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Hoslers TV & Appliance, 124 N. Main St., in Columbia City is "plugged into" the holidays â€“ and you can be too!
From televisions to home appliances, Hoslers is all about helping customers lead a more comfortable, efficient and easier life at home.
Specializing in Whirlpool, Maytag, Crosley, Amana and Toshiba brands, Hoslers TV & Appliance has been providing quality products and service for two generations. Stop by and visit or call 260 244-7106.
"We wish you all the happiest of holidays," note The Hoslers. "Enjoy your time with family and friends!"
LARWILL â€” Dakota Kimbler, 17, is charged as an adult with a preliminary count of attempted murder, a Class A felony. He is booked in the Whitley County Jail with bail set at $250,000 bail. Authorities say Kimbler escaped from Pierceton Woods Juvenile Detention Center Saturday night.
Today Kimbler appeared in Circuit Court. Kimbler entered a preliminary plea of not guilty and Judge James Heuer scheduled a pre-trial conference for Jan. 7. Attorney Brad Baber was designated as Kimblerâ€™s public defender.
Krider's Meat Processing provides the yummiest meats for holiday dinner and party tables.
"We all wish you a safe and joyful holiday season," said the friendly staff at Krider's Meats. "Peace, harmony and joy!"
Krider's Meat Processing is "Whitley County's friendly hometown butcher" located at 736 W. Market St. in Columbia City. Phone is 260 248-8315.
The best in meats for all occasions, from holiday parties, get-togethers to family dinners, is available at Krider's Meat Processing, including award-winning specialties.
United Oil Corporation, Business 30 East in Columbia City, is issuing wishes for "Merry Christmas â€“ and many thanks for your loyal patronage" to its many customers and readers of The Post & Mail.
Locally owned and operated for 46 years, United Oil Corporation provides propane, gasoline, heating oil, tank truck service, diesel fuel, motor oils, K-1 Kerosene, racing gas and grease and lubricants.
A Marathon affiliate, United Oil Corporation can be reached at 244-6000 or 625-4757. Toll-free number is 1-888-843-2529.
Jerry's Tire Service, in Columbia City, provides the "elves" to make sure your holiday "sleigh" is ready for travel on winter roadways.
"A special thank you to our customers and sincere wishes this season for a very Merry Christmas and wonderful New Year," note those associated with Jerry's Tire Service.
Located at 1045 E. Business 30, in Columbia City, Jerry's Tire Service is a long-time, service-oriented provider of quality tires for all kinds of vehicles. Phone number is 260 244-5927.
Culligan Water Conditioning in Columbia City is toasting its many customers and readers of The Post & Mail with sparkling clear holiday wishes.
"Have a Merry Christmas â€“ and a sparkling New Year," said all associated with Culligan.
Culligan Water Conditioning has served Whitley County since 1946 with care and competency. "Better water. Pure and simple," is Culligan's motto.
Culligan Water Conditioning is located at 675 E. Business 30 in Columbia City. Phone number is 260 244-5850. Web site is www.culligancolumbiacity.com
Happy holidays to all!
Flow-Tech Plumbing & Heating is definitely "in the flow" of the holiday season.
"Merry Christmas to our customers this holiday season," said everyone at Flow-Tech. "Thank you for another great year!"
Flow-Tech Plumbing & Heating is locally owned and operated at 208 E. Chicago St. in Columbia City. Phone number is 260 248-2021.
Specializing in residential, commercial and new construction services, Flow-Tech Plumbing & Heating's motto is "Your Comfort is Our Goal!"
With more than 20 years conducting business locally, Flow-Tech is a Bryant Heating & Cooling Systems dealer.
Troxel Equipment Co., one of the area's premier John Deere dealers, offers its holiday wishes to its many customers -- and readers of The Post & Mail.
In keeping with the season, officials at the implement dealer said John 'Rein'Deere products are available for the holidays too.
Troxel Equipment Co. has locations in Huntington, Wabash and Bluffton. Its Huntington dealership is located at 4777 W 500 N in Huntington County. Phone number toll-free is 1-888-876-9352. Email address is email@example.com. Website is www.troxelequipment.com
LARWILL â€” A former Whitley County Sheriff's reserve is in serious condition after being shot in the chest by a 17-year-old escapee from Pierceton Woods.
According to police, the juvenile allegedly attempted to hi-jack the victim's car in the area of Ind. 5 and Old Trail Road in Larwill, and fired a small caliber handgun into the right side of his chest.
When police arrived, the victim had the boy held at gunpoint. The victim was taken to a hospital in Fort Wayne and was treated for the gunshot wound.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” In light of Fort Wayneâ€™s weekly bank robberies, Columbia Cityâ€™s Police Department is taking a proactive approach to preventing crime.
The CCPD has ramped up its patrol for local banks in an effort to prevent robbers from coming to Columbia City from Fort Wayne.
Another heist happened on Fort Wayneâ€™s southwest side at a Chase Bank on Lower Huntington Road Thursday afternoon.
CCPD Chief Tim Longenbaugh said the department has stepped up its patrol, especially in the morning as employees are coming to work, but also throughout the day.