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August 9th

Ronald Neeley, 82

August 9, 2014

Ronald E. Neeley, 73, of Warsaw, passed away at 1:35 a.m. Friday, August 8, 2014 at his home with his family by his side. Born Aug. 31, 1940, in Utica, Pa., he was the son of Hiram J. and Cora M. (Deets) Neeley.
He graduated from Meadville High School with the of Class 1958, and attended Erie Commercial College for two years before moving to Marion to attend Indiana Wesleyan for the next three years.

WHAT'S HAPPENING: Mihsihkinaahwka schedule of events

August 9, 2014

10 a.m. — Gates open
10 a.m. to noon — Soarin’ Hawk Raptors
10 a.m. — Vendors open
10 a.m. — Living Native History
11:30 a.m. — Adam Strack, guitar
Noon — Veronica Mays, quill work demonstration
1 p.m. — Grand Entry - Traditional Dance
2 p.m. — Dani-Swweetgrass Basket Weaving
3 p.m. — Veronica Mays, quill work demonstration
4 p.m. — Adam Strack, guitar
6 p.m. — Grand Entry - Traditional Dance


10 a.m. — Gates open, vendors open
10:30 a.m. — Benefit Auction
11:30 a.m. — Adam Strack, guitar
Noon — Grand Entry - Traditional Dance

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August 9, 2014

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August 8th


August 8, 2014

CONNECTING WITH NATURE: Conservation Camp offers hands on experience

August 8, 2014

Sarah Ross (right) is directed by the camp counselors Emily Wild (left) and Connor Slavicek on how to shoot a bow and arrow while at Conservation Day Camp.

STAYING PREPARED: WCCS considers inventory service

August 8, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — Whitley County Consolidated Schools officials discussed using an inventory service to prepare the district in case of a tax audit or emergency insurance claim. WCCS Business Manager Kirk Doehrmann discussed a $7,900 project by TM Wells Valuation Services out of Huntington that would review the district’s capital assets (anything worth more than $5,000) and inventory items within the facilities.

SPECIAL PUBLICATION: 4-H Scrapbook inserted Monday

August 8, 2014

Whitley County’s 4-H Fair concluded in July, but a special publication inserted into the Monday edition of The Post & Mail will provide a snapshot of the week. The 4-H Scrapbook will highlight contests, shows and results from the county fair. Pictured is Blake Gross showing his Dairy Steer in dairy beef showmanship contest at the fair.

COUNCIL TO UPGRADE 911 SYSTEM: Credit funds to cover costs

August 8, 2014

WHITLEY COUNTY — The Whitley County Sheriff’s Department will be upgrading its computer communications software to enable better communication and compatibility among their computer units placed in police vehicles and in the Sheriff’s Department building. Enhanced 911 (e911) Director Scott Jones has been looking forward to this upgrade for some time.

FUN RUN: Y closes summer camp with color

August 8, 2014

Montgomery Goss shows off his new look after being covered in colored powder at the Whitley County YMCA Color Run Monday. The color run was conducted for campers to capstone the Y summer camp season.

Paul Hile, 45

August 8, 2014

Paul “Pete” Wayne Hile, 45, of Columbia City, passed away at 12:19 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, in Columbia City.
Born July 2, 1969, in Columbia City, he is the son of Paul H. and Bonnie J. (Murphy) Hile who survive him.
As a youth, Pete enjoyed hanging out with his buddies and playing the new creation of home video games on his Atari and Commodore. With the Commodore, he learned that he could write his own video games which sparked his interest in attending Ivy Tech for computer programming after graduation.

ANGOLA — Columbia City’s volleyball team held on for a five-game win Wednesday night at Angola....
WHITLEY COUNTY — Area football teams are taking a final day of preparation before the season opens...
The Columbia City Church of the Nazarene Alpha team won the Church League Softball championship...


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