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February 14th, 2015
Following a two-month hiatus, the popular
American Profile magazine supplement returns to The Post & Mail this weekend.
In addition to the top local news of the day, features and local sports, the Weekend Edition of The Post & Mail â€“ now available on newsstands and at convenience stores and other outlets throughout Whitley County â€“ contains more than $90 in advertised coupons, discounts and specials, including those from:
â€˘Toys R Us;
â€˘Superior Tree Service;
â€˘Discount Mattress Center;
All three of Whitley County's girls basketball teams are playing for sectional titles Saturday night.
Columbia City faces Norwell at Norwell.
Whitko faces Tippy Valley at Wawasee.
Churubusco takes on Canterbury at Woodlan.
A special Spring Bridal 2015 publication is inserted in Friday's Post & Mail, now available on newsstands, convenience stores and other outlets throughout Whitley County.
The 12-page section is complete with hot trends, timely advice and great ideas for planning upcoming big events.
Local advertisers in Spring Bridal 2015 include:
â€˘Daniel Menu & Part Consulting;
â€˘TNT Floral and Gift Shoppe;
â€˘Cohen & Johnson Orthodontics;
â€˘B& J Rentals;
â€˘Churubusco Watch & Jewelry;
â€˘Whitley County 4-H & Event Center;
â€˘The Van Buren;
â€˘Shiloh Banquets, Catering & Conference
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Senate Pro Tempore David Long will join State Senator Amanda Banks and State Representative Christopher Judy as speakers for the Whitley County Chamber of Commerceâ€™s Third House Legislative Forum.
The forum is slated for Friday, February 20, at noon at the Whitley County Agricultural History Museum and 4-H Learning Center on the Whitley County Fairgrounds campus.
Each legislator will have an opportunity to speak on current legislative affairs. The Chamber will also field questions from attendees so that the legislators can answer them.
WHITLEY COUNTY â€” A program originally put into place to aid 9-1-1 emergency dispatches has grown into a tool used by virtually every department of city and county government.
Whitley County GIS (Geography Information System) provides a wealth of information, including everything from property owners to street locations, to the position of fire hydrants and the locations of more than 19,000 parcels of land in Whitley County.
FORT WAYNE â€” Columbia City High Schoolâ€™s City Heat won Grand Champion for the second time in two invitationals.
The mixed (boys and girls) show choir placed first at the first competition in Fishers, and again at the Northrop Invitational on Saturday.
The choir competed in the inviteâ€™s small school division along with six other schools with enrollments of 1,700 students or less.
Choir Director Rosalie Geller said the group was excited with its results.
Snow on the ground creates a beautiful landscape for sunrises in Whitley County. Bitter cold air is in the forecast for Northeast Indiana, with high temperatures dipping into single digits on Sunday, and a low of three degrees below zero on Saturday night. Send your winter photos to The Post & Mail for a special publication. Photos should be submitted to email@example.com. All people in the photos should be identified, and photos should either be taken in Whitley County or include Whitley County residents.
COLUMBIA CITY â€”Locally based Impact CNC, LLC, a production machining company, announced plans today to add two additional facilities here, creating up to 80 new jobs by 2018.
The company will invest more than $5 million to purchase and equip 35,000 and 50,000-square-foot facilities in Columbia City to provide computer numerical control (CNC) machining services for customers in the automotive, heavy-truck and agricultural industries.
â€śIndianaâ€™s manufacturing industry is on a roll,â€ť said Eric Doden, president of the Indiana Economic Development Corporation.