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April 30th

WHITKO HIGH SCHOOL: Student of the Month for April

April 30, 2014

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SHINING STUDENTS: Whitko’s ‘outstanding’ students

April 30, 2014

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STAMPING OUT HUNGER: Carriers to help fight hunger

April 30, 2014

Columbia City will participate in The National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hung Food Drive Saturday, May 10, along with communities across the nation, as well as Puerto Rico, Guam, and U.S. Virgin Islands.

It is the 22nd anniversary of America’s largest single day of giving.
According to the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, 49 million Americans, 1 in 6, are unsure where their next meal is coming from, 16 million children suffer from hunger’s impacts, and nearly 5 million seniors age 60 and over are food insecure.

SPRING CAMPOREE: Scouts join in on Arrow Ceremony

April 30, 2014

Recently, the Lincolnway District of Anthony Wayne Area Council held their annual Spring Camporee.

Lincolnway District is made up of Scouts in Kosciusko and Whitley Counties. Each March, O.A. members travel to each troop in the district and hold elections for new members.

To be eligible, Boy Scouts must have achieved the First Class Rank, have at least 15 nights of scout camping with one long term camping experience, and then be elected my their peers with at least 50 percent of the vote.

SPECIAL FEATURE: Difference Maker at Pierceton Elementary

April 30, 2014

Karen Moore, Pierceton Elementary School’s cafeteria manager, was recognized as the school’s Difference Maker in a special feature published by The Post & Mail. Nominating her for the honor and presenting her to the school board was PES Principal Nathan Polston.

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CANOPY CATERPILLARS: DNR to apply gypsy moth solution in aerial spray

April 30, 2014

County Commissioners have agreed to allow the Indiana Department of Natural Resources to conduct an aerial treatment for gypsy moths during the next two months.

In May, low flying aircraft will apply a bacteria that will control newly emerged caterpillars in tree canopies.

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HONOR FLIGHT: Shively honored in flight to Washington D.C.

April 30, 2014

Unites States Army Vet Charles Shively, 87, a Whitley County native, will be flying high today on a one-day Honor Flight to Washington D.C.

Since 2009, Honor Flight, a nonprofit organization, has offered free airplane flights to World War II veterans to see the National World War II monuments in D.C. Shively left early this morning and will return tonight.

30-YEAR SENTENCE: Nimtz, 19, attempted rape

April 30, 2014

Sentencing proceedings for Dustin A. Nimtz, 19, left Whitley County Circuit Court Judge James Heuer “frustrated” Tuesday.

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April 29th

READERS' CHOICES: 2014 community honors published in Wednesday's Post & Mail

April 30, 2014

Readers' Choice Awards for 2014 will be announced in a special 24-page tabloid section inserted in Wednesday's Post & Mail newspaper.

Dozens of categories are covered in the awards publication, tabulated from newspaper reader polling in March of this year.

Be sure to pick up Wednesday's Post & Mail at newsstands and convenience stores throughout Whitley County.

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HUMAN SPIRIT: Triumphant tale of love at CCHS musical

April 29, 2014

Columbia City High School will present “Aida” Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the high school.

The show’s plot takes place on the banks of the Nile, and unfolds the triumphant tale of love that transcends warring nations and brings a country together.

This pop-rock musical plays out to a stirring Tony and Grammy Award-winning pop score by Elton John and Tim Rice.

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