Conductor Bauman issues statement regarding his leaving symphony post

EDITOR’S NOTE: The LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra announced in a March 6 press release that Philip Bauman would be stepping down as its conductor in May. (See that release at http://whatsnewlaporte.com/2018/03/06/bauman-stepping-down-as-lp-symphony-conductor/). ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Jazz Band is headed to state finals

The LaPorte High School Jazz Band has qualified as one of eight schools with instrumental jazz ensembles to perform in the 3rd annual Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) ... Continue Reading →

Bauman stepping down as LP Symphony conductor

Press release from LCSO LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra Conductor and Music Director Philip J. Bauman will step down after a long and accomplished tenure with the orchestra when ... Continue Reading →

LPHS musicians earn top honors

The LaPorte High School Winter Color Guard won the Scholastic Open Class at its contest Sunday, March 4, 2018, at Thornton Fractional South High School in Lansing, IL.   Open Class ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Color Guard takes 2nd at regional championship

Information provided The LaPorte High School Winter Color Guard advanced to the finals and placed 2nd in the Scholastic Open Class at the Winter Guard International (WGI) Chicago ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Color Guard takes 6th in Midwest regional

Information provided The LaPorte High School Winter Color Guard placed 6th in the Scholastic Open Class finals competition at the Winter Guard International (WGI) Indianapolis ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Winter Guard gets another 1st

Information provided The LaPorte High School Winter Color Guard won the Scholastic Open Class at the Midwest Color Guard Circuit Contest on Feb. 11, 2018, at Naperville Central High ... Continue Reading →

Imagine yourselves as Fred and Ginger? Ballroom dance classes start Feb. 15

Press release from LaPorte Park Department Looking for a unique gift for your valentine? Surprise him or her by registering for the LaPorte Park and Recreation Department’s Ballroom ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Winter Guard wins at 1st 2018 contest

Information provided The LaPorte High School Winter Color Guard won the Scholastic Open Class at the opening contest of the 2018 season on Jan. 28.  The contest, sponsored ... Continue Reading →

LPHS students earn 96 gold, 2 silver at state vocal/piano solo, ensemble contests

Information provided Students from the LaPorte High School Music Department participated in the Indiana State School Music Association Vocal and Piano Solo and Ensemble Contest on Saturday, ... Continue Reading →