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Area Students Visit State Capitol, Serve as Pages for Charbonneau

02/28/11 Aaron Parker recently visited Indiana’s Statehouse and volunteered as a legislative page for State Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso). Parker, son of Jason Parker and Debra Pitts, is a student at Walkerton Elementary School; ... Read more...

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Encore Performing Arts presents second ‘Dinner and Music’

02/28/11 A close to capacity crowd celebrated Valentine’s Day enjoying a flute and piano duo at the Plymouth Country Club.  Ralph Booker and his wife Norma were among those enjoying the delicious food and enchanting music. He commented, ... Read more...

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New Executive Director for Starke United

02/28/11 Starke United welcomes one of its own into the position of executive director. Julie Dessauer, who has been a part of the Starke United Executive Board since 2007, will begin as director for the organization on March 7. Mike ... Read more...

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ITAMCO Seeking Tax Abatement for Equipment in Argos

02/25/11 Argos Town Clerk, Patty Jones, informed the Council that ITAMCO is requesting a tax abatement for the new equipment to be placed in their factory.  She also told the Council ITAMCO has invited them for a tour of their factory on ... Read more...

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Former North Township Trustee Honored

02/25/11  Surrounded by family, friends, and colleagues Saturday in the small community room of the LaPaz-North Township Volunteer Fire Department building Elma Konya received a hero’s applause when she rose to her feet and reflected on ... Read more...

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County Police Officer Laffoon Investigates Crashes

02/25/11 County Police Officer Nick Laffoon investigated two accidents during Monday’s severe weather.  At 8:23 a.m. he was dispatched to State Road 17 wet of Pretty Lake Trail for a single vehicle accident.  42 year old Thomas Huff of ... Read more...

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PHS Announces Changes in Finals Schedule due to Weather

02/25/11 The Plymouth High School has release information for parents and students concerning finals for the second trimester due to the closing of school on Thursday. The plan for final examinations as a result of the cancellation ... Read more...

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Community Foundation and United Way solicit nominations for Leader of the Year Award

02/25/11  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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PHS Senior to Compete in State Poetry Competition

02/25/11 Plymouth High School senior Christina Green will compete in the state round of Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest, held this Saturday, February 26 in Indianapolis.   Christina won the school competition in December with ... Read more...

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Unique Baby Bottle Collection on Display

02/25/11 The Marshall County Museum would like to highlight a unique collection of baby bottles on display dating from the early to late twentieth century. Some of the donors to our compilation include Martha Mae Dean, Jolene Westafer and ... Read more...

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Ministerial Association

02/25/11 The Marshall County Ministerial Association is pleased to announce the Christian Variety Show hosted by Annette Ray of Bourbon and Cindy Flagg of Plymouth was a success.  Over 200 hundred people were in attendance at the First ... Read more...

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PHS Debater Qualifies for National Tournament in Dallas

02/24/11 Sixteen year-old Plymouth High School sophomore Michaila Nate became the first national qualifier of the Plymouth Speech and Debate Team this season by finishing in second place in the District Congress Tournament. Only the top ... Read more...

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Plymouth BZA Approves Variances

02/24/11 Members of the Plymouth Board of Zoning Appeals considered two agenda items during their February meeting. Theodore and Tamara Gangloff of 6626 Olive Road in Plymouth sought a variance of development standard to reduce the lot ... Read more...

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Minor Injury in Single Vehicle Crash

02/24/11 Wednesday morning at 9:55 the Marshall County Sheriff’s department was notified a of single vehicle accident near the intersection of 9C and Tulip Roads.  19 year old Ashley Zehner of Culver was traveling west on 9C road in a ... Read more...

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Bremen Man Arrested at Eagles Lodge

02/24/11 On Friday night February 18th the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department Dispatch Center received a 9-1-1 call in reference to a possible theft in progress. Plymouth Officer Ryan Richy was dispatched to the Eagles Lodge at 404 ... Read more...

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LEPC to Offer Trainning

02/24/11 The Marshall County Local Emergency Planning Committee will host a Hazardous Material Release Incident Training Exercise on Saturday, March 5th from 8 a.m. to noon at the LaPaz Community Building.  This event is complete free to ... Read more...

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Governor Daniels Signs Vote Centers Bill

02/24/11 Wednesday, Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels signed Vote Center legislation into law, his first bill this legislative session. This legislation will allow any Indiana county to use the centers instead of traditional polling precincts. ... Read more...

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Fighting Meth In Indiana

02/24/11 In the wake of year-end reports that law enforcement seized nearly 1,400 meth labs in 2010, Senate legislators voted 46-3 today in support of a bill co-authored by State Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) providing a new weapon in ... Read more...

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Plymouth Kiwanis help Heminger House

02/24/11 The Plymouth Kiwanis group has answered the call for help from Heminger House Shelter for Women and Children.  The civic group has donated $255.00 as well as a wide variety of personal care items and food to Heminger House which ... Read more...

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Miller’s Annual Model Classic Car Cruise-In this Saturday

02/24/11 The residents and staff of Miller’s Senior Living Community in Plymouth will be hosting a their third annual Classic Car Cruise-In on Saturday, February 26, 2011 from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.  A Cruise-In…in February?  ... Read more...