COMMISSIONERS: Amber, Rethlake re-running

WHITLEY COUNTY — Two Whitley County Commissioners whose terms are ending have announced plans to run for re-election in November.Don Amber announced Wednesday that he has filed for re-election to his county commissioner position. He has served as the District 3 commissioner since being elected in 2008.“While I’ve achieved many of the goals that I had placed upon myself in my first three years, there are some issues that remain unresolved and I want to see them to the end,” Amber said.Tom Rethlake announced Monday his plans to run for re-election.Rethlake has been a Whitley County commissioner for District 1 since 2000.“I am running for re-election because I believe I have the experience, time, knowledge and dedication to make a difference in the lives of Whitley County residents,” Rethlake said.Opposed or un-opposed, both will be on the Republican ballot for the primary election May 8.___For a more in depth look at this story, see the Jan. 19 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook.