Vigil for Rene and Lilliana

Elkhart community hosts vigil for children smothered to death by their mother

Rene and Liliana’s mother Amber Pasztor, 29, abducted the children on Monday from a home on the 7000 block of U.S. 33 before traveling to Elkhart.

Clockwise from upper left,  Brady Lee Shepherd,  Andrew Steven Secor,  Melissa Lynn Wheeler, Madison Chase May,  Brian Keith Noll and Jessie Lee Savant Jr.

Six arrested following stolen checks investigation

An investigation into checks stolen from a church in Syracuse, Indiana by the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department and othe law enforcement agencies has resulted in the arrests of six people.

Photo of shooting scene courtesy WSPA

Teen’s mother ‘shocked and saddened’ by school shooting

The shooting began Wednesday afternoon in rural area of Townville near the Georgia-South Carolina line. Authorities say the teenager killed 47-year-old Jeffrey Osborne and then drove to Townville Elementary School, about 2 miles away.