Thursday, November 15th, 2018

Featured: Welcome to Huntington County

Posted: Monday, January 1, 2018

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, 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...


Christmas in the City to take place November 24

Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

Christmas in the City will take place in downtown Huntington Saturday, November 24. Children can enjoy fun activities from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. followed by a visit from Santa Claus and tree lighting ceremony at 6 p.m.

Children’s activities will be located in the third block of the downtown area. The activities will include free camel, pony and train rides; a petting zoo; face painting in the Fifth Parlour and ornament painting in Giggabuggy for $5. Santa Claus will arrive with a firetruck at approximately 5:45 p.m. for the “Lights of the Night” tree lighting ceremony at 6 p... Read More...



Wow factor shows up for Honeywell in 2019

Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

The line-up of newly booked shows to appear at the Honeywell Center’s Ford Theater are sure to “wow” the audiences. Here’s what’s coming: Anita Renfroe, Buckets N Boards, Tim Hawkins, Killer Queen – The Premier Tribute to Queen, and 1964 – The Tribute.

Comedian and author Anita Renfroe will appear on the Ford Theater stage on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. Renfroe became an overnight Internet sensation when her YouTube video of her singing everything a mother says to her children in a single day to the tune of “The William Tell Overture... Read More...



Quayle Center to hold “Blingo” fundraiser

Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

The Quayle Vice Presidential Learning Center will hold its popular Annual Designer Purse Bingo Night on Tuesday, November 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the Catholic School’s auditorium next to SS. Peter and Paul Church. Tickets for the Designer Purse “Blingo” are a $25 donation to play 20 games.

Each bingo game’s winner will receive a designer purse. The doors open at 6 p.m. Light snack foods will be available for purchase. Tickets are available at the Quayle Center, from DQCF board members or at the door at the event, as seating allows. For more information, contact the Center at (260) 356-6356 or via email at Read More...



Joseph and that Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

Huntington University’s Theatre Company is proud to present Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. The show will run one weekend only from November 14 to 17, so book your tickets now at www.huntington.edu/BoxOffice.

Joseph is a musical depicting the “coat of many colors” story from Genesis and it is, as professor and director Jay Duffer so aptly points out, “energetic and contagious. The music is timeless and very recognizable.” This family-friendly musical features music by Tim Rice and lyrics by Andrew Lloyd Webber... Read More...



Shoe Sensation will be closed Thanksgiving Day

Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

All Shoe Sensation stores will be closed Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 22.

“Shoe Sensation takes pride in being a family based shoe store. This Thanksgiving we want all our employees to enjoy time off with their families,” says Dave Schoengart, CEO of Shoe Sensation.

Customers will be able to shop all the Black Friday Deals at www.shoesensation.com on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday.

Shoe Sensation will reopen Black Friday, November 23. Please check out shoesensation... Read More...



HU Foundation to host elected officials

Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

The Huntington University Foundation Breakfast will look a bit different this November than it has in Novembers of the past. The November 14 Foundation Breakfast, will provide valuable insights into the current climate in the government and allow local and state government representatives to discuss agenda items for the upcoming legislative session.

“The Huntington University Foundation breakfast series continues to provide a venue for discussing current and informative topics, presented by knowledgeable individuals that bring new insights and understanding about our great community,” stated Kay Schwob, interim director of advancement and HU Foundation secretary... Read More...



PHH to offer Tai Chi for wellness in 2019

Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

In recent years, the ancient practice of Tai Chi has gained popularity as a beneficial activity for body and mind. Early in 2019, Parkview Huntington Hospital’s (PHH) Rehab and Wellness Center will offer Tai Chi as a wellness class.

Exercise specialist Katie Cunningham will serve as the instructor for Tai Chi, having recently earned her certification in Tai Chi for Rehab. She currently leads the popular senior exercise class at the hospital on Friday mornings.

“I’m excited to be able to bring Tai Chi to Huntington County residents,” she says. “It’s a great overall exercise for mind and body alike... Read More...



Heritage Pointe has new dining services

Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

Heritage Pointe of Huntington has announced it has entered into a partnership with Compass Group of America – Morrison Community Living that will result in a transformation of the facility’s dining services. The agreement with Compass Group North America – Morrison Community Living is to provide residential, retail and catering food services to Heritage Pointe of Huntington. The agreement took effect November 1.

Under the plan, Morrison will provide management and oversight to the culinary and hospitality program. The company will introduce new food concepts and develop a new casual dining space... Read More...



Arts Council honors four Riverview students

Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

Riverview Middle School students, Taylor Jordan, Dylan Palmer, Emma Shenefield and Abagayle Wright were named Artists of the Month for October by the LaFontaine Arts Council. Each student was presented with a framed certificate of achievement.

Taylor Jordan is an eighth grader and the daughter of Thomas and Kimberly Jordan of Warren. Her art teacher, Brenda Betley, recognized Taylor for her “detail oriented work, trustworthiness and creativity.”

The son of Nathan and Nikka Palmer, Huntington, Dylan is an eighth grade band student in James Court’s class... Read More...



HU receives DuPont Pioneer grant

Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

Huntington University is grateful to be the recipient of a $5,000 grant from the DuPont Pioneer Giving Program. The grant was given for the Ware Plant Science Production Facility Equipment Project.

“Thanks to Pioneer’s generous gift, Huntington University was able to purchase a needed soil sterilizer to minimize weed seeds, soil-borne pathogens, and pests while reusing our potting mixes for more sustainable greenhouse production. With the drying oven we purchased, we are able to dry down both greenhouse and field-collected soil and plant samples for analysis and preservation,” said greenhouse and lab manager Natalie Porter... Read More...



Innovative Packaging, Business of the Month

Posted: Friday, November 2, 2018

Innovative Packaging, 1312 Flaxmill Road, was named Chamber Business of the Month for November by the Huntington County Chamber Ambassadors. We at the Huntington County Chamber of Commerce send our congratulations to the Innovative Packaging leadership team of Chris Fleck, Lori Cox and Carrie Miller.

The Chamber Ambassadors selected Innovative Packaging for their long standing relationship with the Chamber and their relationship with the community. Innovative Packaging is involved with Rotary, The United Way of Huntington County and the Huntington County Chamber of Commerce. We congratulate Fleck, Cox and Miller on being selected Business of the Month for November... Read More...



CSP cuts ribbon for its new expansion

Posted: Friday, November 2, 2018

Continental Structural Plastics (CSP) officially opened a 130,000 square-foot expansion to its adjacent facility on Friday, October 26, increasing the Huntington manufacturing plant’s presence to 340,000 square feet. Huntington city and county officials joined economic development dignitaries and CSP’s management staff to cut the ribbon.

The additional space will allow for new production lines for structure and Class A components for its key programs, which include the Chevrolet Corvette, Chevy Silverado, Ford Raptor and GMC Sierra Denali CarbonPro pickup box.

Construction on the new expansion, which represents a $33... Read More...



HCCSC breaks ground for new school in Roanoke

Posted: Friday, November 2, 2018

Huntington County Community School Corporation held a groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the new Roanoke Elementary School on Monday, October 29. The new school will be built on land adjacent to the existing school in Roanoke, with construction estimated to be complete by the fall of 2020.

Pictured from left are Kevin Yarger, Gary McClellan, Reed Christiansen, Brian Warpup, Tim Allen and Matt Melcher, all members of the HCCSC board of school trustees; Matt Roth, president, HCCSC board of school trustees; Randy Harris, superintendent, HCCSC and Seth Parker, principal, Roanoke Elementary School... Read More...



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