GOSHEN — County officials approved a plan for an RV distribution center despite concerns with the first impression it could give drivers entering Elkhart County.
BRISTOL — The Elkhart County Historical Museum will present the “Museum Matinee: Bristiol Fruit Hills,” program at 11 a.m. Friday at the Elkhart County Historical Museum.
BRISTOL — The opening of an additional Utilimaster vehicle-production facility in Elkhart County is expected to create 200 more jobs, Spartan Motors Inc. said.
GOSHEN — An Elkhart man facing a murder charge in the 2015 disappearance of his uncle has accepted a court-appointed attorney until he can hire his own lawyer.
BRISTOL — The Elkhart County Historical Museum will be offering “Stories of Elkhart County: Exploring Hoosiers and the Places They Reside” from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday at The Elkhart County Historical Museum, 304 W. Vistula, Bristol.
BRISTOL — As fraternal organizations continue to struggle locally and worldwide, the George Washington 523 Masonic Lodge is making efforts to grow its membership and open its facility for community fellowship events.
BRISTOL — The Elkhart County Historical Museum will be discussing E. Hill Turnock during their next Museum Matinee program at 11 a.m. Feb. 14 at the Elkhart County Historical Museum, 304 W. Vistula St.
BRISTOL — A national exhibit focusing on the changes of life in rural American is spending some time at the Elkhart Historical Museum and has been expanded thanks to the work of the museum staff.
BRISTOL — Town officials have launched the process of creating the community’s first comprehensive plan, one aimed at 2030, “A Grand Vision for our Hometown.”
BRISTOL — Mary Ryman, 76, walked into the Bristol fire station Saturday expecting a small gathering for her retirement party as she prepares to end her 46-year tenure as Bristol’s clerk-treasurer at the end of this year.
GOSHEN — A startup metal casting company has scaled back plans as it moves into an unused Bristol plant, but still intends to hire close to 300 workers.
In Bristol, Democrat Cathy Antonelli defeated Republican Bonnie Frye for the position of clerk-treasurer, which is being vacated by 46-year town employee Mary Ryman.
BRISTOL — The Bristol Town Council sided both with residents and the Elkhart County Planning Commission in denying a request for a business rezoning.
WHITE PIGEON, Mich. — A police officer from the Bristol Police Department fatally shot a man who rammed his patrol car following a pursuit across the state line into White Pigeon early Friday.
BRISTOL — With mosquitos not going anywhere any time soon and the eastern equine encephalitis virus running rampant, the town of Bristol has decided to do what it can to protect its residents from the deadly virus.
ELKHART — Ruthmere Museum has received a grant from Monogram Foods Loves Kids Foundation making it possible to offer field trip assistance to 350 Bristol Elementary School students through June.
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.