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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...

Child molester sentenced to 40 years

  COLUMBIA CITY — A Columbia City man will spend the next four decades in prison after being found guilty in a trial last month. Jordin...

Town Council hires part-time officer

CHURUBUSCO — Due to one part-time officer cutting back his hours, the Churubusco Police Department requested the Town Council hire an additional part-time police...

City Hall update underway

COLUMBIA CITY — City Hall in Columbia City is taking on a new look and making cost saving improvements at the same time. The city...

Ballots set for Nov. 6 election

COLUMBIA CITY — The general election is just around the corner. In November, voters will have the opportunity to make selections in several races,...

Car talk: City Council considers vehicle fleet, rezoning request

COLUMBIA CITY — Two separate items pertaining to vehicles were on the agenda for the Columbia City Common Council meeting last week. The council spoke...

SGCS puts a focus on mental health: Cites increased need

CHURUBUSCO — Students at Smith-Green Community Schools will now have more access to mental health counseling. The district previously contracted with a mental health counselor...

Council, Commissioner discuss employee raises

COLUMBIA CITY — At the Whitley County Council meeting earlier this month, Commissioner George Schrumpf requested the council reconsider its approach to cost-of-living raises...

Banks focusing on defense, veterans

AUBURN — Amid the swirl of events in Washington, D.C., first-term Congressman Jim Banks said he is keeping his mind on his tasks. “It’s easy...

Judy: Apply for an internship at the Statehouse

INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana House Republicans are now accepting internship applications for the 2019 legislative session, which begins in January. State Rep. Chris Judy (R-Fort Wayne)...

Something old grants something new: Old Settlers Association grants new pool’s flagpole

COLUMBIA CITY – The Old Settlers Association Inc. annually gives thousands of dollars to Whitley County nonprofit organizations through its grant process. Among the...

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CC’s Hoag eyes sectional

COLUMBIA CITY — High school golf can be a difficult sport. Out on the links, a golfer is trying to get the best of...

Eagles take lopsided win in home opener

CHURUBUSCO — Churubusco’s football team took a blow-out win over Lakeland Friday in the Eagles’ home opener, 42-6. While last week’s Churubusco game against Whitko...

Eagles offense rolling; CC beats Bellmont 42-25

COLUMBIA CITY — After struggling to put substantial points on the board in their first two games, the Eagles’ offense was on a roll...

‘Busco beat county rival Eagles

’Busco beats county rival in dogfight COLUMBIA CITY — Churubusco’s volleyball team was nervous coming into its game at Columbia City Tuesday — but the...

Churubusco well-seasoned for 2018

CHURUBUSCO — Churubusco has a lot of experience coming back from team that finished 9-2, won a Class 1A sectional game and was part...

Dazzlers take gold at Special Olympics

COLUMBIA CITY — The Whitley County Dazzlers competed and received first place in its division during the first-ever national unified cheer competition on July...

Spencer-Young picnic is Sunday

COLLINS — The annual picnic to memorialize a pair of teens who died in a tragic car accident will be held this Sunday, from...

Adult Prom

COLUMBIA CITY — Want to relive your high school days? There’s just the event for you this weekend in Columbia City. The inaugural Adult Prom...

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Block Party, Fine Arts Fest partner for Aug. 18 event

CHURUBUSCO — There will be fun for all at the 5th annual ’Busco Block Party in downtown Churubusco Aug. 18. The Churubusco Chamber of Commerce...

Chamber’s golf outing is Aug. 16

COLUMBIA CITY — The annual Whitley County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center Golf Outing is slated for Thursday, Aug. 16, at Eagle Glen...