November 10th, 2014
COLUMBIA CITY â€” The following are the results from the Veterans Marathonâ€™s 5K race, held in Columbia City Saturday morning. For more results, including the marathon and half-marathon, see upcoming editions of The Post & Mail.
Place Name City Age Gender Chip Time
1 Roman Jennings Fort Wayne IN 16 M 17:07.27
2 Alissa McKaig Fort Wayne IN 28 F 17:16.75
3 Luke Griner North Webster IN 14 M 18:47.01
4 Aj Cambron Fort Wayne IN 15 M 18:53.10
5 Bailie Brown Columbia City IN 14 F 20:25.89
Aug. 16, 1938 â€” Nov. 8, 2014
Rosalie A. Hilsmier, 76, of Columbia City, passed away at 3:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at Grace Village Health Care in Winona Lake.
Born Aug. 16, 1938 in Payne, OH., she was the daughter of Harry and Maxine (Lee) McPherson.
She graduated from Payne High School with the Class of 1956. She worked at Magnavox and Raytheon in Fort Wayne and Columbia City.
July. 27, 1959 â€” Nov. 8, 2014
Sharon E. Stephens, 55, of Columbia City, passed away at 1:42 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014 at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne.
Born July 27, 1959 in Alexandria, La., she was the daughter of Ralph and LaVonne (Hobbs) Galway.
Sharon attended and graduated from Colorado Springs High School with the Class of 1978. Following that, she received extensive training from Bob Evans in restaurant management. She was most recently the restaurant manager of Northside Grill in Columbia City.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Indian Springs Middle Schoolâ€™s auditorium played host to the Peabody Public Libraryâ€™s 12th annual Salute to Veterans Sunday afternoon. Debbie Lowrance, PBPLâ€™s history librarian, organized the event in response to Veterans Day Tuesday.
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COLUMBIA CITY â€“ More than 650 red-faced runners were finishing their races as the temperature hovered at 40 degrees amid freshening winds at 10:45 Saturday morning in the big Veterans Marathon throughout Columbia City.
The 5K runners have been done for some time now, and the half-marathoners are finishing up. It's expected the full-marathoners will be finishing before and during the noon hour.
Although Saturday morning local vehicular traffic was disrupted, there were no significant problems reported as racers, supporters and onlookers crowded Downtown Columbia City.
COLUMBIA CITY â€” With all the hype and excitement that goes along with a winning football team, itâ€™s easy to overlook that all-too-important component â€” the fans.
Carharttâ€™s, snowsuits and wool blankets dotted the stands of the Max Gandy Athletic Field as the Eaglesâ€™ dedicated congregation of fans weathered the frigid air Friday night.
WHITLEY COUNTY â€“ 2014 Fall Honor Pages for High School and Junior High School Students will be published in The Post & Mail in the Weekend Edition, Nov. 22-23.
Details about these special pages are contained in an advertisement on page A6 of the Weekend Edition of The Post & Mail, now on newsstands throughout Whitley County.
This is a great opportunity to submit photos of students from Columbia City High School, Churubusco High School, Whitko High School â€“ and their feeder schools â€“ who participated in band, choir, show choir or theater this fall.
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