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Benches at Amphitheater to be Relocated

This month members of the Plymouth Park Board discussed the permanent benches at the Amphitheater. The facilities committee has been approached by several people to have the wooden benches at the front of the stage removed.  Several of ... Read more...

Women Advisory Group Holds Networking Event

The newly formed Women Advisory Group held a networking event on Saturday night with a wine and cheese reception. The event was held at the Midas Center at 100 W. Garro Street in Plymouth. The group was created by four professional women ... Read more...

City Meetings are Scheduled for Monday Evening

Members of the Plymouth Board of Public Works and Safety and City Council will meet Monday evening in separate meetings. The Board of Public Works and Safety meeting begins at 6 p.m. with reports from various department heads.  Police ... Read more...

SJRMC/Plymouth Spicing Up Food Services with Unique Initiatives

It’s been four weeks since Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center/Plymouth introduced “At Your Request,” (AYR) room service dining and patients have been enjoying the enhanced care and convenience. “We’ve been planning for this for ... Read more...

County Officer Investigates Crash at US 30 & Beech Road

Friday morning Officer Rick Kanarr with the Sheriff’s Department investigated a three vehicle crash on US 30 at Beech Road.  A 9-1-1 call at 11:05 a.m. send emergency crews to the intersection where 27 year old Andrew J. Cook of Etna ... Read more...

Sandi Allen of Fitness Forum Earns USA Triathlon Coach Certification

Fitness Forum Sports and Wellness at the LifePlex is proud to announce that one of their very own is a Certified USA Triathlon Coach! Joining a handful of certified trainers in the Midwest is Sandi Allen! Sandi has been with Fitness ... Read more...

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Monkeys and More at Miller’s

Ed & Annette Paryznak will bring their Monkeys & More to Miller’s Senior Living Community on Tuesday, September 14 at 6:30 p.m.  Monkeys and More is an exotic animal rescue located in Chicago.  The Paryznak’s take their ... Read more...

Ancilla College Nursing and Starke Memorial to Sign Affiliation Agreement

The Ancilla College nursing department and Starke Memorial Hospital will be signing an affiliation agreement on Tuesday, September 14 at the Donaldson-based College at 2:00 p.m. Eastern in Room 231. Under the terms of the agreement, ... Read more...

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Neighborhood Center Gears Up for Holiday Distribution

Marshall County Neighborhood Center is gearing up for the holiday season. We have taken applications in partnership with Leadership Marshall County and Plymouth Community Schools at school registration. However, if you missed us there and ... Read more...

Union-North Moving Ahead With Bond Sale

On September 9, the Union-North School Board voted unanimously to approve a Notice to Taxpayers of Additional Appropriation in the amount of $950,000. The appropriation is for the addition and related renovation of LaVille Elementary ... Read more...

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Mayor Testifies Before Legislative Panel

On Wednesday September 8th Mayor Mark Senter, representing the Indiana Association of Cities and Towns, testified before the Indiana General Assembly’s Criminal Law Study Committee in Indianapolis.  The subject at hand was the meth ... Read more...

LJH Laptops Leased with Grant Funds

The distribution of 580 MacBook computers at Lincoln Junior High in Plymouth last week was undoubtedly a joyous occasion for Principal Dan Funston. Funston had spent countless hours writing a grant application that netted a payoff of ... Read more...

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Fundraiser for Patriot Guard this Saturday

A Plymouth group will take the opportunity of the 9/11 anniversary to celebrate their first “Patriot Day.” The Plymouth Phi Delts are inviting the community to come and honor patriots who have given their lives for their country with ... Read more...

Come and Join Scouting Event

The Cub Scouts of Pack 222 invite elementary age boys to a special meeting at the Trinity United Methodist Church in Plymouth next week for a “Come and join Cub Scouting” event. The meeting will be held Monday, September 13 starting at ... Read more...

MARSHALL COUNTY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION SEEKS INTERNS

Internship opportunities are coming to the Marshall County Community Foundation (MCCF).  Beginning in the 2011 spring semester, the foundation will employ up to two (2) students each term through the summer of 2012.  Full- or part-time ... Read more...

finder Community Supports to hold Client Council Garage Sale and Bake Sale on September 16th and 17th

Pathfinder Community Supports is having a Client Council Garage Sale and Bake Sale at 9786 Deer Trail in Plymouth on Thursday, September 16th and Friday September 17th from 9:00 A.M. until 2:00 P.M.   Items include gently used clothing, ... Read more...

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Governor Daniels declares September to be “College Savings Month”

State Treasurer Richard Mourdock announced that September has been declared “College Savings Month” by Governor Mitch Daniels as part of an effort to encourage Hoosier families to begin saving for their children’s future, educational ... Read more...

Record Breaking Crowds at Festival

The 2010 Marshall County Blueberry Festival was a huge success.  Connie Hotzwart, Festival Coordinator said there was a record attendance on Sunday at the Festival and also for the hot air balloon glow and fireworks.  She said, “I ... Read more...

STATE URGES HOOSIERS TO LEARN THE WARNING SIGNS OF SUICIDE

Suicide was the 11th leading cause of death in Indiana from 2003-2007, and the 2nd leading cause of death for those Hoosiers between 15 and 34 years of age.  According to the 2009 Youth Risk Behavior Survey, 3.6 percent of Indiana ... Read more...

Plymouth Schools Classrooms Equipped With Emergency Bags

The safety of students and staff of the Plymouth Schools continues to be of paramount importance to the administrators and school board. At the regularly scheduled school board meeting on September 2, Safety Committee Chair Michele Riise ... Read more...