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November 22nd, 2014
We're all warming up to big holiday savings and â€“ they start heating up in this Weekend's Edition of The Post & Mail.
In fact, there are more than $108 in coupon savings, discounts and specials in your Post & Mail â€“ now available at newsstands throughout Whitley County!
In addition to the money you can save, you'll also find out about local news, local sports and features that you simply can't obtain anywhere else. Additionally, you'll receive the very popular American Profile magazine and TV Times television digest.
Who says all your sides have to be savory? Pears, honey, and baked sweet potatoes can go a long way next to stuffing and turkey. Try these recipes for a well-balanced holiday spread.
WHITLEY COUNTY â€” In Whitley County, gas prices have hovered at less than $3 for the last three weeks. According to AAA, the national average for a gallon of Regular gasoline is approximately $2.85, which is six cents less than the price last week and down 36 cents from this time last year. Many local residents said the recent drop in price has resulted in a savings of approximately $15-20 a week.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Friends, family and neighbors were honored at the Whitley County Community Foundationâ€™s 18th Annual Heart of Gold Awards Ceremony Thursday night at the Eagles Nest.
The 2014-15 Whitley County high school winter sports season for boys is previewed in Friday's edition of The Post & Mail.
Included are previews and photos for basketball, wrestling and swimming teams from Columbia City, Whitko and Churubusco high schools.
It's all in a special tabloid publication inserted in Friday's Post & Mail!
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WHITLEY COUNTY â€” The death of a jail inmate has been ruled a suicide by Whitley County Coroner Randy Dellinger.
Kevin J. Minnix, 48, of Columbia City, was found dead in his cell at the Whitley County Jail Tuesday night.
Dellinger said Minnix was found with the string of his hooded sweatshirt wrapped around his neck and tied to a door hinge.
According to police reports, Minnix was detained Tuesday afternoon for operating while intoxicated, criminal mischief and operating as a habitual traffic offender.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Motorists are advised to avoid the area of Main and North streets while crews clean up from a property damage car accident that knocked down an electrical pole and put power lines on the street.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” After an autopsy of a Columbia City man who died in jail Tuesday night, Whitley County Coroner Randy Dellinger said no foul play is suspected in the case.
Kevin J. Minnix, 48, was taken into custody Tuesday afternoon by the Whitley County Sheriffâ€™s Department.
According to a press release by Whitley County Sheriff Mark Hodges, Minnix was arrested by WCSD Deputy Scott Schimtt at approximately 2 p.m. Tuesday for operating while intoxicated, criminal mischief and driving as a habitual traffic violator.
AFGHANISTAN â€” It was just another day of swearing in new legislators at the Indiana Statehouse Tuesday â€” except for one. Banks was sworn into office via Skype, an online video web chat, from halfway across the world â€” a first in Indianaâ€™s history.