- Special Sections
Sacred music concert at West Etna Community Church Jan. 13
LARWILL â€“ The Moody Chorale, conducted by Dr. Xiangtang Hong of the Moody Bible Institute of Chicago, will be performing Friday, Jan. 13 at 7:30 p.m. at West Etna Community Church near Larwill.
West Etna Community Church is located at 6552W-750N in northwest Whitley County.
Founded in 1946, the Moody Chorale has long been established as one of the leading collegiate choral organizations in the United States, specializing in sacred music.
4-H Open House Jan. 26
COLUMBIA CITY â€“ A 4-H Open House is scheduled for all families and young 4-H Members at the 4-H Center (West Room) Thursday, Jan. 26 at 7 p.m.
The 4-H Open House will last approximately one hour. Information about enrollment, projects and other activities will be available.
This will be a great opportunity for families who are not familiar with the 4-H program or are just starting 4-H to ask questions and gather information, note 4-H organizers.
Enrollment forms will be available. Open enrollment for Mini and Regular 4-H will be starting in February through April 2.
Enrollees may start enrolling online in February by visiting the 4-H website at
http://www.ag.purdue.edu/counties/whitley/Pages/4-HYouthDevelopment.aspx or by calling the Purdue Extension â€“ Whitley County Office at 260-244-7615 or 260-625-3313 to request an enrollment form.
Those 4-Hers who were enrolled in Mini or Regular 4-H last year will be mailed an enrollment form by the end of January.
Whitley County Consolidated Schools
establish kindergarten roundup dates
COLUMBIA CITY â€“ Kindergarten Round-up dates have been established in March for Whitley County Consolidated Schools..
Parents are instructed by school officials to call each elementary school office to set up an appointment time for the appropriate date.
School, roundup dates and office phone numbers are:
â€˘Coesse Elementary, Thursday, March 15. Call for an appointment 244-3351.
â€˘Northern Heights Elementary, Tuesday, March 20 and Wednesday, March 21. Call for an appointment 691-2371.
â€˘Mary Raber Elementary, Thursday, March 22. Call for an appointment 244-5857.
â€˘Little Turtle Elementary, Tuesday, March 27 and Wednesday, March 28. Call for an appointment 244-3343.