The West Central School Board members took action last week on several contract and salary items on the docket for discussion.
A Starke County Community Corrections officer was honored with the Starke County Sheriff’s Department Life Saving Award Thursday morning.
The West Central School Board members considered resolutions last week that deal with budget items.
Santa will be at the Starke County Court Services office on Saturday, Dec. 15 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Starke County Annex Building No. 2 at 108 N. Pearl Street in Knox.
The West Central School Corporation received the budget notice back from the state which was discussed by the school board last week.
One person has died in a single vehicle accident in La Porte County.
The West Central School Board members will be looking for a new middle/high School principal, according to Superintendent Don Street.
Giving Tuesday brought in more than $90,000 to many funds within the Starke County Community Foundation. The total amount included a promise from Lilly Endowment, Inc. to match all gifts to community funds $2.00 for every $1.00 donated.
One of the suspects in an armed robbery incident at the Marathon Gas Station at Koontz Lake has been formally charged in the case. The incident occurred there on Monday, Dec. 3 around 7:30 p.m. CT.
Funeral services for 13-year-old Owen Abbott, of Winamac, are tomorrow and the family is requesting privacy.
The Starke County Commissioners are looking for interested, qualified candidates to fill several vacancies on boards and commissions in 2019.
After seeing a sharp decline in revenue for Starke County Emergency Medical Services, Clerk Mary Lynn Ritchie informed the Starke County Commissioners this week that revenue is swinging in a positive direction.
The Annual Community Christmas Cantata performance is set for this Sunday.
The popular Christmas program will be delivered in two performances. Child of Hope: A Christmas Message of Encouragement and Peace will be presented at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. CT at the Knox United Methodist Church.
The Starke County Commissioners held a public hearing Monday night on a Broadband Readiness Planning Grant.
The Starke County Highway Department anticipates more reimbursement funds from the February flooding event to come in from FEMA.
Two juveniles were detained in an investigation surrounding an armed robbery incident at a Marathon gas station at Koontz Lake Monday evening.
Two people were taken into custody Tuesday night as an investigation continues into an armed robbery incident at a Koontz Lake gas station.
A Winamac man was injured in a Wednesday morning crash on Interstate 80 at the 9.2 mile marker, just east of the Grant Street exit in Lake County.
Two pieces of equipment from the Marshall County Highway Department will be added to the fleet at the Starke County Highway Department.
The Starke County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an armed robbery at the Marathon Gas Station at Koontz Lake.