Conrad 'Stubby' Etherington

Conrad “Stubby” Etherington, 86, a long-time resident of Mt. Etna, IN, died Aug. 15, 2018, at Tipton Place in Huntington, IN, after a short illness.

Lady Vike golfers down Warsaw

The Huntington North High School girls’ varsity golf team triumphed over host Warsaw, 183-190, on Wednesday, Aug. 15, at Stonehenge Golf Club, in Winona Lake.

The Lady Vikings, 3-1, were led by senior Amara Eckert, who carded a 38. Senior Laura Ham fired a 41. Senior Danielle Gonser posted a 50 while freshman Grace Dill capped the team’s score with a 52.

Senior Crosley Stanley rounded out the team’s day with a non-scoring 60.

Huntington North lost the junior varsity match, 208-223.

HNHS netboys slip to Warsaw

The Huntington North High School boys’ varsity tennis team got edged by host Warsaw, 2-3, on Wednesday, Aug. 15.

The Vikings, 0-2, picked up both of their wins in singles play. Senior Adam Zahn won the second match, 6-2, 6-0, versus Reuben Williams while freshman Carson Kitchen dispatched Hayden Anderson, 6-2, 6-1, in the third contest.

Sophomore Thomas Schweller went three sets with Caleb Williams at first singles, but ultimately succumbed 4-6, 6-2, 2-6.

Marcia Knee

Marcia Knee, 71, of rural Urbana, IN, and formerly of Huntington County, IN, died Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, at 4:45 p.m., at her home.

Don F. Vore

Don F. Vore, 82, of Bluffton, IN, and having family in Warren, IN, died Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne, due to complications from injuries sustained in an auto accident.

County 4-H’ers show well at state fair rabbit show recently

Here are the results of how Huntington County 4-H members placed in the 2018 Indiana State Fair 4-H Rabbit Show:

Class 1, Senior Buck
Ben Covey, fifth place.

Class 7, Senior Buck
Reagan Wilson, second place.

Class 8, Senior Doe
Reagan Wilson, first place and Best of Opposite Group.

Warren VFD to host Sept. golf outing

The Warren Volunteer Fire Department will sponsor a golf outing on Saturday, Sept. 15, beginning at 8 a.m. at Dogwood Glen Golf Course.

There will be a shotgun start. The fee per golfer includes a golf cart and meal. Hole sponsors are also being sought.

Registration forms are available at the Warren Town Hall office and Warren Service. For more information contact Shane Wright at 765-661-6227 or Lee Poulson at 260-228-0293.

Announce results of many state fair non-animal projects

Results of many Indiana State Fair non-animal projects have been announced.

An orange ribbon awarded to a project signifies an exceptional blue ribbon exhibit (merit), and other top exhibits are awarded blue ribbons. Exhibitors can also receive second-tier red ribbons, third-tier white ribbons and green participation ribbons. Sweepstakes is awarded to the best overall exhibit in that 4-H project subject matter area.

Here’s how Huntington County 4-H members placed in the various categories:

Many from Huntington County place at Indiana State Fair Horse Show

Here are the results of how the Huntington County 4-H members placed in the 2018 Indiana State Fair 4-H Horse Show:

Class 6, 56 Inches and Over, Senior Exhibitor
Emily Freise, participation.

Class 8, Over 56 Inches, Senior Exhibitor
Emily Freise, fourth place.

Class 11, 56 Inches and Under, Senior Exhibitor
Jacob Wood, fourth place; Arizona Sunday, 10th place.

County 4-H’ers grab spots at state fair poultry show

Here is how Huntington County 4-H members placed in the 2018 Indiana State Fair 4-H Poultry Show:

Class 17, Cock
Kammy Miller, participation.

Class 18, Hen
Kammy Miller, second place.

Class 24, Pullet
Kammy Miller, third place.


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