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Archive - 2014

August 25th

LADY EAGLES PLACE SEVENTH: Homestead seeks revenge on Columbia City

August 25, 2014

NEW HAVEN — After a strong week of conference play, Columbia City’s girls golf team placed seventh at the New Haven Invitational, with a much-improved score from the squad’s 18-hole invite last week.

VEHICLE ROLLS: Man injured on U.S. 30

August 25, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — A South Bend man was injured after rolling his vehicle on U.S. 30 Saturday night. Bradley Zalas, 34, was traveling east on U.S. 30 near Wolf Road when he ran off the roadway and into the median, according to Whitley County Sheriff’s Sergeant Cory Patrick.

'MODEST DISSENT': Lady ’Cats fall to West Noble, 4-2

August 25, 2014

SOUTH WHITLEY — Whitko’s girls soccer team lost a hard-fought match against the West Noble Lady Lancers Saturday in South Whitley, 4-2. The Lancers took a strong advantage in the first half of the game, leading by two goals over Whitko, shortly before Mady Overmeyer scored for the Wildcats with 7:13 remaining.

CROSS COUNTRY OPENER: Wappes places in top 15

August 25, 2014

HUNTINGTON — Columbia City’s boys and girls cross country teams opened their seasons at the Huntington Invitational Saturday.

Alice D. Ogg Fernbaugh, 101

August 25, 2014

Alice D. Ogg Fernbaugh, 101, of Columbia City, died at 1 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at Miller’s Merry Manor where she had been a resident since Jan. 2009.
She was born Aug. 28, 1912, in Allen County, a daughter of Clement and Maleva (Ambrose) Ritenour. After completing her education at Arcola High School, she moved to Fort Wayne.
She married Luther Ogg and they made their home in Fort Wayne. Mr. Ogg died in 1968.
On Nov. 22, 1973, she married Carl W. Fernbaugh. They made their home in South Bend until 1984, when they moved to Whitley County. Mr. Fernbaugh died in 1989.

CAUCUS SET FOR AUDITOR OFFICE: Honoring Banks with party

August 25, 2014

WHITLEY COUNTY — Details have been confirmed for a Republican caucus to fill the office of the Whitley County Auditor. As of Aug. 19, Whitley County Auditor Jennifer McGuire tendered a resignation taking effect immediately. Immediately following the caucus, the Whitley County Republican Party will honor State Sen. Jim Banks with a party. Banks has been called to active duty by the U.S. Navy and is heading to Afghanistan in the fall.


August 25, 2014

CHURUBUSCO — The Churubusco Lady Eagle varsity volleyball team played host to its annual invitational Saturday. Churubusco, playing in the Gold Pool, won its first match, but dropped the last two, failing to advance to the final round and finishing with a 1-2 record.

August 24th

PLACE TO PLAY: The Lighthouse’s play area slated for ‘makeover’

August 24, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — A small garage was torn down at The Lighthouse in October, and is now the site of expanding play areas for children living at the transitional home.

August 23rd

NIGHT ON THE TOWN: Movie night to bring action to downtown

August 23, 2014

CHURUBUSCO — The Amazing Spider-Man will be web-slinging his way to the Churubusco PNC Bank Parking lot tonight for a screening of The Amazing Spider-Man 2.

EXTREME MAKEOVER: Churubusco awarded $400K grant

August 23, 2014

CHURUBUSCO — Churubusco’s downtown will receive a makeover thanks to a $400,000 grant awarded to the town.

The $400,000 grant will be used to revitalize the area from Washington Street to 123 S. Main St.

WALTON — In its first meeting with Lewis Cass, Churubusco’s football team fell to the Kings, 16-7...
SOUTH WHITLEY ­— Whitko’s Lady Wildcat volleyball teams faced off against the Manchester Lady...
COLUMBIA CITY — Columbia City’s girls golf team is continuing to stay near the top of the Northeast...


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