2022-02-16

2022-02-16 E-Edition

Vikings win Regionals

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The Lady Vikings are Class A Regional Champs. North White defeated Argos 36-26 on Saturday, Feb. 12, and have earned a spot in the Semi-State tournament.The Vikings (20-6) will face Lafayette Central Catholic (23-4) on Saturday, Feb. 19, at Logansport High School.The game begins at 4 p.m. North White is ranked No. 5 in Class A according to maxpreps.com. Lafayette […]

No shame, no blame, no name

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Monticello’s Safe Haven Baby Box is ready for use, if needed


It was the spring of 1973 in the one-stop light town of Montpelier, Ohio, when a 17-year-old girl, the victim of rape, left her two-hour old baby at the local hospital. The strength of her choice that day in the small town surrounded by farmland would lead to a nationwide life-saving effort for newborns nearly 50 years later by Monica […]

Conrad celebrated by students, staff

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A Twin Lakes teacher felt the love of her students as she celebrated her birthday recently. Government teacher Carol Conrad arrived at her classroom on Feb. 11 to several handwritten notes scattered around her room for her 60th birthday. Students throughout the school banded together to make the surprise possible. “I was so surprised when I came to my room […]

Wendling headed to State

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Frontier senior Denny Wendling is headed to the state wrestling tournament for the first time in his career. Wendling wrestles in the 145-pound weight class. Coach Scott Sproles isn’t surprised at Wendling’s success. “The kid is just super driven,” he said. “He puts something in his head, and he goes after it. “He is very dedicated in the weight room, […]

Two cars stolen from dealership

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The Monticello Police Department is investigating the theft of two Dodge Challengers from the Twin Lakes Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram dealership, 114 N. Eighth St. The thefts occurred on the same evening several weeks ago, according to Monticello Police Chief Jason Lingenfelter. “We have recovered one vehicle on the east side of Indianapolis,” Lingenfelter said Monday, Feb. 14. “An officer […]

News in PHOTOS

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Twin Lakes Youth Basketball

FOOTSTEPS IN HISTORY

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How well do you know White County history? 1) Pictured are a group of armed men? What was the purpose of their group? 2) Who were Monticello’s Frank and John Casad? What did they do for a living? 3) In what White County town was Blunk’s Blacksmith Shop located? ANSWERS 1) Pictured are a group of armed men? What was […]

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Finding justice for Abby and Libby

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It has been five years since two missing Delphi teens were found dead in a wooded area near the Monon High Bridge Trail. Five years, tens-of-thousands of leads, video, and sound of the person of interest, and still no suspect. Police have little to say on the case – but remain adamant that they believe the killer could still be […]

Bingo Night fundraiser to benefit school food pantry

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The Twin Lakes High School National Honor Society (NHS) is hosting a night of fun and fundraising on March 7. The NHS has planned a Vera Bradley Bingo Night from 6-10 p.m. at the Brandywine Meeting Center, 304 S. Sixth St. You must be 18 or older to participate. Prizes include a variety of Vera Bradley handbags and products, as […]