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  • GN140414 us 20 trash 01 ELKHART COUNTY COMMISSIONERS: Answer sought for trash blowing in the wind along U.S. 20 GOSHEN — The trash is building up along U.S. 20, and it’s time to do something about it. That was the word from County Commissioner Mike Yoder during a meeting of the Elkhart County Board of Commissioners Monday morning. During the meeting, Yoder sai

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • GN140416 Francines Friends Donation $550 gift will help pay for mammograms at Parkview LaGrange Hospital LAGRANGE — Earlier this month Laura Lemings of the LaGrange County Community Foundation presented a check for $550 to Rob Myers, president of Parkview LaGrange Hospital, and Debi Kennedy, community outreach coordinator of the Parkview Comprehensive C

    April 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • GN140414 palm sunday tornadoes_3904 Destruction from Palm Sunday tornadoes vivid in display at county museum BRISTOL — Susan Briner looked at photos of the destruction from the tornadoes that hit Elkhart County 49 years ago on Palm Sunday, April 11, 1965.

    April 14, 2014 2 Photos

  • GN140413 goshen graphix 01 GC students produce pop culture publication for class Reality, meet artistry — and the occasional human/rabbit hybrid. A group of Goshen College students has produced “Goshen Graphix II,” a collection of illustrated memoirs. “Graphix” is the result of coursework as part of the GC class “English 230, Literature and Pop Culture: The Graphic Novel.”

    April 13, 2014 4 Photos

  • NWS GN0414 You Should Know image 02 Goshen Student wears crown

    GOSHEN -- The smile on the face of Alexis Brown is as bright as the sparkling jewels on her crown. The Goshen Middle School eighth-grader, who attends classes for students with moderate and severe cognitive impairment, was recently crowned 2014 Miss

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • FEA GN140413 kolton nay A fantasy-filled spring break Just four and a half miles from downtown Goshen -- a nine- minute drive from the Goshen College campus -- lies a 6,000-foot sod airstrip, where 68 aircraft reside, including seven private company jets. As I drove up to the main terminal, a small

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • NWS GN140414 parkview donation image Foundation funds mammogram screenings LAGRANGE -- Late last week Laura Lemings of the LaGrange County Community Foundation presented a check for $550 to Rob Myers, president of Parkview LaGrange Hospital, and Debi Kennedy, community outreach coordinator of the Parkview Comprehensive Canc

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • BIZ GN0413 tech talk column image 5 keys for businesses to succeed on Facebook With Facebook becoming such a normal and assumed part of daily life for the average American, most businesses recognize the value of using Facebook to increase their business visibility and brand reputation. Retailers and local businesses are no exce

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • Elkhart County Bldg Elkhart County Council to increase scrutiny after outcry by ex-highway workers GOSHEN — The spending habits of Elkhart County government, particularly as they relate to the Elkhart County Highway Department, came under heavy fire by a group of disgruntled former employees Saturday during a meeting of the Elkhart County Council, prompting council members to vow increased scrutiny of the department in the coming weeks.

    April 12, 2014 1 Photo

  • GN140413 GHS percussion champs Goshen High School percussionists named World Champions

    The Goshen High School concert percussion ensemble won the gold medal and was named World Champion Friday evening at the Winter Guard International World Championships. The competition took place in Dayton, Ohio.

    April 12, 2014 1 Photo


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