Elkhart and Kosciusko Edition

The Brandy Boys: Half a century of exercise and camaraderie

Every Saturday without fail, the boys occupy a pair of tennis courts for two hours of doubles competition, followed by breakfast at a liquor-licensed eatery where they indulge in their morning repast, fellowship and an obligatory toast of brandy.

Wildlife painter Jeffrey Klinefelter achieves national recognition

“I was a Boy Scout and enjoyed the outdoors,” Jeffrey Klinefelter said. Since 1997 he has served on the board of the Potawatomi Wildlife Park as a representative of the Etna Green Lions Club.


Anniversaries & Birthdays

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Sheriff Brad Rogers: A faithful public servant

Rogers, 53, wouldn’t think about occupying his office overlooking the county jail without being armed with the faith that has guided him since he became a Christian at age 14.

A truly everlasting love

Perry Ray and Wonda Rogers of Warsaw loved to document their lives together, a tradition that started many years ago.


Anniversary & Birthday Dates

Hard work, dedication lead to success

Jackie Fiedeke-Warrior, at 68, has seen her markets change dramatically over the years. Her professional career has a been a series of trial and error decisions, but that is to be expected when breaking into a new market at a young age.

Jeff Corn and the early days of snowmobiling in Indiana

The Lakeland Snowmobile Club, the oldest such club in Indiana, was formed in about 1970, largely because of the activities of Corn’s family business.

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Serita Miner: Wielding the weapon of prayer

Miner and three of her friends have met regularly over the past couple years, lifting each other, their families, their communities and the nation through intercessory petition to the throne of God.

Elkhart woman finds passion with puppies and service

Bernice Simms’ cheerful laugh filled the room as she tried to pose for a photo with one of her favorite things, a little grey pitbull puppy.

Help put SCAMMERS out of Business

Today’s seniors grew up trusting strangers in a society that was far more trustworthy.

Toronto and the rain

We spent 10 days in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, last summer and saw very little of the city during that time.

Health Care Centers Fill the Family Holiday Gap

Not everyone can go home for the holidays. And some have no family to visit them.

Memories of the Christmas angel

It was an agonizing 3 or 4 weeks before Christmas back in the early 1950s.

How to treat family with dementia during the holiday season

The “holiday quarter” can present special challenges for families with a loved one suffering from dementia.