WATCH: Whitley County Council meeting gets heated over salary increases

COLUMBIA CITY — “What we’ve done today is officially junked our rating system,” Whitley County Council member Bill Overdeer said after the County Council...

Get ready for CC Christmas lighting contest — cash prizes

COLUMBIA CITY — Christmas lights sparkle from porches and peaks across Columbia City, adding to the excitement of the upcoming holiday season. Some residents...

Commissioners ready self for year ahead

COLUMBIA CITY — The Whitley County Commissioners had their first meeting of 2019 on Monday, Jan. 7, discussing road projects and requests from Sheriff...

Squad car to get second life in South Whitley

SOUTH WHITLEY – With a new school resource officer vehicle nearing completion for South Whitley and the old car being decommissioned, Town Marshall Mikel...

SGCS board approves referendum rate, SEBT withdrawal

CHURUBUSCO — The Smith-Green Community Schools Board of Trustees made some big decisions during its business meeting on Monday, Nov. 19, including the finalized...

Proposed slaughterhouse puts ’Busco neighbors on edge

CHURUBUSCO — A proposed meat market and butcher shop in Churubusco has ruffled feathers among nearby residents. Stalhut Yard LLC is seeking approval from the...
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Limited broadband access causing county’s failure to connect

Access to quality high-speed internet continues to be a problem in Whitley County, leaving some folks in the more rural areas feeling...

Making a splash: Hundreds turn out for opening day of new aquatics center

COLUMBIA CITY — “This is a place where families, people, can come together and be together. It’s not only a Columbia City facility. It’s...

Sheriff Marc Gatton to run for re-election

WHITLEY COUNTY — Sheriff Marc Gatton is ready to kick up the campaign trail for his second term as Whitley County Sheriff. Gatton will officially...
congressman Jim Banks

Banks Introduces Bill to Authorize Military Force against ISIS

WASHINGTON — Congressman Jim Banks, Columbia City, announced that he is introducing a bill to authorize the use of military force against the Islamic...
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