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September 23rd, 2014
COLUMBIA CITY ‚ÄĒ The Whitley County Giving Circle for Women‚Äôs Health has recently announced that it will offer the well-known, Look Good ... Feel Better program in the community for women with cancer. The next session is planned for Monday, Oct. 13 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. There is no cost for the program, but advance reservations are required.
Editor‚Äôs note: The following is the second in a series highlighting nonprofit groups that have benefited from the United Way of Whitley County in recognition of the United Way‚Äôs 2015 Live United campaign.
COLUMBIA CITY ‚ÄĒ United Way of Whitley County‚Äôs partnership with The Lighthouse has given specific programming and support for those needing housing. The Lighthouse was a recipient of a $10,000 grant from funds raised during the United Way‚Äôs 2013-14 campaign.
COLUMBIA CITY ‚ÄĒ A gathering of heroes took place this weekend in Whitley County; costumed in plain clothes and humility, the deeds and sacrifice of these men will forever be remembered in the annals of history.
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COLUMBIA CITY ‚ÄĒ Though a new high school isn‚Äôt expected to be built for several years, Whitley County Consolidated Schools officials took the first step in the planning process for a new building at Monday night‚Äôs Board of Trustees meeting.
COLUMBIA CITY ‚ÄĒ The Whitley County Patriots will host Whitley County Sheriff Mark Hodges as the speaker for the October 7 meeting. Sheriff Hodges will be addressing concerns of Homeland Security and domestic terrorism.
COLUMBIA CITY ‚ÄĒ Eight board-gamers made their way to the Peabody Public Library Saturday for the September Gaming Extravaganza. From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. the downstairs auditorium played host to a gathering of intergalactic travelers, locomotive barons and paranormal investigators.
Indian Springs Middle School played host to more than 600 runners Friday evening for the annual Columbia City Elementary Mile. The annual race has taken place since 2002 and is coordinated by Gary and JoAnn Bird. The event hosts elementary-aged students from all across Northeast Indiana.
WINONA LAKE ‚ÄĒ Columbia City‚Äôs girls golf team made up a seven-shot deficit in the back half of Saturday‚Äôs sectional to advance to the regional for the first time since 2006. ‚ÄúWhat a tremendous effort by our players,‚ÄĚ said Lady Eagle Head Coach Andrew Thompson. ‚ÄúStonehenge is a tough course and we handled it well.‚ÄĚ