Slicer Passes for upcoming LPHS sports are available starting July 22

The LaPorte High School Athletic Department will begin selling 2019-20 Slicer Passes beginning Monday, July 22, at the high school athletic office. The Slicer Pass allows for admittance ... Continue Reading →

Kids and adults can learn the basics of sailing

South Shore Nautical Foundation, in cooperation with the Michigan City Yacht Club, is again offering opportunities for youths and adults to learn to sail. The Sailing Camp program for ... Continue Reading →

J&D Brokerage nips Winn Machine for Walt Thode title

Story and photos provided by LaPorte Park Department On Saturday night, June 15, 2019, at Lions Field, the 42nd annual Walt Thode Baseball Classic was played on a near-perfect evening. And ... Continue Reading →

Like to wet a line? DNR says bluegills are bedding and bass are coming on

According to a Department of Natural Resources report, the fish are biting in LaPorte lakes. The DNR’s fishing report states: “Bluegills are bedding and some nice ones have been ... Continue Reading →

Slicer Megan Reed will play softball at St. Mary’s

Photo and information from LaPorte High School Athletic Office Congratulations to Megan Reed on signing to attend Saint Mary’s College and play softball. Pictured with Megan ... Continue Reading →

Registration is open for the 2019 Wiffle Ball Championship in New Carlisle

New Carlisle Hometown Days will once again be hosting The Wiffle Ball Championship this summer. The 15th annual open tournament will be held Saturday, July 27, through Sunday, July ... Continue Reading →

It’s official: Former Slicer coach Tom Wells now leads the MC Wolves

By Mike Kellems By unanimous vote on May 28, 2019, the Michigan City School Board hired former LaPorte Slicer Coach Tom Wells to be skipper of the Wolves basketball program. ... Continue Reading →

Slicer girls tennis team finishes with perfect 21-0 regular season, claims Sectional crown

 The LaPorte girls tennis team claimed the Sectional title Thursday evening, May 16, 2019. In a match moved indoors to a Michigan City facility because of weather, the Slicers blanked ... Continue Reading →

Dunes Event Center at Clear Lake receives $220,000 state grant for more improvements

Press release submitted The City of LaPorte has been awarded a $220,000 Destination Development Grant through the Indiana Office of Tourism Development to support enhancements to ... Continue Reading →

It’s always a beautiful day for baseball: Snow doesn’t stop dedication of Jeff DeCamp Field

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski   LaPorte Slicer baseball player Jeff DeCamp died of cancer in 2013 at the age of 42. His friends formed the DeCamp’s Band of Brothers Foundation in ... Continue Reading →