Local Churubusco, Indiana News, busconews.com, busco, http://busconews.com/news/local.html Tue, 16 Sep 2014 07:13:47 +0000 en-gb Schinbeckler wins auditor's caucus by a landslide http://busconews.com/news/local/9605-schinbeckler-wins-auditors-caucus-by-a-landslide-.html http://busconews.com/news/local/9605-schinbeckler-wins-auditors-caucus-by-a-landslide-.html (Jana Schinbeckler was elected as the new Whitley County auditor by a group of Republican Precinct Committeemen to replace Jennifer McGuire who resigned August 19 amid allegations of accounting improprieties.) photo by wagner

by Katie Wagner

kwagner@busconews.com

Out of the three candidates who applied for the position of Whitley County Auditor, Jana (Akers) Schinbeckler was elected with 20 out of 25 votes at the caucus held on Wednesday night.

Candidate Steve Hively received three votes and candidate Gerri Johnson received two votes.

Whitley County Republican Precinct Committeemen voted to fill the vacant position left when former Whitley County Auditor Jennifer McGuire resigned on August 19.

Schinbeckler will fulfill McGuire's current term only. The Whitley County Republican Party will hold a second caucus at a later date to fill the term that McGuire was running for unopposed on the November ballot.]]> chnews@app-printing.com (Staff Reports) Local Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:31:12 +0000 Fall Revival at Church of the Nazarene http://busconews.com/news/local/9601-fall-revival-at-church-of-the-nazarene-.html http://busconews.com/news/local/9601-fall-revival-at-church-of-the-nazarene-.html The Churubusco Church of the Nazarene invites you to join them for five great spiritual renewal services. Rev. Billy Huddleston will be the guest speaker and singer. Billy is a full time evangelist who has recorded six CDs and is passionate about preaching straight from Scripture. Services will be Sunday, September 14 at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. and on Monday, September 15 through Wednesday, September 17 nightly at 6:30 p.m. The church is located at 1000 West Whitley Street in Churubusco.








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chnews@app-printing.com (Staff Reports) Local Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:21:01 +0000
Town Block Party huge success http://busconews.com/news/local/9599-town-block-party-huge-success-.html http://busconews.com/news/local/9599-town-block-party-huge-success-.html

(The Town of Churubusco held a Block Party last Saturday, September 6 which was well attended. Local merchants gave away free merchandise and proceeds went to the Churubusco Chamber of Commerce.) thanks to larry hall for photo

The Churubusco Chamber of Commerce and the Town of Churubusco held a Block Party and Karaoke Contest on Saturday, September 6 in the PNC and K&K Video parking lots. The event featured over a dozen local merchants showcasing their items and holding giveaways. Over 100 people attended the event and both attendees and vendors alike loved the atmosphere and events.]]> chnews@app-printing.com (Staff Reports) Local Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:09:52 +0000 Busco Band at Purdue http://busconews.com/news/local/9596-chs-band.html http://busconews.com/news/local/9596-chs-band.html The Churubusco High School Band participated in Band Day at Purdue University Saturday, September 6.




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chnews@app-printing.com (Staff Reports) Local Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:03:39 +0000
Churubusco High School class of 1954 holds reunion http://busconews.com/news/local/9595-churubusco-high-school-class-of-1954-holds-reunion.html http://busconews.com/news/local/9595-churubusco-high-school-class-of-1954-holds-reunion.html The Churubusco High School Class of 1954 held its 60-year reunion Friday, September 5 at the Masonic Lodge in Churubusco. Pictured are, left to right, front row, Connie (Gross) Nestel Teghtmeyer, Norma (Ford) Juillerat, Esther (Ohlwine) Sherman, Shelvy (Herendeen) Fast, Shirley (Garrison) Coe, and Wilma (Butler) Phend; back row, Harold Troyer, Homer Ohlwine, Jim Pippenger, Bill Baker, Raymond Deck, George Gatwood, and June (Herbst) Lock.




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chnews@app-printing.com (Staff Reports) Local Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:01:26 +0000
Local music festival gaining traction http://busconews.com/news/local/9594-local-music-festival-gaining-traction.html http://busconews.com/news/local/9594-local-music-festival-gaining-traction.html The Churubusco area Pinestock Music Festival was held last weekend. In its fourth year the festival is continually growing featuring regional acts from Chicago, New York and Fort Wayne. The one day concert was well attended with nearly 500 people coming from all over the tri-state area. (photo by trevor crabill)




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chnews@app-printing.com (Staff Reports) Local Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:59:31 +0000
Trial hours for History Center http://busconews.com/news/local/9591-trial-hours-for-history-center-.html http://busconews.com/news/local/9591-trial-hours-for-history-center-.html Beginning September 27, the Churubusco History Center will be open from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on the last Saturday of the month. This will be a trial for two months. If it works out, the History Center will consider extending the Saturday hours. Regular hours are 10 a.m to 2 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays. The Churubusco History Center is located at 108 W. Washington St. in Churubusco.

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chnews@app-printing.com (Staff Reports) Local Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:55:26 +0000
Churubusco Child Care Center teachers receive scholarships http://busconews.com/news/local/9590-churubusco-child-care-center-teachers-receive-scholarships-.html http://busconews.com/news/local/9590-churubusco-child-care-center-teachers-receive-scholarships-.html Teachers Pam Akers, LuAnn Beucler, Jamie Bickis, and Stacie Roehrman from the Churubusco Child Care Center received scholarships through the TEACH Early Childhood Indiana Project sponsored by the Indiana Association for the Education of Young Children. The scholarships will pay a portion of the tuition for each of the four recipients. As part of the scholarship award program, TEACH will guarantee a bonus for Pam, LuAnn, Jamie, and Stacie when they receive their CDA (Child Development Associate) Credential. In return, they will make a commitment to remain in the Early Childhood Education field for at least one additional year.]]> chnews@app-printing.com (Staff Reports) Local Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:54:02 +0000 100th Anniversary and Rededication at Collins UMC http://busconews.com/news/local/9589-100th-anniversary-and-rededication-at-collins-umc-.html http://busconews.com/news/local/9589-100th-anniversary-and-rededication-at-collins-umc-.html Collins United Methodist Church, located at 5524 E. Darland St., Columbia City just off SR 205 in Collins will observe the 100th Anniversary and Rededication Service of their current sanctuary building on September 14. The service will start at 10 a.m. District Superintendent Dave Michael will bring the morning message, “If These Stones Could Talk…” based on Genesis 28:10 – 21. There will be a recorded message from Indiana Conference Bishop Mike Coyner. Former pastors Robert Priest and Jack Scott will also have part of the service. They hope that many former members will join them for this special day. Following the service there will be a hog roast lunch, games, special horse drawn wagon rides, cake, and special music. Music will feature Drue Winsett from Nashville and also local singers Lisa Waterman and Ken Ellis will also share their talents. Please come and join in this special celebration.

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chnews@app-printing.com (Staff Reports) Local Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:52:52 +0000
3rd Annual Townwide Garage Sale http://busconews.com/news/local/9588-3rd-annual-townwide-garage-sale-.html http://busconews.com/news/local/9588-3rd-annual-townwide-garage-sale-.html It is that time again. Churubusco is pleased to announce the 3rd Annual Townwide Garage Sales will be held September 26 and 27 throughout Churubusco and surrounding Green and Smith Township.

Last year, over 70 garage sales occurred throughout Churubusco and it is anticipated this year’s event will be just as big. A map of garage sales can be found in the September 24 edition of Churubusco News. If you are having a sale and would like to be included on the map, contact Madalyn Bartl at madalyn@townofchurubusco.com or (260) 693-9350 by September 19.]]> chnews@app-printing.com (Staff Reports) Local Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:50:52 +0000