m.

Find out more about the history of Dunlap and the latest information on a suspected serial killer on Truth Radio 1340 Tuesday, Oct. 21.

 David Kolbe is running for the Indiana House District 22 seat.
Posted at 12:00 p.m.

Kolbe says he is focused on public education, funding local governments and bringing bipartisanship to the Indiana Statehouse.

 Independent Michael Stinfer is running for the District 22 Indiana House seat.
Posted at 12:00 p.m.

If elected, Stinfer said he would dedicate his time in office to supporting the middle class and funding services for Indiana’s veterans. 

 Republican Curt Nisly is running for the District 22 Indiana House seat.
Posted at 12:00 p.m.

Curt Nisly is a small business owner who is critical of federal government overreach. He defeated Republican incumbent Rebecca Kubacki in the May primary election.

 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 at 11:50 a.m.

The driver was taken to IU Health Goshen Hospital with complaints of neck pain. 

 U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski, left, and her challenger for the U.S. House seat, Joe Bock. Walorski is a Republican and Bock is a Democrat.
Posted at 11:12 a.m.

The contenders face-off in a one-hour debate in Wabash starting Tuesday at 7 p.m. and ElkhartTruth.com will transmit it.

 Goshen celebrate junior Jelitza Palomino's (8) goal with about 11 minutes left in the game during a IHSAA regional soccer game on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, at Goshen High School. The Redskins beat the Tigers 1-0.
Posted at 11:02 a.m.

Redskins (18-1-1) have outscored opponents 64-8 with 14 shutouts. 

Posted at 8:53 a.m.

The teacher was escorted from school property by the school resource officer last week. The case was forwarded to police, but no arrests have been made.

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