From the WKVI Archives

On May 2, 2001, the new Knox Post Office grand opening celebration was held. Peggy De Vries, Knox Postmaster, greeted the crowd, and later conducted a tour of the new building.

On this date in 1977, Bob March resigned as Head Basketball Coach at Winamac High School. March was a member of the 1956 Indians sectional basketball team.

The 2006 Primary election was held on this date. Nancy Dembowski was the top Democrat vote-getter with 2274 votes, making her the candidate for District 17 Representative. Republican Clerk candidate Peggy Brettin was the top GOP
vote-getter with 867 votes.

On this date 30 years ago, the $4,879,000 West Central Elementary School was dedicated. U.S. Senator Richard Lugar was the speaker.