Archive - 2014
CHURUBUSCO Ââ€” The town of Churubusco will again be collecting non-perishable food and toiletry items for the Churubusco United Methodist Church and St. John Bosco Catholic Church food pantries.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Michelle Urban, leader of the Whitley County Consolidated Schoolsâ€™ Safety Committee, is â€śexcitedâ€ť to bring new projects to the table this school year.
WARSAW â€” Whitkoâ€™s boys soccer team picked up its first win of the season Saturday at Lakeland Christian Academy. The Wildcats took down Lakeland in a close, 3-2 match.
LARWILL â€” Food, garage sales, a flea market and a car show were all featured at Larwillâ€™s Squawbuck Days. However, it was history that plucked the heart strings for many who attended the three-day festival.
MON AUG 25 2014
...HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS IN STORE FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN
INDIANA AND FAR SOUTHWESTERN LOWER MICHIGAN...
WHILE THE CHANCE DOES EXIST FOR SOME CLOUD COVER IN SPOTS TODAY...
AFTERNOON HIGH TEMPERATURES ARE STILL EXPECTED TO CLIMB INTO THE
UPPER 80S TO AROUND 90 ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA. INCREASING
HUMIDITY LATER THIS MORNING INTO THIS AFTERNOON WILL ALLOW FOR
HEAT INDEX READINGS TO CLIMB INTO THE 95 TO 100 DEGREE RANGE.
THOSE WORKING OUTDOORS TODAY SHOULD TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS AND STAY
NEW HAVEN â€” After a strong week of conference play, Columbia Cityâ€™s girls golf team placed seventh at the New Haven Invitational, with a much-improved score from the squadâ€™s 18-hole invite last week.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” A South Bend man was injured after rolling his vehicle on U.S. 30 Saturday night. Bradley Zalas, 34, was traveling east on U.S. 30 near Wolf Road when he ran off the roadway and into the median, according to Whitley County Sheriffâ€™s Sergeant Cory Patrick.
SOUTH WHITLEY â€” Whitkoâ€™s girls soccer team lost a hard-fought match against the West Noble Lady Lancers Saturday in South Whitley, 4-2. The Lancers took a strong advantage in the first half of the game, leading by two goals over Whitko, shortly before Mady Overmeyer scored for the Wildcats with 7:13 remaining.
HUNTINGTON â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s boys and girls cross country teams opened their seasons at the Huntington Invitational Saturday.
Alice D. Ogg Fernbaugh, 101, of Columbia City, died at 1 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor where she had been a resident since Jan. 2009.
She was born Aug. 28, 1912, in Allen County, a daughter of Clement and Maleva (Ambrose) Ritenour. After completing her education at Arcola High School, she moved to Fort Wayne.
She married Luther Ogg and they made their home in Fort Wayne. Mr. Ogg died in 1968.
On Nov. 22, 1973, she married Carl W. Fernbaugh. They made their home in South Bend until 1984, when they moved to Whitley County. Mr. Fernbaugh died in 1989.