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Center for Culver History hosts traveling exhibit on Indiana political process

February 13, 2012

The Center for Culver History will welcome Faces in the Crowd: Indiana and the Political Process, a traveling exhibition of the Indiana Historical Society, from February 6 through March 6. This exhibition will be on display at the Culver Union Township Public Library, located at 107 N. Main Street.

Culver wrestler Miracle makes history at semistate

February 13, 2012

Culver Academies’ Kayla Miracle became the first female wrestler to earn an IHSAA state berth with a fourth-place finish at the Merrillville Wrestling Semistate Saturday.

Miracle earned a 17-0 tech fall and a 10-0 major decision over Lafayette Harrison’s Daniel Davis and Lake Central’s Brandon Truver in the first two rounds, respectively, to make it out to the ticket round, ultimately placing fourth in the 106-pound bracket with a 5-2 loss to Merrillville’s Mike Garza in the consolation round.

Culver police investigate armed robbery at Family Dollar store

February 12, 2012

On Saturday, February 11, at approximately 8:40 p.m., a male subject was reported as entering the Family Dollar Store located 18701 S.R. 10 in Culver. Once inside the store the male subject approached the cashiers and displayed a weapon and bag then demand money from the cashiers at gunpoint.

'Everybody wins' - community emphasized in 2012 Lake Max Triathlon

February 11, 2012

Culver has been no stranger to triathlon events in recent years, but organizers of a new such event slated for August 11 feel “everybody wins” due to a complete overhaul of the endeavor, with a much greater emphasis on the entire community -- and two local service organizations as beneficiaries.

Dana Neer, a lead organizer of the 2012 event and Wellness director at Culver Academies (and monthly Culver Citizen columnist), notes there were “some difficulties” surrounding the last two Culver triathlons a few years ago, which were led by outside organizations.

If these walls could talk: 107 S. Main Street

February 11, 2012

CULVER HISTORY CORNER
Sponsored by the Antiquarian and Historical Society of Culver
http://www.culverahs.com -- historyofculver@gmail.com

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After such an enthusiastic response to last week's “If these walls could talk," I'd be remiss not to follow up this edition with a new installment, this one covering 107 S. Main Street, which Culverites for most of the 20th century would have associated with medicine and, likely as not, chocolate sodas.

A team victory: CGA swimmers earn program-first sectional title at Warsaw

February 10, 2012

CULVER — The Culver Girls Academy swim program can boast plenty of impressive accolades over its history.

The record board on the wall at the James R. Lowenstine Pool is lined with the names of All-American after All-American. But one bona fide that has eluded the program over its storied history is a sectional championship — until now.

Valentine's wkd and week in Culver

February 10, 2012

VFW Valentine’s dinner Feb. 10
VFW 6919 Ladies Auxilliary 6919, Culver, welcomes you to bring your “Valentine” for a pre-Valentine dinner Friday, February 10. A dinner of stuffed pork chops, baked potato, salad, and dessert will be served from 5:30 to 8 p.m. The cost $9 per person.

Texas Hold-em at VFW Sunday

South Bend TV personality and his Culver bride anticipate happy forecast

February 10, 2012

If the new face around town in recent months has that strangely familiar look, you may be a WSBT-TV viewer, and you may have seen Erik Larson, as likely as not alongside his wife (as of New Years Eve) Savanna, formerly Shepard.

LIFT offers resources for local women

February 9, 2012

LIFT is a group of women working together to mentor and inspire local women seeking information, skills, and resources to better their personal and professional lives. Its mission is to support the advancement of women in the Culver area by mentoring, volunteering and providing resources.

Any local woman who is interested in receiving such assistance may submit an information sheet for consideration. Call 574-842-2173 or email LIFTUP@GMAIL.COM.

Culver’s Surrisi appointed City Attorney

February 8, 2012

Plymouth Mayor Mark Senter has appointed Culver’s Sean Surrisi as City Attorney for the City of Plymouth.

Surrisi will replace Nelson Chipman, who has accepted an appointment as Chief Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for MarshallCounty. He will be sworn in on March 1, 2012.

Surrisi was born in Indianapolis and moved to the Culver area at age 11. He is a 1995 graduate of Culver Community High School and a 1999 graduate of DePauw Universit, where he majored in studio art. Surrisi went on to receive his law degree at Valparaiso University in 2005.

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