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June 11th, 2014

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June 11, 2014

Friday 13th special!
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Not getting The Post & Mail? Here’s what you missed in today’s paper:

• DNR fish stocking project at Loon Lake
• Pierceton burglary case
• Summer reading programs for kids

June 10th

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

GIFTS FOR DAD: CCHS Basketball Legacy poster, 1970s Decade Book available at The Post & Mail

June 10, 2014

Need a special idea for Dad or Grandpa this Father's Day?

Stop by The Post & Mail for all sorts of gift ideas for their work area, office, family room or man cave.

•Columbia City High School Legacy Basketball Poster. This "work of art"is 25" x 38" and very suitable for framing. The high quality poster contains more than 350 photos of CCHS basketball players from 1909-2014. Just $19.99 plus tax.

MENACING: State police, IRS team to warn public about bogus tax calls

June 10, 2014

The Indiana State Police in Fort Wayne and the Better Business Bureau (BBB) of Northern Indiana are teaming up to remind citizens of the scam circulating in which callers purport to be with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

According to the BBB, consumers are receiving very menacing calls from individuals, who state that they are with the IRS. The reason stated for their call is that they’re collecting on taxes owed since 2002. Threats of arrest and jail time are made, if immediate payment isn’t given.

SNAP AWAY ON JUNE 21: Special photo publication by readers

June 10, 2014

An open invitation has been issued to Whitley County residents to photographically document their life – one day only – on the longest day of the year, Saturday, June 21.

Photo submissions to this special Post & Mail project will be placed in a unique newspaper publication to be published in mid-July.

This is the second year for this fun summertime feature project in The Post & Mail.

“A Day in the Life of Whitley County” will herald slice-of-life happenings in our county community, such as community events, family outings, work-related activities – just about anything imaginable.

FIREWORKS ORDINANCE: Col. City reminds residents

June 10, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — It’s that time of year again.
Residents are firing up the grill, lighting a campfire and roasting s’mores, leaving some wondering — can I set off fireworks?
Columbia City residents have guidelines set in place as to what dates and times, as well as what kind fireworks are allowed in the city limits.

Consumer fireworks are the only fireworks allowed within the city.
Consumer fireworks include most that can be purchased from local stores — sky rockets, roman candles, firecrackers, etc.

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

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.

Columbia City's Parks Department's Valero Junior Golf Tour played Monday at Eagle Glen Golf Course...
Whitko's 10-and-under baseball travel team advanced to the second round of semi-state play where...
Columbia City's volleyball team competed in the Hoosier Open Thursday and Friday at Bishop Dwenger....

 

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