Everything in common

Mom and her newborn twins share Feb. 29 birthdays By DAVE SCHULTZ What are the odds? Courtney Eltzroth’s birthday is Feb. 29. She’s 28, meaning she was...

Fire causes damage to Ossian house

By GLEN WERLING Fire caused heavy damage to an East LaFever Street home in Ossian Saturday. Ossian firefighters were called out to the 126 E. LaFever...

Ossian must fill a pair of police vacancies

By GLEN WERLING Ossian’s board of police commissioners will have two vacancies to fill on the Ossian Police Department. Although it wasn’t mentioned during the commissioners’...

Council OKs new dates for Ossian Days

By GLEN WERLING Members of the Ossian Town Council Monday night approved scheduling the Ossian Days festival to Sept. 15 through 17. Council members also again...

Train fire quelled quickly

By GLEN WERLING Ossian firefighters got an unusual call Friday afternoon — a flaming train engine was was heading south on the Norfolk Southern Railroad...

Injuries minor in Ossian crash

By JESSICA WILLIAMS Three occupants escaped major injuries following a one-vehicle wreck in Ossian Thursday afternoon. At about 2:40 p.m., James Richardson, 22, Fort Wayne, was...

Ossian speller runner-up at regional bee

By MATTHEW LeBLANC A Wells County speller is among the region’s best. Jared White, 11, came in second at Saturday’s Journal Gazette Regional Spelling Bee in Fort...

Ossian police commissioners tab two to join force

By GLEN WERLING It’s only a conditional offer, but members of the Ossian police commissioners voted 3-0 Monday night to offer the open positions on...

Ossian Rolls planning ice cream social

By GLEN WERLING An ice cream social is the next project by Ossian Rolls. Angie Dial of Ossian Rolls informed the members of the Ossian Park...

Accident in Ossian

Investigators of a three-vehicle accident Thursday around noon in Ossian said the driver of a gold Toyota Tundra might have fallen asleep before the...