Slicer volleyball, tennis teams chalk up victories

Information submitted The LaPorte Slicers volleyball team (1-0, 0-0) defeated the visiting Plymouth Pilgrims in straight sets, 25-18, 25-18, 25-17, on Aug. 14. Leading the way offensively ... Continue Reading →

Slicers, Cougars start their seasons squaring off Aug. 17

The Slicer varsity football team will travel to New Prairie on Aug. 17 for the season opener for both teams. Game time is 7 p.m. Central time.   Tickets may be purchased ... Continue Reading →

200-plus athletes sweat it out to compete in 39th annual LP Triathlon

WNLP photos by Mike Kellems The swim probably felt best on a steamy day as more than 200 competed in the 39th annual LaPorte County Family YMCA Triathlon. Athletes of a wide range of ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Turbos are seeking an assistant coach

The LaPorte Community Turbos Swim Club is seeking an assistant coach. For more information, visit this link: You ... Continue Reading →

Take in the White Sox game July 27 and help the Clarke Park fundraising effort

WNLP photo and story by Bob Wellinski  Realizing the importance of community, the Chicago White Sox are lending their support by joining in the fundraising efforts for the Clarke ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte’s 1st of 3 Night Bike Rides this summer is June 15

Bicyclists of all ages are invited to participate in the LaPorte Park and Recreation Department’s Night Bike Rides this summer, scheduled for Fridays, June 15, July 20, and Aug. ... Continue Reading →

Phi Delta Kappa defeats Knights of Columbus in annual Thode Tourney

Photos and information provided A quick start in the first inning jump-started Phi Delta Kappa to victory in the 41st annual Walt Thode Tournament Saturday, June 9, 2018. Phi Delta ... Continue Reading →

Slicers win golf sectional for 3rd year in a row

The LaPorte Slicers boys golf team captured its third straight sectional title at Beechwood Golf Course on Friday, June 1, 2018. The Slicers shot their best round of the year ... Continue Reading →

Slicer swimmer Isaac Temores signs with Wabash College

From LPHS Athletic Office Congratulations to Isaac Temores, who will continue his swimming career at Wabash College. Isaac is shown here with his parents, Maria and Juan, and his sister, ... Continue Reading →

Aging Clarke Park and Field get a big step toward new life with $20,000 donation from 1st Source Bank

WNLP photos and story by Bob Wellinski LaPorte Park and Recreation Department Superintendent Mark Schreiber told the group gathered at Clarke Park Saturday morning, April 28, ... Continue Reading →