July 5th, 2014
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Five area churches gathered to form a community service group called Impact Whitley.
Recently Impact Whitley served in four different locations throughout the county with a goal to â€śimpact Whitley County for Christ.â€ť
WHITLEY COUNTY â€” Tuesdayâ€™s storm rolled in like a bully. It picked certain neighborhoods, parks and trees to smash and left others with a mere slap.
The damage visible in the southern part of Whitley County was much different than the few limbs and trees that were downed farther north.
Local experts say trees that were unlucky â€” often plucked up roots and all â€” was due to a function of the stormâ€™s selective nature and sometimes the treesâ€™ health.
Jane Yohe, of rural Whitley County, saw a large tree in her yard uprooted and so did Brad Arnold who owns a home off Meridian Road.
CHURUBUSCO â€” A Whitley County home was condemned this week after police found an active meth lab in the bathroom of a trailer near Churubusco.
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COLUMBIA CITY Â â€” Some employees may find a certain resistance to reentering the work place Monday after a three-day holiday weekend, but Whitley County leaders wonâ€™t have time to dawdle.
SOUTH WHITLEY â€” Three days after a large thunderstorm passed through Northeast Indiana, officials from the National Weather Service have confirmed that a tornado touched down in South Whitley.
WHITLEY COUNTY â€” Openings have been filled in two major positions in Whitley County athletics.
Whitko recently named a new head boys basketball coach, and Columbia Cityâ€™s new football coach is set to take the field this fall.
Columbia City â€” Taking advantage of the cool weather and sunny skies, golfers Norberto Forero, Tom, Ryan, and Dave Cotterman took in a round of golf at Magic Hills Golf Course in Columbia City on Thursday.