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One dead, 3 injured in Elkhart police-involved gun battle - South Bend Tribune
ELKHART — An Elkhart man was killed, and three other Elkhart residents were injured when gunfire erupted between Elkhart Police and individuals in a residential neighborhood early Sunday morning. Norman Gary, 29, of Elkhart, was shot and died at the ...
Pokagons have history of determination, survival - South Bend Tribune
The area we now call Michiana was the native home of the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians, but they were nearly forced off the land two centuries ago. In 1830, Congress passed the Indian Removal Act, a law that ordered all American Indians to move west ...
Missing a familiar sight on Portage Avenue - South Bend Tribune
I once wrote that John Jurek looked like Patton marching across a battlefield as he walked up and down Portage Avenue. A purpose in each stride. He admitted, though, he was just heading to Meijer from his home on Diamond Avenue, to get a cup of coffee and ...
Study on property taxes hits snag with St. Joseph County assessor - South Bend Tribune
Getting permission from the St. Joseph County assessor to access a county database has been an unexpected challenge for a consulting firm that is seeking to expose problems with property assessments. Officials have asked why Assessor Rosemary Mandrici ...
Pop-up shops gone from South Bend - South Bend Tribune
Pop-up shops, for lack of a better term, pop up year-round — firework stands in the summer and Halloween costume shops in fall. But arguably the best time for pop-ups is November and December when the holiday shopping season is in full swing. The weeks ...
RedBlueAmerica: Time for Trump to dump Twitter? - South Bend Tribune
Donald Trump flew to the presidency, in part, on the strength of his oft-outrageous and provocative Twitter feed, which he effectively used to pick fights with critics and the media. The election appears not to have curbed his penchant for social media: He ...
One dead, one injured, two others shot in Elkhart police-involved shooting - South Bend Tribune
Police killed one and wounded another after gunfire erupted from a vehicle in Elkhart early Sunday morning. Elkhart police also say two others were also shot and injured during the gunfight that broke out in the 1800 block of DeCamp Avenue shortly before 4 ...
College basketball: Butler coach unhappy despite easy victory - South Bend Tribune
INDIANAPOLIS — Butler coach Chris Holtman looked troubled as he addressed the media on Saturday. Kelan Martin finished with 30 points and six rebounds, and Tyler Wideman added 10 points and 10 rebounds, and the 18th-ranked Bulldogs defeated Central ...
South Bend middle school students 'rake' a difference in community - South Bend Tribune
It is that time of the year when people pull together and help each other. Here’s a great example. About 50 students from Jefferson Intermediate School did their part to tidy up the Sunnymede Avenue area recently. Michael Choinacky, physical education ...
Auto racing: Junior trying to make comeback - South Bend Tribune
LAS VEGAS — The longer Dale Earnhardt Jr. couldn’t drive because of the debilitating effects of a concussion, the more uptight he became. The stress slowed his brain’s healing process, leading to more anxiousness and lingering symptoms. It was a ...
Volleyball Community Scoreboard - South Bend Tribune
The Dunes Volleyball Club will hold a tryout/practice/parents meeting on Tuesday, December 13, from 5:00 - 6:15 PM (EST) for elementary, middle school and high school layers who want to play on a local Dunes team at Indiana University South Bend.
High school wrestling: Area powers get young in a hurry - South Bend Tribune
PLYMOUTH—There’s a youth movement taking place in high school wrestling, at least where some traditional area powers are concerned. Mishawaka, Riley and Plymouth each trotted out lineups filled with freshmen and sophomores during Saturday’s Plymouth ...
Soccer Community Scoreboard - South Bend Tribune
Registration is is open for indoor soccer leagues at the Elkhart Sports Center. Leagues are split into “A” (most competitive) and “B” leagues (less competitive) and a variety of age divisions. Winter sessions for youths begin Jan. 21 and run ...
Softball Community Scoreboard - South Bend Tribune
The Notre Dame Softball Elite Team Camp will be held Saturday, January 28, from 5-9 p.m. at the ND Loftus Center. Players in grades 6-12 may register. The fee is $250 and will be collected at the door. The camp is limited to the first 48 players who ...
Basketball Community Scoreboard - South Bend Tribune
Discovery 42, Elkhart West Side 30: Ronnie Powlus scored 18 points for Discovery. Brooks Jones added 13. LaVille 32, Bremen 20: Bobby Good led LaVille with 12 points. Collin Moren had seven for Bremen.