Austin Wetzel and Brianna Kirby announce the birth of their son, Ryker Tyler Ray Wetzel, on Sept. 9, 2021, at Northwest Health-La Porte. He weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces.
Elyssa and John Williams of Michigan City announce the birth of their son, Behr Lexington Williams, on Jan. 13, 2021, at Northwest Health-La porte. He weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces, and is the brother to Savannah Williams, 9, and Canaan Williams, 8.
Gene and Jeanie Walters of Tupelo, Mississippi, formerly of Michigan City, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a trip to Branson, Missouri. The Walters were married on Oct. 9, 1971, in Michigan City.
Adam and Sarah Seymour of La Porte announce the birth of their daughter, Emma Christine Seymour, on April 22, 2021, at Northwest Health-La Porte. She weighed 10 pounds, 9 ounces, and is the sister of Avery, 4, Levi, 3, and Heidi, 21 months.
Jessica Knotts and Darold “Del” Gene Gieser III are proud to announce the birth of their son, Darold “Dexter” Gene Gieser IV, on Feb. 27 at La Porte Hospital. He weighed 5 pounds, 9 ounces, and is the brother of Liam W. A. McCarty, 11, and Audrey R. McCarty, 9.
Latisha Altee Wagner and Wade Erdahl are pleased to announce they will be united in holy matrimony on Saturday, May 22, 2021, at St. John’s Church, 101 St. John Road, Michigan City, Indiana. The bride and groom currently reside in Michigan City. The candlelight ceremony will be performed by …
Nancy and Stephen Gonzalez of Michigan City are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Marissa Gonzalez, to Buck Hickman, son of Georgia Outman, who currently resides in Delaware.
Kenny and Margie Tuesburg will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on April 7. They were married in 1956 in Hamlet, Indiana. The couple has lived in Hanna all their lives. Ken retired in 1998 from Berkel, Inc. after 40-plus years. Margie retired from South Central Schools as a teacher’s…
Michael and Julie (Lasky) Pavey of La Porte are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary. They married Feb. 14, 1981, at St. Peter Catholic Church in La Porte and are members of St. John Kanty Catholic Church in Rolling Prairie.
Mike and Michele (Sirugo) Barber of La Porte recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary. Michele is the assistant director of the La Porte County Historical Society Museum. Mike is a retired patternmaker.
James Weir and Jenifer Samuelson of Berrien Springs, Michigan, announce the birth of their daughter, Adrianna Barbara Weir, on Sept. 29, 2020, at Franciscan Health Michigan City. She weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces, and is the sister of Copper, 7, and Stanley, 1.
Robert W. and Betty Schwark Gardner of Michigan City will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Oct. 28, 2020. They will celebrate with friends and relatives hosted by their son, Barry Gardner, who is their only child.
Dennis and Jackie Rist Leach celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on May 2. They were married in Michigan City at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Dennis retired from the Chrysler Corporation in Kokomo in 2001. Jackie is a homemaker. They have three daughters, Melissa (Tim) Newman of Bringhu…
MICHIGAN CITY — Back in 2018, the international Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run came through Michigan City and made a stop at Friendship Botanic Gardens.
La PORTE — The La Porte County Historical Society Museum has announced the release of the special edition of the Belle Gunness DVD, “The Gunness Mystery.”
BNWZ Georgina 9088, owned by Kayden Nowatzke of Michigan City, was named Bred-and-Owned Reserve Junior Champion Heifer at the 2020 Eastern Regional Junior Angus Show, conducted June 26-28 in Lebanon, Tennessee.
La PORTE – The Healthcare Foundation of La Porte and La Porte Hospital Auxiliary have announced the winners of $102,500 in scholarships for students pursuing careers in the health sciences.
MICHIGAN CITY — On Friday, July 31, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Friendship Botanic Gardens will host an evening of musical entertainment featuring local artist Johnny V at the Taste and Tunes Concert.
La PORTE — Anna and Mary Minich, both of La Porte, are both new junior members of the American Angus Association, announced Mark McCully, CEO of the national organization with headquarters in Saint Joseph, Missouri.
MICHIGAN CITY — As the novel COVID-19 coronavirus situation continues to evolve, Franciscan Health Michigan City has updated its visitor policy.
WESTVILLE — On July 2 the Westville Lions met for their July meeting. The meeting was at Lion Butch and Rhonda Weston’s house. It was a decent turn out despite the hot and humid temperatures. The meeting was called to order by Boss Lion Rhonda Weston. Lions recited the Pledge of Allegiance, …