Joe Henning, Max Cotter are New Prairie’s valedictorian, salutatorian

Joe Henning is valedictorian and Max Cotter is salutatorian of New Prairie High School’s Class of 2019. — Joe Henning is the son of Jim and Cathleen Henning. He currently has ... Continue Reading →

Scholarship available to students seeking a career in surgical environment

LaPorte and Porter County students seeking a career in the surgical environment may apply for an award of up to $5,000 through the Maria Petti Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship ... Continue Reading →

“You Can Be a Nurse,” Franciscan Health nurses show Edgewood Elementary kids

In celebration of National Nurses Week, nursing team members from Franciscan Health Michigan City presented their annual “You Can Be a Nurse” program at Edgewood Elementary School. ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Class of 1969 invites alum to gather July 6

LaPorte High School’s Class of 1969 is celebrating its 50-year class reunion July 6, 2019, at the LaPorte Civic Auditorium. Reunion details are available at Inquiries ... Continue Reading →

Tyler Benn is valedictorian, Rachel Gerick is salutatorian of LPHS Class of 2019

Press release provided  Principal Ben Tonagel of LaPorte High School, is proud to announce the valedictorian and salutatorian for the Class of 2019: Tyler Benn and Rachel Gerick. ... Continue Reading →

Hurry — LP Airport Aviation Camp slots are filling up quickly

The LaPorte Municipal Airport will host its annual Aviation Camp for youths entering grades 6-12 from June 10-14. Two age group camps will be held: for youths entering grades 6-8, ... Continue Reading →

7th-8th grade girls and boys invited to attend Indiana Sheriffs Association Youth Leadership Camp

Press release provided The Indiana Sheriffs Association (ISA) will celebrate its 40th annual Youth Leadership Camp, which will be held in June and July again this year. The ISA is ... Continue Reading →

Concrete on Stone: Whitecaps be damned, some gutsy collegians test their vessels

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski Collegiate competitors in the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Great Lakes Student Conference’s Concrete Boat Races arrived at Stone Lake ... Continue Reading →

Students witness what could happen in a very real way during mock crash

Photos and story by Mike Kellems   Twisted metal, broken glass and a loud explosion shook the ground and rattled the students at Westville High School Friday morning, ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Winter Guard takes 2nd at its host event

The LaPorte High School Winter Color Guard received the Silver Medal for placing 2nd in the Scholastic Open class finals of the Midwest Color Guard Circuit Championships held March ... Continue Reading →