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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Mental health needs of jail inmates not being met

  COLUMBIA CITY — “A lot of the folks in county jails in Indiana have no business being in a jail cell.” Prosecutor D.J. Sigler didn’t...

Many factors contribute to crowded jail

COLUMBIA CITY —Whitley County government officials are facing a dire situation as they consider their next course of action for the Whitley County Jail,...

First-time conference win for CCHS swimmers

BLUFFTON — Columbia City boys and girls swim teams both came out on top in the Northeast 8 Swim & Dive Conference. This is the...

Whitko school board votes to close middle school in Larwill; Middle and high school...

  LARWILL — “Whatever happens tonight, tomorrow we’re still going to be Whitko.” That was the resounding sentiment at the Whitko school board meeting Monday where...

In search of a forever home

Indiana residents adopted 1,509 children statewide in 2016, say statistics from the Indiana Department of Child Services. But while the Hoosier state boasts the...

’Busco Eagles win back-to-back games

CHURUBUSCO — After losing the first six games of the season, Churubusco’s boys basketball team won back-to-back games Friday and Saturday night, first over...

Adoption costs don’t have to be intimidating

It can be intimidating to see the numbers add up when first looking at the cost of the adoption process. Home studies can be as...

Sheets, Bailey sentenced for meth charges

COLUMBIA CITY — A Hudson couple face sentences of 11 and five years for meth-related charges after Monday’s Circuit Court. Brenda Bailey, 57, and Charles...

Foster family provided stability in my time of need

Late at night, after one of the worst days of my life, I walked through the front door of a home I’d never seen...

’Busco grapplers go 2-3 at Carroll Invitational

HUNTERTOWN — Churubusco’s wrestling team finished 2-3 in the Carroll Super Duals last weekend, including a one-point loss to rival Eastside. After finishing the Eastside...
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