La Portean George Boardman to pitch at Four Winds Field July 21

La Portean George “Boardy” Boardman will be pitching in the Indiana “Futures Games” on Tuesday, July 21 at Four Winds Field in South Bend, Ind. This is an annual ... Continue Reading →

Slicer Booster Club’s golf event still on for July 11

Golfers are reminded that the Slicer Booster Club Golf Outing is set for a week from Saturday, July 11 at Beechwood Golf Course. The original May date had been re-scheduled due to ... Continue Reading →

Park Department: all games scheduled for tonight are cancelled

The La Porte Park and Recreation Department has announced that all T-Ball, Girls Coach Pitch, Boys Baseball, Junior Boys Baseball, Junior Girls and Senior Girls games scheduled for ... Continue Reading →

Kiwanis golf outing Friday, July 24 at Beechwood

    The Kiwanis Club of La Porte will host its 17th annual golf outing Friday, July 24 at Beechwood Golf Course. The fund-raiser allows Kiwanis Club to support various organizations ... Continue Reading →

From the notebooks of Greg Fruth: Dr. James Hartson, only steps away

Greg Fruth, a self-described “Slicer football pack rat” and a retired La Porte High School teacher, has compiled a series of stories gleaned from countless hours of research. He ... Continue Reading →

Outdoor fitness equipment now featured at both Luhr and Creek Ridge county parks

Thanks to its partnership with the Healthcare Foundation of La Porte, the La Porte County Parks Department now has multi-fitness outdoor fitness equipment at Luhr Park and at Creek ... Continue Reading →

Great shot: baseball is back!

  It must have been an especially welcome sight for former coach Corey Goers, who caught these shots at Jeff DeCamp Field. “It was exciting to see some baseball being played ... Continue Reading →

LPHS grad Garrott Ott-Large signs with USF in Fort Wayne

Garrott Ott-Large has officially signed with University of St. Francis Fort Wayne to continue his education and play basketball. Garrott was a four-year varsity starter at La Porte ... Continue Reading →

From the notebooks of Greg Fruth: Mr. D. and a coaching staff “second to none”

  Greg Fruth, a self-described “Slicer football pack rat” and a retired La Porte High School teacher, has compiled a series of stories gleaned from countless hours of research. ... Continue Reading →

Maple City Baseball tryouts May 28 & 29

American Legion Baseball season may have been cancelled, but Maple City Baseball will still be offering a 16U team for this summer. The Back On Track Indiana guidelines allow for practices ... Continue Reading →