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July 4th, 2014
A special Holiday Weekend's Edition of The Post & Mail is now on newsstands and at convenience stores throughout Whitley County and contains top local news, features â and more than $53 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:
â¢Dick's Sporting Goods
â¢Ben's Soft Pretzels
â¢The Post & Mail's annual 4-H Subscription Special
COLUMBIA CITY Â â Some employees may find a certain resistance to reentering the work place Monday after a three-day holiday weekend, but Whitley County leaders wonât have time to dawdle.
SOUTH WHITLEY â Three days after a large thunderstorm passed through Northeast Indiana, officials from the National Weather Service have confirmed that a tornado touched down in South Whitley.
CHURUBUSCO â Public complaints sparked a new ordinance in Churubusco this week.
The Churubusco Town Council met Wednesday night for its regular meeting, addressing several complaints of fireworks being set off after the legal time of 11 p.m.
COLUMBIA CITY â The start of a construction project through Columbia City has left many shocked and outraged after traffic into the city backed up nearly eight miles Wednesday afternoon. The Indiana Department of Transportation began its U.S. 30 resurfacing project Wednesday morning â with little to no warning.
COLUMBIA CITY â Career Technical Education courses will be available through Whitley County Consolidated School Corporation. The classes will include agriculture, business technology, various computer applications, computer tech support, cooperative education (Co-op), culinary arts careers, education and early childhood careers, family and consumers science (FACS), marketing and entrepreneurship, Project Lead the Way (PLTW), radio and television.
WHITLEY COUNTY â Gloria Doty, a former resident of Whitley County, has been awarded the 2014 Writer of the Year Award by the Write To Publish writer's conference held in Wheaton, Ill. The award was given for her book, âNot Different Enough.â
Farm Credit Mid-America, an agricultural lending cooperative serving farmers, rural residents and agribusinesses throughout Indiana, invested in the Whitley County community by presenting needed items to The Lighthouse Transitional Housing Program, located in Columbia City.