June 26th, 2014
COLUMBIA CITY Ââ€” Once again the American Legion will host an annual summer parade as part of the Old Settlers Days festival.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Federal Judge Richard Young ruled Indianaâ€™s ban on same-sex marriages was unconstitutional, sending hundreds of residents to make history by applying for marriage licenses and tying the knot Wednesday.
COLUMBIA CITY (June 26, 2014) -- Short Term Memories is a rock and roll band based out of North Webster and will perform a live concert tonight at 8 p.m. at the South Courthouse Stage.
The group has been playing in the Northern Indiana area for the past 14 years. STM features classic rock songs from the 50s, 60s and 70s with an emphasis on what the band calls â€śBrasskickinâ€™rock.â€ť
STM has more than 300 years of combined musical experience among its members.
Pick up Monday's edition of The Post & Mail for a copy of the 2014 Whitley County Fact Book.
COLUMBIA CITY (June 26, 2014) -- Registration of Old Settlers will take place until 2 p.m. at the Whitley County Historical Museum, 108 W. Jefferson St.
The presentation of the Oldest and Longest Continuous Citizen awards will be held at the South Courthouse Stage at 7:30 p.m. tonight.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” With the American Legion/Old Settlers Parade just two days away, police are continuing to investigate the disappearance of the paradeâ€™s director, Ryan Kessler.
Contact the police department with information.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” An early morning blaze consumed a home located at Old Lake in rural Whitley County Thursday.
COLUMBIA CITY (June 26, 2014) -- Grace Lutheran Church will hold a noodle lunch and dinner today. The cost is $8 and $4 for children under the age of 10.
Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., with dinner from 4 to 7 p.m.
â€˘Poor Jackâ€™s Amusement Midway â€” 5 to 11 p.m. daily Tuesday through Saturday; Midway wristband discount from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday and Saturday.
â€˘Whitley County Historical Museum â€” Open tours & Quilt Show Tues. - Thurs. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, Friday 9 a.m. to Noon
â€˘ Registration of Old Settlers â€” 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Whitley County Historical Museum, 108 W. Jefferson St.
â€˘ Whitley County Council on Aging, The Woodlands Senior Center, 710 Opportunity Dr. â€”11:30 a.m., King & Queen Contest and â€śElvisâ€ť
COLUMBIA CITY â€” The Whitley County Kiwanis Club welcomed speaker Krista Layman, co-founder of Kateâ€™s Kart, to share their mission to provide free books for hospitalized children of all ages.