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Ex-Jimtown standout ready for next challenge  The Elkhart Truth

Kyle Johnson knows what it's like to be a part of a very successful high school boys basketball team.

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Fairfield picks DeShone as new coach  Goshen News

BENTON — Mark Hofer admitted he almost did a double take when looking through the resumes for the open boys basketball coaching position at Fairfield High ...

Jimtown honors athletes | High School  The Elkhart Truth

ELKHART — Jimtown High School recently handed out it's awards for both its top spring and yearly athletes.

WORLD CHAMPS: Indiana Ultimate Insanity wins Worlds Championship  Goshen News

ELKHART — Emily Troxel called it surreal. Katie Wenz said it was insane. Bella Filbert was rendered speechless. And Jeff Fox? Well, what he said isn't safe to ...

Jimtown students spend night outdoors in Heroes for the Homeless benefit  WNDU-TV

ELKHART COUNTY, Ind. (WNDU) - Students from one local high school are spending Friday night sleeping outside, and they're doing it for a good cause.

NorthWood, Jimtown, and Northridge set for football season  ABC 57 News

ELKHART COUNTY, Ind. - As Northern Indiana looks ahead to the coming football season, several teams in Elkhart County have reason for optimism. Many of ...

Large fallen tree blocking CR 24 east of Jimtown High School  ABC 57 News

ELKHART COUNTY, Ind. – A large tree fell across County Road 24 and was blocking traffic early Friday morning. According to the Elkhart County Sheriff's ...

Jimtown High School's football field is getting artificial turf  WSBT-TV

It's a dream come true. Jimtown High School's football field is getting an upgrade. The natural grass field will soon be replaced with artificial turf. During football ...

Jimtown High School student remembered after fatal crash  Goshen News

A Jimtown High School junior killed in a collision north of Wakarusa over the weekend was remembered Monday as a supportive and sincere person.

Jimtown High School students mourn the loss of one of their own  WSBT-TV

Students at Jimtown High School are recovering from a loss tonight.A three-car wreck at County Road 36 and State Road 19 claimed the life of junior Breckin ...

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Focused victory for RedHawks | Local Sports  Goshen News

GOSHEN — Focus is an important part of sports. The Goshen RedHawks found that aspect of their game Tuesday night in a 59-45 high school boys basketball ...

Community Foundation of Elkhart County, Lilly award 19 scholarships  Goshen News

ELKHART COUNTY — The Community Foundation of Elkhart County and Lilly Endowment Inc. awarded 19 scholarships April 19, assisting those students from ...

Photos: Washington vs. New Prairie sectional basketball  South Bend Tribune

Photos from the Washington vs. New Prairie boys sectional basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019 at Jimtown High School.

Penn, Washington principals leave for Elkhart County schools  South Bend Tribune

Steve Hope named assistant superintendent in Goshen; Byron Sanders to serve as Jimtown principal.

Elkhart County voters can cast ballots at any vote center  Goshen News

The polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday. Here is a list of Elkhart County polling locations as provided by the county clerk's website. Registered voters ...

Election officials see increase in number of absentee ballots in Elkhart County  WSBT-TV

This year's midterm elections are attracting a large number of voters. In Elkhart County, long lines could be seen at many of the 27 vote centers. There was also a ...

School graduation ceremonies | Local News  Goshen News

The following is a list of school graduation ceremonies coming up in the next two weeks. Information was provided by school personnel.

Crowds, participation down for Indiana high school basketball  Goshen News

GOSHEN, Ind. — “It's not here now. It's not. You could sit here and lie about it, but it's not there.” Ryan Gingerich was passionate when asked if “Hoosier ...

Jimtown students raise money for Faith Mission | Local News  Goshen News

ELKHART — Jimtown High School students raised more than $700 for Faith Mission and awareness about homelessness Friday and Saturday.

Marian knocks out Glenn  South Bend Tribune

ELKHART — Jaden Ivey doesn't mind those zone defenses that Marian favors most of the time, but he also loves the surge that comes with an opportunity to ...

Elkhart community mourning death of teen in car crash, praying for others to recover  ABC 57 News

An Elkhart community is mourning. Four of their own, all 17-year-olds, were involved in a car crash, just 10 minutes from their high school. One of those teens, ...

Washington breaks away, eliminates New Prairie  South Bend Tribune

ELKHART — New Prairie coach Kris Davis likens a boys basketball game against Washington to playing football against a team with a great running back.

Jimtown wins first wrestling semistate  South Bend Tribune

FORT WAYNE — Led by division titles by Hunter Watts (126 pound), Matt Gimson (132) and Conner Gimson (138), Jimtown High School claimed its first ever ...

Jimtown band plays through the night to raise funds for 'band moms' battling cancer  WSBT-TV

An Elkhart high school band is playing instruments all night long for a good cause. Members of the Jimtown High School band are having a Band-A-Thon to ...

Elkhart police add new officers | Local News  Goshen News

ELKHART — Two new police officers and a reserve officer officially joined the Elkhart Police Department Monday.

Jimtown' Kenny Kerrn is athlete of the week  South Bend Tribune

ELKHART — Kenny Kerrn is a senior wrestler at Jimtown High School, where his father, Indiana High School Wrestling Coaches Association Hall of Famer Mark ...

Marian shuts down rival Saint Joseph in sectional opener  South Bend Tribune

ELKHART – At some point, the dam had to break. Not all at once. Slowly. A turnover here. A missed 3-pointer there. The leak became a fissure, the fissure ...

Jimtown's Ashley Alvey is athlete of the week  South Bend Tribune

ELKHART — Ashley Alvey is a senior softball player at Jimtown High School, where Brandy Eberhart is head coach. Alvey is a pitcher and first baseman and ...

Elkhart's Sarah DeShone fulfills her basketball goal ... 4,039 miles away  South Bend Tribune

ELKHART — Sarah DeShone sees her future as a basketball coach. But the former Jimtown High School standout — who is the daughter of former Jimtown and ...

Jimtown's Hunter Watts wins showdown match at wrestling invitational  South Bend Tribune

Jimmie junior beats previously undefeated opponent at Al Smith invitational.

Elkhart native becomes country music star but still has an eye on medical school  South Bend Tribune

Becoming a country music star was never on Zach DuBois' radar, at least not until he took a business course his senior year at the University of Notre Dame.

Building functional strength the goal at Concord, Jimtown  South Bend Tribune

Football coaches also lead weight training programs.

BASKETBALL: Basketball benefit at Westview | Local Sports  Goshen News

GOSHEN — The high school boys basketball season is about a month away, but in Indiana it is never too early to start thinking about the sport.

SLIDESHOW: Goshen Marching Band Invitational | Gallery  Goshen News

More than a dozen schools performed at Goshen High School Saturday night at the 27th Annual Crimson Marching Band Invitational. Northridge High School ...

Elkhart County Township Trustee races | Election  Goshen News

Candidates are seeking township positions in Concord, Elkhart and Jackson townships.

Basketball stand-out now prison-bound for embezzlement  Goshen News

SOUTH BEND — An Indiana Basketball Hall-of-Famer from Elkhart faces about seven years in federal prison and owes more than half-a-million dollars in ...

PREP FOOTBALL: Panthers, Falcons met in Benton | Local Sports  Goshen News

GOSHEN — A pair of local teams will match up in Week 2 of the high school football season that had very different results in the opening week.

Lions, Jimtown renew rivalry on Friday  Pilot News

This is the week of “the” game for Bremen's Lions as the Jimtown rivalry is renewed in Elkhart Friday night. “It goes back a ways into the '90s. A lot of our kids can ...

BOYS BASKETBALL: Hales family tradition carries on | Local Sports  Goshen News

TOPEKA — Three thousand, nine hundred thirty-eight points and counting. That is the impressive number of points scored in high school basketball games by ...

BOYS BASKETBALL: Goshen native Ryan Gingerich named head coach at Bethany Christian High School  Goshen News

Officials at Bethany Christian High School announced Wednesday morning on the school's Web site that Ryan Gingerich has been hired as the new boys ...

Elkhart County Prosecutor candidates | Election  Goshen News

Two people are vying for the position of Elkhart County Prosecutor.

Jimtown's Conner and Matt Gimson are athletes of the week  South Bend Tribune

Identical twins are double trouble for wrestling foes.

Varsity Letters: Jimtown grad figuring out his calling  South Bend Tribune

Augie Farwig majors in business at Ball State, dabbles in umpiring.

Elkhart County's Doc Abel remembered for house calls and 'incredible' generosity  South Bend Tribune

WAKARUSA — More than one person likened Dr. Robert Abel to the "Energizer Bunny" because he just kept going and going — even taking calls from patients ...

ELECTION 2016: Find your polling location | News  Goshen News

... • Trinity United Methodist Church, 2715 E. Jackson St. • St. James AME Church, 122 Dr. Martin Luther King Drive (on Green/Red/Orange trolley routes).

Northridge marching band wins Class B at Goshen invitational  Goshen News

GOSHEN. Marching band season kicked off Saturday night with the Goshen Crimson Invitational. Northridge came out strong with a first-place win in Class B, ...

Former Jimtown star DeShone takes NP boys helm  The Herald Argus

Derrick DeShone was on the infamous Boys of Baugo Township 2005 state championship team.

Police news for Sept. 27, 2016 | Police News  Goshen News

A LaGrange man was arrested on a charge of attempted murder Sunday after police say he badly beat another man.

POLICE NEWS: Man arrested on child molestation charge  Goshen News

A 20-year-old Elkhart man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of two counts of child molestation involving a 5-year-old in Concord Township.

Find your school's 2017 ISTEP scores here  Chalkbeat Indiana

Use Chalkbeat's database to search for your school's individual results on Indiana's 2017 ISTEP for English, math and both tests. For more information about the ...

McCloskey to seek county prosecutor's seat | Local News  Goshen News

ELKHART — Local attorney and former Elkhart County Commissioner Martin “Marty” McCloskey recently announced he is running for Elkhart County ...

2016 FAIR QUEEN CANDIDATES: 43 young women compete for crown  Goshen News

Forty-three young women will compete for the title of 2016 Elkhart County 4-H Fair Queen this year. The queen contest is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. Friday, the ...

Women's sports trailblazer Mary “Wimp” Baumgartner has passed  News Sentinel

One of Fort Wayne's female sports pioneers passed away Saturday in Kendallville, Mary “Wimp” Baumgartner, 87, was born Sept. 13, 1930, in Fort Wayne and ...

Hoosier Hysteria: Indiana High School basketball history in one spot  Indianapolis Star

Between the Indianapolis News and the Indianapolis Star, we've covered basketball since it was first introduced to the state. We've been there for weekly games ...

Final IHSAA Meeting On Home-Schooled Athletes Tonight  Indiana Public Media

The Indiana High School Athletic Association completes its series of meetings this evening on the topic of whether to allow home-schooled students to play high ...

Marian, Culver Military Academy reach championship at Jimtown  South Bend Tribune

Marian tops St. Joe in OT; Eagles oust New Prairie.


GOSHEN — The 2015 Goshen High School girls softball season is going to be a learning experience for both the players and for first-year coach Brent Kulp.

Sortable Table: 2014 A-F Letter Grades For Every Ind. School  Indiana Public Media

A sortable table of 2014 A-F grades for all Indiana schools.

Holy Cross baseball players scrambling after team is cut  South Bend Tribune

College president says decision to drop baseball was a financial one.

2018 IndyStar Sports Awards winter sports nominees  Indianapolis Star

The third annual IndyStar Sports Awards recognizes and honors the top athletic accomplishments in Indiana high school sports. The ESPY's-like awards show ...

Search continues in Osceola for handcuffed man  ABC 57 News

St. Joseph County Police continue to search for a man in Osceola near Baugo Bay. The family has identified him as 19-year-old Riley Graham. The story has ...

IndySportsDay: Is Andrew Luck on way to being NFL's best QB?  Indianapolis Star

ESPN's 'Numbers Never Lie' sometimes gets lost in the shuffle of ESPN programming with 'Around the Horn', 'Pardon the Interruption' and 'First Take.

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