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September 5th, 2014
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Below are a list of events taking place in Whitley County today.
â€¢DYW 50th program - 7 p.m.
Distinguised Young Women will hold its 50th program celebration at Columbia City High School. Admission for adults will be $10. Cost for students (K-12) will be $5. Tickets will be available at the door.
The coordinator of the 50th Distinguished Young Woman/Junior Miss program estimates the celebration of the 50 years will add 30 to 45 extra minutes to the program.
â€¢Farmers market - 8 a.m.
Dick Buchanan (left) was presented the Sagamore of the Wabash Award Tuesday at the Columbia City Rotary Clubâ€™s meeting. This is the highest award given to a citizen of the state, and was given to Buchanan in recognition of his years of dedication and service to the community. Buchanan is pictured with State Sen. Jim Banks.
Sept. 5, 2014 HEAT ADVISORY in Effect from 1 to 6 p.m. with possible heat index of 100 degrees. Take extra precautions and drink plenty of water.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Senior citizens throughout Whitley County visited the Whitley County Council on Agingâ€™s (WCCOA) Senior Fair Thursday at the Woodlands Senior Center in Columbia City. The event offered a variety of health screenings and service providers were on hand to pass out information and answer questions.
CHURUBUSCO â€” A rural Churubusco man is facing charges in Noble County following an investigation by Indiana State Police. Thomas Royer, 47, was arrested after police discovered his indoor marijuana growing operation, which had 86 marijuana plants, approximately 300 grams of cultivated marijuana, as well as other equipment used for growing the drug.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Holzinger Seed Service, located west of Columbia City, played host Thursday for a luncheon that was the first of its kind. Whitley County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) recently announced its expanding services would reach into the agribusiness sector.
WHITLEY COUNTY â€” After a review by Whitley County Attorney Dan Sigler, a proposed ordinance regarding the cleanup and inspection of locations associated with methamphetamine use and manufacturing was approved for public hearing by the Whitley County Commissioners this week. An ordinance titled Clandestine Drug Lab Locations, allows the Health Department a greater degree of control for locations in which methamphetamine precursors have been found, the drug has been manufactured or smoked.
Joan Rivers, 81, Has Passed