October 25th, 2014
COLUMBIA CITY â More than a dozen mayors were present Friday in Columbia City for a roundtable hosted by the cityâs own mayor, Ryan Daniel, at the Eagleâs Nest event center.
The day included mayors from Kendallville, Garrett, Ligonier, Plymouth, Woodburn, Rochester, Rensselaer, Goshen, Auburn, New Haven and Angola, who all converged to discuss prominent issues.
CHURUBUSCO â After a long season wrought by a series of ups and downs, both on and off the field, the Churubusco Eaglesâ football season came to an end Friday night after a stinging loss to Woodlan, 42-14.
It was the first game of the season the Eagles truly appeared to be outclassed against a superior opponent.
WHITLEY COUNTY â Individuals operating mopeds in the state of Indiana need to be aware of a new legislative change that requires license plates on all class-B motor-driven cycles.
The plating requirement will go into effect Jan. 1, but the soonest moped operators will be able to register their scooters is Jan. 2.
ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: A student opened fire at a high school in Washington state on Friday, wounding an unknown number of victims before killing himself with a gun, the Seattle
COLUMBIA CITY â âThe old adage that nice guys finish last does not apply here.â Doug Brown, Whitley County Chamber of Commerce executive director introduced the organizationâs 2014 Hall of Fame individuals Tuesday night.
Former Columbia City cross country runner Brooke Werstler competed for Saint Joseph College in the Great Lakes Valley Conference meet Oct. 11. Werstler placed 11th overall, and was 3rd for her team, and ran a career personal record of 19:15.
Columbia City High Schoolâs show choir hosted its annual spaghetti dinner Saturday night at the Whitley County 4-H Center. Friends and family of the CCHS show choirs attended the fundraiser in support of the vocal group. The meal was complete with an appetizer, entree and dessert, all served by waiters and waitresses â choir membersâ parents. Music was provided by the choirs.
BLUFFTON â Churubuscoâs Lady Eagles faced off against a dominating Adams Central Thursday during the class 2A volleyball sectional invitational hosted by Bluffton. Churubusco was swept away in an uneventful three game series falling 25-12, 25-12 and 25-19.
COLUMBIA CITY â After brief discussion, Whitley County Consolidated Schoolsâ Board of Trustees approved a motion to use a consultant to study the districtâs printing and copying needs.
GAS CITY â Columbia Cityâs girls volleyball team faced stiff competition against Bellmont Thursday at the Mississinewa Sectional. Ultimately the Lady Eagles were swept aside by the Lady Braves, giving Bellmont the win toward its 10th straight sectional crown.Host Mississinewa improved to 28-2 with a rout of Norwell in the opening round of the 3A Volleyball Sectional.