A poster contest is planned as part of the “Tax Day TEA Party” on Thursday, April 15, in Columbia City. Entrants who display their posters during the event will be judged on the basis of creativity and how they relate to either the original Boston Tea Party or the concept of taxation without representation.
GOP Breakfast Schedule
Listed are some of the dates and times of upcoming events. Please come to the upcoming Whitley GOP Breakfasts on the following dates at CC Deli at 8:30 a.m. Cost is $5 per person.
Citizens concerned about the future of America have the opportunity to hear a dynamic presentation on the subject at the April meeting of The Whitley County Patriots. The speaker is Peter Heck, of Kokomo, and his topic is “Taking Our Country Back.” The program is Tuesday, April 6, at 7 p.m. at the Whitley County 4-H Center, 680 Squawbuck Road, Columbia City.
The Noble Township Fire Department will host a Haystack Breakfast on Saturday, April 10 from 7-11 a.m. The menu will…
Whitley County Literacy Council is a registered charity with www.goodsearch. com. You can donate generously simply by using this search engine. It’s quite simple to use, and for every search you enter, Yahoo (who powers GoodSearch) donates a penny directly to the organization. This may not seem like much, but pennies do add up.
With a lifelong commitment to the community and roots dating back five generations, Nancy Phillips Graft has announced she will seek the Whitley County Auditor’s position, running on the Republican ticket. “I’m excited about giving back to the community,” said Graft.
Francine’s Friends Mobile Mammography unit will be in Columbia City for women interested in scheduling a mammogram. On Friday, April 2, the mobile unit will be at Kroger, 6210 Countryside Drive, Columbia City.
A Whitley County Police officer was critically injured when his squad car crashed while he was responding to a call Saturday night. Sheriff’s Department Reserve Officer Adam D. Schrader, 30, was in critical condition after the crash, which happened at about 3 a.m.
Whitley County Domestic Violence Task Force was formed and starting meeting in October of 2009. Sherry Sausaman, RN at Parkview Whitley Hospital has joined with the alliance of Judy Strock, the victim advocate from the YWCA in Fort Wayne, to bring agencies and citizens together at the same table to create this task force.
March 28 – 4-H Petroleum Power Banquet, 1:30 p.m., County Office Complex-South. April 1 – 4-H Alpaca/Llama Call Out Meeting,…