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July 17th, 2014
Peoples Federal Savings Bank recently gave a $25,000 gift to the Whitley County Family YMCA Early Learning Center capital campaign.
WHITLEY COUNTY â What is the best skill for those actively seeking employment in Whitley County to possess? According to Whitley County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Doug Brown â a great attitude.
âIâve talked to several different businesses and they all tend to say the same thing,â said Brown. âThey are looking for employees who have a good attitude, are willing to learn, and who will take an initiative.â
We've uploaded more than 200 photos from Tuesday's Pig Wrestling event at the 4-H.
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COLUMBIA CITY â The Whitley County Historical Museum celebrated its 50th anniversary Tuesday with a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by Mayor Ryan Daniel, Whitley County Commissioners George Schrumpf and Don Amber, and Whitley County Historical Society President Russ Gilliom. In order to encourage participation in the museum, the historical society will be holding an outdoor movie night Thursday and Friday.
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COLUMBIA CITY â An emergency sewer repair that has left a portion of Van Buren Street (Ind. 205) closed this week is expected to be completed sooner than planned. Tuesday night, Columbia City Mayor Ryan Daniel said the road should be reopened Wednesday evening.
COLUMBIA CITY â With more than 80 teams competing Tuesday evening, the Whitley County 4-H Fairsâ Pig Wrestling contest proved to be a fan favorite again. This is the third year for the event and fair coordinators said the entertainment rivals the ever-popular demolition derbies, to be held tonight at 7 p.m.
COLUMBIA CITY â A disagreement over politics led to the arrests of two Columbia City men. Russell Lehman, 56, and Steven Eckert, 63, were booked into the Whitley County Jail after getting into a fight at Duffâs Bar in Columbia City Friday night.
COLUMBIA CITY -- The Big Gâs 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament deadline for registration is TODAY.
Download the registration form here: http://whitleyedc.com/media-center/news/?id=1667
The event will take place Saturday on the courthouse square from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Following the tournament there will be live entertainment featuring Lake Effect, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Stick around after the hoops for a rockinâ good time.