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October 11th

WOW! $AVE MONEY: More than $194 in coupons and discounts in Weekend Edition of The Post & Mail

October 11, 2014

Local shoppers can make a brilliant decision and save more than $194 in coupons and discounts by imply picking up the Weekend Edition of The Post & Mail, now on newsstands throughout Whitley County.

Pick up your copy of The Post & Mail this weekend and earn big savings!

In addition to top local news, extensive features, court judgments, features and sports, the Weekend Edition has coupons and discounts from:
•The always popular SmartSource magazine of coupons
•Ball Furniture & Mattress Company
•CVS Pharmacy
•Walgreens Pharmacy
•Dunham's Sports
•JC Penney
•Dick's Sporting Goods

October 10th

SPRUCE UP: New tree ordinance in Turtle Town

October 11, 2014

CHURUBUSCO — Residents of Churubusco can look forward to newly planted and landscaped trees next fall with the adoption of a new tree ordinance.

OH, DEER!: Movement by deer underway, putting local motorists at risk

October 10, 2014

Each fall the annual crop harvest coupled with the beginning of hunting season and the “rut” (deer mating season) makes deer movement more prominent and the number of car/deer crashes increase. Motorists are reminded to use extra caution when driving in rural areas of Indiana. Deer are generally more active in the early morning (pre-dawn) hours or the hours just after dusk but could be on the move at anytime.

Motorists should take the following precautions when driving in rural areas to avoid having a crash involving a deer:

NEW BOUTIQUE HITS DOWNTOWN CC: EDC sees small businesses as ‘vital’

October 10, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — Large businesses and corporations in Whitley County are familiar with the services found at the Whitley County Economic Development Corporation (EDC). However, a specific group of resources are catered to small businesses as well. Amanda Kessens is a small business owner with a shop set to open Saturday in downtown Columbia City.

WINTER LOOMING: Salt prices on the rise

October 10, 2014

WHITLEY COUNTY — With winter and the threat of heavy snowfall looming, the Whitley County Highway Department has made plans for salt acquisition to combat poor winter road conditions. Because of the increased demand and lack of proper supply, road officials are forced to come up with innovative and cost-saving solutions.

COUNCIL ON AGING: Celebrating 40 years

October 10, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — Serving Whitley County senior citizens has been the mission of the Whitley County Council on Aging for 40 years. Seniors gathered at The Woodlands Senior Center Wednesday to commemorate the anniversary with a special lunch.

VIDEO: Best Seasonal Produce for Fall

October 10, 2014

VIDEO: Best Seasonal Produce for Fall
Summer may be over, but there are a few flavorful fruits and veggies that may get you excited for the Fall season! Krystin Goodwin (@Krystingoodwin) has a few of the best harvested produce to inspire you to get cooking this season!

WCCS REQUIRES OVERHAUL BEFORE 1:1: Study shows $1M in upgrades needed

October 10, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — Careful not to get in over their heads, Whitley County Consolidated Schools officials are taking some time before jumping into a 1:1 technology program. While some may think a 1:1 program would simply consist of purchasing devices for students, WCCS is focusing on behind-the-scenes tasks before considering the purchase of devices.

FALL CAR CARE: Special informative section inserted in Friday's Post & Mail

October 10, 2014

It's time to think about cold weather and it's time to think about how it will affect one of your most important possessions: Your vehicle.

A special FALL CAR CARE section will be inserted in Friday's edition of The Post & Mail. The publication highlights tips and ideas, plus tells readers exactly where they can obtain the best auto buys and service locally.

October 9th

CAREER COUNSELING: WhitleyForward to sponsor free career exploration testing

October 9, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY ­— For Whitley County residents who might be curious about a new career, feel stuck in a job, or are searching for opportunities to advance, WhitleyForward, in conjunction with Ivy Tech Community College-Northeast and Huntington University, will offer free career-path testing and counseling services Monday, Nov. 10 from 9 a.m. to noon and Thursday, Nov. 13 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

GOSHEN — What had been one of the most successful Whitko Lady Wildcat volleyball seasons in recent...
WHITLEY COUNTY — Whitley County’s volleyball teams are gearing up for the postseason, which begins...
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison for...

 

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