Jorden Clemens of South Central, Bailey Scott of LaPorte High receive 4-year Unity/Lilly scholarships

Information from Unity Foundation Two outstanding LaPorte County students have been named recipients of full-tuition, four-year scholarships as Unity Foundation of LaPorte County 2018 ... Continue Reading →

For this family, grilled cheese and hot chocolate equal remembering Grandpa on Veterans Day

EDITOR’S NOTE: WNLP contributor Mike Kellems, who photographed South Central School’s Veterans Day ceremony last week, passed along information about an essay read by elementary ... Continue Reading →

New Prairie senior selected to march in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Information from New Prairie School Corp. A New Prairie High School senior will represent her school and community by performing in the Macy’s Great American Marching Band on Thanksgiving ... Continue Reading →

9 local high school seniors selected as Lilly Endowment Foundation Scholarship finalists

 Photos and information provided Unity Foundation of LaPorte County congratulates nine local high school seniors as LaPorte County finalists for the prestigious Lilly Endowment ... Continue Reading →

Boston students interview veterans to preserve their histories

Photo and information provided Boston Middle School eighth-grade students recently interviewed 130 local U.S. veterans. The students prepared by writing questions and practicing their ... Continue Reading →

South Central students honor veterans at ceremony

  WNLP photos by Mike Kellems (click to enlarge) South Central Elementary School honored military veterans Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, with a special ceremony. Mrs. Malecki’s ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Marching Band makes finals, places 4th overall at state

Photos and information provided (click photos to enlarge) The LaPorte High School Marching Band placed 4th at the Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) Scholastic A Class ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte High School Class of 1977 makes $5,000 gift to Unity’s Teen Dream Fund

Photo and information from Unity Foundation (Click photo to enlarge) The LPHS Class of 1977 topped its recent 40th Reunion celebration with a $5,000 donation to the Teen Dream Fund, ... Continue Reading →

Symphony concert introduces thousands of kids to the magic of music

Photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) More than 5,000 students from throughout LaPorte County, South Bend and surrounding communities attended the LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra’s ... Continue Reading →

Tonagel is tops in school principal association’s District 2

Press release provided: On Sunday, Nov. 19, the Indiana Association of School Principals (IASP) will recognize Ben Tonagel, principal at LaPorte High School, as the 2017 District ... Continue Reading →