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Four Rensselaer Central High School students nominated as IASP all-stars  Newsbug.info

On Tuesday, Dec. 11, the Rensselaer Central School Corporation announced that four of its high school students had been nominated to be part of the Rising ...



Rensselaer to hold Christmas parade, other events | Events  Newsbug.info

On Saturday, Dec. 1, Rensselaer will be celebrating the season with various events in the downtown area. afterwards, the city's annual Rudolph Run will be ...



Rensselaer Central High School takes precautions after rumored threat  wlfi.com

Rensselaer Central High School is taking precautions after a rumored threat. However, the school's superintendent said they have zero proof and believe there's ...



Rensselaer Central High School mourns loss of student  wlfi.com

RENSSELAER, Ind, (WLFI) — A memorial for Jared Valentine sits under the Arby's sign on South College Avenue. He was a Junior at Rensselaer Central High ...



Bombers' sectional title team endures 50 years later | Sports  Newsbug.info

Members of Rensselaer's 1969 sectional championship squad are currently spread out all over the Midwest, just like they were in their youth.



Rensselaer swimming on solid ground as Weilbaker departs  Newsbug.info

After a great high school season, a club season with a state appearance and a summer league season that ended with a fifth straight conference title, Brett ...



Name released of Rensselaer stabbing victim; suspect jailed  wlfi.com

A person faces preliminary murder charges following a stabbing at a fast food restaurant in Rensselaer.



Class 2A Football: Unbeaten Delphi visits RCHS Friday  Newsbug.info

RENSSELAER — Delphi football coach Josh Strasser has assembled a top-notch team since Rensselaer Central last played the Oracles in 2015.



Brandenburg 'overwhelmed' by Hall of Fame induction | Sports  Newsbug.info

RENSSELAER — Steve Brandenburg shared one of his greatest honors with all of Rensselaer last Friday night on the field where he scored his first touchdown ...



Shocked community mourns loss of murdered RCHS student  Newsbug.info

A tragic and violent crime took place inside the Arby's restaurant along South College Avenue in Rensselaer on Thursday, Feb. 22, when an employee was ...



Police: Rensselaer student fatally stabbed by Arby's coworker  Journal & Courier

Police say the fatal stabbing occurred during a shift, but they have not established a motive.



RCSC offers support after death of student | News  Newsbug.info

After the tragic death of one of its students this week, Rensselaer Central Schools Corporation is offering support to both students and staff.



Annual Oktoberfest arriving Sept. 22 | Local  Newsbug.info

The 14th annual Rensselaer OktoberFest will be held on Saturday, Sept. 22 from 5 — 11 p.m. The annual event, presented by Main Street Rensselaer, will raise ...



Cumberland HS grad Burvan was four-sport star  Uniontown Herald Standard

A note I received a few weeks ago prompted some research which resulted in this week's Memory Lane on the late Joe Burvan.



2018 Mr. Bomber to be crowned Saturday night | Local  Newsbug.info

Five Rensselaer Central High School seniors will vie for the 2018 Mr. Bomber title on Saturday night.



Rensselaer Central coach Mark McFarland leaving for Madison  Newsbug.info

Mark McFarland has always been on the lookout for a community that wraps its arms around its high school basketball team.



Dhliwayo declared incompetent, Arby's murder suspect unable to stand trial  Newsbug.info

Murder suspect Raymond Dhliwayo has been found incompetent to stand trial for his alleged role in the stabbing of Rensselaer Central High School Student ...



Man barred from Dhliwayo case after incident | Local  Newsbug.info

A man was barred from attending the court proceedings for murder suspect Raymond Dhliwayo, for an incident which took place during and after a competency ...



Fendig to perform Broadway hit "Newsies" | Events  Newsbug.info

When one thinks of Fendig Summer Theatre's latest production, a word which may immediately come to mind is “size.” Everything from the cast to the two-story ...



6 vie for Jasper County Fair queen | Community  Newsbug.info

The Jasper County Fair Queen pageant will be held Friday, July 6, at 7 p.m. at the fairgrounds in the West Exhibit Hall, and will feature the Little Miss Jasper.



Lawsuit filed against prominent attorney, his assistant | Local  Newsbug.info

A search for a new judge is underway for a case against prominent attorney and former Judge Robert Monfort and his assistant Teri Hardin after both Jasper ...



Local teen donates 'Locks of Love' | Local  Newsbug.info

Seventeen-year-old Rensselaer Central High School student Tyler Castongia recently had his long locks of hair removed and donated to the Locks of Love ...



Wuethrich, Maienbrook lead RCHS at Hoosier meet | Sports  Newsbug.info

RENSSELAER — Rensselaer Central junior Kelsie Wuethrich earned her third all-Hoosier Conference honor and freshman teammate Amzie Maienbrook ...



Bangert: Rensselaer is hard to spell; says so right on the sign  Journal & Courier

City regroups after new welcome signs do what many visitors do – misspell the Jasper County seat's name.



Area hosting safe Halloween events | Events  Newsbug.info

Rensselaer's annual “Trunk-or-Treat” event will be from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 28. The city's actual trick-or-treat hours are from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. that ...



Jasper County Court News | Local  Newsbug.info

Marriage Licenses: Aug. 22. Timothy Bultema, 21, of Lowell to Kaitlyn Zeldenrust, 20, of Wheatfield. Aug. 20. Matthew Schultz, 25, to Jillian Raab, 24, both of ...



Rensselaer company receives military contract follow up  wlfi.com

An order for an additional 400 military trailers has been placed with Talbert Manufacturing.



Vigil held for Valentine; suspect confesses to murder charge  Newsbug.info

In the days following the death of Rensselaer Central High School student Jared Valentine, locals have endeavored to support one another and to support ...



State Board of Education releases annual school grades. Here's how Northwest districts compare.  nwitimes.com

Editor's note: A story in Thursday's edition contained incorrect school grade information based on federal grades. The story should have reflected state grades.



Man pleads not guilty to murder in attack on co-worker  Seattle Times

RENSSELAER, Ind. (AP) — A man arrested following the fatal stabbing of a teenage co-worker at northwestern Indiana restaurant has pleaded not guilty to ...



Portion of US 231 to close for construction | Local  Newsbug.info

The Indiana Department of Transportation will be closing U.S. 231 near Division Road north of Rensselaer for a bridge replacement project. This is according to ...



Meet the new RCS teachers | Rensselaer Republican  Newsbug.info

New Rensselaer Central Schools Corporation teachers this year in the back row, from left to right, are Jacob Thackery who will teach high school math, Michael ...



Arrest made for social media threat against Delphi High School  wlfi.com

Eighteen year old Madelynn Rose Charles was arrested early on Thursday morning in connection to the Snapchat threat towards Delphi High School.



Farming accident kills one | Local  Newsbug.info

The Jasper County Sheriff's Office was contacted on Thursday, April 19 about an accident which resulted in a serious injury that took place near County Road ...



Rensselaer man arrested for attempted burglary | Local  Newsbug.info

Police arrested a Rensselaer man on Monday, April 2 for his alleged involvement in a burglary case.



New RPD Chief reflects on law enforcement career  Newsbug.info

Rensselaer's newly sworn-in Police Chief, Matt Anderson, has spent almost two decades with the RPD, in a career guided by inspiration, ambition to serve his ...



Jasper County Arrest Log for Oct. 18-20 | Crime  Newsbug.info

Friday, October 19. David Lee Copley, 44, of DeMotte, was arrested by the Jasper County Sheriff's Office for possession of paraphernalia. Peter Jesse Figueroa ...



State ISTEP scores dip for elementary and high school students compared to last year  nwitimes.com

INDIANAPOLIS — Student performance on the Spring 2018 ISTEP standardized exam dipped slightly for both elementary and high school test takers compared ...



REMC awards latest round of grants | Local  Newsbug.info

The Jasper County Rural Electric Membership Corporation recently awarded its latest quarterly Operation Round Up Grants. According to the corporation, this ...



Commissioners approve plans for S&S hog farm | Local  Newsbug.info

S&S Farms received approval for a hog farm to be built on a portion of land located near 2149 West and 400 North, during the Jasper County Commissioners ...



Dan White: Help the hurting by being a good listener  Newsbug.info

Corporal Dan White of the Rensselaer Police Department might once have never predicted he would spend a decade, so far, in law enforcement. But his journey ...



Police find body of missing Wheatfield woman | Local  Newsbug.info

Earlier this week, the Jasper County Sheriff's Office received a missing person complaint for a 38 year-old April Lynn Salazar-Bernal of the Wheatfield area.



Schererville school banned from state voucher program after students not given ISTEP exam  nwitimes.com

INDIANAPOLIS — A Schererville school that failed to administer the 2018 ISTEP exam no longer can enroll pupils through Indiana's voucher program that ...



Two arrested in hotel meth bust | Local  Newsbug.info

The Rensselaer Police Department arrested two individuals on Thursday, Sept. 20, after an investigation revealed that they had been dealing drugs out of a ...



Actor brings 'Famous Hoosiers' to Jasper County | Local  Newsbug.info

Anyone who has attended the Jasper County Fair or the Little Cousin Jasper Festival over the years has likely caught at least a glimpse or two of actor Danny ...



Mattocks, Urbano running for Jasper County Surveyor | Local  Newsbug.info

In the upcoming Republican Primary Election for Jasper County Surveyor, locals have two candidates with very similar and yet very different stories to tell. One is ...



Jasper County Arrest Log for September 18 | Crime  Newsbug.info

Jasper County Arrest Log. Tuesday, September 18. David Michael Culver, 39, of Lake Village, was arrested by the Jasper County Sheriff's Office for possession ...



Herrema's scoring spree propelling Lady Knights | Sports  Newsbug.info

DeMOTTE — Covenant Christian's girls' soccer team continues to surge behind the offensive skills of talented junior Mya Herrema.



Potts recalls old Newton grade schools | Local  Newsbug.info

Local amateur historian Richard Potts recently happened upon records and photographs about historic schoolhouses in the area of Newton Township.



Man accused of selling drugs at Rensselaer Central High School  Newsbug.info

RENSSELAER — A joint investigation by the Jasper County Sheriff's Office and Rensselaer Police Department has led to the arrest of a man suspected of ...



Jasper County Arrest Log for September 21 | Crime  Newsbug.info

Jasper County Arrest Log. Friday, September 21. Emily Grace Barkowski, 23, of DeMotte, was arrested by the Jasper County Sheriff's Office for domestic battery.



Clinton Central mourns the loss of Jaden Quick  wlfi.com

Monday is the official start of high school football practice across the state. One local team is beginning its season differently because one of the team's captains, ...



Combat Coffee coming to Rensselaer Library | Local  Newsbug.info

The Rensselaer outlet of the Jasper County Library recently announced a special event for veterans featuring the “Combat Coffee group.” The event will take ...



Gun threat report leads to meth arrest | Crime  Newsbug.info

Local law enforcement arrested 38 year-old Steven Luttrell and 42-year-old Shawna Allen of Rensselaer on Friday, Oct. 19, after hearing a report about a gun ...



Kankakee Valley's Lindsay Stokes leads all-area girls' hoops teams  Newsbug.info

The 2017-18 season was a banner year for several of the area's seniors, with three players reaching 1000 points in their careers.



Jasper County candidates update; new sign-ups | Local  Newsbug.info

Wednesday, Jan. 10 marked the first day that locals aspiring for leadership positions in the county and various townships may sign up to officially become ...



Lawrence (Larry) W. Harris  Yakima Herald-Republic

LAWRENCE (LARRY) W. HARRIS went to sleep in the arms of the Lord on August 15, 2018 at Astria Health Center. Born to Maurice M. and Vivian (Betty) Harris ...



Rensselaer prepared to 'Rock the Arts' | Local  Newsbug.info

Rensselaer's annual “Rock the Arts” event will again be held at Potawatomi Park this year on Saturday, July 28. Organizer Brooke Kurtz and others have tried to ...



Rensselaer man arrested for attempted theft, meth possession  Newsbug.info

Jasper County Sheriff's deputies arrested a Rensselaer man on Tuesday, April 24, after a burglary led them to uncover a supply of methamphetamine in his ...



Threat list found in book at Jefferson High School  wlfi.com

Lafayette Police are investigating a non-specific threat list found in a book at Lafayette Jefferson High School.



Jasper County Arrest Log for June 14-18 | Crime  Newsbug.info

Thursday, June 14. Savanna Faith Goetz, 21. of Rensselaer, was arrested by the Rensselaer Police Department for driving while intoxicated (endangering) and ...



Jasper County Arrest Log for May 7 | Crime  Newsbug.info

Monday, May 7. Anthony Michael Aguirre, 23, of Rensselaer, was arrested by the Jasper County Sheriff's Office for possession of methamphetamine and never ...



Schaetzel, Williamson to face off in sheriff's race  Newsbug.info

Jasper County Sheriff Terry Risner is nearing the end of his second consecutive term in office, and a new sheriff will take office on Jan. 1, 2019.



Rensselaer Fire Department hosts fish fry | Local  Newsbug.info

Rensselaer's volunteer firefighter department hosted its annual All You Can Eat Fish and Chicken Fry event on Friday, May 4. Numerous sponsors and locals ...



Denton goes above and beyond as dispatcher | Rensselaer Republican  Newsbug.info

Arin Denton has been a dispatcher for the Rensselaer Police Department for more than four years. In her time serving the community, covering everything from ...



A Statement from St. Joseph's College (Rensselaer, IN) Alumni: We Demand Transparency after Board Votes to Close Campus  PR Newswire

RENSSELAER, Ind., Feb. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of the February 3, 2017 announcement that private St. Joseph's College would temporarily ...



Heavy rain, flooding hit Rensselaer; No 'substantial' local incidents reported  Newsbug.info

Rensselaer experienced high water and flooding from Tuesday's heavy rainfall. Although few if any injuries were reported to the Jasper County Sheriff's Office by ...



Two Newton County business owners were in the store during the Hobart Walmart shooting \  Newsbug.info

When news broke about a shooting at the Walmart in Hobart on the evening of Sept. 30, many area residents were glued to their online news sources or ...



Jasper County Commissioners talk CAFO approval details | Local  Newsbug.info

The Jasper County Commissioners gathered at the County Courthouse for their monthly meeting on Monday, July 2 to discuss the complicated details ...



Jasper County Arrest Log for June 27 | Crime  Newsbug.info

Jasper County Arrest Log. Wednesday, June 27. Tommy Joe Gallo, 36, of Cedar Lake, was arrested by the Jasper County Sheriff's Office for OWI refusal.



Little Cousin Jasper kicks off | Local  Newsbug.info

Local citizens, families and leaders of Rensselaer and Jasper County braved the drizzling rain to gather on the Jasper County Courthouse Square on Friday, ...



Queen and princess chosen to reign at Jasper County Fair  Newsbug.info

The Jasper County Queen pageant was held Friday in preparation for this year's fair, which begins on July 14. Six young ladies vied for the title with 13 even ...



NJHS to leave its mark on local parks: Group donating hundreds to Parks for People Campaign  Newsbug.info

Local Rensselaer Middle Schoolers of the National Junior Honors Society will soon be donating several hundred dollars to Rensselaer's Parks for People ...



Rensselaer man arrested for methamphetamine | Local  Newsbug.info

Rensselaer Police recently arrested a man after several drugs, including a substance reportedly confirmed as methamphetamine, was found in his possession.



4th annual Veterans Car Show set for Saturday in DeMotte  Newsbug.info

DeMOTTE – For the fourth year, the Jasper County Veterans Council will feature a variety of cars and trucks of all ages as well as a collection of vintage military.



RPD, JCSO team up for meth bust | Local  Newsbug.info

The Rensselaer Police Department made several arrests on Wednesday, April 18, related to drug activity. This is according to a report from the RPD.



Assisted living center project breaks ground | Local  Newsbug.info

Autumn Trace recently broke ground to begin the construction of its new assisted living community in Rensselaer, located near East Drexel Parkway.



SJC lender to auction off nearly 870 acres | Local  Newsbug.info

Over 869 acres near Saint Joseph's College, contained in 11 different tracts of farmland, will be auctioned off in the community Building of the Jasper County ...



Friends, colleagues host reception for Judge Bailey | Local  Newsbug.info

Local law enforcement, government leaders and old friends met in the Superior Courtroom of the Jasper County Courthouse on the afternoon of Thursday, Feb.



RCHS girls swim sets new relay mark at sectional  Newsbug.info

CROWN POINT — Rensselaer Central's girls' 200-yard freestyle relay team of Kennedy Minter, Ally Armold, Hailey Henry and Sophie Michael set a new school ...



None seriously injured in local house fire | Local  Newsbug.info

On the afternoon of Sunday, April 22 at around 12:04 p.m. the Keener Township Volunteer Fire Department and other departments were dispatched to deal with ...



Community mourns the loss of Zachary Hyde  wlfi.com

People in West Lafayette feel an emptiness as they grieve the loss of 14 year-old, Zachary Hyde.



Jasper County Arrest Log for Monday, April 23 | Crime  Newsbug.info

Jasper County Arrest Log. Monday, April 23. Jason Michael Branik, 38, of Hobart, was arrested by the Jasper County Sheriff's Office for probation violation.



Peru State adds to women's basketball staff | Sports  KMAland

Peru State head women's basketball coach Joan Albury has announced an addition to her staff.



Breaking: SJC reaches agreement on outstanding debt | Local  Newsbug.info

The Board of Trustees for Saint Joseph's College released a statement on Wednesday, Sept. 19 at around 2:30 p.m., addressed to "alumni and friends," saying ...



'No Roselawn Prison' movement gaining momentum | Local  Newsbug.info

The GEO Group tried twice in Gary, and they have a long history of giving out money to make sure their projects are pushed through by local governments.



Parks for People campaign seeking patronicity grant | Local  Newsbug.info

Representatives of the Parks for People Campaign recently announced the kickoff of a Patronicity matching grant opportunity, which will run from the start of ...



Commissioners discuss turbines, cancer awareness | Local  Newsbug.info

The Jasper County Commissioners discussed numerous issues during their monthly meeting, held on the morning of Tuesday, Sept. 4 in light of the Labor Day ...



John Davis reflects on law enforcement career | Local  Newsbug.info

Master Patrolman John Davis has spent nearly a decade with the Rensselaer Police Department. In that time, he has led and been a part of several unique ...



Jasper County Arrest Log for April 9 | Crime  Newsbug.info

Monday, April 9. Eric William Anderson, 33, of Tefft, was arrested by the Jasper County Sheriff's Office for driving while suspended, leaving the scene of a crash ...



Intoxicated man arrested after fleeing an accident scene  Newsbug.info

Rensselaer Police arrested a man on Thursday, May 3 when he fled the scene of a car accident after driving erratically.



Head-on collision kills one | Local  Newsbug.info

The Jasper County Sheriff's Office investigated a traffic crash involving a lethal head-on collision on Sunday, April 8, 2018 at approximately 12:35 P.M..



Wheatfield man arrested for alleged battery incident | Local  Newsbug.info

Jasper County Sheriff's Deputies arrested a Wheatfield man early Saturday morning for an incident involving the alleged battery of a female subject. This was ...



Narnia comes to life at Seeger High School  Newsbug.info

Seeger High School is putting on The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe for the fall play.



RAI details downtown Rensselaer revitalization plans | Local  Newsbug.info

Main Street Rensselaer and city leaders hosted a Downtown Revitalization Open House at the eMbers Venue on Tuesday, Jan. 16 to discuss plans for new ...



South Newton's big second half puts North Newton in the rearview  Newsbug.info

North Newton had county rival South Newton in its sights at the start of the second half last Monday night.



1. Dhliwayo's murder trial set for May 29 | Local  Newsbug.info

Thirty-nine year-old Raymond Dhliwayo of the Merrillville and Crown Point area appeared at the Jasper County Circuit Court on Wednesday, February 28, ...



DeMotte man busted on gun, drug charges | Crime  Newsbug.info

A DeMotte man has been arrested on felony drug and weapons charges after his residence was raided by multi-jurisdiction agents and police.



Gilliom is new CEO of Wabash Valley Alliance: Rensselaer location adds clinicians, will soon be fully staffed  Newsbug.info

New Wabash Valley Alliance CEO, Thomas Gilliom hopes that a full counseling staff will help to ease concerns about its Rensselaer facility voiced by some local ...



Jasper/Newton ABATE to escort veterans to Traveling Vietnam Wall  Newsbug.info

The Jasper/Newton and LaPorte County branches of ABATE Indiana are putting together arrangements for potentially hundreds of bikers to ride from the ...



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