Archive - Sep 10, 2012 - News Article
SOUTH WHITLEY â€” More discussion of a comprehensive plan is on the agenda for Tuesdayâ€™s meeting of the South Whitley Town Council, which is scheduled to meet at 6:30 P.M. in City Hall.
The townâ€™s leadership has recently been looking into the need for such a plan, as well as what it would take to have one done.
Lori Shipman, an economic development consultant, has been working with several members of South Whitley government from both the town council and the townâ€™s planning commission.
She said last week she started meeting with South Whitley officials earlier in the summer.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Members of the community attended a forum Saturday, held at the Peabody Pubic Library, to fill out surveys and continue voicing opinions on the future of the Burnworth Memorial Pool.
â€śWhat we really want more than anything is your opinions and your ideas and feelings about where aquatics should go here in Columbia City,â€ť said Mayor Ryan Daniel. â€śBased on the last forum, we had about 50 percent of individuals here were from the city and 50 percent from the county.â€ť
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Corinne Kauffman, Col-umbia City High School senior, was named the 2013 Distinguished Young Woman of Whitley County Saturday night.
â€śI am so overwhelmed,â€ť said Corinne. â€śI am so thankful to be here with all these girls. Iâ€™ve had a wonderful experience. This has been an experience of a life time.â€ť
Corinne is the daughter of John and Sue Kauffman.
Also returning to relinquish her position as the current Distinguished Young Woman (DYW), Michaela Thomas, last yearâ€™s DYW passed out the awards.