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 13th annual CCHS Alumni Association Golf Outing is scheduled for Saturday
August 24, 2019 at 1 p.m. at Eagle Glen Golf Course.
Social Luncheon for
CCHS alumni and all citizens of Whitley
County to be held in Florida
on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. Click here for details.
for tips on entering profiles in
the Alumni Database.
2018 Alumni Golf Outing Winner
Left to right: Kaleb Conley; Jamie DeTar (CCHS 2007), tem
captain; Andrew Thompson, President of CCHS Alumni
Association, Tim Miller and Phil Miller.
Columbia City High
School Alumni Association hosted its 12th annual golf outing on
Saturday September 30, 2018 at Eagle Glen Golf Course. After the
golf, dinner was served at Eagles Nest Event Center and awards
41 of the 62 golfers were CCHS alumni,
representing 26 different classes and spanning seven decades.
The winning team was Jamie DeTar (CCHS 2007),
Kaleb Conley, Phil Miller and Tim Miller.
2nd place team was Drew Benedict (CCHS 2013), Drew Burnsworth (CCHS 2012)
Austin Burnsworth (CCHS 2007) & Sean Kline.
All proceeds go to the
Bob Brittian Memorial Scholarship fund sponsored by the CCHS
Alumni Association. We look forward to awarding scholarships to
the CCHS class of 2019 in May.
Thanks to all who participated and our volunteers who worked
the event. Also, our hole sponsors!
Next year's event will be
held on Saturday August 24, 2019 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.
2018 Robert Brittain Scholarship Recipients
Above left to right:
Presenter Melanie Bechtold,
Lauren Klieman and Andrew Thompson, president of CCHS Alumni
Columbia City High School Alumni Association (CCHSAA) awarded Bob
Brittain Memorial scholarships to five CCHS graduating seniors at the
Honor Convocation held at CCHS May 31, 2018. 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
Allison Conrad, Justin Johnson, Garrett Anspach, Kamryn Yenser,
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 2018
Abigail Schrader and Ethan Christian.
Above left to right: Allison Lude & Adri Foster.
Above left to right : Bailee Yount, Hannah Behm and
Above left to right : Braden Cofelt, Shayla Harris, Garrett
Anspach, and Braden Baker
Above: Ian Branning and Molly Luther.
Above: Kellie Frei.
Above left to right: Klayton Parker, Kolten Lemon, Karsen
Rider, Matt Weber, Doug Hinen and Aaron Wilcoxson.
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