Sturgis Journal's Corky Emerick Passes Away
Wednesday, August 21, 2019

(STURGIS) – A long time fixture on the high school sports scene in Michiana has passed away.

Sturgis Journal Sports Editor Corky Emerick died unexpectedly Monday. Emerick started with the Journal in 1996 and became Sports Editor in 2008. In addition to covering high school sports around the area, Emerick also wrote fire, court and police stories for the newspaper.

Several people left their condolences on social media regarding Emerick's passing.