October 18th, 2014
WHITLEY COUNTY â€” Due to recent legislative changes by the state of Indiana, the Whitley County Department of Corrections will likely be dealing with an increase of jail inmates and supervised community criminals, such as those individuals enrolled in work release and home detention.
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Those planning to be the only Elsa at the Halloween party might want to let that one go. It's likely she'll be the number one costume this year. Mashable asked the data miners at Google Trends to share what costumes people are searching the most, and unsurprisingly, Queen Elsa tops the list. She's joined by a few of her Frozen castmates, and a whole slew of familiar faces in the pop culture world. So, while that Guardian's of the Galaxy costume may seem like a really awesome idea, thousands of others are planning to wear the same thing.
AKRON â€” Whitkoâ€™s football team rebounded from its first Three Rivers Conference loss to beat Tippecanoe Valley Friday night, 34-16.
The win puts the Wildcats in second place in the TRC behind Rochester, Whitkoâ€™s lone conference loss.
OSSIAN â€” When a football team puts up 35 points to break a six-game losing streak, itâ€™s usually the offense that gets the glory.
Make no mistake, the Columbia City offense did its job, part of which was to keep possession to keep the potent Norwell offense on the sidelines, but this night it was four big plays by the Columbia City defense that helped spur the Eagles to a 35-34 overtime win over their Northeast Hoosier Conference foe on a brisk windy night in Wells County.
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COLUMBIA CITY â€” Nicholas Ianucilli is following in his familyâ€™s footsteps and joining the military. â€śA lot of my relatives have joined the military, and I have a sense of honor. I want to help the country I live in,â€ť Ianucilli said.
FORT WAYNE â€” For those amateur explorers and scientists looking to learn more about the world beneath their feet, the Three Rivers Gem and Mineral Society will be holding their 53rd Annual Gem, Mineral, Fossil, Lapidary and Jewelry Show and Sale today through Sunday at the Allen County Fair Grounds.
Four- and five-year-old children from Stepping Stones Preschool went to the Merry Lea Environmental Center Farmstead for a field trip. The angora goat (pictured) enjoyed their company. On the trip, children learned that life on the farm is hard work. They pressed apples for cider, ground corn, made â€śmagicâ€ť muffins and helped feed farm animals.
Columbia Cityâ€™s girls golf team held its awards ceremony Sunday. Pictured from left are: Abbey Polanco, Most Improved Award; Cheyenne Johnson, Coaches Award; Macenzie Lane, Season Low Average, MVP and 1st-Team All-Conference; and Taylor Daniel, Mental Attitude Award.