GOSHEN — Infant mortality in Indiana has dropped to its lowest rate in six years, but the death of any newborn is still one too many for Melanie Sizemore.
ELKHART — Desiree Beauchamp-Boucher wanted to give people a chance to do something they’re normally not supposed to do with art: Get close, put their hands on it and see what it does.
GOSHEN — An evidence-based, world-renowned parenting support program for parents and caregivers of children with developmental disabilities is returning to Elkhart County courtesy of Triple P – Positive Parenting Program.
SOUTH BEND — The South Bend-Elkhart Region has been named a 21st Century Talent Region by Indiana Secretary of Career Connections and Talent Blair Milo.
GOSHEN — Middle school teacher Naomi Zook sees a change come over her students whenever immigration concerns are in the news.
The staff and board members of the Elkhart County 4-H Fair recently attended the International Association of Fairs and Expos (IAFE) Annual Convention and the Indiana Association of Fairs (INAF) where the Fair won several awards.
BRISTOL — The number of euthanizations at the Humane Society of Elkhart County has decreased drastically in the past decade, sparing the lives of thousands of cats and dogs, officials say.
ELKHART — The Elkhart County Jail will hold detained immigrants for up to 72 hours, rather than the previous limit of 48 hours, following a request from U.S. Immigration Customs and Enforcement, Sheriff Jeff Siegel announced Thursday.
GOSHEN — The noise and dust that come with the demolition of the old juvenile jail in downtown Goshen could start early in the new year, county officials learned Monday.
ELKHART — A helping hand from relatives, neighbors and the community is restoring the faith of a Cleveland Township family devastated by a fire that destroyed their home and all their belongings – including keepsakes, Christmas presents and clothing.
ELKHART — Two Habitat for Humanity families received the keys to their new homes on Stiver Avenue recently, joined by board members, volunteers and other supporters, as well as relatives and friends.
GOSHEN — The Elkhart County Council on Saturday approved new positions meant to help manage the courts and recover millions in outstanding probation user fees.
ELKHART — Nine Elkhart County students are being honored with significant scholarships from the Community Foundation of Elkhart County and Lilly Endowment Inc.
INDIANAPOLIS — Elkhart County Commissioner Suzanne Weirick has been elected head of the Indiana Association of County Commissioners (IACC) Northeast District during the organization’s annual conference.
ELKHART — The Walmart on Old U.S. 20 near Ash Road was swarming with Elkhart police officers Thursday evening, but not to worry, it wasn’t for anything crime-related.
ELKHART — Despite nationwide concern that flu season has begun as early as it has in 15 years, Elkhart County is not yet experiencing a significant outbreak, although health officials are urging everyone to get vaccinated.
GOSHEN — The Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office will move ahead with the $976,000 purchase of new body cameras after a vote by the county commissioners Monday.
ELKHART — A fast-growing volunteer service program launched by Lippert Components Inc. is making a move to Community Foundation of Elkhart County.
DUNLAP — Elkhart County Sheriff's Office deputies and SWAT team members surrounded a house near Concord Intermediate School late Sunday afternoon before arresting an Elkhart man on an outstanding warrant for armed robbery.
ELKHART — It was a full day of celebration for The Elkhart County Crossing School of Business & Entrepreneurship on Friday as the group officially opened its new corporate offices in Elkhart and received a grant for its Entrepreneurial Training Center in Goshen.
ELKHART — The newest corrections officers for the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office took their oaths of office during a ceremony Monday at Elkhart Superior Court 2. Judge Stephen Bowers administered the oath.
ELKHART — Since opening in July, the Elkhart Health & Aquatics Center has already exceeded slightly over half of its membership goal for five years, leaders said.
GOSHEN — The Simonton Lake dredging project is wrapping up, but county storm water officials have expressed concerns ahead of a site visit from state agencies.