Former NIPSCO exec joins Purdue NW to boost economic development

  PNW press release Longtime NIPSCO director of economic development Don Babcock will join the staff of Purdue Northwest Chancellor Thomas L. Keon part time as director of economic ... Continue Reading →

2 LPHS students selected for state Honor Concert Band

  The La Porte High School Music Department is excited to announce that seniors Raul Mejia Palma (right) and Cameron Tucker (left) have been selected for the 2021 Indiana Music ... Continue Reading →

Public welcome to view PNW Big Sell Competition May 1

  The Purdue University Northwest College of Business and the College of Technology will host final pitches in The PNW Big Sell competition starting at 1 p.m. May 1. The annual ... Continue Reading →

Watch LPHS Radio/TV students’ video on La Porte’s promising future

  La Porte High School Radio/TV students Isaac Chezem and Grant Ott-Large have produced a well-received video focusing on La Porte’s progress even in the face of the pandemic. “Isaac ... Continue Reading →

PNW offers summer engineering camps for middle, high school students

  Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering will offer summer enrichment camps for middle and high school students interested in learning ... Continue Reading →

Three A.K. Smith Center seniors receive scholarships

  The Center for Creative Solutions has awarded Tej Ram Gupta scholarships to Alisha Redmon, Autumn Lea Wildfang and Fatima Mota, seniors at the A.K. Smith Center. The scholarships ... Continue Reading →

Many young La Porte musicians receive praise in virtual state competition

  The La Porte Community School Corporation Music Department is proud to recognize several students who participated in the Indiana State School Music Association Solo and Ensemble ... Continue Reading →

Local school districts to receive federal funds to recover from pandemic

  Information from Inside Indiana Business The Indiana Department of Education has announced the list of school corporations that will receive federal stimulus funding from the ... Continue Reading →

New Prairie grad serves as intern at Indiana Statehouse

  New Prairie High School graduate Sydney Moody is gaining experience as an intern with State Rep. Jim Pressel (R-Rolling Prairie) and his fellow members of the Indiana House ... Continue Reading →

Footlight Players offering $1,000 fine arts scholarship

  Any high school senior or individual who has graduated high school in the past two years, is living in La Porte County, and plans to further study in a fine arts program, is ... Continue Reading →