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August 15th, 2014
COLUMBIA CITY â Columbia City High School pride will be ringing through the streets of New York City this Thanksgiving.
CCHSâs senior varsity cheerleaders were selected to perform in the 88th Annual Macyâs Thanksgiving Day Parade, along with more than 700 other cheer and dance teams from across the nation will be representing the paradeâs Varsity Spirit.
COLUMBIA CITY â Little Hands, Big Hearts, Great Starts, Inc. recently announced the organization has gained its 501 C3 designation, qualifying the group as a nonprofit. Little Hands is located in Columbia City, and is designed to teach children, prior to beginning kindergarten, how to have an impact on the community and themselves with daily hands-on acts of kindness.
COLUMBIA CITY â Blue Bird Revival, a praise band, will perform at Troy Presbyterian Church Sunday for morning worship at 9:50 a.m.
The band is a unique group from Northeastern Indiana. Blue Bird Revivalâs music is best described as Americana, country, blue grass, and gospel.
The group consists of 10 members, with members playing multiple instruments and signing.
COLUMBIA CITY â Passages, Inc.âs Creative Learning Center was filled with silent auction attendees Thursday evening for the Old & New Art Exhibition and Sale. The event featured artwork created by Passages clients, with approximately 70 pieces on display, from paintings to ceramics to photography.
Editorâs note: The following is the first of a two-part series on the Thorncreek Township Fire Department
COLUMBIA CITY â Thorncreek Township has a gem parked in its fire station.
A new 2014 KME fire pumper and rescue truck was recently delivered and put into operation at the fire department.
COLUMBIA CITY â Enhancing the literacy of individuals in Whitley County has been the focus of the countyâs Literacy Council since 1987.
However, after almost being nonexistent within the past year, the nonprofit has reorganized and is rebuilding its services.
WHITLEY COUNTY â The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) Fort Wayne District is working on a paving project in Churubusco today. Motorists can expect delays when traveling US. 33 and Ind. 205 today and Friday as crews work in town limits.
CHURUBUSCO â Smith-Green Community Schools (SGCS) has adopted a new motto for the 2014-15 school year. âAdding Value to Othersâ will be the focus for teachers, students and administrators for the year.
CHURUBUSCO â Smith-Green Community Schools is taking advantage of a new ruling by the Indiana High School Athletic Association (IHSAA). Homeschooled students who are enrolled in one or more classes at an Indiana public school are allowed to participate in IHSAA sanctioned sports.