Local & State News

Park Board Recommends Removal of Bollards

06/09/10  The bollards at the intersection of Baker and Randolph Streets in Plymouth may be on the move. This week the Plymouth Park Board gave Park Superintendent Mike Hite the approval to remove the bollards from the intersection.  The ... Read more...

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Potawatomi Wildlife Park Offers Canoe Trip on Tippecanoe River

06/09/10 Potawatomi Wildlife  Park’s fourth annual canoe trip down the Tippecanoe River on Saturday, June 19th.  This trip takes you through the seldom seen upper reaches of what the Nature Conservancy terms “one of the ten most ... Read more...

CENTIER TOPS THE LIST OF “BEST PLACES TO WORK IN INDIANA”

06/09/10 Centier Bank tops the list of 2010’s “Best Places to Work in Indiana” by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce.  This is the fourth year in a row that Centier has been listed among the top 10 employers in the state and the first ... Read more...

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May Activity Report from the Sheriff’s Department

06/09/10  Marshall County Sheriff Jon VanVactor released his department’s May Activity report on Tuesday.  Accident Reports:  Property Damage Reports  42 Personal Injury Reports 15 Fatal Injury Reports 0 Total number of Accident ... Read more...

Representative Friend’s Statement on new V.A. Clinic in Peru

06/09/10 On Monday Representative Bill Friend remarked about the new V.A. Clinic in Peru. “This is a very important facility. Veterans now will have access to health care closer to home. Servicemen, servicewomen and retirees won’t have ... Read more...

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Miller’s to Host Tribute to Jeannette MacDonald

06/09/10 Diane Devereaux of Chicago will perform at Miller’s Senior Living Community on Wednesday, June 16 at 2:30 p.m.  Devereaux will present her “Tribute To Jeanette MacDonald”.  Songs made famous by MacDonald and performed by ... Read more...

Commissioners Pass Wind Energy Amendment on First Reading

06/08/10 The Marshall County Commissioners had a lively discussion on the amendment to the Wind Energy Zoning Ordinance during their meeting Monday morning. County Plan Director Ralph Booker reviewed the amendments to the current ordinance ... Read more...

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS HOSTING A SPAGHETTI DINNER

06/8/10 The Plymouth Knights of Columbus Council 1975 will be hosting an all you can eat spaghetti dinner on Friday, June 18th. .   Dinner includes spaghetti with a red meat or meatless sauce, salad, breadsticks and dessert with your ... Read more...

Cast Selected for Missoula and Location for Production Changed

06/08/10 Parts for Missoula Children’s Theatre’s production of “Treasure Island” were cast Monday morning at Menominee Elementary School by Tour Actor/Directors Dan Davidson, Cincinnati, OH, and Katie Murk, Missoula, MT.  Jim ... Read more...

City Officers Make Friday Arrests

06/08/10 About 12:30 Friday afternoon Officer Derek Workman served a warrant on 22 year old Alex Quintana while he was at work on Western Avenue.  The warrant was for fines and cost for failure to appear.  The cash bond was only $39. His ... Read more...

STATE HEALTH OFFICIALS WARN LAWN MOWERS CAN BE DANGEROUS FOR CHILDREN

06/08/10 Mowing the lawn around children at play could present a danger and the potential for serious injury, especially when working with a power lawn mower.  State health officials warn that children can be severely injured from contact ... Read more...

Bremen Man Arrested after Leaving Scene of Accident

06/08/10 This past Saturday at approximately 8 p.m. the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department received a 9-1-1 call in reference to an automobile accident in the area of 3B and Beech Roads.  Bremen Police, Tri-County EMS and the Marshall ... Read more...

Ronald Mc Donald to Kick Off Summer Reading Program at Library

06/08/10 The Summer Reading program is underway and children are encouraged to sign up and “Make a Splash at Your Library” this summer.  Children from pre-school up through 12th grade are eligible to participate in the two programs.  ... Read more...

Indiana Secretary of State Todd Rokita demonstrates how Vote Centers could have saved 3rd Congressional District counties over $300,000 in special election

06/08/10  Indiana Secretary of State Todd Rokita announced today the results of an examination of potential cost savings associated with using Vote Centers to conduct a special election in Indiana’s 3rd Congressional District compared ... Read more...

Severe Weather Prompts Reminder to Purchase All-Hazard-Radios

06/08/10 With recent severe weather that swept across several states, the Indiana Department of Homeland Security is encouraging the purchase of all hazard radios. “All hazard radios can save lives,” said IDHS Executive Director ... Read more...

In Loving Memory of Arlis Eads

With much heartfelt appreciation, family members of Arlis Eads wish to express sincere gratitude toward the many kind family and friends who offered continued support and comfort during the extended illness and death of our dearly beloved ... Read more...

County Police Investigate Burglary in 8,000 Block of Lilac Road

06/07/10 County Police Officer Jeff Snyder is investigating a burglary in the 8,000 block of Lilac Road. Sometime between the hours of 12:30 a.m. and 6 a.m. on Friday, June 4th an unknown subject or subjects entered several outbuildings, ... Read more...

Congressman Donnelly Promotes All-American Energy Jobs

06/07/10 On Friday, Congressman Donnelly continued his all-American energy jobs tour by visiting The Andersons Clymers ethanol plant in Logansport and the Bill Vories’ Farm in Argos.  The Vories’s farm in Argos supplies corn to the ... Read more...

Open Class Show Exhibits at the Marshall County Fair

06/07/10 Jane Yochum, Marshall County 4-H Fair Open Class Co-Superintendent has announced information in exhibits for this year’s fair. Exhibit guides are available at local libraries and businesses.  It can also be found online at ... Read more...

Downtown Park area Dedicated to City Park during YRF

06/07/10 Although the skies were not sunny on Saturday the 4th Annual Yellow River Festival proceeded with much anticipation.  Opening ceremonies for the day were very different from the previous ones and very special.  Plymouth Mayor ... Read more...