It’s August which means it’s almost time for local students to wave goodbye to summer break as the new school year approaches.
BAUGO TOWNSHIP — This winter a custom-painted Jimmies snow plow will be clearing the roads in Baugo Township thanks to Jimtown art students and INDOT.
MISHAWAKA — Jimtown Junior High School took home the overall champion trophy from Daman Products’ 2017 Fluid Power Action Challenge at Bethel College this month.
Every school in Elkhart County is closed on Monday – some by plan and some due to bitterly cold temperatures.
The season's first big snowfall kept Elkhart County snowplows busy Sunday, but will lead to an easier day for nearly all students countywide on Monday.
ELKHART — Kelly Brooks and Clay Landis were named SAM (scholastic, academic, mental) Award winners for 2015-16 during the Jimtown High School spring sports awards program.
Shawntel James is a senior, three-sport athlete at Jimtown High School. James competes in track, volleyball and basketball. She is also a two-time state finals qualifier in the long jump event. She recently signed to play volleyball at Saint Joseph’s College in Rensselaer.
ELKHART — A Baugo School Board member has moved out of Elkhart County, leaving a vacancy that school officials hope to fill immediately.
JIMTOWN — Jimtown High School’s 2015 spring sports MVP award winners are Katie Woods (softball), Nicole Duryea (girls track), Shawntel James (girls track), Nick Floyd (baseball), Adam Gill (boys track), Marquis Schieber (boys track), and Broc Maurer (boys golf),
JIMTOWN — Marcus Moore hopes he has no idea how good of a boys basketball team he’s got at Jimtown High School, not so much because he’s a rookie coach, but because he hopes the team he has right now doesn’t resemble the one he’ll have in a few months.
MERRILLVILLE — Most of the time, three downs was ample for Andrean to move the markers, but even when it wasn’t, these swashbuckling 59ers didn’t care.
JIMTOWN — Nick Floyd, a Jimtown High School senior, is scheduled to sign Thursday, Nov. 13, to continue his academic and baseball careers at NCAA Division I Ball State University.
NAPPANEE — Because of the expected high heat index, the Jimtown at NorthWood junior varsity football game on Monday, Aug. 25, has been changed to a 7:30 p.m. start, according to NorthWood athletic director Norm Sellers.
ELKHART — Experience is thin, and finding a sound blend will have to be a work in progress. But Mike Campbell faced a similar landscape a year ago.
JIMTOWN — Monday, April 14, was Leo Linville's birthday and while it may sound strange, the highlight may have come during Jimtown High School's afternoon track practice.
JIMTOWN — Nick Floyd in boys basketball, Ally Vicsik in girls basketball, Konner Chafin and Jay Franko for wrestling, and Morgan Kerrn in cheerleading and were announced as team MVPs during the Jimtown High School winter sports award program Tuesday, March 18.
JIMTOWN — "Military Appreciation Night" is scheduled for Friday, Feb. 7, when Jimtown High School plays host to Bremen in varsity and junior varsity boys basketball.