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Archive - Apr 2011

April 28th

’Busco rains in on NECC

April 28, 2011

   ALBION — Under increasingly dark and wet skies, it was the Churubusco boys’ track team that rained on three other schools competing in a Northeast Corner Conference four-way meet Wednesday at Central    Noble High School.
   The Eagles downed the host Cougars 83-48, the Eastside Blazers 84-48, and the Prairie Heights Panthers by an 85-47 count.

Delays continue for county sports

April 28, 2011

   The number of days canceled are starting to catch up with the amount of games played and for some teams it’s surpassed.
   Heavy rain this week has kept the Whitley County sports schedule from having a full night of action.
   Keeping up with schedule changes has Friday as a day filled with make-ups.
   Both Columbia City baseball and softball teams will play.

Duke donation boosts industrial park

April 28, 2011

SOUTH WHITLEY — An industrial park with shovel-ready sites along Hathaway Drive and Williams Way in South Whitley is becoming a reality.
Kevin Neal, director of wholesale relations for Duke Energy Indiana, the town’s electrical supplier, awarded a $5,000 check to Alan Tio, president of the Whitley County Economic Development Corporation, at Tuesday evening’s town council meeting which will be used to develop the site.

‘Extreme Couponing’ aims to save cash

April 28, 2011

Columbia City — Could you imagine being able to save more than 90 percent on your bill at the grocery store? The key to saving big and getting more bang for your buck is something that most people overlook as they go through their mail or newspaper. The overlooked secret to savings, for some dedicated individuals, is using coupons. The network TCL has recently introduced a new show creatively titled “Extreme Couponing” that shows everyday families who are able to save a significant amount of money by using coupons at the grocery store.

April 27th

Living World War I as it happened

April 27, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY — History teacher Randy Hudgins wanted to give his Columbia City High School students a sense of being there in order to help them better understand the past events they were studying.
To do this, Hudgins assigned his Modern World History pupils to create a newspaper from the era of study — the first world war.
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New traffic signs coming to Columbia City

April 27, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY — Columbia City’s program to update its street signs became official Tuesday night with the ratification of a new ordinance.
The Columbia City Common Council approved on second reading Ordinance 2011-1.
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Bellmont gets served: Columbia City sweeps to extend win streak

April 27, 2011

   COLUMBIA CITY — To call Tuesday night’s weather blustery would be an understatement.
   In extremely windy conditions the Columbia City Lady Eagles and the Bellmont Squaws squared off in a Northeast Hoosier Conference tennis match.
   Despite a couple of close contests including a comeback at No. 2 doubles, the Lady Eagles extended their win streak to four matches in a 5-0 sweep of the visiting Squaws.

Perfection still intact for City

April 27, 2011

   KENDALLVILLE — It’s more than a month into the Indiana high school track and field season and perfection is still intact for the Columbia City Lady Eagles.
   A windy Tuesday match on the road in the Northeast Hoosier Conference didn’t change that. The Lady    Eagles outdistanced both New Haven and host East Noble with 73 points. The Lady Knights were a distant   second at 48 points.

Eagles: Four soggy strokes back

April 27, 2011

   COLUMBIA CITY — Add up all the rain that has fallen in the past week and Tuesday made for one soggy match on the golf course.
   To go along with it were gusts of wind over 20 mph as Columbia City boys’ golf played host to Bellmont.
   After battling the conditions, the Eagles came up four strokes short in their dual with the Braves 176-180.

Whitko track and field teams remain unbeaten atop TRC

April 27, 2011

   NORTH MANCHESTER — The 2011 Three Rivers Conference schedule has been an unbeaten streak not seen by just one track and field team at Whitko but two. 
   Tuesday, both traveled to Manchester and came away with two more wins to remain perfect.
   The boys squad came away blowing away the field. Whitko scored 123 points on eight wins while    Manchester finished a distant second with 74 points and Northfield following at 32 points.

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...
SOUTH WHITLEY — For the second night in a row the Whitko Lady Wildcat volleyball team took the...

 

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