Applications being accepted for Neil Thompson Memorial Scholarship

The LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office is now seeking applications for the Neil Thompson Memorial Scholarship. The $1,000 scholarship is available to any senior scheduled to graduate ... Continue Reading →

Crichfield Elementary is a Four-Star School once again

For the second year in a row, LaPorte’s Crichfield Elementary School is on the Indiana Department of Education’s list of Four Star Schools. Crichfield, which has also earned the ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Winter Color Guard takes 1st at Lake Park

The LaPorte High School Winter Color Guard placed 1st in the Scholastic Open Class at the Midwest Color Guard Circuit (MWCGC) Contest at Lake Park High School in Roselle, IL, on March ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Class of 1969’s 50th reunion is July 6

LaPorte High School Class of 1969 classmates are invited to gather to celebrate their 50-year reunion on Saturday, July 6, 2019.   Return to the majestic Civic Auditorium, site of ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte, New Prairie school corporations to hold kindergarten registrations in March

The LaPorte and New Prairie school corporations have released information on their upcoming kindergarten enrollments: LaPorte Community School Corp. Kindergarten registration will ... Continue Reading →

85 LPHS students awarded medals at state vocal, piano, ensemble contest

Students from the LaPorte High School Music Department participated in the Indiana State School Music Association Vocal and Piano Solo and Ensemble Contest on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Winter Guard takes a first

The LaPorte High School Winter Color Guard won the Scholastic Open Class at the Midwest Color Guard Circuit Contest Feb. 10, 2019, at Naperville Central High School in Naperville, IL. Complete ... Continue Reading →

Students pursuing criminal justice careers may apply for sheriff’s association scholarships

Press release provided   LaPorte County Sheriff John Boyd has announced that the Indiana Sheriff’s Association (ISA) will again award scholarships to qualified high school seniors ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Mayor Krentz, chosen by GOP caucus in 2017, won’t seek a full term in 2019 election

LaPorte Mayor Mark Krentz announced Jan. 1, 2019, that he will not seek a full term as LaPorte mayor in the 2019 city election. Krentz was elected by GOP caucus on Aug. 11, 2017, to ... Continue Reading →

Unity Foundation announces 2 LP County recipients of 4-year, full-tuition scholarships

Information provided Two outstanding LaPorte County students have been named recipients of full-tuition, four-year scholarships as Unity Foundation of LaPorte County 2019 Lilly Endowment ... Continue Reading →