Effective Nov. 17, Parkview Whitley Hospital lifted the temporary restrictions on visitors that were in place to minimize the spread of H1N1 influenza. Though the restrictions have been lifted, visitors should continue to exercise good judgment and refrain from visiting people in the hospital if they are experiencing any flu-like symptoms.
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The 2009 Whitley County Community Thanksgiving Service will be held at the Columbia City Church of the Nazarene on Tuesday,…
While Indiana real property owners have until the end of the year to file for property tax deductions, the Whitley County Auditor is urging individuals to file as soon as possible. “With the holiday season and winter weather approaching, property owners should file deduction applications as soon as they are able,” said auditor, Linda Gerig. “We don’t want anyone to miss out on a deduction because they missed the application deadline.”
The Whitley County Community Christmas Celebration will be December 4 and 5 from 6-8 p.m. at the Whitley County Courthouse….
(Helping with Toys for Tots in Whitley County are, from left, back row, Marsha Ruesch, T4T Coordinator; Pat Mossburg, Salvation Army; Brian Thornton, Wal-Mart Management; front row, Laura Hershman, K Club; Roxy Hagans, T4T Asst. Coordinator; and Susie Ness, Wal-Mart Public Relations.)
As businesses begin to prepare for the holiday season, so does Toys For Tots! Toys For Tots collection boxes will be seen around town, like the ones in the picture taken at the Columbia City Wal-Mart. Please donate a new, unwrapped toy at any of the collection sites below.
Anyone interested in playing Joseph or Mary, shepherd or angel, or any of a number of other parts available in this year’s cast for the Community Christmas Celebration is asked to call now and sign up for a part. Wendi Barnett of South Whitley is in charge of scheduling cast members for parts both nights, Dec. 4 and 5. She has approximately 100 time slots to fill each night. Her telephone number is 260/723-4566, please call evenings or leave a message.
Residents of Churubusco and surrounding communities now have access to a cardiologist close to home. Churubusco Family Medicine and St. Joseph Medical Group welcome Naveen Lal, MD, to Churubusco Family Medicine located at 202 W. Whitley Street, Churubusco.
C. Bryan Wait, M.D. Internal Medicine has announced that he has left his practice with a large medical group and…
The Whitley County Chapter AARP met November 3 at the Woodlands. President Pat Loe presided over the meeting. Virginia Wright led in the pledge to the American flag, followed by a prayer given by Mike Hazen. The minutes were read by Virginia Wright and approved as corrected. Birthdays for November are as follows: Corrine Maggard, Bonnie Hazen, Dorthea Sheets and Laverne Larue.
COLUMBIA CITY, – Auctioneers from throughout the state of Indiana converged at the Swan Lake Resort in Plymouth, Indiana November 5-8 for the 2009 Indiana Auctioneers Association Yearly Convention. The goal of the convention was to strengthen knowledge and promote higher standards in the auction profession.