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GOSHEN — Goshen College students, faculty and community members will focus on the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. and explore the theme “King: The Man, The Motive, The Movement,” during the campus’ annual public celebration events Sunday and Monday.

The woods are mostly quiet. Every now and then, a full gust of wind grabs the top of the trees and shakes them down, but I can hear the crunch of my footsteps in the snow. Snowflakes are coming down thick and soft like someone just shook out the lining of a feather pillow.

Goshen police were kept busy over the weekend when they answered numerous calls that ended with arrests. Those incidents include:


ELKHART — When a child is having to go through the Elkhart County courts system, whether it be for foster care or obtaining services, adult court advocates can be a grounding and comforting source of support.

Video marketing is in overdrive. In a January 2018 HubSpot study, 97 percent of marketers said video marketing has helped increase user understanding of their products and services. Up to 76 percent also said that videos have helped them increase sales. Here are some of the reasons you shoul…


INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana legislator who says she was groped at a bar by state Attorney General Curtis Hill wants to make it easier to remove some state officeholders from their positions.


UPDATE: On Friday afternoon, the Elkhart County Sheriff's Office clarified Joshua Perry was booked on the warrants, but not incarcerated at the Jail. Meaning, county police took him into custody and entered him into the system while he continues to receive medical treatment at a hospital in …

I find it very hard to admit this but, I may have officially crossed over into over-the-hill-fuddy-duddiness. I find it hard to believe because even though I entered another decade, and in many cases qualify for senior citizen deals, I’m young at heart and mind. I still think I’m in my 30s.

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GOSHEN — Investigators may release details next week about an incident in which a Goshen police officer fired a gun after a pursuit and a suspect was treated for injuries. Whether the suspect was shot, and what prompted the officer to open fire are questions awaiting answers.

GOSHEN — An Elkhart man faces more than 20 years in prison for his role in a bank robbery in which another man was killed, as well as for violating his probation. The robbery charge amounted to less than half of the total sentence, though.

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DUNLAP — The Indiana Fire Marshal’s office has joined an investigation into a fire that destroyed a building at a wood-pallet business in Dunlap Monday night. This was the second large fire at the company, Recycled/New Pallets Inc., in three years.

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MIDDLEBURY — The days of sharing athletic facilities will soon be over at Northridge High School. Following its second public meeting Tuesday, the Middlebury Community Schools Board of Education voted to move forward with the $15 million plan to build new outdoor facilities, which will inclu…


Indiana high school students on average graduated at a slightly higher rate in 2018 than they did the previous year, a statistic that appears to hold true for most local high schools as well.

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INDIANAPOLIS — As Alivia Stahl and her twin 6-year-old brothers crossed a two-lane Fulton County road to board their school bus on Oct. 30, the driver of an oncoming Toyota Tacoma apparently failed to respond to the flashing lights of the bus.

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