WCCS receives grant for new course

COLUMBIA CITY — The Indiana Department of Education recently announced that Whitley County Consolidated Schools was one of 47 school districts to receive an...

Courts & Cops

Whitley County Jail bookings

COLUMBIA CITY — The following individuals were arrested and booked into the Whitley County Jail: Arie Duff, 28, was arrested on Dec. 28 by the...

Plea deals play own role against drug crisis

Plea deals for charges relating to illegal drugs or substances are a common occurrence in the Whitley County Circuit Court. Whitley County Prosecutor D.J. Sigler...

Circuit Court hands down sentences for dealing, burglary

Judge Matthew Rentschler handed down sentences to two people and modified the sentence of a third person during proceedings of the Whitley County Circuit...

Indiana State Police promotes Jeremy Brice, 3 others

INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana State Police Superintendent Douglas G. Carter has recently promoted a crime scene investigator and three troopers from the Fort Wayne Post...


County Council delays new deputy position, approves financial requests

COLUMBIA CITY — The Whitley County Council had its first meeting of the year on Tuesday, Jan. 8, with its first order of business...


Wilson crossed 1,000-point milestone; Junior eyes all-time scoring record

COLUMBIA CITY — It’s a cold January night and the Columbia City Eagles boys basketball team is at work in the gym trying to...

Jan. 17-23 sports calendar

Thursday, Jan. 17 Columbia City swimming hosts DeKalb, 5:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18 Churubusco boys basketball hosts Angola, 7:30 p.m. Whitko boys basketball hosts Northfield, 7:45 p.m. Columbia City...

’Busco gridders named AP All-State

CHURUBUSCO — Six area football players were recently named to the Associated Press All-State teams. The All-State teams and honorable mentions in all six classes...

Eagles finish strong to fend off Knights, 47-34

KENDALLVILLE — East Noble's girls basketball team overcame a scoreless second quarter to be within reach of Columbia City throughout much of the fourth...


Master Gardeners plan annual symposium

COLUMBIA CITY — The Whitley County Master Gardeners have planned their sixth annual Symposium for Feb. 16, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Indian Springs Middle...
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