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6 injured in U.S. 24 crash
By The Paper staff
 
Six people were injured in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 24 on Sunday, March 13.
 
At approximately 4:13 p.m., the Wabash County Sheriff’s Department responded to a personal injury accident on U.S. 24, approximately 1/4 mile east of SR 13.
Posted on 2016 Mar 14
Drug arrest has ties to recent death
Brandon Goins
 
By Emma Rausch
 
The arrest of a Huntington man on Thursday, March 3, may have ties to the Feb. 23 death of a Wabash woman.
 
The man, Brandron R. L. Goins, 30, was arrested on a Huntington County warrant charging possession of methamphetamine, possession of a schedule I, II, III or IV controlled substance and operating a motor vehicle with a schedule I or II controlled substance or its metabolite in a person’s body, according to a news release from the North Manchester Police Department.
 
Goins was also preliminarily charged with possession of paraphernalia and possession of a syringe.
 
Posted on 2016 Mar 08
North Manchester Police investigate stabbing
By The Paper staff
 
North Manchester Police are investigating the stabbing of a man at Jamestown Apartment Complex.
 
On Monday, March 7, at approximately 3 a.m., the NMPD received a call that a man had been stabbed at the complex located on West 4th Street.
Posted on 2016 Mar 08
Veterans meeting planned March 18
By Joseph Slacian
 
LAKETON – A Veterans Town Hall Meeting is planned for 11 a.m. Friday, March 18, at the Laketon American Legion Post No.402.
 
The event is hosted by the Indianapolis VA Regional Office, the Northern Indiana Health Care System and the National Cemetery Administration Midwest District Office. 
 
During the meeting, information related to medical benefits, non-medical benefits and burial benefits will be presented.
Posted on 2016 Mar 08
Local Relay for Life takes on Indiana history, reality television as 2016 theme
Committee officials for the American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Wabash County sorted through previous year’s banners at the 2016 Relay for Life kick off meeting on Thursday, March 3. This year, new banners are one change to the annual event. Photo by Emma Rausch
 
By Emma Rausch
 
The American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Wabash County launched its fundraising season on Thursday, March 3, with a new theme and new goals.
 
The local Relay’s theme is “mash up” of history and reality television, according to the local Relay committee.
 
“Our sign that’s going to go everywhere says, ‘Cancer doesn’t have to be our reality because we learn from the past,’” Event Chair Amanda Wiley said. “For Indiana’s 200-year anniversary, we’re doing the historical (theme) and we also have the reality TV (theme).
 
“So the survivor’s tent are actually going to be ‘Survivor’ the TV show. … You can do Wabash history, Indiana history or you can do a reality TV show.”
Posted on 2016 Mar 08
Autumn Ridge, YMCA start new older adult attendance initiative
Pat Shoemaker (left), a Wabash County YMCA Silver Sneaker member, won a new Keurig brewing system after entering the Active Older Adult Drawing, sponsored by Autumn Ridge Rehabilitation Center. The drawing will take place monthly and older adults or Silver Sneaker members may enter a ticket each time they visit, attend a class or play bingo at the YMCA. Sara Correll (center), YMCA Silver Sneakers coordinator, and Michael Lehman, Autumn Ridge admissions director, presented Shoemaker with her prize on Tuesday, March 1. Photo by Emma Rausch
 
By Emma Rausch
 
Wabash County YMCA Silver Sneaker and older adult members have a new reason to actively visit the local athletic center this year.
 
In partnership with Autumn Ridge Rehabilitation Center, the YMCA will be hosting the Active Older Adult Drawing each month to encourage older members to be active and visit the center regularly.
 
Posted on 2016 Mar 08
3 arrested on drug related charges
By Emma Rausch
 
Two Fort Wayne men were arrested Friday, Feb. 26, on drug related charges after a routine traffic stop.
 
A LaPorte man were also reportedly arrested on drug related charges during  two separate incidents.
 
At approximately 8:30 p.m. on Friday, Isaac Robles, 20, and Alexis, Piedra, 20, both of Fort Wayne, were eastbound on U.S. 24 when they were stopped by Trooper Dustin A. Rutledge for speeding, according to a probable cause affidavit filed with the Wabash Circuit Court.
Posted on 2016 Mar 08
City gives Huntington man time to fix home
By Joseph Slacian
 
Huntington resident John G. Davis entered the March 2 Wabash Board of Public Works and Safety meeting facing the possibility of being ordered to demolish a home at 1344 Middle St.
 
Rather, Davis convinced the board that he is willing to do whatever it takes to fix the home and make it livable once again. Davis received 30 days from the board to begin repairing the structure’s roof and to present a timeline in which he plans to complete renovations.
 
Posted on 2016 Mar 08

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