September 22nd, 2014
June 15, 1919 ‚ÄĒ Sept. 19, 2014
Carl F. Hansen, 95, of Columbia City, died at 9:40 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at Miller‚Äôs Merry Manor.
He was born June 15, 1919, in East Chicago, a son of the late Fred and Edna (Thieleman) Hansen.
Surviving relatives include his wife, three children, three stepchildren, 13 grandchildren, several great grandchildren and a sister.
The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Smith and Sons Funeral Home, Columbia City. Burial will be in the Nolt Cemetery. Visitation will be 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
WINONA LAKE ‚ÄĒ Columbia City‚Äôs girls golf team made up a seven-shot deficit in the back half of Saturday‚Äôs sectional to advance to the regional for the first time since 2006. ‚ÄúWhat a tremendous effort by our players,‚ÄĚ said Lady Eagle Head Coach Andrew Thompson. ‚ÄúStonehenge is a tough course and we handled it well.‚ÄĚ
CHURUBUSCO (Sunday, September 21) ‚ÄĒ Bargains and treasures will once again be ripe for the sale during Churubusco‚Äôs Town Wide Garage Sale Friday and Saturday September 26 and 27.
The third annual town-wide garage sale will highlight the wares of local merchants and residents bringing people into the town from near and far away.
A severe thunderstorm is approaching Whitely County. Weather spotters have been activated. Stay updated for the latest from The Post & Mail's website and Facebook pages
WHITLEY COUNTY (Sept. 20, 2014) -- A Severe Thunderstorm Warning is in effect for Whitley County.
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 p.m. THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES
ALLEN - CASS - DE KALB - ELKHART - FULTON - HUNTINGTON -
KOSCIUSKO - LA PORTE - LAGRANGE - MARSHALL - MIAMI - NOBLE - PULASKI - ST. JOSEPH - STARKE - STEUBEN - WABASH - WHITE AND WHITLEY
COLUMBIA CITY (Saturday, September 20) ‚ÄĒ Today, Ralph Bailey celebrates his 87th birthday.
The long-time educator has extended encouragement to faculty, staff and students throughout Whitley County for decades earning him the nickname, the ‚ÄúI Can Man.‚ÄĚ
COLUMBIA CITY ‚ÄĒ Purple ribbons and banners will once again be seen around the Whitley County Courthouse in observance of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
The Whitley County Domestic Violence Task Force (DVTF) will partner with County Commissioners in proclaiming the importance of this particular cause with the annual ‚ÄúPaint The Town Purple‚ÄĚ campaign Tuesday, Sept. 25.
SOUTH WHITLEY ‚ÄĒ Zach Baughman should have been on Cloud 9 Friday night.
Not long after being named Homecoming King, Baughman, a linebacker, grabbed an interception with the game tied and less than two minutes left on the clock and ran it 87 yards to score the game-winning touchdown.
CHURUBUSCO ‚ÄĒ Coming off of a three-game losing streak, the Churubusco Eagles went into Friday night‚Äôs game against the Prairie Heights Panthers committed to win.
The Eagles rocketed onto the field with an impressive offensive press that earned them their second win of the season and a clear victory over Prairie Heights, 35-6.