Friday, July 21st, 2017

Featured: Welcome to Huntington County

Posted: Friday, January 13, 2017

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...

JJ’s to sponsor A B.I.G. Day golf outing for 2017

Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017

JJ’s, 2840 Guilford Street, will be the sponsor of the 2017 Huntington County Chamber of Commerce’s A B.I.G. Day Golf Outing. The golf outing will be held on Wednesday, September 13 at the Norwood Golf Course. The golf course is located at 5961 W. Maple Grove Road.

Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. with lunch being served at 11 a.m. The event will begin with a shotgun start at 12 noon. Each team consists of six golfers with an entry fee of $85 per golfer or a team of six for $510. Golfers will be treated to lunch, dinner and six beverage tickets that may be used for beverages on the golf course throughout the day... Read More...

Celebration held at Saint Anne Victory Noll

Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017

More than 100 people gathered to celebrate the grand opening of Saint Anne Victory Noll yesterday, July 20, at 25 Victory Noll Drive. The staff at the new facility will provide long and short term care, rehab, assisted living, adult day services and memory support. The Chamber assisted with the event which included a ribbon cutting.

Saint Anne Communities began providing housing for the elderly in 1967 in Fort Wayne. The five-star care provided by Saint Anne’s was extended to the south side of Fort Wayne in 2015 with the addition of Grace Pointe campus. The new building encompasses parts of the existing Victory Noll incorporating period architecture... Read More...

Celebrating the life of Holly Sale

Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017

Letter submitted by Parkview Huntington Hospital

Parkview Huntington Hospital and Huntington County have lost an amazing person, a true friend and a tireless advocate in Holly Sale. Holly, the hospital’s director of Rehabilitation and Wellness, passed away unexpectedly on June 30, and we will mourn her loss for a long time to come.

Over the past 39 years, Holly spent her astonishing energy and enthusiasm shaping not only the way we care for Parkview Huntington patients, but also the way our community works. She was active in her leadership of numerous local organizations, from the Parkview Boys and Girls Club to Huntington University... Read More...

Arts Council announces judge for 2017 show

Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017

Submitted by the LaFontaine Arts Council

The LaFontaine Arts Council is pleased to announce Penny French-Deal as the judge for the 2017 Regional Art Show. The show will be held at Huntington University’s Merillat Centre for the Arts in the Robert E. Wilson Gallery.

There are few artists who can capture the essence of minimalism and meaning like Penny French-Deal. By implementing a warm impressionistic style, Penny understands the importance of both forces, and bridges together layering compositions in her work, as a result.

Over the years, Penny French-Deal has worked hard to make a name for herself as an award-winning contemporary oil painting artist... Read More...

Northeast Indiana Bancorp, Inc. announce earnings

Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017

Northeast Indiana Bancorp, Inc. (OTCQB:  NIDB), the parent company of First Federal Savings Bank, today announced net income for the six months ended June 30, 2017 of $1.59 million ($1.32 per diluted common share) compared to net income of $1.96 million ($1.63 per diluted common share) for the six months ended June 30, 2016. The current six months earnings equates to an annualized ROA of 1.05% and an ROE of 9.20% compared to an annualized ROA of 1.34% and an annualized ROE of 11.72% for the six months ended June 30, 2016.

Net income was $760,000 ($0.63 per diluted common share) for the Company’s second quarter ended June 30, 2017 compared to net income of $887,000 ($0... Read More...

Thornsberry joins Real Living Real Estate office

Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017

Real Living/Ness Bros., Real Estate & Auction Co., Inc., has announced Scott Thornsberry as its newest agent. Ness Bros. Real Living Real Estate specializes in providing real estate services in Northern Indiana and is based in the company’s Huntington office, located at 519 N. Jefferson Street.

“Real Living Real Estate has a reputation for providing quality real estate services and I’m honored to be a part of the company,” Thornsberry said. “I look forward to joining such a fine group of real estate professionals and serving Northern Indiana.”

“We are pleased to welcome Thornsberry to Ness Bros... Read More...

HU student receives Best of Fest and Best Actor

Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017

Redshift, a film produced by Huntington University students, took home “Best of Fest” and “Best Actor” at the Windy City International Film Festival on June 30 in Chicago, Illinois.

Writer, director and editor Benjamin Crane; producers Zachary McIntyre and Joseph Walls and actors Chris Holder and Kelsey Jaffer represented the film at the festival. The first-year festival showcased 76 films, both short and feature length, and had over 100 filmmakers and actors in attendance.

“It was very humbling receiving this award,” Crane said. “No one in our team expected our film to be called up... Read More...

1st Source reports second quarter income

Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017

1st Source Corporation (NASDAQ: SRCE), parent company of 1st Source Bank, today reported a record high net income of $16.67 million for the second quarter of 2017, an increase of 15.13% compared to $14.48 million reported in the second quarter a year ago, bringing the 2017 year-to-date net income to $32.88 million compared to $28.30 million in 2016, an increase of 16.18%.

The year-to-date net income comparison was positively impacted by gains on the sale of investment securities available-for-sale of $1.94 million net of an other than temporary impairment loss of $0.19 million and gains on the sale of fixed assets and leased equipment of $0... Read More...

Benefits to being Chamber A B.I.G. Day sponsor

Posted: Friday, July 14, 2017

The corporate sponsor of the Chamber’s A B.I.G. Day golf outing receives benefits for their sponsorship. The golf outing, to be held, Wednesday, September 13, needs a corporate sponsor. If your business is interested in becoming the sponsor, please let the Chamber office know of your interest.

The benefits of being the corporate sponsor include placing a complete team of six players with each player receiving a hacker sack in the outing. Each hacker sack includes three mulligans for women and two mulligans and one drive from the women’s tee for the men. Also included is placing your corporate sign and having a premium hole where the corporate sponsor can meet with all participants... Read More...

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