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Meet Apple Festival ‘core’

September 2, 2010

Meet the “core” committee, the central command which meets nearly year round to organize the annual Nappanee Apple Festival. They include, seated from left, Pam Shaw, secretary, scholarship pageant, brochure; Gale Gerber, rides, sound, city liaison; Donna Persing, treasurer, raffle, float; Brandi Kitson, commercial exhibits, entertainment; standing, from left, Sam Beachy, director; Maynard Miller, entertainment; Lora Beachy, crafter exhibits; Mel Stutzman, apple peeling, cross cut saw. Not pictured are John Loucks, electrician, food concessions, and Larry Andrews, corporate sponsors.

Pot-smoking driver slams into police car

August 27, 2010

Nappanee Police Officer Bradley A. Balasa, 36, of Nappanee, escaped serious injury the morning of Aug. 20 when his squad car was slammed by a motorist who admitted to smoking marijuana prior to the incident.
Gavin Thomas Byall, 20, Mishawaka, was jailed on a preliminary charge of operating while intoxicated and reckless driving.
Officer Balasa was on patrol around 12:50 a.m., Aug. 20, and had just passed the Elkhart-Kosciusko county line on Indiana 19 southbound when he noticed a vehicle approaching from behind at a high rate of speed.

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