Columbia City FFA livestock team wins American Royal

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Six-hundred twelve miles from Columbia City, four young livestock judges continued the program’s success, winning the American Royal Livestock Judging...

Whitko principal reflects on consolidation transition

SOUTH WHITLEY — The halls of Whtiko High School got a little more crowded this year as it transitioned into Whitko Jr.-Sr. High School,...

‘Tree’-mendous partnership between town, 3rd-graders

CHURUBUSCO — Churubusco Elementary School’s third-graders had a double-lesson last week — one in tree planting, and another in philanthropy. The third-graders, under the direction...

No surprises in final ISTEP results

Scores from the final ISTEP test were released last week, showing little change from previous years. What is the most unique, and perhaps best...

CC football wins overtime thriller over Norwell, 15-14

BLUFFTON — Nasty weather conditions didn’t hold the Eagles back on Friday, as Columbia City’s football team ended the season on a high note:...

Blue Jacket Bash: More than $30K raised for CC FFA in second event

COLUMBIA CITY — At the end of the evening when tables were cleared, the signature blue corduroy jackets were hung, and supporters left with...

Principal McClain shares passion — reading with students

PIERCETON — Summer break, for a teacher or a principal, has traditionally been known as a time for family, swimming, vacations or maybe even...

Purdue receives $1M gift from Whitley County natives

WEST LAFAYETTE — Purdue University’s Department of Agricultural Economics recently received a $1 million gift from Columbia City natives for an endowed chair dedicated...

Dawson replaces Childress as choir director: Board approves new choral position

CHURUBUSCO — Ryan Dawson has big shoes to fill — but he already knows that. Dawson is stepping up to take over as Churubusco choir...

Eagles set for Warsaw in opener

COLUMBIA CITY — Columbia City’s football team is looking to build upon its first .500 season since 2011, with many returning players on both...
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