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September 29th, 2014

SCHOOLS PREP FOR WINTER: WCCS planning emergency dismissal drill

September 29, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — In the midst of a snowstorm, sometimes officials are faced with the decision to send children home early from school before roads become impassable. After last year’s difficult winter, Whitley County Consolidated Schools officials are planning ahead for the event of an early emergency dismissal drill.

VIDEO-ALERT • IRISH vs. ORANGE: ND victory savored as Stanford looms Saturday

September 29, 2014

VIDEO: Notre Dame vs. Syracuse | 2014 ACC Football Highlights

BUS CRASH: No reported injuries

September 29, 2014

A school bus crashed on Lincolnway west of Columbia City. Nobody was injured. Read today's paper for more information.

September 28th

FALL FESTIVAL: Slated for venue change

September 28, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — Fall has officially arrived and the Columbia City Main Street Association has announced the schedule of events for the 2014 Whitley County Fall Festival.

The event has been moved to downtown Columbia City and will be Saturday, Oct. 11 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

SCAM: Claiming a prize could be a scam

September 28, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — Joyce Lawrence, a resident of rural Whitley County, was surprised to receive a phone call informing her of a sizeable amount of cash she had won.

“It was more than two weeks ago when I received the phone call,” said Lawrence.

September 27th

CALLED TO SERVE: Quinn, 18, unwavering in her resolve

September 27, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — 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.

YOU GOTTA DO THIS: Tractor trip highlights antique models

September 27, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — Many adults create a “bucket list” 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.

FALLING INTO WEALTH: More than $113 in coupons, discounts in Weekend Edition of The Post & Mail

September 27, 2014

As autumn starts, smart local shoppers can save more than $113 in coupons and discounts by picking up the Weekend Edition of The Post & Mail, now on newsstands throughout Whitley County.

Pick up your copy of The Post & Mail this weekend and earn big savings!

In addition to top local news, extensive features, court judgments, features and sports, the Weekend Edition has coupons and discounts from:
•The always popular SmartSource magazine of coupons
•CVS Pharmacy
•Walgreens Pharmacy
•Dunham's Sports
•Burger King
•Dollar General
•Discount Mattress Center
•Aladdin Vacuum
•Aaron's

September 26th

POLICE: Suspect in purse snatching case may have been identified

September 26, 2014

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.

To read more on this story, see the Weekend Edition of The Post & Mail.

VIDEO: 11 Facts You Won't Believe Are Actually True

September 26, 2014

VIDEO: 11 Facts You Won't Believe Are Actually True

SOUTH WHITLEY — Someone once wrote that a game that ends in a tie is like kissing your sister. For...
CHURUBUSCO — Whitko’s boys tennis team took the 25-mile trip north on Ind. 205 to take on county-...
HUNTERTOWN — Columbia City’s boys soccer team fell 5-0 to Northeast Hoosier Conference foe Carroll...

 

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