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Mayor Senter Receives Bronze and Silver Awards from IACT – IU/SPEA Mayors Institute

01/12/11 Plymouth Mayor Mark Senter has been awarded Bronze and Silver Certificates in Advanced City Leadership from the Indiana Association of Cities and Towns (IACT) –IU  School of Public and Environmental Affairs (IU SPEA) Mayors ... Read more...

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HOOSIERS ADVISED TO PREPARE FOR COMING SNOW STORM

01/12/11  With accumulating amounts of snow predicted to fall Tuesday and Wednesday, Indiana Department of Homeland Security and Indiana State Police officials are encouraging Hoosiers to prepare by having a few supplies available and ... Read more...

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Rochester Man Arrested for DWS with Prior Charges

01/12/11 On Sunday, January 9th at approximately 11:50 AM, Marshall County Officer Les McFarland was on routine patrol in the area of Tippecanoe.  He initiated a traffic stop on a 1986 Mercury Cougar for an equipment violation.  The ... Read more...

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M.C. Soil & Water Annual Meeting Announced

01/12/11  The Marshall County Soil and Water Conservation District will hold their annual meeting on Tuesday, January 25th at the Pretty Lake Trinity United Methodist Church. The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. with a wonderful meal prepared ... Read more...

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Panel to Consider Sen. Charbonneau’s Proposal Providing Municipalities Option to Manage Debt

01/12/11 Indiana’s Senate Committee on Judiciary will meet Wednesday to consider State Sen. Ed Charbonneau’s proposal designed to help insolvent communities better manage their debts.  Senate Bill 105 – offering financially stressed ... Read more...

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Monopoly tournament at Library

01/12/11 It’s that time of year again! The Plymouth Public Library is gearing up for their 7th Annual Young Adult Monopoly Tournament!   This is always a popular program for students in 6th grade through 12th grade. On Friday, ... Read more...

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South Bend Man Arrested for Driving without a License and DWI

01/11/11 On Saturday, January 8th at 1:45 AM Plymouth Police Officer John Weir initiated a traffic stop at Michigan Street and Skylane Drive.  The driver, 21 year old Jose Hernandez – Angeles of South Bend was stopped after Officer ... Read more...

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Dogs CAN be in Oakhill Cemetery

01/11/11 The ordinance created by Mayor Mark Senter to prohibit dogs from Oakhill Cemetery was defeated on second reading Monday night. The ordinance was removed from the table and tendered for consideration on the second reading during ... Read more...

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Charbonneau’s Proposal Banning Synthetic Pot to be Considered by Corrections Panel

01/11/11  A proposal authored by State Senator Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) banning marijuana-like substances in Indiana and creating stiff penalties for using and selling the products will be considered by a Senate committee on ... Read more...

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Nominations Sought for Marshall County’s Leader of the Year Award

01/11/11 Leadership Marshall County (LMC), a program of the Marshall County Community Foundation and the United Way of Marshall County, requests nominations for the Leader of the Year Award which recognizes an individual who exemplifies ... Read more...

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Jessen to Preside as President of Chamber

01/11/11  The Plymouth area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce their newly elected Chamber President, Ryan Jessen. Jessen has been a banking and financial services professional since 2003 serving time with American General ... Read more...

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Argos Town Council Sets Liaisons

01/11/11 The Argos Town Council established liaison appointments during the their first meeting for 2011.  Dave Walker and George Null were elected president and vice president, respectively, during the last meeting of 2010.   Linda ... Read more...

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Plymouth School Board Signs Resolution Against Current Funding Policy for Schools

  01/11/11  The Plymouth School Board signed a resolution during the January 6 meeting outlining their opinion on how the state funds individual school corporations. In January of 2009, the State of Indiana took over the distribution of ... Read more...

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New Jana’s Gymnasts Team Competes

01/11/11 Jana’s Gymnastics introduced a new team of gymnasts to the world of competitive gymnastics this weekend at the Ice Princess Gymnastics Meet in Plymouth.  USA Gymnastics created a new level of competitive gymnastics this year ... Read more...

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Marshall County Students Who Participated in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

01/11/11 Participating in the Macy’s Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade is the chance of a lifetime and several college students from Marshall County has that opportunity last year. The Purdue University All American Marching Band from West ... Read more...

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Grace Baptist School Ministry Team Performs at Miller’s

01/11/11 While Christmas may be over, the spirit lives all year long.  The Grace Baptist School Ministry Team proved that when they presented their Christmas program to residents of Miller’s Senior Living Community in January. The team ... Read more...

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County Council and City Council Meetings on Monday

01/10/11 The Marshall County Council and Plymouth City Council will be meeting on Monday.  Both meetings are open to the public with a limitation of discussion to agenda items only. The County Council meeting is scheduled for 9 a.m. in ... Read more...

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Dr. Cadwell to Help Parents with Issues Experienced by School Age Children

01/10/11 With the increased demands on students to perform at higher academic standards, many are experiencing difficulties with anxiety, sleep associated difficulties, attention problems, and behavioral issues. Clinical Psychologist ... Read more...

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Knox Man Arrested for Public Indecency

01/10/11 The Plymouth Police Department’s Officer James Brown responded to the Plymouth Martins Supermarket on Wednesday, January 5th at 8:09 AM after receiving a complaint of a suspicious male in the parking lot possibly conducting ... Read more...

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City Officers Make Arrests

01/10/11 Wednesday afternoon at 3:24 Plymouth Police Officer Trent Shively conducted a traffic stop on Oak Drive and Lake Avenue.  The driver, 19 year old Ryan Seals of Walkerton was found to have an outstanding warrant out of Starke ... Read more...