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June 10th

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June 10, 2014

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• Reminder of fireworks ordinance
• Theme for the 65th Annual Turtle Days Festival and schedule of events

Talent show spotlights Mary Raber students

June 10, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — Students at Mary Raber Elementary School had a chance to show off their talents Friday, May 30.

The Mary Raber Student Council hosted its Second Annual Talent Show.
Thirty-five students in grades kindergarten through 2nd shared their talents in the morning.

There were 20 different acts ranging from dancing and singing to telling jokes, gymnastics and magic tricks.

In the afternoon, there were 33 students from 3rd to 5th grade that showcased their talents including singing, dancing and telling jokes.

CULTIVATING BEAUTY IN NATURE: Walk to highlight local gardens

June 10, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — Whitley County Master Gardeners will hold its annual garden walk Saturday, June 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tickets are $7 and are available from the following:

Until June 27, Whitley County Extension Office, or a Master Gardener
On June 28, at participating gardens, and at Zion Lutheran Church across from the Dairy Queen.

Garden #1 is owned by Mark and Jo Overdeer, and is located at 3363 E. Cider Mill Rd., in Columbia City.

AHOY! Oscar to take to the sea in a pirate adventure

June 10, 2014

CHURUBUSCO — “Oscar’s Pirate Adventure” is the theme for the 65th Annual Turtle Days Festival, which begins Wednesday at 6 p.m. in Churubusco.

The festival this year is duly named in honor of the hunt for Oscar, Churubusco’s legendary, if not mythical, turtle which began in 1949.

The event’s namesake is a large snapping turtle allegedly first spotted in 1898 and then searched for in earnest in the late 1940s. He has been known for decades as Oscar, or the Beast of ‘Busco.

This year’s adventure begins with some additional features added to the festival.

GUN AND AUTO THEFT: 'Busco man facing four felony charges

June 10, 2014

CHURUBUSCO — A 24-year-old Churubusco man is facing four felony charges after he allegedly stole a vehicle, several firearms, and is also facing drug charges stemming from an investigation in May.

Steven Keister, 24, of Churubusco, was arrested last month for possession of paraphernalia, vehicle theft, receiving stolen property and theft, after an investigation by Whitley County Sheriff’s Department Detective Jason Spencer.

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE - SUBSCRIPTION SPECIAL: Print and online delivery of The Post & Mail on sale

June 10, 2014

Friday 13th special!
Receive The Post & Mail at your door or at your computer for a discounted subscription price now through June 17 at 5 p.m.

Home delivery of the printed daily edition is offered for 13 months for $99, in-county delivery.

An online, full edition of the daily Post & Mail is on sale for 13 months for $79. The online, e-edition is the complete newspaper in a pdf. format.

Not getting The Post & Mail? Here’s what you missed in today’s paper:

• Reminder of fireworks ordinance
• Theme for the 65th Annual Turtle Days Festival and schedule of events

2014 Turtle Days schedule of events

June 10, 2014

Wednesday through Friday
6 p.m.
•FOOD, CRAFT, AND MERCHANT VENDORS; RIDES, GAMES, CONCESSIONS until 10 p.m., at the park
10 p.m.
•RAFFLE DRAWING (must be present), Entertainment Stage

Wednesday

6 p.m.
•OPENING CEREMONY, Entertainment Stage
•ROYALTY INTROS, Entertainment Stage
6:30 p.m.
•JUNIOR KARAOKE COMPETITION, Entertainment Stage
7 p.m.
•TEEN DANCE by Hit The Floor at the Scout Building until 10 p.m.
8 p.m.
•DOOR PRIZE DRAWING, Entertainment Stage
8:15 p.m.
•ADULT KARAOKE COMPETITION, until 10 p.m., Entertainment Stage

Thursday

June 9th

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June 9, 2014

Friday 13th special!
Receive The Post & Mail at your door or at your computer for a discounted subscription price now through June 17 at 5 p.m.

Home delivery of the printed daily edition is offered for 13 months for $99, in-county delivery.

An online, full edition of the daily Post & Mail is on sale for 13 months for $79. The online, e-edition is the complete newspaper in a pdf. format.

Not getting The Post & Mail? Here’s what you missed in today’s paper:

• Complete coverage of Whitko High School’s graduation ceremony
• Photos and coverage of Whitley County’s Relay for Life

CASE OF CHIKUNGUNYA CONFIRMED: Allen Co. diagnosed with illness

June 9, 2014

INDIANAPOLIS (June 10, 2014) — An Allen County resident, who recently traveled to the Caribbean, has tested positive for the chikungunya virus.

Transmitted by mosquitoes, chikungunya has been found in multiple Caribbean countries. Cases have been identified in travelers returning from the Caribbean and local transmission has not been identified in the United States.
Chikungunya has also been found in Africa, Asia and islands in the Indian Ocean and Western Pacific areas.

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE - SUBSCRIPTION SPECIAL: Print and online delivery of The Post & Mail on sale

June 9, 2014

Friday 13th special!
Receive The Post & Mail at your door or at your computer for a discounted subscription price now through June 17 at 5 p.m.

Home delivery of the printed daily edition is offered for 13 months for $99, in-county delivery.

An online, full edition of the daily Post & Mail is on sale for 13 months for $79. The online, e-edition is the complete newspaper in a pdf. format.

Not getting The Post & Mail? Here’s what you missed in today’s paper:

• Complete coverage of Whitko High School’s graduation ceremony
• Photos and coverage of Whitley County’s Relay for Life

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