Local News in Westville, Indiana

Indiana's annual Trash Bash is underway
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:52:48 -0700

La PORTE COUNTY — The Indiana Department of Transportation's annual Trash Bash is underway through April 27, and coincides with Earth Day.

Trial set for accused molester
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:48:08 -0700

La PORTE — A Westville man charged with molesting an 8-year-old girl is set to stand trial June 9.

In brief
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:57:36 -0700

Pierogi dinner

Semi full of potatoes rolls over, catches fire near Michigan City
Mon, 07 Apr 2014 10:20:28 -0700

A semi truck rolled over and caught fire early Monday morning in northwest Indiana, temporarily shutting down eastbound lanes of the Indiana Toll Road.

La Porte County Library presents Local Lore: The Fox Family
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:49:24 -0700

La PORTE — La Porte County Public Library continues its monthly series “Local Lore,” which includes a presenter and explores historic elements of La Porte County.

Sandra Marlene (Lamb) Miller 1948 - 2014
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:57:33 -0700

GEORGETOWN, Ill. — Sandra Marlene (Lamb) Miller, 66, of Georgetown, Ill., passed away at 10:35 a.m. on April 13, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.

Stephen Turner named vice chancellor at PNC, Purdue Calumet
Sun, 06 Apr 2014 17:30:36 -0700

WESTVILLE — Stephen R. Turner will assume responsibilities as the vice chancellor for finance and administration for Purdue University North Central and Purdue University Calumet effective April 1.

Prep roundup: West Vigo softball wins in 4 1/2 innings
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:54:59 -0700

Charity Lane, Shelby Edington, Baylee Waters and Leah Morrison each had two hits and Lane knocked in three runs to lead West Vigo past visiting Turkey Run 13-2 in a run-rule high school softball game that went 4 1/2 innings Tuesday.

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:57:00 -0700

Compiled from Michigan City Police Department reports.

Kankakee Valley FFA wins Envirothon competition
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 15:31:14 -0700

La PORTE — Kankakee Valley Future Farmers of America (FFA) took first place at the Northwest Regional Envirothon held at Red Mill County Park on Thursday.