Glen Hammons, 1928-2019

Glen D. Hammons, 91, of LaPorte, IN, passed away Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at Oak Wood Manor in LaPorte. He was born April 28, 1928, in Devonia, TN, the son of Harry Hammons and Cassie ... Continue Reading →

Patricia Mulligan, 1938-2019

Patricia Ann Mulligan, 80, passed away Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019, in Sandwich, IL, after suffering with dementia. She was born Oct. 8, 1938, in LaPorte, IN, to Stephen and Lorraine (Kuta) ... Continue Reading →

“The Golden Age: Indiana Literature” exhibit is coming to LaPorte museum

The LaPorte County Historical Society Museum will be hosting “The Golden Age: Indiana Literature (1880-1920)” from Sept. 4 through Sept. 28, 2019. This is a traveling exhibit on ... Continue Reading →

Are you ready for some football?

WNLP story and photos by Mike Kellems (more photos below) Slicer fans were able to see a preview of the 2019 season Friday night, Aug. 16, 2019, including their first look at first-year ... Continue Reading →

Test drive a Ford Aug. 24 in LPHS Band fundraiser

Press release provided Raise as much as $6,000 for the LaPorte Marching Band with Ford Lincoln of LaPorte and the community of LaPorte by Taking the Wheel with Ford. This event will ... Continue Reading →

Michael Dimmett, 1954-2019

Michael Duane Dimmett, 65, of LaPorte, IN, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019, at his home in LaPorte. He was born March 29, 1954, in Evansville , IN, the son of Theodore Dimmett ... Continue Reading →

Marilyn “Jean” Fain, 1941-2019

Marilyn “Jean” Fain, 78, of LaPorte, IN, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, Aug. 16, 2019. She was born Aug. 8, 1941, in Leiters Ford, IN, to O.C. Harold and ... Continue Reading →

Orchestra hosting auditions Aug. 27

The LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra (LCSO) and Interim Music Director Charles Steck announce auditions for the 2019-2020 season. Auditions will take place Aug. 27 from 7 p.m. to 9:30 ... Continue Reading →

Performances of LPHS Band, followed by Middle of the Road, made for a perfect evening in the park

WNLP photos and information by Mike Kellems Several hundred people turned out Wednesday evening, Aug. 14, 2019, to relax and listen to the LaPorte High School Marching Band perform ... Continue Reading →

Students, teachers settle in at the new Kesling Intermediate School, LaPorte Middle School campus

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019, marked the start of a new era for students in grades 5-8 in LaPorte Community Schools. The new Kesling campus — which includes ... Continue Reading →