September 27th, 2014
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Stacy Quinn, 18, left her home in Columbia City this summer for basic training with the U.S. National Guard.
As she went through each obstacle placed in front of her, Private Quinn never wavered in her determination and positive attitude.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Many adults create a â€śbucket listâ€ť of things they aim to accomplish at some point during their lifetime.
Gary Lamle, of Columbia City, added to his list after watching a television show about antique tractors driving across the Mackinac Bridge in Michigan.
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COLUMBIA CITY - Police have received enough information to potentially identify the suspect in the alleged Columbia City purse snatching cases, thanks to the help of area news sources and social media.
Officials said Friday night they appreciate the help of local residents and the information they've provided.
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The Columbia City Police Department is asking for community assistance in identifying a suspect in several recent purse snatchings in the month of September.
CHURUBUSCO â€” Churubuscoâ€™s boys tennis team fell to Adams Central, 4-1.
The No. 2 doubles team of Landon and Luke Lillmars won in a three-set series 5-7, 7-6 (7-5), 6-2. In No. singles, Derek Bowyer fell 6-0, 6-3.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Of the sights that a hiker might expect to see while trekking the many trails at the Crooked Lake Nature Preserve, a historic cemetery is most likely not on the list. However, a group of community volunteers have been working for more than 17 months to restore and preserve the Leaman Cemetery. In April of 2013, work began to tend to the overgrown and forgotten cemetery.
The Indian Springs Middle School varsity girls cross country team came in fourth out of 31 teams at the West Noble Invitational Saturday. The team was led by Jasmine Early who came in fourth. The ISMS boys placed eighth out of 31 teams at the invite. Landon Wakeman and Nathan Mills both placed in the top 25 for ISMS. The photo includes the girls team, from left: Gabby Fry, Jasmine Early, Olivia Campbell, Lillian Oddou, Jaslyn Cook and Eden Oddou.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” It was a scene that rivaled any Western movie lot. The only thing missing from The Woodlands Senior Center birthday celebration was tumbleweed blowing in the wind. Each month the senior center, located at 710 N. Opportunity Dr. in Columbia City, hosts a birthday party for all its participants.