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December 9th

DECLINING ECONOMIC HEALTH: U.S. 30 bypass could stifle Columbia City

December 9, 2014

WHITLEY COUNTY — Looking ahead to the future health and stability of Whitley County and its economic center – Columbia City – a coalition of local officials is in the process of working with the Indiana Department of Transportation.

PREVENT: Holidays bring dual fire danger

December 9, 2014

WHITLEY COUNTY — With the onset of colder weather and the coming of the Christmas holiday season, Whitley County residents face the double-whammy of increased heating sources and holiday lighting – which could lead to a potentially tragic house fire.
Statistics from the National Fire Protection Association give insight into the deadly nature of fires in the holiday season.

December 8th

ANGEL TREE: SGCS students help those in need

December 8, 2014

CHURUBUSCO — With only 16 days remaining until Christmas, students at Churubusco Jr./Sr. High School have long been prepared for their contribution to the season’s charitable giving.
Adorning the entrance of the school is a decorated Christmas tree festooned with traditional ornaments and special handcrafted paper ones.

ADVANCED PLACEMENT: WHS takes part in pilot program

December 8, 2014

SOUTH WHITLEY — For most high school students Saturday is a day to get away from the rigors of the classroom, but more than 90 Whitko High School students spent a Saturday in late November in sessions aimed at increasing their preparations for and scores on the Advanced Placement tests in Math, Science and English.

•VIDEO ALERT•: Irish selected for Music City Bowl

December 8, 2014

VIDEO: Notre Dame Selected For Music City Bowl; Other CFP Rankings Decided

December 6th

SEASON'S $AVING$: More than $200 in discounts and coupons in Weekend Edition of The Post & Mail

December 6, 2014

Savvy shoppers can realize more than $200 in discount and coupon savings in the Weekend Edition of The Post & Mail, now available on newsstands throughout Whitley County.

In addition to important local news, sports and features, the Weekend Edition contains preprinted inserts from:
• The always popular Smart Source coupon magazine;
• CVS Pharmacy;
• Walgreens;
• Dunham's Sports;
• JC Penney;
• Dick's Sporting Goods;
• Dollar General;
• Logan's Roadhouse;
• Aaron's;
• Aladdin Vacuum Cleaner Sales & Services;
• Whitetail Properties;
• and The Post & Mail.

THREE-POINT THROB: Eagles fall to Northrop, 46-45

December 6, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — In a game separated by a single point at the half and again going into the final quarter, the little things made a difference — an unforced turnover, a missed free throw, a missed defensive assignment. Those little things cost the Columbia City boys as visiting Northrop knocked down a wide-open three from the corner with less than 10 seconds in the game to take a 46-45 win Friday night at the Donald S. Weeks Gymnasium.

CHRISTMAS FESTIVITIES take over downtown Columbia City

December 6, 2014

Christmas spirit and pageantry filled the Whitley County Courthouse Square in Columbia City Friday evening.

BODY CAMERAS for Columbia City Police

December 6, 2014

Thanks to proactive thinking on the part of the Whitley County Prosecutor’s office, the Columbia City Police Department is ahead of the game with each officer already possessing a body camera.

December 5th

•VIDEO ALERT•: Amazing parenting ideas

December 5, 2014

VIDEO OF THE DAY: 10 Amazing Parenting Ideas

BUTLER — A back-and-forth game between Churubusco and South Adams ended in with an Eagle victory...
LAGRANGE — Whitko’s softball season came to an end in the finals of Thursday’s Lakeland IHSAA...
Col. City’s McFarland headed for state in 400-meter dash SOUTH BEND ­— Columbia City’s Andrew...


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