Archive - 2014
WHITLEY COUNTY Ââ€” Arthur Lloyd, former director of Camp Whitley, will have a challenge match offered in his honor.
In honor of his memory and service to the camp, Bob Kellogg, a former camp goer and JAA member along with his wife Ellen, have set up a memorial Camp Whitley challenge match offer in partnership with the Whitley County Community Foundation.
INDIANAPOLIS â€“ At their annual meeting last week in Southern Indiana, the Indiana Conference of Mayors (ICOM) elected Columbia City Mayor Ryan Daniel as Vice-President of the organization. Mayor Daniel took office immediately and will serve in the position for one year.
WHITLEY COUNTY â€” Gypsy moth treatment scheduled for Allen, Whitley counties today.
Aerial treatments to disrupt the mating process of gypsy moths at a site in Allen and Whitley counties may occur Wednesday, which would be a day earlier than previously planned.
Elizabeth M. Mallock, 93, of South Whitley, died at 8:50 a.m. Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at Parkview Huntington Hospital. She had been a resident at Norwood Nursing Center since November 2009.
She was born May 31, 1921, in Laketon, a daughter of James Esta and Golda (Rutledge) Price. Her formative years were spent in Laketon. She completed her education at Laketon High School.
On May 27, 1949, she was united in marriage to Rodney N. Mallock. With the exception of five years in Leesburg, Fla. from 1985 until 1990, they made their home in South Whitley. Mr. Mallock died Feb. 12, 2004.
Joan L. (Schrader) Stayer, 84, of Lafayette, passed away at 10:40 a.m. Sunday, June 22, 2014, at St. Anthony Healthcare Center.
Born Oct. 28, 1929, in Columbia City, she was the daughter of the late Forrest and Margaret (Stigman) Schrader.
Joan was raised in Columbia City and graduated from Columbia City High School and went on to graduate from Indiana Business College.
Columbia City's Burnsworth Pool will be free to the public from 4 to 6 p.m. as part of one of the many events for Old Settlers Days.
Thick morning fog throughout the area was rapidly burning off Wednesday morning, ushering in a beautiful day with a high near 80. There is a chance of a late afternoon shower.
The area fog, which was very dense in places, enveloped Northeast Indiana about 3 a.m. No major traffic problems were reported as a result, but the weather slowed early commutes and general travel.
COLUMBIA CITY â€“ A nice evening at Old Settlers Days in downtown Columbia City will be highlighted by free Courthouse Square entertainment beginning at 7:15 p.m.
CCHS graduate Hannah Schaefer will sing contemporary Christian music starting at 7:15 p.m., followed by Hubie Ashcraft & The Drive at 8 p.m.
Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy the entertainment and Old Settlers Days 2014.
The complete schedule of OSD activities is published in today's Post & Mail newspaper, available at newsstands and convenience stores countywide.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Whitley County leaders have voted in favor of rezoning a parcel of land that could allow for a large truck stop to be constructed in Whitley County.