Officials at Peru Community Schools got a surprise recently when workers doing renovations at Peru High School uncovered a time capsule set in place when the building was being built in the 1960s.

Thousands of Hoosiers turned out Sunday to pay their respects as a procession carried the body of a U.S. Marine, killed in Afghanistan, through Miami County and back to his hometown of Logansport.

The Peru Lions has resumed its Cheer Club effort on a limited basis.

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and local State Farm Agent Christy Winter are teaming up with the Peru Fire Department to support Fire Prevention Week, an annual public awareness campaign that promotes critical home fire safety messages. NFPA has been the official sponsor of …

If you are in downtown Peru in the next week, pop in to see “Elvis” the scarecrow in the Chamber of Commerce lobby. He’s an example of what you can build yourself on Sept. 18 at Garden Gate Greenhouse in Peru. It’s the fourth annual “Build-A-Scarecrow” fundraiser for Harvesting Capabilities.…

On Wednesday afternoon, Sharp Creek Elementary School teacher Amber Bretzman was sitting in a chair in front of the classroom of fifth-graders on the floor in front of her. In her outstretched hand was the front page of the Huntington Herald-Press from Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2001.

Nearly 100 county residents have been diagnosed with COVID-19 in the past two days as the state continues to battle a surge in cases driven by the highly contagious delta variant.

The Miami County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday voted down an order from the county’s Board of Health that would have imposed a mask mandate for the county as cases of COVID-19 continue to rise.

For decades the St. Charles Bazaar has provided a day of family fun in the month of September. While the pandemic prevented the event from occurring in 2020, organizers are dedicated to making the 2021 Bazaar the best yet.

A group that calls itself Guardian Warriors is hosting a remembrance Saturday to remember the Sept. 11 tragedy.

The Peru Lions has resumed its Cheer Club effort on a limited basis.

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The Converse community lined Jefferson Street to welcome home Randy Dever from an eight-month battle with COVID-19 on Friday.

I am assuming you have secured permission to hunt and have done some preseason scouting to familiarize yourself with your hunting area and spent time practicing with your selected hunting gear. If you are bowhunting, you should have spent many hours practicing shooting with the actual equipm…

The Miami County Board of Commissioners is expected to consider a mask mandate, passed last month by the County Board of Health, when they meet Tuesday.

The North Miami School Board, on Wednesday, made changes to school policies put in place at the beginning of the year to battle the COVID-19 pandemic.

The United Way of Miami County is hosting a talk for county residents from a nationally known speaker aimed at promoting a healthier community.

Residents living in and around the Peru area can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and other chronic, serious conditions with affordable screenings by Life Line Screening.

The Miami County Chamber of Commerce has named the United Way of Miami County as its September Business of the Month. The local United Way office has been a Chamber member for more than 40 years.

Beacon Credit Union recently awarded three local charitable organizations a total of $1,750 to continue their missions after a month-long round of voting from county customers.

Beacon Credit Union recently awarded three local charitable organizations a total of $1,750 to continue their missions after a month-long round of voting from county customers.

The Peru Lions has resumed its Cheer Club effort on a limited basis.

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It’s not a U.S. built plane, but a new addition to the collection at Grissom Air Museum is a plane that is expected to help the museum continue to explore the history of the fight for air power during the Cold War.

Residents will get their first glimpse Thursday of a new statue of one the area’s leaders in the fight for a woman’s right to vote.