Columbia City High School
600 N. Whitley St.
Coming Soon, a more secure website! As part of a
complete website redesign, the Alumni Database will be password protected
for the security of our alumni.
All other parts of the CCHSAA website will remain public and not require
registration to view.
Welcome to the Columbia City High School Alumni Association web
site. This site is for all alumni of Columbia City High School,
Columbia City, Indiana. Our goal is to promote school spirit,
loyalty and fellowship among alumni, students, faculty and staff of
CCHS through a variety of activities. This site provides a forum
for staying in touch with classmates and friends of CCHS.
Ted Gruver (1957), Founder, Past President (2004-2006) &
Chairman of the Board (2006-2011)
Greetings--Welcome to the Columbia City High School Alumni
Association website. As your president I look forward to
sustaining what we have built and to expanding our
horizons as an organization. My goal is to continue working with
the board of directors to increase scholarship opportunities for
our future graduates. Thanks, in advance, for your support of
Andrew Thompson (1988), President
When the redesign is complete, website visitors will have to register before being
able to view the Alumni Database. Registration will be free and will not require membership in CCHS
Alumni Association. It will be open to all CCHS & CCJHS graduates and to students who attended but
did not graduate there.
Alumni will need an email address to register, either their own or a
family member's. This email address will not appear in alumni profiles, which will contain a "Contact"
button to send an email.
The one &
only CCHS Alumni Association website:
Ad-free, run by CCHS
alumni volunteers and free for all alumni, faculty, staff and friends of
This official website can always be reached by
using the link in the upper right corner of the CCHS website's home page.
Don't be fooled
by email invitations from commercial sites --
web addresses ending in
.com are commercial.
The Good Bye Party at the 1958 Columbia City High School on Saturday, August 1, 2020
has been CANCELLED due to the CoVid pandemic. A video tour is being
created by the school, so watch for an announcement here when it's
To order memorial plaques, please visit
Social Luncheon for
CCHS alumni and all citizens of Whitley
County to be held in Florida
on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. Click here for details.
The 14th annual CCHS Alumni Association Golf Outing is scheduled for Saturday
August 8, 2020 at Eagle Glen Golf Course.
Nominate someone for the CCHS Athletic
Hall of Fame Click here for information.
for tips on entering profiles in
the Alumni Database.
2019 Robert Brittain Scholarship Recipients
Above left to right:
Andrew Thompson CCHSAA President, Karen Cheng, Lindsey Hoskins, Sarah
Pepple, Hailey Wilson, Katie Wolter and Chris Bechtold, CCHSAA
Columbia City High School Alumni Association (CCHSAA) awarded Bob
Brittain Memorial scholarships to five CCHS graduating seniors at the
Honors Convocation held at CCHS on Friday May 24, 2019. Andrew Thompson,
President of CCHSAA, and Chris Bechtold, Ambassador for CCHSAA presented the scholarships at the convocation.
The five scholarships were valued at $500.00 each and were awarded
Karen Cheng, Lindsey Hoskins, Sarah
Pepple, Hailey Wilson and Katie Wolter.
Kristin Rentschler, Rachelle Patrick and Melanie Bechtold were on the selection committee. CCHSAA
congratulates the recipients and wishes them well in their future
CCHSAA Welcomes New Alumni 2019
Telly Varga and Cameron Hall
Above left to right: Brock Roy and Dalton Bell
Above left to right : Tanner Clark and Devin Baker.
Above left to right : Olivia Campbell and Mariah Schafer.
Above: Leah Bechtold and Nick Hull
2019 Alumni Golf Outing Winners
Left to right: Ethan Marsh; Rich Roehling; Andrew Thompson, President of CCHS Alumni
Association, Jordan Moss and Garrett Roehling.
Columbia City High
School Alumni Association hosted its 13th annual golf outing on
Saturday August 10, 2019 at Eagle Glen Golf Course. After the
golf, dinner was served at Eagles Nest Event Center and prizes
51 of the 68 golfers were CCHS alumni,
representing 23 different classes.The oldest player was from the
Class of 1957 and the youngest was a member of the Class of 2018.
The winning team of Ethan Marsh, Rich Roehling,
Jordan Moss and Garrett Roehling posted a 15 under par 57 in the golf
scramble. The second place team of Shaun Spreen, Grant Grim, Jason
Hollenbaugh and Jamie DeTar shot 14 under par 58 on the day.
All proceeds go to the
Bob Brittain Memorial Scholarship fund sponsored by the CCHS
Alumni Association. We look forward to awarding scholarships to
the CCHS class of 2020 in May.
CCHS Alumni Association would like to thank all the hole
sponsors and alumni who were part of this event.
Next year's event will be
held on Saturday, August 8, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. See you next
The “Teddy L. Gruver”
Founder’s Trophy is currently on display in the main office at
Columbia City High School, 600 North Whitley Street, Columbia City,
IN. Winners of this annual event will have their
names added to the trophy and a photo of the winning team will
be displayed in the CCHS main office.
The event is more about
fun, sportsmanship, and fundraising to benefit current CCHS students
and the community than about superior golf skills or winning the
golf tournament. It is open to all
who love the game, not just CCHS alumni.
All monies raised from
sponsorships and donations by patrons & golfers of monetary gifts or
prizes will be placed in the Whitley
County Community Foundation.
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