The Central Noble choir performs the national anthem prior to the start of Friday’s varsity boys basketball game between the host Cougars and Lakeland Lakers.

With a packed crowd of fans behind her, Central Noble senior Sydney Freeman works against defensive pressure from a North Judson defender during Saturday’s Winamac Regional final. The Cougars won the game, claiming their third consecutive regional title in Class 2A. See the full story in Sports.

The evening TV weather forecast predicted strong wind with extreme cold and snow beginning after midnight. And that’s what it was when I got up the next morning, windy, cold and snowing.

Central Noble fans rise to their feet at the close of Saturday’s Class 2A girls basketball sectional semifinal win over Whitko in Albion.

SYRACUSE — The Indiana State Police have been requested by Kosciusko County Sheriff Kyle Dukes to investigate an officer involved shooting that occurred while serving an arrest warrant Friday in Syracuse.

ALBION — The Noble County Emergency Management Agency is urging motorists and pedestrians to be cautious when approaching the Norfolk Southern Railroad crossing at South Orange Street in Albion.

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