Wednesday, January 24th, 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...

Kathryn S. Garrett named partner at local law firm

Posted: Friday, January 19, 2018

DeLaney Hartburg Roth & Garrott LLP, 533 Warren Street, has announced that Kathryn S. Garrett has become a partner in its law firm effective January 2018. Garrett graduated cum laude in 2010 from Manchester University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science. She received her law degree from the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law in Indianapolis, Indiana in 2013.

Garrett will concentrate her practice in the areas of family law, adoption, guardianship, guardian ad litem, real estate law and title insurance.

Garrett is a past graduate of the Huntington County Leadership Academy... Read More...

Work begins at Parkview Huntington Hospital

Posted: Friday, January 19, 2018

Despite challenging weather conditions recently, excavation began Wednesday, January 17 for Parkview Huntington Hospital’s (PHH) expansion project. When complete, the project will add 20,271 square feet of space housing the Holly D. Sale Rehabilitation and Wellness Center and a wound clinic featuring two state-of-the-art hyperbaric chambers.

Digging is taking place outside the hospital’s Rehab and Wellness Center, behind the John B. Kay Medical Office Building. The first step was to dig up the sidewalk that led from an emergency exit at the back of the Rehab and Wellness Center out to the medical office building parking lot... Read More...

Chamber celebrates at 94th Annual Dinner

Posted: Thursday, January 18, 2018

The 94th annual dinner of the Huntington County Chamber of Commerce was held Monday evening, January 15 at the Huntington PAL Club. More than 185 Chamber members and their guests were in attendance.

Steve Petry, 2018 chairman of the board, W.A. Zimmer Company, spoke to the group about some of the accomplishments the Chamber was involved with over the past several years. He mentioned the success of any organization comes down to the people.

Petry said, “The integrity and character of those we work with have a dramatic impact on the direction an organization goes.” Petry also thanked Steve Kimmel, executive director and Angie Garcia, office administrator for their work over the past year... Read More...

Daytime Industrial Maintenance class to be held

Posted: Thursday, January 18, 2018

A daytime Industrial Maintenance class will be held at The Huntington County Community Learning Center (The LC), 2201 N. Jefferson Street, beginning Tuesday, February 13. The classes will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This 26-week course provides students with the entry level skills necessary to work within the manufacturing industry as an entry level Industrial Maintenance Technician. Students will be introduced to basic terminology and technology as it relates to Safety, Electricity, Motor Controls, Fluid Power, Manufacturing Processes, Welding, PLC’s and Robotics. The class will focus heavily on hands-on skills with students using on-line modules between class meetings to prepare themselves... Read More...

Parkview Field, number one league experience

Posted: Thursday, January 18, 2018

Parkview Field has been named Stadium Journey magazine’s number one minor league ballpark experience for the fourth consecutive year, the Fort Wayne TinCaps announced this week. The magazine’s review cites Parkview Field’s concessions, seating options and in-game promotions, the club said in a statement.

The magazine stated, the ballpark received credit for “the effect that this ballpark has had beyond the walls, on the city of Fort Wayne.”

Mike Nutter, TinCaps president, said in the statement, “This is really amazing. This is an honor that Parkview Field celebrates with, and because of, all our supporters and partners throughout the region... Read More...

Start a new chapter in 2018: Quit smoking

Posted: Thursday, January 18, 2018

It’s a new year. Are you ready for a new chapter? If quitting smoking is a positive change you’d like to make in your life, Parkview Huntington Hospital can help you make it happen with the Freedom From Smoking® course.

Roanoke-area resident Max Byrd had smoked for 44 years before he came to the Freedom from Smoking course at the hospital last year. Conquering a habit so firmly entrenched would take a lot of determination, but he had decided he was serious about it.

“The course gave me the strength to know that I can defeat something on my own,” says Byrd... Read More...

Huntington, Markle libraries reaching for goals

Posted: Thursday, January 18, 2018

The Huntington Library has set an ambitious goal: to reach 200,000 checkouts of physical items by December 31, 2018. Now the Markle Branch is joining the initiative with its own goal of 16,350 checkouts by the same deadline.

The goal is roughly seven percent higher than last year’s final checkout number - the same increase the Huntington Library is seeking. While Markle’s checkouts also count towards Huntington’s goal, the library felt it was important for the Markle Branch to have its own goal as well.

“The patrons of the Markle Branch are a smaller but tight-knit group,” Devon Henderson, marketing specialist said... Read More...

State seeking nominations for awards

Posted: Thursday, January 18, 2018

The state of Indiana is accepting nominations for the Governor’s Century and Half Century Business Awards, which honor Hoosier businesses that have remained in operation for at least 100 or 50 years, respectively, and have demonstrated a commitment to serving the community.

Gov. Eric J. Holcomb will recognize award winners and present a commemorative certificate during a ceremony at the Indiana Statehouse in the spring. Applications are due by February 16.

Qualifying criteria is as follows: The business must have had continuous operations in Indiana for more than 50 or 100 years by December 31, 2017... Read More...

“The Illusionists” set to entertain audience

Posted: Thursday, January 18, 2018

Live from Broadway, The Illusionists will perform at the Honeywell Center on Tuesday, February 13, at 7:30 p.m. This mind-blowing spectacular, sponsored by D&J Radabaugh Construction, showcases the jaw-dropping talents of five of the most incredible illusionists on earth.

The Illusionists will dazzle audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage. Audiences will witness stunning acts of grand illusion, levitation, mind-reading, disappearance and for the first time ever in history, a full view water torture escape. This group of world-class performers take their cue from the showmanship of the great illusionists of the past such as Harry Houdini and pair it with a new and updated contemporary aesthetic, whose set and costume design lend the genre a theatricality and artistry that has rarely been seen before... Read More...

Chamber to hold town hall meeting with Banks

Posted: Friday, January 12, 2018

The Huntington County Chamber of Commerce will hold town hall meeting with Rep. Jim Banks on Wednesday, January 24 during the Congressional recess. Chamber members and the public are both invited to attend the informative session which will take place at Pathfinder Services main office, 2824 Theatre Avenue at 10 a.m.

Rep. Banks will speak to Chamber members during the event about issues facing the United States, and legislation he is currently involved in. Banks will hold a question and answer session following his talk. Coffee will be provided by the Chamber.

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