LPHS, middle school bands to present 2 free concerts Dec. 10, 11

The LaPorte High School Bands and the Boston and Kesling Middle School Bands will present two concerts in the LaPorte High School Performing Arts Center. On Monday, Dec. 10, the LPHS ... Continue Reading →

3 people shot in Michigan City; no word on their conditions

Three people were shot on Sherman Avenue in Michigan City Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018, at about 7:48 a.m., Michigan City Police said. “The MCPD Investigative Division and the LaPorte County ... Continue Reading →

Bring the family to renew your magic of Christmas at Little Theatre’s “Yes, Virginia”

Photos and information by Chad Parrette and Katy Gartland  The holiday season can sometimes cause one to lose faith. But when 8-year-old Virginia loses faith in Santa Claus, ... Continue Reading →

Jean Greybar, 1927-2018

Jean Greybar, 91, of LaPorte, IN, passed away peacefully at 8:05 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018, at Brentwood Assisted Living Home in LaPorte. She was born July 17, 1927, in Herrin, IL, ... Continue Reading →

Attack on Pearl Harbor was 77 years ago, but LaPorte industries had a jump on the war effort

EDITOR’S NOTE: This column by LaPorte County Historian Fern Eddy Schultz was originally published by WNLP in 2009. It is being re-posted here in honor of the 77th anniversary of ... Continue Reading →

Hoy Howard Jr., 1953-2018

Hoy D. Howard Jr., 65, of LaPorte, IN, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at Memorial Hospital in South Bend, IN. He was born April 28, 1953, in Knox, IN, the son of Hoy Howard Sr. ... Continue Reading →

Singing Co. presents free “It’s Christmas” concert Dec. 14

The Singing Co. of LaPorte County will present its annual “It’s Christmas” Concert, a musical medley of holiday merriment, on Friday, Dec. 14. The concert will take place at the ... Continue Reading →

Grants fund Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus, equipped with cameras, for firefighters

Story and photos by Mike Kellems Recently several fire departments in LaPorte County benefited from a federal grant that allowed for the purchase of a critical piece of equipment. ... Continue Reading →

Bring your 2018 baby to meet the folks who delivered her/him at LP Hospital Dec. 13

It’s called “‘Tis the Season! A Jolly Family Affair” and it aims to unite OB professionals and the tots they delivered in 2018 at LaPorte Hospital. This fun event will take ... Continue Reading →

LPHS students fill 80-plus stockings for military members

(Photo and information provided) The LaPorte Slicer Student Athletic Council recently coordinated, in conjunction with Cutler Funeral Home, the stuffing of more than 80 stockings to ... Continue Reading →