Friday, January 30th, 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...


Juergens is selected as Business of the Month

Posted: Friday, January 30, 2015

Juergens Paint and Hardware, 2850 N. Jefferson Street, was chosen as the Business of the Month for February by the Chamber Ambassadors. Juergens Paint and Hardware was selected for their long-standing membership with the Chamber, along with their generosity to the Huntington community. Dan Juergens is a long-time member of the Heritage Days steering committee and organizes the annual Bed Race.

Shown on the front row, from left, Terry Miller, Real Living Ness Bros, Ambassador; Amy Mattox, Clear Elevation and Ambassador; George Juergens, owner; Michele Higgs, George Zahm, Trevin Winters, Marilyn Hanson, Gina Juergens and Dan Juergens all of Juergens Paint and Hardware... Read More...



Schroeder new PHH media relations specialist

Posted: Friday, January 30, 2015

Maria Schroeder has joined Parkview Huntington Hospital as the community/media relations specialist.

Schroeder has over five years of marketing experience. Schroeder previously assisted with Parkview Foundation’s Cookin’ Men committee. Schroeder graduated from Saint Mary’s College with a Bachelor of Business Administration, concentrating in marketing. She completed her Master of Business Administration at Taylor University.

Schroeder worked as assistant director of alumni relations at the University of Saint Francis, Fort Wayne, for three years. She has also worked as marketing coordinator at Jefferson Pointe, in Fort Wayne... Read More...



Vocational Center to offer open enrollment

Posted: Friday, January 30, 2015

The Huntington Vocational Technical Center, the future home of the Huntington County Community Learning Center, will offer open enrollment classes this semester. All classes will be run through Ivy Tech Corporate College at the college’s Huntington location, 2201 N. Jefferson Street.

The following classes will be available: CNC machine operator, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from February 24 to May 21; OSHA 10-Hour - General Industry, 8 a.m. to Noon, from March 16 to March 18; OSHA 30-Hour - general industry, 8 a.m. to Noon, Mondays to Thursdays from April 20 to April 30 and gas metal arc welding, dates and times to be determined... Read More...



Mad Ants Faith & Family Night announced

Posted: Friday, January 30, 2015

Huntington University and STAR 88.3 are co-sponsoring the Mad Ants Faith & Family Night, an event that will feature a post-game concert with Attaboy and pre-game testimonial with Mitch Kruse and Curtis Smith. Faith & Family Night is Friday, February 6 with a pre-game testimonial at 7 p.m. and the game start time at 7:30 p.m. at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.

Attaboy will give an hour-long show immediately following the Mad Ants game versus the Erie BayHawks. Since forming in 2004, Attaboy has performed all over the U.S. The band has had two songs featured in Billboard’s Christian Contemporary Hit Radio Top 30 chart with the singles “Wait on You” and “Unshaken... Read More...



Andrews-Dallas Twp. Library announces events

Posted: Friday, January 30, 2015

The Andrews-Dallas Township Public Library is hosting a series of family game nights in February. Turn off the TV, unplug your devices and visit the library for an evening of classic and modern board games. Family Night-Unplugged will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, February 3, 10 and 24. Games and snacks will be provided by the library.

The Andrews-Dallas Township Public Library Book Club meets on Saturday, February 7 at 10 a.m. This month, participants are discussing books that inspired the Masterpiece phenomenon “Downtown Abbey.” Readers can choose to read Below Stairs by Margaret Powell or To Marry an English Lord by Gail MacColl and Carol Wallace... Read More...



Metro Kiwanis recognizes outstanding students

Posted: Friday, January 30, 2015

The Huntington Metro Kiwanis recognized Huntington Catholic’s outstanding eighth graders on Monday, January 26. The outstanding students were selected by the Huntington Catholic School’s eighth grade staff. Each individual’s accomplishments, and who excelled in scholarship, citizenship, sportsmanship, character-building activities, faith, extra-curricular achievement and leadership were honored.

The guest speaker, Police Chief Chad Hacker, spoke to the students and Kiwanis about issues that face students such as bullying and intimidation. Chief Hacker spoke about students surrounding themselves with good influences from sports, clubs, extracurricular activities and family... Read More...



Northeast Indiana Bancorp announces meeting

Posted: Friday, January 30, 2015

Northeast Indiana Bancorp, Inc., (OTCQB: NIDB), the parent company of First Federal Savings Bank, has announced that the corporation will hold its twentieth annual shareholders’ meeting on April 28, 2015 at 1 p.m. local time. The meeting will be held in the boardroom of First Federal Savings Bank at 100 Frontage Road. The holders of record date for the annual meeting will be March 13, 2015.

The company also announced a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per common share. This cash dividend will be payable on February 24, 2015 to common shareholders of record on February 10, 2015... Read More...



Arts Council announces Artists of the Month

Posted: Friday, January 30, 2015

The LaFontaine Arts Council has announced the Artists of the Month for January, 2015. This monthly recognition is part of the LAC’s yearly Arts in Education programming. The LaFontaine Arts Council recognizes outstanding students in Huntington County through the annual Artists of the Month program. Students in high school and middle school are nominated by their teachers each month during the school year. The December Artists of the Month are from Huntington North High School.

Nick Altman, radio instructor, nominated Jacob Vinson, son of Ron and Rachel Vinson. Altman states that “Jacob has been a reliable broadcaster for boys’ and girls’ basketball games the last two seasons... Read More...



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