Skip to main content

Archive - Sep 2011

September 29th

Picture this: New Parkview Whitley Hospital displays local photographs

September 29, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY — The future is nearly here.
After years of hard work and dedication, the new Parkview Whitley Hospital (PWH) will open its doors at 7 a.m. Oct. 20.
The public is invited to a free open house from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 9.
The official address for the new hospital is 1260 E. SR 205, Columbia City.
——
To read the rest of this story, please order an e-subscription, found under the e-edition subscription link, or call The Post & Mail at 244-5153, ext. 207 and ask for a subscription.

Car pulled from drink

September 29, 2011

Nobody was injured after a car took a dive into Eel River Wednesday night.
——
To read the rest of this story, please order an e-subscription, found under the e-edition subscription link, or call The Post & Mail at 244-5153, ext. 207 and ask for a subscription.

Council discusses declining water usage

September 29, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY — Columbia City Common Council met Tuesday to discuss several topics and hear reports from department heads.
One of the matters brought before the council was the current and future state of the city’s Municipal Water Utility.
——
To read the rest of this story, please order an e-subscription, found under the e-edition subscription link, or call The Post & Mail at 244-5153, ext. 207 and ask for a subscription.

ATV ride to benefit sheriff reserves

September 29, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY — The Whitley County Sheriff’s Reserve will be hosting its 2nd Annual ATV Ride Oct. 15.
All proceeds from the function will go to the Sheriff’s reserves general fund to be used to pay for training, to purchase safety equipment and to cover other costs that may arise throughout the year.
——
To read the rest of this story, please order an e-subscription, found under the e-edition subscription link, or call The Post & Mail at 244-5153, ext. 207 and ask for a subscription.

EDC event celebrates opening of rail park, welcomes Triad

September 29, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY — Leaders from Whitley County and northeast Indiana gathered Tuesday to celebrate the completion of Rail Connect Business Park and to welcome Triad Metals International to Whitley County at an event hosted by the Whitley County Economic Development Corporation (EDC).
——
To read the rest of this story, please order an e-subscription, found under the e-edition subscription link, or call The Post & Mail at 244-5153, ext. 207 and ask for a subscription.

Stratton-Porter comes to life through historic impersonator

September 29, 2011

SOUTH WHITLEY — For 90 minutes, audience members believed they were hearing about the life, in first person, of Gene Stratton-Porter, the most famous female author from Indiana.
The Genealogical Society of Whitley County brought Stratton-Porter to life in the person of historic impersonator Glory-June Greiff during its recent meeting at the South Whitley Public Library.
——
To read the rest of this story, please order an e-subscription, found under the e-edition subscription link, or call The Post & Mail at 244-5153, ext. 207 and ask for a subscription.

Special activities fund created for baseball, softball

September 29, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY — The budget for the newly formed baseball and softball boards was the main topic of discussion at the park board’s monthly meeting Monday evening with $5,200 raised from a fund raiser this past year, according to City Clerk-Treasurer Rosie Coyle.
——
To read the rest of this story, please order an e-subscription, found under the e-edition subscription link, or call The Post & Mail at 244-5153, ext. 207 and ask for a subscription.

Major park project hitting stride

September 29, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY — The Blue River Trail’s expansion is now becoming reality as Derek Fredrickson, with Engineering Resources, presented a slide show, aerial map, time line and funding update on the project to Columbia City’s Park Board in a public hearing on Monday evening.
——
To read the rest of this story, please order an e-subscription, found under the e-edition subscription link, or call The Post & Mail at 244-5153, ext. 207 and ask for a subscription.

Holly Curtis, 54

September 29, 2011

COLUMBIA CITY — Holly J. Curtis, 54, of Columbia City, died at 12:10 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2011 at Parkview Whitley Hospital where she had been admitted Monday.
She was born Jan. 10, 1957 in Fort Wayne, a daughter of Harley L. and Mary Jane (Twitchell) Greeno.
On Dec. 29, 1981, she married to Steven M. Curtis.
She is survived by her husband, Steven; a daughter, Heather Kay Curtis, Pierceton; a son Mikal Curtis, Charlotte, N.C.; a grandson, Jadon Patterson; her mother, Mary Jane (John) Noe, Mooresville, N.C. and a brother, Jeffrey L. Greeno, Mooresville, N.C.

Clarence Worley, 55

September 29, 2011

Clarence Randel Worley, Sr., 55, a resident of Churubusco, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011 at 10:46 a.m. in his residence.
Mr. Worley was born Oct. 12, 1955, in Whitley City, Ky, a son of Garrett C. and Pearlie Ethel (Phillips) Worley.
He spent his formative years between Whitley City, Ky. and Yuba County., Calif., before entering the U. S. Navy.
He worked at Preferred Technologies in Fort Wayne until 2003, and was a member of the Churubusco Veterans of Foreign Wars Turtle Post 3846. On June 6, 1994, he married Jacqueline Ann Guisiner in Columbia City. She survives.

SOUTH WHITLEY — For the past four seasons Whitko’s football team has struggled in its opening game...
COLUMBIA CITY — In his pre-season comments, first-year Columbia City Eagle football coach Brett...
LAGRANGE ­— Adrian Springer and Devin Peters helped lead the Churubusco Eagles to a 31-19 victory...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes