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June 28th, 2014

REMEMBERING A FELLOW RED COAT: Assoc. recalls DeMoney's involvement

June 28, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — Traditionally the Old Settlers Association Past Presidents don red coats and gather for an annual dinner that starts off the five-day festival, which concludes tonight.

During the invitation-only dinner, past presidents swap stories, relive memories and remember those past presidents who have passed away.

At this year’s dinner, held Tuesday at Eagle’s Nest Event Center, Red Coats took time to remember Robert “Bob” J. DeMoney who passed away July 29, 2013.

OSD FINAL DAY: Saturday's activities and events

June 28, 2014

Saturday
•Poor Jack’s Amusement Midway — 5 to 11 p.m. daily Saturday; Midway wristband discount from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday.
•Farmers Market, 4-H Fairgrounds— 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
•Whitley County Master Gardeners Garden Walk— 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tickets at the Zion Lutheran Church
•Peabody Public Library Book Sale, Ind. 205 (Van Buren Street) — 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
•W.C. Pork Producers, corner of Main and Van Buren Streets — Sandwich Feed 4 p.m.
•Elks Lodge Open House/Pre-Parade Socializing & Fundraiser, 109 S. Main St.— 5 p.m.

PARADE: American Legion Parade tonight

June 28, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — As part of the annual Old Settlers Days festival, the American Legion Parade is scheduled to begin at 5 p.m.

The parade begins on North Street and goes south on Main Street.

See Monday's edition for photos and coverage of the parade and Old Settlers Days

June 27th

NEEED SOME $$$$? Savings via coupons and discounts in this Weekend's Editon of The Post & Mail totals more than $176

June 28, 2014

Can you use some extra money?

This Weekend's Edition of The Post & Mail contains more than $176 in coupon savings and discounts for Whitley County consumers.

In addition to top local news, court judgments, features and sports, the Weekend Edition has coupons and discounts from:
•The very popular SmartSource magazine of coupons;
•Walmart
•JC PENNEY
•CVS Pharmacy
•Walgreens Pharmacy
•Dunham's Sports
•Dick's Sporting Goods
•Aladdin
•Schaefer's Indiana Turf

OPEN HOUSE AT ELKS: All invited to enjoy Elks hospitality Saturday

June 28, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY – Columbia City Elks Lodge #1417, conveniently located on the east side of the Whitley County Courthouse Square, 109 S. Main Street, will be open to all on Saturday as part of Old Settlers Days festivities.

The gathering place will be open to all ages for fun and hospitality.

On Saturday afternoon and evening, the Elks will be open to the public for pre- and post-parade fun and socializing. The Annual Old Settlers Days-American Legion Parade will begin at 5 p.m. Saturday and follow the traditional route down Main Street.

OSD FINAL DAY: Saturday's activities and events

June 27, 2014

Saturday
•Farmers Market, 4-H Fairgrounds— 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
•Whitley County Master Gardeners Garden Walk— 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tickets at the Zion Lutheran Church
•Peabody Public Library Book Sale, Ind. 205 (Van Buren Street) — 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
•W.C. Pork Producers, corner of Main and Van Buren Streets — Sandwich Feed 4 p.m.
•Elks Lodge Open House/Pre-Parade Socializing & Fundraiser, 109 S. Main St.— 5 p.m.
•OSD 4-mile Fun Run — 5 p.m., Nazarene Church at Main and North Streets.
•American Legion Parade, Main St. from North St. through downtown— 5 p.m.

PRETTY AS A PRINCESS: Pfeiffer named Teen Miss Amazing

June 27, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — Samara Pfeiffer, 19 , is a 2014 graduate of Columbia City High School, and the 2014 Indiana Teen Miss Amazing. Pfeiffer has cerebal palsy, which affects her physically, but she is able to use a walker and wheelchair for long distances.

She was crowned with her title in March and in August, she will be heading to Omaha, Neb. to participate in the National Miss Amazing Pageant.

MAN FOUND: Kessler found in Chicago

June 27, 2014

A missing Columbia City man has been found in Chicago. For more information, see this weekend's edition of The Post & Mail

TRUCKIN' TODDLER: OSD Midway entertains children

June 27, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY (June 27, 2014) -- Children of all ages are having fun in downtown Columbia City this week for Old Settlers Days. Discounted wristbands will be on sale Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m.

DOGGIE DAYCARE: New services offered at CC Veterinary Hospital

June 27, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — Whitley County’s first doggie daycare is up and running.
CC Veterinary Hospital officially opened a new part of its business a few weeks ago, and an open house is scheduled for Saturday.

Saturday’s open house offers the opportunity for dog owners to visit the facility, located on Ind. 9 north of Countryside Drive. The open house is from noon to 3 p.m.

 

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