May 2nd, 2015
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CHURUBUSCO â€” A sixth-inning explosion by Churubuscoâ€™s baseball team helped the Eagles to a 17-7 win in the NECC semi-finals versus Fairfield Friday night.
Fairfield got on the board first, putting up two runs after three scoreless innings. Churubusco responded when Marcus Moog hit the centerfield fence with an RBI double. Drew Buffenbarger followed with a homerun that scored Moog and himself, giving the Eagles a 4-2 advantage.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” A man who was hospitalized in Fort Wayne with a gunshot wound initially told police he was shot at the skate park at Morsches Park this morning.
After an investigation and no evidence to prove the accusations, police said the man changed his story. Officials believe he accidentally shot himself in the thigh.
This is a developing story. More details will be available in the Weekend Edition of The Post & Mail.
AUBURN â€” Churubuscoâ€™s boys golf team traveled to Bridgewater golf course for a three-way contest with Eastside and Westview high school Thursday afternoon.
The Eagles dominated, scoring 174, followed by Eastside, 203, and Westview, 205.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s draft of its Comprehensive Plan used data from the U.S. Census Bureau to help decide the future for housing in the city.
Overall, city officials aspire to promote safe, quality neighborhoods with varying styles, densities, products and price points for all stages of life.
According to 2012 Census information, the average age of Columbia City residents is 10 percent lower than the state average of 40.1 years old. The next census is in 2017
HUNTINGTON â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s golf team continued an impressive season with a 149-181 victory over Huntington North in a match played Thursday evening at Norwood Golf Course in Huntington.
Five of the six Eagle varsity golfers shot nine-hole scores in the 30s, led by Tyler Green, who shot an even par 35 to take medalist honors. Two shots behind Green came Spencer Klimek with a 37. Spencer McCammon carded a 38, and both Cameron Slavich and Max Dryer came in with 39s.
WHITLEY COUNTY â€” Indianaâ€™s Department of Natural Resources (DNR) recently released its 2014 deer harvest report, revealing 120,073 confirmed kills in Indiana.
This is a 4.4 percent decrease from the 2013 season and an 11.9 percent drop from the all-time high of 136,248 deer in 2012. These statistics reflect the DNRâ€™s efforts to reduce the stateâ€™s deer population.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s Lady Eagle tennis team downed Northeast Hoosier Conference foe Bellmont and perennial conference powerhouse, Homestead, in two matches this week at the DeVol Field courts.
Thursday night, the Eagles used wins at No. 3 singles and both doubles matches to down NHC powerhouse Homestead by a 3-2 score.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” This Saturday, comic book stores around the country and B. E. Comics and Cards in Columbia City will celebrate Free Comic Book Day.
Comic book stores will give away specially printed copies of free comic books in an attempt to bring in new readers. The local store has reserved copies of 20 different titles to give away to the public on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.