Archive - Feb 21, 2013 - News Article
The Whitley County Emergency Management Agency has issued a winter weather advisory for Whitley County until noon Friday. Heavy snow followed by sleet or rain is expected after 9 a.m. Friday.
COLUMBIA CITY â Whitley Countyâs Dazzlers, a special needs cheerleading group, is headed to Myrtle Beach, Fla. March 14 to 17.
A competition is on the itinerary for the girls as well as some âfun.â
âThis is such a great chance for the girls,â said coach Vanessa Bills. âFor some this will be the first time they ever see the ocean. Entire families are going and using it as a vacation. Itâs just a really good opportunity for everyone.â
But the trip does not come without a price.
Editorâs note: The following is the final installment of a two-part series on the radio program at Columbia City High School.
COLUMBIA CITY â Tune the radio dial to WJHS 91.5 and students from Columbia City High School can be heard broadcasting community news, events as well as popular music.
The station, which started in 1985, works as a on-air classroom.
âYou learn as you go,â said Hunter Clark, a CCHS junior. âThis is a class where you learn on the job, but the experience is invaluable.â
For Clark, the radio station has helped direct his career choice.
COLUMBIA CITY â Who should be in charge?
That is the question asked by the Indiana Conference of Mayors (ICOM). ICOM has begun a campaign known as Trust Local.
The message has been spread at the Indiana Statehouse this year, with the principle being that control should be in the hands of city and local government as much as possible, rather than with the state or federal government.
âSometimes the state broad brushes an issue,â said Columbia City Mayor Ryan Daniel.