All 3 LPHS concert bands get top rating at state contest

Information provided Each of the three concert bands in the LaPorte High School Music Department received Gold Division ratings at the Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) ... Continue Reading →

Seniors pursuing law enforcement-related fields may apply for Neil Thompson Scholarship

The LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office is now accepting applications for the Patrolman Neil Thompson Memorial Scholarship. A scholarship in the amount of $1,000 will be awarded to a ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Color Guard finishes season by making semifinals in national championship

Information provided The LaPorte High School Winter Color Guard competed at the Winter Guard International World Championships held in Dayton, OH, on April 6, 7 and 8. Prelims for the ... Continue Reading →

LP Healthcare Foundation announces scholarships available; apply now

Information provided The Healthcare Foundation of LaPorte takes great pride in offering scholarship awards to students in the LaPorte community, a tradition started by the LaPorte Hospital ... Continue Reading →

School days: Museum showcases where our ancestors learned readin’, writin’, ‘rithmetic

The LaPorte County Historical Society Museum is unveiling a new, permanent display on the lower level of the museum, showcasing schools in LaPorte County; some still in existence, ... Continue Reading →

Winners of READ’s Spell Bowl announced

READ LaPorte County Inc. announces the winning teams at its annual Spell Bowl held on March 29, 2017. First place went to the Super Principals: Denise Sanders, Diane Szynal, Donna Biggs ... Continue Reading →

Boston Middle School students to host “Project Paws” adoption fair April 13

By Boston Middle School writers Anna Kubik, Veronica Karagory and Chaise Magnuson The Boston Middle School seventh-grade philanthropy students will host a dog adoption fair, “Project ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Winter Guard hosts Midwest Championship — and wins it

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) The LaPorte High School Winter Color Guard received the Gold Medal for placing first in the Scholastic Open Class finals of the ... Continue Reading →

Let’s Play Music LaPorte welcomes kids to join program

Photos and information provided Let’s Play Music, a research-based children’s music program, is now enrolling for Fall 2017 in LaPorte. This foundational music program has enjoyed ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Aero Club awards two scholarships

The LaPorte Aero Club awarded two scholarships to aviation-oriented students at its March 18, 2017, dinner at the airport clubhouse. This year’s scholarship awardees are Tobias Smith ... Continue Reading →