Extension Homemakers present $500 scholarship

  The LaPorte County Extension Homemakers Association presented Michael J. Day with its Student Scholarship on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at its council meeting. This $500 scholarship ... Continue Reading →

New Prairie High School named the 1st Heart Safe School in Indiana

  Story and photos provided by NPHS On May 24, 2021, New Prairie High School was awarded the 1st Heart Safe School designation in Indiana. This project, led by teacher and HOSA-Future ... Continue Reading →

Michigan City High School, Horizon Bank create financial workshop for students

  Horizon Bank has partnered with Michigan City High School to provide a “Making Your Dreams Come True” financial workshop to students. The course is a six-week workshop that ... Continue Reading →

5 LPHS lacrosse players receive inaugural Play for Jake #23 Scholarships

  The Play For Jake Foundation has recognized the inaugural recipients of its #23 Scholarship, a newly founded scholarship in the legacy of Jake West. Nathan Surowiec, Trevor ... Continue Reading →

La Porte School Corp. once again offers summer meal program for kids 18 and younger

  Once again this summer, the La Porte Community School Corporation will provide free meals to children 18 and younger. Meals will be provided at the following schools’ cafeterias ... Continue Reading →

Healthcare Foundation funds new greenhouse at Kesling

  Photos and information provided Thanks to a grant from the Healthcare Foundation of La Porte, Kesling-La Porte Middle School now has a greenhouse for use by middle and high ... Continue Reading →

The heart of Ron Clindaniel

  WNLP editor’s note: Upon hearing of former teacher and coach Ron Clindaniel’s passing on May 31, 2021, local sports historian Matt Werner offered to write this column for ... Continue Reading →

Calling all 1960-69 LPHS grads: Sign up now for September reunion

  The La Porte High School All-’60s Reunion is happening! The reunion will take place Saturday, Sept. 25, at 6 p.m. at the La Porte Civic Auditorium. This is a reunion of ... Continue Reading →

PNW educator prep program recognized for national excellence

  Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW’s) School of Education and Counseling is one of 60 providers from 26 states to receive accreditation from the Council for the Accreditation ... Continue Reading →

LPHS artists add beauty to the parks in a unique way

  La Porte High School art teacher Marybeth Lebo’s students finished out the school year painting more trash barrels for the La Porte Park and Recreation Department. Here ... Continue Reading →