Archive - Oct 25, 2010
Dec. 27, 1909 â€”Â Oct. 21, 2010
BREMEN â€”Â Thelma C. Miller, 100, of Bremen, passed away Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010 at the Bremen Health Care Center.Â
She was born Dec. 27, 1909 in New Albany, Ind. to John and Mae (Carnihan) Shelton.Â In 1932 she married James B. Miller; he preceded her in death in 2001.
Thelma was involved in Bremen Current Events Club and local state Republican committees. She was also active in her church, playing piano for Sunday School at the Bremen First United Church of Christ.Â She enjoyed playing golf, bowling, pitching horseshoes and dancing.
Carolyn J. OwensÂ Â
Oct. 23, 2010
GROVERTOWN â€”Â Carolyn J. Owens, 66, died Saturday, Oct. 23, 2010 at her residence.Â
She is survived by her husband Bobby; a son, Chris (Angie) Owens of Grovertown; brother, George â€śTimerâ€ť Milner Jr. of Hamlet; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.Â
Visitation will take place from 5 to 8 p.m. (Central Time) Tuesday, Oct. 26 and one hour prior to services Wednesday, at Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel.
Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 27 at the funeral chapel.
Burial will follow at Fletcher Cemetery.Â
PLYMOUTH â€” Although the concept of Money Smart Week is new to Marshall County, United Way Executive Director Jennifer Maddox was pleased that several local businesses volunteered to be a part of the events of the week, sponsored by the United Way.
During the Saturday portion of the fair, Maddox said, â€śThe response from professionals has been outstanding.â€ť
PLYMOUTH â€” The Plymouth High School marching band â€”Pride of Plymouth â€” made Plymouth High School history Saturday evening by becoming the first-ever marching band from Plymouth to qualify for the Indiana State School Music Associationâ€™s Marching Band state finals.
The band is under the direction of Bryan Ames and Lisa Wallyn.Â Â Guard director is Nikki Horner. Â Drum majors for the band are Tori MacLain, Elizabeth Wolford, Addie Palmer and Stephen John-son.
A week after breaking the Culver Girls Academy Regional record, CGAâ€™s Waverly Neer clocked a 17:53.9, breaking the New Prairie Semistate record to win the semistate race and lead her team to a fifth-place finish, which qualified the Lady Eagles for the state finals for the sixth time in seven years.
FORT WAYNE â€” The team season might be over for the Bremen girls cross country squad, but the stateâ€™s biggest race remains for one Lions senior.
Bremen finished 12th in Saturdayâ€™s New Haven cross country semi-state at The Plex, an expected result considering the quality of the 20-team field.
â€śWe knew our chances of going on as a team were slim,â€ť Bremen coach Mick Gardner said. â€śWe came here to have fun with it and enjoy it.â€ť
PLYMOUTH â€” As predicted, the teams with the better serve receive game won, and as anticipated, No. 7 Mishawaka Marian won its fourth straight sectional title while Plymouth and Culver Girls Academy bowed out in the semifinal round of play Saturday at the Class 3A Volleyball Sectional.
Plymouth fell in three competitive games 25-22, 25-19, 26-24 to the defending champion Lady Knights, while CGA also lost in the minimum of games in its semifinal with eventual tourney runner-up South Bend St. Josephâ€™s.
(25-22, 25-19, 26-24)