November 17th, 2014
OXFORD, OH. â€” During his high school career at Columbia City, Jared Murphy was an impact player earning All-Conference and All-State honors as both a receiver and a defensive back for the Eagles. Murphy is now making his presence felt on the college level as a receiver for the Miami University RedHawks.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Fourth graders from all four Whitley County Consolidated Schoolsâ€™ elementary schools celebrated Thanksgiving early with Pioneer Day at the Whitley County Ag Museum, at the 4-H Fairgrounds.
WHITLEY COUNTY â€” As the fall season progresses and the date for Thanksgiving quickly approaches, the need for food donations is ever-present.
Local organizations, such as the Columbia City Rotary Club and the South Whitley Area Emergency Food Bank, are continuing their annual Thanksgiving charity collections.
Last Saturday, Dave and Tanya Warner, volunteers at the South Whitley Area Emergency Food Bank, collected frozen turkeys and other food items during the organizationâ€™s 3rd Annual Turkey Drop at Dollar General in South Whitley.
SOUTH WHITLEY â€” Whitko's girls basketball team is looking to redeem itself from its first loss (Friday, Columbia City) by beating Churubusco on its home court tonight, while the Lady Eagles are looking to hang on to their undefeated record (1-0).
Tip off is approximately 7:30 p.m. in South Whitley.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Whitley County Consolidated Schoolsâ€™ students may get an extra 45 minutes of sleep every week starting next school year.
On Monday the WCCS Board of School Trustees will vote to either adjust the schedule for next school year or leave it as-is.
WHITLEY COUNTY â€” Snow is in the forecast for the weekend in Northeast Indiana.
As much as two inches of accumulation is possible by Sunday evening and early Monday morning, forecasters say.
Officials advise motorists to exercise caution as inclement weather rolls in, as typically there is a large increase in traffic accidents after the first substantial snow of the season.
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COLUMBIA CITY â€” A win is a win is a win. And wins early in the season are usually not works of art. And games between Whitley County rivals tend to be rough and tumble affairs.
The Columbia City Lady Eaglesâ€™ 37-34 home win over the Whitko Lady Wildcats Friday night fit the bill on all counts.
Rubik's cube, green plastic soldiers, and bubbles in Toy Hall of Fame
There are three favorites that are still getting a little playtime as new inductees into the National Toy Hall of Fame in Rochester, New York.
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