Skip to main content

Archive - News Article

July 16th, 2014

PIG WRESTLING: Click to view photo album

July 16, 2014

We've uploaded more than 200 photos from Tuesday's Pig Wrestling event at the 4-H.

Click here to see the photo album on our facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.675018845924660.1073741837.147...

KIDDIE MUD RUN: "Dirty" entertainment continues

July 16, 2014

To see more photos, see the July 16 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.

BRINGING PAST TO THE PRESENT: The importance of knowing your local history

July 16, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — The Whitley County Historical Museum celebrated its 50th anniversary Tuesday with a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by Mayor Ryan Daniel, Whitley County Commissioners George Schrumpf and Don Amber, and Whitley County Historical Society President Russ Gilliom. In order to encourage participation in the museum, the historical society will be holding an outdoor movie night Thursday and Friday.

PIG WRASSLIN: Grab the slippery pig

July 16, 2014

To see a variety of photos from the event, see the July 16 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.

EMERGENCY ROAD REPAIR: Intention to finish today

July 16, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — An emergency sewer repair that has left a portion of Van Buren Street (Ind. 205) closed this week is expected to be completed sooner than planned. Tuesday night, Columbia City Mayor Ryan Daniel said the road should be reopened Wednesday evening.

BARROW OVER A BARREL: Pig wrestling 4-H fair ‘fun’

July 16, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — With more than 80 teams competing Tuesday evening, the Whitley County 4-H Fairs’ Pig Wrestling contest proved to be a fan favorite again. This is the third year for the event and fair coordinators said the entertainment rivals the ever-popular demolition derbies, to be held tonight at 7 p.m.

POLITICAL DEBATE LEADS TO ARREST: Bar fight tussle with police

July 16, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY — A disagreement over politics led to the arrests of two Columbia City men. Russell Lehman, 56, and Steven Eckert, 63, were booked into the Whitley County Jail after getting into a fight at Duff’s Bar in Columbia City Friday night.

3-ON-3 REGISTRATION: Big G’s 3-on-3 basketball tournament deadline today

July 16, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY -- The Big G’s 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament deadline for registration is TODAY.

Download the registration form here: http://whitleyedc.com/media-center/news/?id=1667

The event will take place Saturday on the courthouse square from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Following the tournament there will be live entertainment featuring Lake Effect, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Stick around after the hoops for a rockin’ good time.

SWINE ANTICS: Pig wrestling results and photos in today's Post & Mail

July 16, 2014

COLUMBIA CITY (July 16, 2014) -- Did you or someone you know compete in the Whitley County 4-H Fair's Pig Wrestling Contest last night? Look for photos and results in today's issue of The Post & Mail.

COOL DOWN: Mild temps expected to continue

July 16, 2014

WHITLEY COUNTY (July 16, 2014) -- Cool conditions are in store for the area again today. High temperatures will barely make it into the 70s.

Much like yesterday clouds are expected for much of the afternoon and an isolated shower is not out of the question.

Temperatures gradually warm up over the next several days and will be back into the 80s for the weekend. Early next week we will see upper 80s.

Today: Partly sunny with increasing afternoon clouds and an isolated shower possible.

High: 70°

Winds: NW 5-10 mph

Tonight: Clearing and very cool.

Low: 50°

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes