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July 13th, 2014
An official says an eastern Indiana hospital has treated about 20 people who were injured in a collision between a Greyhound bus and a car.
Reid Memorial Hospital spokesman Larry Price says about half of those treated at the Richmond hospital after the Sunday morning crash on nearby Interstate 70 have already been released. He says many had scrapes, cuts and bruises.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” A Columbia City resident is putting her feet in action to help a neighbor fight cancer.
Approximately seven months ago, Minda Lemmon, of Columbia City, found out that her good-friend and neighbor, Jane Goble was diagnosed with leukemia.
ALLEN COUNTY â€” A semi-truck driver who slammed into a line of U.S. 30 traffic, killing a Columbia City girl, was sentenced in Allen County Court Friday â€” with no jail time.
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COLUMBIA CITY â€” Carl Hartwell â€śtook the showâ€ť Friday afternoon to begin the 2014 Whitley County 4-H Fair.
Hartwell won both Showman of Showmen and Supreme Champion in the Dairy Show, the top two awards of the day.
(Tickets available at the gate)
â€˘Friday at 7 p.m. â€” ATV/ Quad Circle Track Racing - $7 or $10 for pits
â€˘Saturday at 7:30 p.m. â€” Menâ€™s Demolition Derby - $8 or $10 for pits
â€˘Sunday at 7:30 p.m. â€” Truck and Tractor Pull - $8 or $10 for pits
â€˘Monday at 7 p.m. â€” Mud Drags - $7
â€˘9 a.m. to 1 p.m. â€” Dairy Show - Large Show Arena
â€˘noon to 3 p.m. â€” Food Auctions - 4-H Center
â€˘11 a.m. to 9 p.m. â€” 4-H exhibits on display - 4-H Center
â€˘11 a.m. to 9 p.m. â€” Adult Open Class on display - 4-H Center
â€˘11 a.m. to 9 p.m. â€” Mini projects on display - Shelterhouse
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Columbia City officials announced Thursday an emergency sewer and water pipe project on East Van Buren Street (Ind. 205) will begin today.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” The Columbia City man who was injured in a collision with a dump truck Thursday morning has been identified as John Barry, 43.
WHITLEY COUNTYâ€” Businesses in Whitley County are having a hard time finding and keeping employees, according to a survey regarding benefits and wages for local companies.
Whitley County 4-Hers moved hundreds of animals into the fairgrounds Thursday in preparation for todayâ€™s opening of the 2014 Whitley County 4-H Fair. The fair opens with the Dairy and Sheep shows.