Ryin Ott, Carson Crass named to all-conference basketball teams

  La Porte Slicer Ryin Ott has been named to the 2019-2020 All-Conference Girls Basketball Team, while Slicer Carson Crass has been named to the All-Conference Boys Basketball ... Continue Reading →

A glass of wine and a love for golf: Susie’s secret to a good 100 years

What’s not to love about a lady who just celebrated her 100th birthday — a lady who, as one might expect from a healthy centenarian —  goes to church, has many stories ... Continue Reading →

From Greg Fruth: LP’s first football coach (and the world’s foremost anesthesiologist)

Retired La Porte High School teacher Greg Fruth shares this second installment of his series on La Porte football. Greg has a treasure trove of stories on football in La Porte. “Combining ... Continue Reading →

The 2019-20 basketball season draws to a close; here is a wrap-up from Mike Kellems

Story and photos by Mike Kellems     The 2019-2020 basketball season came to a close for all teams in La Porte County following sectional play this weekend. La Porte, Michigan ... Continue Reading →

LPHS boys basketball season ends at sectional with disappointing 70-60 loss to Wolves

Story and photos by Mike Kellems      The high school post season heated up last night in La Porte gym as cross county rivals competed in a fierce game in a class 4A sectional. ... Continue Reading →

Support Lions Clubs’ projects and join in their golf scramble

Local Lions Clubs have an eye toward spring with the announcement of their 14th golf scramble. Six La Porte County Lions Clubs are sponsoring their golf scramble on Friday, May 22, ... Continue Reading →

Greg Fruth shares his love of LPHS football with this history of the Slicers

Greg Fruth may be retired from La Porte High School, but he continues to inspire a love of learning.  Greg, a self-described “Slicer football pack rat,” has compiled a series of ... Continue Reading →

Baseball fans, come meet Dave and Dave at the Biggest Little Baseball Museum

    Area baseball fans have a unique opportunity to visit about America’s pastime with two former Major League players who hail from this area.  They are both named Dave, ... Continue Reading →

Plan for summer fun now: park department registering boys & girls for ball programs

Parents are urged to register their child/children soon for the La Porte Park and Recreation Department’s programs for Boys Baseball and Girls Softball. Registrations will be ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Boys Basketball team to play March 4; tickets now on sale

Ed Gilliland, La Porte High School director of athletics, has released the schedule for the La Porte boys basketball sectional. Also, tickets are on sale now. Season tickets will ... Continue Reading →