October 20th, 2014
SI.com's Andrew Perloff and Aaron Nagler respond to Bears' WR Brandon Marshall's comments following Chicago's Week 7 loss to the Miami Dolphins.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Columbia City High Schoolâ€™s Marching Eagles have spent 257.7 hours in practice and performance preparing for this yearâ€™s season.
For the 38 members of the band, it was worth the effort, as the Marching Eagles are advancing to the Scholastic Finals after a strong performance in the qualifying round last week at Homestead â€” for the first time in school history.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Columbia Cityâ€™s Park Department hosted its first mother/son Halloween party Friday night at Morsches Park.
A spin-off of the departmentâ€™s annual father/daughter dance, officials said they wanted to spread the fun to mothers and sons as well, creating the fall event.
CHURUBUSCO â€” It was a battle among the aerial predators Friday night as the Churubusco Eagles faced off against the Fairfield Falcons for the right to hold the coveted Birds of Prey Trophy.
Busco went into to Friday nightâ€™s game having lost six times to Fairfield in the last eight years, but the Eagles decided to put a feather â€” a falcon feather in their caps and defeat Fairfield 35-20.
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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