KENDALLVILLE — After a pandemic-affected 2020 which saw 4-H activities continue in a modified fashion but without all of the other usual county fair trappings, this year’s week long festivities should look a lot more normal to attendees.

COLUMBIA CITY — Columbia City High School’s first graduation ceremony in the new building was both emotional and historic as members of the community celebrated the Class of 2021 last week.

COLUMBIA CITY — A plea for change. This was the main message behind the community members who spoke out during the Whitley County Consolidated School Board of Trustees meeting last week.

COLUMBIA CITY — The Whitley County Council considered several items at its latest meeting, including those from the sheriff’s department and the county commissioners.

COLUMBIA CITY — At the latest meeting of the Whitley County Commissioners, it was approved to write a letter of support as the Regional Sewer District looks to apply for grant monies on various projects.

Happy birthday today to “Tip” Alcers and Glenn McCoy; and tomorrow to Margaret Blake, Louise Barnhart and Virginia Page; Andy Schemm, Thelma Ott, Bill Ransom, Alice Conrad, Trisha Lee and Austin Jacquay on the 10th; Jay P. Rosswurm, Nancy Bowers Foote and Janna England on the 12th; Rick Shal…

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Natural Resources has received reports of sick and dying songbirds from 15 counties statewide, according to a news release dated June 25. As the investigation continues, the DNR recommends all Hoosiers remove their birdfeeders statewide.

COLUMBIA CITY — The Whitley County Council considered several items at its latest meeting, including those from the sheriff’s department and the county commissioners.

COLUMBIA CITY — At the latest meeting of the Whitley County Commissioners, it was approved to write a letter of support as the Regional Sewer District looks to apply for grant monies on various projects.

Angola went places it has never been to in boys track and field, like winning sectional and regional championships. And elite distance runner Izaiah Steury and coach Brad Peterson were big reasons why.

COLUMBIA CITY — Columbia City High School’s first graduation ceremony in the new building was both emotional and historic as members of the community celebrated the Class of 2021 last week.

COLUMBIA CITY — Staffing changes was one of the main topics voted on during the Whitley County Consolidated School Board of Trustees meeting in May.