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September 2nd, 2014

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September 2, 2014

TIMEWARP TUESDAY

September 2, 2014

The photograph was submitted by Chuck Mathieu, a Churubusco resident and Churubusco historian. Pictured is John Tripcony who started serving in 1907 as guard at the Line Street, in Churubusco, crossing for the Pennsylvania Railroad for 38 years.
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POLICE PURSUIT IN 'BUSCO: Man drives motorcycle over 100 mph

September 2, 2014

CHURUBUSCO — A Churubusco man was arrested late last month after leading police on a high-speed chase through Noble and Whitley counties. Jesse Boneff, 24, was arrested on charges of reckless driving, resisting law enforcement and altering a license plate.

JUNIOR MISSES: Scholarship program marks 50 years

September 2, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — For half a century, high school senior girls have been representing Whitley County under the banner of Junior Miss, now known as Distinguished Young Woman (DYW). Nine girls will be added to the DYW history books Saturday at 7 p.m. at Columbia City High School.

September 1st

FATAL ATV ACCIDENT: 78-year-old man dies at the scene

September 1, 2014

WHITLEY COUNTY (Sept. 1, 2014) -- Emergency crews responded to an ATV crash at approximately 6 p.m. near the intersection of Schrader Road and County Road 600 E.

A 78-year-old man died after almost a half hour of CPR was administered at the scene.

Although the name of the victim has not yet been released, officials on the scene suspect other medical conditions contributed to the crash.

Read more coverage on this story in Tuesday's edition of The Post & Mail.

FATAL ATV ACCIDENT: 78-year-old man dies at the scene

September 1, 2014

WHITLEY COUNTY (Sept. 1, 2014) -- Emergency crews responded to an ATV crash at approximately 6 p.m. near the intersection of Schrader Road and County Road 600 E.

A 78-year-old man died after almost a half hour of CPR was administered at the scene.

Although the name of the victim has not yet been released, officials on the scene suspect other medical conditions contributed to the crash.

Read more coverage on this story in Tuesday's edition of The Post & Mail.

HATE MESSAGE: Three churches in city vandalized with anti-Christian rant by alleged radical Islamists

September 1, 2014

The Columbus Police Department is investigating after three churches there were vandalized with spray paint.

Vandals painted religiously fueled messages on the facades of St. Bartholomew Catholic Church, East Columbus Christian Church and Lakeview Church of Christ overnight on Saturday, according to police. A member of St. Bartholomew said "INFIDELS!" and "Quran 3:151? were written in black spray paint on the exterior of the church.

STUDENT SET ABLAZE: Girls' burned body found in Indianapolis backyard

September 1, 2014

Authorities say a 15-year-old girl whose badly burned body was found dumped in an Indianapolis backyard was a student at Ben Davis Ninth Grade Center on the city's far west side.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police say the name of the girl and how she died might be released following an autopsy Tuesday. They say a man walking his dog found the body Sunday afternoon in his backyard on the city's near northwest side.

Detectives believe the victim was killed elsewhere and brought to that location. Television news footage showed scorch marks in the yard.

August 31st

PROGRAM PREVIEW: DYW to highlight nine participants

August 31, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — Nine Whitley County high school seniors will participate in the county’s Distinguished Young Woman program.

Mindi Hoffman will join Greg Hockemeyer as emcee the program which is slated for Saturday, Sept. 6 at 7 p.m.

VYING FOR POSITION: 2 already registered for caucus

August 31, 2014

WHITLEY COUNTY — Two Republicans have put their names on the list in hopes to fill the Whitley County Auditor’s position.

Whitley County Republican Precinct Committeemen will hold a caucus Wednesday at 7 p.m. to fill the position of County Auditor.

 

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