Saturday, March 28th, 2015

Featured: Welcome to Huntington County

Posted: Monday, December 15, 2014

The Huntington County Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with Huntington University has produced a video highlighting Huntington County. The video details the many ways in which individuals are able to enjoy a high quality of life, right here in Huntington County.

The video highlights the great agricultural community throughout all of Huntington County, the many different restaurants we have to offer, entertainment, including Different Stages and the Dan Quayle Center in Huntington, to the Pulse Opera House in Warren and more. Two EE’s Winery, Joseph Decuis and the new zip line at Camp Timber Lake are all highlighted in the Roanoke area... Read More...

Halverstadt, new partner at local law firm

Posted: Friday, March 27, 2015

DeLaney, Hartburg, Roth & Garrott LLP, 533 Warren Street, have announced that Adrian Halverstadt III has become a partner in its law firm. Halverstadt graduated from Huntington University in 2005 and then from Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Cleveland, Ohio in 2008.

Halverstadt will concentrate his practice to the areas of creditors’ rights, municipal law and real estate tax sales.

Halverstadt serves on the Huntington Kids Club board of directors; Youth Services Bureau, Teen Court volunteer; Huntington University Foundation board of directors; Huntington University Alumni Association, board of directors and Junior Achievement, volunteer... Read More...

PHH dedicates renovated Birthing Center rooms

Posted: Friday, March 27, 2015

Mothers who have their babies at Parkview Huntington Hospital now have access to the recently renovated Family Birthing Center rooms, beautiful and inviting spaces to enjoy during their stay. The construction of the six Family Birthing Center rooms began in February of this year.

The Parkview Huntington Hospital Foundation generated funds to support numerous renovation projects for specific areas of need. The spacious, private rooms now feature soft décor and attractive wood flooring. Each room is furnished with a sleeper sofa for guests, a glider rocker for moms and a flat screen television... Read More...

Help honor a local veteran through HFNEI

Posted: Friday, March 27, 2015

Honor Flight Northeast Indiana (HFNEI) is a non-profit organization honoring America’s veterans for all their sacrifices. HFNEI flies local heroes from Fort Wayne to Washington DC to reflect at their memorials for a one day free visit. The trips are in their honor and thank veterans for their service to our country.

HFNEI believes every veteran deserves to visit his or her memorial. It assigns a guardian to a veteran to ensure the veteran has a safe, memorable and rewarding experience. Guardians are trained to serve heroes by pushing wheelchairs, lending an ear, taking pictures or handing out water... Read More...

March of Dimes needs help for March for Babies

Posted: Friday, March 27, 2015

The March of Dimes will hold March for Babies Sunday, April 19, at Hier’s Park. The March of Dimes is looking for people and businesses in the community to help grow the event through teams and sponsorships. Community members are also needed to serve on a committee for the walk.

People are encouraged to form a team of two or more people to raise money and participate in the event. As more than 450,000 babies were born prematurely in 2013 and 15 million babies are born too soon globally, every year, and 1 million die, the March of Dimes is leading a global effort to defeat premature birth... Read More...

Walch brings Big Band to Cottage Event Center

Posted: Friday, March 27, 2015

The cocktail music sound made famous by crooners including Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett and Dean Martin will again fill Roanoke’s Cottage Event Center Friday, April 17 with a concert by Big Band singer Matt Walch. The event is a fundraiser for the Huntington County Free Health Clinic.

Walch, from Somerset, Michigan, has performed throughout the country from New York, Chicago, Boston and Detroit to Martha’s Vineyard, Scottsdale, Arizona and Palm Springs. He has performed with the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra and opened for the Glenn Miller Orchestra. Walch has been named “Best Big Band Singer” by talent service Gigmasters every year since 2008... Read More...

LaPan to speak at HU Foundation breakfast

Posted: Friday, March 27, 2015

The Huntington University Foundation breakfast will feature Karl LaPan, left, president and CEO of Northeast Indiana Innovation Center (NIIC) and Dr. Ann McPherren, Professor of Business at Huntington University, on Wednesday, April 8. The two will discuss ways to cultivate entrepreneurial activity in our region.

Named as one of the top four “Best Under the Radar Business Incubators” in the country by Entrepreneur Magazine in 2013, the NIIC provides best-in-class service and support for entrepreneurs. Attendees will also hear firsthand from students how they are putting their entrepreneurial spirit to work via Huntington University’s new Entrepreneurism program and partnership with the NIIC... Read More...

HU's online programs named top in Indiana

Posted: Friday, March 27, 2015

Christian Universities Online has ranked Huntington University’s online graduate degree programs as No. 23 on its list of the Best Online Christian Graduate Schools. HU was the top Indiana school on the list.

Tuition costs and the number of degree programs were used to rank the schools. Huntington University currently offers three fully online graduate degree programs with masters in global initiatives (missions), global youth leadership and pastoral leadership. The university also has two graduate programs that require online and face-to-face components with a master’s in youth ministry leadership and a Master of Education degree... Read More...

Parkview to hold After Hours on April 14

Posted: Friday, March 20, 2015

A Chamber After Hours will be held at Parkview Huntington Hospital on Tuesday, April 14. The event will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. at the hospital’s 2001 Stults Road location.

Parkview Huntington Hospital is celebrating the 15th year in the current location. Also the hospital has once again been named a Top 100 hospital of its size in the nation by Truven Health Analytics. It is the second year in a row for Parkview to be recognized, the third time overall and the only hospital from Indiana. Parkview is also the 2015 sponsor of Huntington’s Heritage Days festivities. Chamber members are invited to stop by and help the hospital celebrate... Read More...

Chamber to hold Administrative Assistants' Day

Posted: Friday, March 20, 2015

The Huntington County Chamber of Commerce will hold its Administrative Assistants’ Day on Wednesday, April 22. The luncheon will be held at the Habecker Dining Commons on the campus of Huntington University at 11:30 a.m. and conclude by 1 p.m.

The Huntington University Music Department will entertain the crowd with a selection of music from their spring concert series. The cost to attend the event is $20 per person.

If you would like to attend the Administrative Assistants’ Day luncheon, please RSVP to skimmel@huntington-chamber... Read More...

Chamber holds active shooter seminar

Posted: Friday, March 20, 2015

The Chamber of Commerce HR/Professional Development Group met on Friday, March 13 at Indiana Tech to discuss the topic of active shooters in the workplace. The topic was titled “Workplace Violence - Active Shooters in the Workplace – Do You Know Who is in Your Building?”

The speakers for the luncheon were Master Trooper Trent Kiefer of the Indiana State Police and Chris Newton, chief deputy, of the Huntington County Sheriff’s Department. The pair of law enforcement officers discussed workplace violence, prevention and what you are to do if an active shooter enters your building... Read More...

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