BRISTOL — When welding equipment fell from a forklift and killed 43-year-old Shawn Gray on June 7 at Bravo Trailers, the employer was at least partly responsible, according to documents from the Indiana Department of Labor.
INDIANAPOLIS — Bristol in Elkhart County will be part of a six-stop Indiana tour of the Smithsonian-curated exhibit Crossroads: Change in Rural America.
BRISTOL — The Elkhart County Parks Department is looking for volunteers to lend a helping hand at a Volunteer Work Day at Bonneyville Mill County Park from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.
BRISTOL — The community has been invited to give blood in memory of Kyle Kubina at a special American Red Cross blood drive held in his honor from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at Pinnacle Transport in Bristol.
BRISTOL — Satellite Industries celebrated the completion of a 120,000-square-foot addition to its existing plant with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday.
BRISTOL — The Elkhart County Parks wants public input for a federal grant application that could fund a parking lot, walking trail and woodland boardwalk at the Corson Riverwoods County Park.
BRISTOL — A celebration of life service for theater critic and entertainment writer Marcia Fulmer is being planned by the Elkhart Civic Theater, organizers said.
BRISTOL — An attempted child abduction reported to the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office is prompting residents of the neighborhood and police alike to ask people to stay alert.
BRISTOL — Elkhart-based Great Lakes Forest Products has announced plans to establish a new sister company in Bristol, potentially creating 100 new jobs in coming years.
GOSHEN — Annexation isn’t an option, so county officials found another way to give Bristol jurisdiction over an area where Lakota Trailers plans an $11 million expansion.
BRISTOL — The Elkhart County Historical Museum presents its next installment in the “Places of Elkhart” series, focusing this month on the Bristol Fruit Hills.
ELKHART — The closure of the Sherman Street Bridge near Riverside Drive and Bower Street has been the subject of many questions for Elkhart residents.
BRISTOL — Five co-workers at the Chassix plant in Bristol can breathe a little easier when the plant shuts its doors in the next few months. The five are winners in the Hoosier Lottery.
ELKHART — At over 70 years old, John Salomon continues to soar to heights not many men can achieve. The Senior Master at Elkhart Martial Arts has achieved his sixth-degree black belt in Chun Moo Hapkido.
ELKHART – As emergency management agencies take stock of flood-affected households and properties in the county, they've noticed a few critical gaps in their data.
BRISTOL – “It’s the face of Bristol,” Bristol Town Council member Jeff Beachy, said. “As people come to our town and consider moving to Bristol, that’s the first thing they see.”
BRISTOL — Barletta Pontoon Boats, a brand new pontoon boat company located in Bristol, officially launched their new pontoon boat product line Jan. 10.
BRISTOL – The Elkhart County Commissioners met on Monday, Dec. 18 to begin the process of moving forward with the Quaker Trace Trail addition along County Road 8 in Bristol.
BRISTOL — The possible rezoning of an unused portion of land on State Road 15 brought nearly 20 residents out to Thursday night’s town council meeting and right from the start, tensions were high.
BRISTOL — Based on the perennial holiday movie favorite, A Christmas Story, the Musical, takes place in 1940s Indiana, where a bespectacled boy named Ralphie wants only one thing for Christmas – an Official Red Ryder Carbine-Action 200-shot Range Model BB Gun. But almost everyone else is con…
BRISTOL – At the Bristol Fire Department, dancing, bobbing for apples, a haunted house and hayride were held. Hundreds of visitors came to the Bristol Fall Town Party Saturday, Oct. 28, to enjoy the evening.
BRISTOL – The Bristol Public Library of today would be unrecognizable to patrons of the original, who enjoyed checking out 400 volumes kept in the town hall in 1917.
This story has been updated to correct an reporting error occurring during the transcription of the audio recording of the meeting.
BRISTOL – Bristol has been working to improve their parks system. Equipped with basketball courts, a splash pad, walking trails, new benches and a new grill, the parks aren’t even close to done yet.
BRISTOL _ The two winning troupes from Elkhart Civic Theatre’s Comedy Criminals Improv Festival and Competition in April will be presenting extended performances at ECT’s Winners’ Night, Saturday, Sept. 23, at 7:30 p.m. at the Bristol Opera House.
ELKHART COUNTY — When Francisco Alejandro reflects on the administration of Donald Trump’s announcement Tuesday, Sept. 5, to rescind the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals program, two words came to mind - heartbreaking and cruel.
BRISTOL – The Indiana State Police is accepting applications for two Regional Dispatcher positions at the Toll Road Post to staff the Regional Dispatch Center that operates out of the facility located at 52422 CR 17.
BRISTOL _ Searchlights will be blazing at Elkhart Civic Theatre’s World Premiere performance of the new Elaine Liner play, Finishing School. The show will continue for two weekends at the Bristol Opera House.
BRISTOL – The Town of Bristol is hoping to make some changes to railroad crossings in the future, assuming they can gather property from landowners nearby.