NORTH JUDSON — Tomorrow begins the 2019 Mint Festival. This year, Mint Festival Music Chair Terry Young has scheduled six different bands to entertain festival goers. Here is the schedule:

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The fifty-sixth commencement exercises for Oregon-Davis High School took place on Saturday, June 1. There were 43 that graduated that day. Guest speaker was Courtney Miller from the Class of 1997. Tyler Ailes gave the Salutatorian address while Kennedy Ash gave the Valedictorian address.

The 2019 Commencement Ceremony at North Judson-San Pierre High School was on Sunday, June 2. Seventy-Nine received diplomas that afternoon. Guest speaker for the event was NJSP Alumni Nick Urankar. Macy Rose Fingerhut Reimbold gave the Valedictorian address while Cora Riann Sallee gave the S…

One hundred and thirty three seniors received diplomas on Friday, May 31 at Knox High School. The graduating class celebrated by tossing their caps into the air.

STARKE COUNTY – At the May 20 meeting of the Starke County Commissioners, a new ordinance was approved on its third reading. That ordinance is the Dog Noise Abatement and it will hopefully help to quiet some of the complaints that have been received by both the commissioners and the Sheriff’…

LAKE STATION -- Early Friday a LaPorte County man died after driving the wrong way on the Indiana Toll Road and crashing into a semi near the 17.5 mile marker eastbound.

STARKE COUNTY — The last few days of school are upon students around the county and summer is within their reach. High school seniors, especially, are counting the days until they can walk across the stage and receive their hard earned diplomas. Here are the details for the graduations aroun…

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CULVER — Culver Relay for Life 2019 not only exceeded its 2019 goal of $27,000, but met its lifetime goal of $1 million dollars, accumulated from 15 years of fundraising for the American Cancer Society. 

Starke County and the incorporated communities within Starke County have, as the Constellation of Starke region, embarked on an effort to compete for a Stellar Communities designation. An important benefit from participating in this competition is that our Constellation of Starke communities…

The City of Knox Park Department will be presenting The Incredibles 2 on Wednesday, May 29 starting at 8:30 p.m. at the Wythogan Park Performance Stage. In case of inclement weather, the movie will be moved indoors to the Knox Community Center on the scheduled showing date. Please bring blan…

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KNOX – A Plymouth man was being held in the Starke County Jail on $250,000 bond late Wednesday after he allegedly threatened in April to harm a Starke County judge.

Do you have a vision for North Judson? Share with us at the public meeting for the Town of North Judson Comprehensive Plan.

KNOX -- Friday, May was the final class for the Leadership Starke County group. Starke County students, residents, and employees have been coming together monthly for a class that has been developed to increase awareness, make important introductions, and grow this group of leaders.

Two local businesswomen were initiated into the Knox Zeta Eta Chapter of Tri Kappa recently. Jennifer Skinner (left) and Rachael Surfus (right) joined the local Tri Kappa chapter in April. Tri Kappa is an Indiana philanthropic organization that promotes charity, culture, and education. Fundr…

WARSAW — Detectives with the Indiana State Police Bremen Post are conducting a death investigation after a body was found Wednesday.

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Straightaway Mowing – It is the policy of the Starke County Highway Department to mow 5 feet from the edge of the roadway. This allows ample room for motorists to safely pull to the side of the road if necessary and also creates better visibility to reduce collisions with deer and other anim…

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