Driver killed in collision with train in Kosciusko County Wednesday
KOSCIUSKO COUNTY, Ind. -- A Syracuse man is dead in Kosciusko County after the vehicle he was driving was hit by a train at the Bishop Road railroad crossing in Northeast Kosciusko County on Wednesday. Authorities say at 12:59 p.m., Kosciusko County 911 Emergency Dispatch Center dispatched county deputies and...
Water boil advisory in effect for Albion homes in area of water main break
ALBION, Ind. (WFFT) - A water boil advisory is in effect for Albion homes that lost water pressure due to a water main break. The homes are in Rolling River Bluff, on Highland Park Drive, South York or Chestnut Streets in Albion. The advisory will be in place for 48...
Goshen man arrested after driving with over three times legal alcohol limit in system
A Goshen man was arrested after driving with more than three times the legal limit of alcohol in his system. Officers were called just before 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 27, to the 600 Block of West Lincoln Avenue where they found Daniel Franco, 31, slumped over the wheel, with the vehicle in gear, blocking the roadway.
If you’re still looking for the perfect place to enjoy the upcoming eclipse, consider Chain O’Lakes State Park
The park has numerous spots still available for rental during the eclipse.
Exploring Shipshewana: A Journey Through its 3 Irresistible Pretzels
The focus of this article is on three distinct pretzels you can find in Shipshewana. Have you had the chance to taste any of these yet? We invite you to share your experiences and thoughts in the comments section below.
Goshen Feb 27 Weekly Crime Report: 30 Incidents and 2 Crime Stories
Goshen Feb 27 Weekly Crime Report: 30 Incidents and 2 Crime Stories. During the last week, Goshen reported a total of 30 crime cases. The most common type of crime was 'Arrest' with 13 cases, accounting for approximately 43% of the total crimes. This was followed by 'Assault' with 6 cases, 'Vandalism' with 4 cases, and 'Theft' with 3 cases. The remaining four categories, 'Trespass', 'Burglary', 'Suspicious Situation', and 'Other', each recorded 1 case, summing up the total. This data reveals a concerning predominance of arrests, suggesting a potential surge in law enforcement activities in the place. The presence of assault cases also indicates a level of violence that needs to be addressed. The lower incidences of theft, trespass, burglary, and suspicious situations, while less alarming, still add to the overall crime rate in Goshen.
Goshen man accused in string of burglaries learns his fate
A Goshen man accused in a string of burglaries was sentenced by plea to six years in total. Most of them will be served on work release. Court documents say police were called to Berkshire Hathaway on Elkhart Road for a burglary that happened on the night of April 12.
Elkhart man sentenced in connection with auto theft from Goshen car dealership
An Elkhart man was sentenced by plea agreement in connection with an auto theft from a Goshen car dealership. Court documents say an officer found a blue Chevrolet Cavalier reported as stolen driving down Lincolnway East in June of last year. The vehicle pulled into 24/7 cars and the driver...
Six seniors sign for college football at East Noble
KENDALLVILLE, Ind. (WANE) – Six East Noble High School seniors signed to play college football on Monday as Zander Brazel (Trine), Keegan Corbin (Trine), Zack Leighty (Marian University), Connor Leins (Trine), Grant Pattee (Saint Francis), and Tyson Reinbold (Trine) all signed a letter of intent.
15-year-old girl recovering after being struck by vehicle
A 15-year-old girl is recovering after being struck by a vehicle. It happened around 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 24, at the intersection of Riverside Boulevard and West Avenue in Goshen. Police were not called to the scene, but a report was filed later, stating that a relative told officers...
Allan Kauffman resigns from Goshen School Board
Former Goshen Mayor Allan Kauffman submitted his resignation as a member of the Goshen School Board. He sent a letter stating health issues are preventing him from carrying out his work on the board. Kauffman is also facing Level 6 felony counts for fraudulent campaign violations, but a stay was...
Snider knocks out host East Noble in 4A boys basketball sectional opener
Snider knocks out host East Noble in 4A boys basketball sectional opener.
High Voltage Dance Team helps special night shine
SHIPSHEWANA, Ind. — Trine University’s High Voltage Dance Team, alongside Trine mascot Storm, attended a special event to celebrate those ages 14 and older who have special needs. The ninth annual Night to Shine, founded and supported by the Tim Tebow Foundation, took place nationwide on Feb. 9....
Lakeland edges Wawasee in sectional opener
NECC champion Lakeland edged Wawasee 55-53 to move on in the Sectional 20 tournament. High School Basketball: Sectional Quarterfinals (2/27) The FOX 55 Sports team brings you action from 10 area high school boys basketball games as sectional tournament play begins.
Noble County teacher suspended following school uproar over teaching gender identity
A packed Wayne Center Middle School was the stage for a battle over teaching ethics Tuesday night during an East Noble School Corporation board meeting.
Ekhart man faces five years after pleading guilty to burglary, auto theft
An Elkhart man will face three years probation and two years on home detention after pleading guilty to burglary and auto theft on Thursday. Anthony Aker is one of two men charged in the burglary and auto theft. Aker told Judge Michael Christofeno that he messed up and trusted people he should not have trusted, alleging that they had told him to move the cars around and that he did not realize they were stolen.
Local Residents Invited to Elkhart County's Annual Flood Resilience Public Meeting and Pay Dirt Conference 2024
Elkhart County will host its annual Flood Resilience Public Meeting on Tuesday, March 5th, 2024, at the Elkhart County 4H Fairgrounds. This meeting is part of the Pay Dirt conference. Attendees will learn about Goshen’s Flood Resilience Plan, the effects of flooding, and flood mitigation efforts. The event will also include expert discussions and displays.
Diners and Dives Road Trip — Camp Alexander Mack
MILFORD — Did you go to summer camp as a kid? Do you remember campfires, rustic cabins, the loudspeaker trumpeting “Attention Campers!” or Taps playing at the break of dawn? Do you remember lining up for oatmeal or pancakes and competing for cleanest cabin or funniest skit?
Two men sentenced to over 60 years after being found guilty of murder
Two men were sentenced to over 60 years after being found guilty of murder. Alvin Sanders III and Da’Quavion Wiley had a joint bench trial in September and were convicted for the May 2021 shooting death of 15-year-old Woody Lewis. Lewis was found outside of a McKinley Avenue home...