Archive - Nov 28, 2010
PLYMOUTH â€” Several hundred hardy souls braved the cold to welcome a renowned world traveler to Plymouth for his yearly visit last night.
Santa Claus made his traditional entry into town Friday night aboard a Plymouth Fire Department truck with his own police escort and many residents were happy to brave the chill to welcome him to town. In his first appearance in town, Santa greeted local kids eager to see him, lit the city Christmas tree along with Plymouth Mayor Mark Senter, and posed for photo ops.
PLYMOUTH â€” The Indiana Department of Education (IDOE) released Public Law 211 (PL 221) and Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) results this week.
According to a press release, results varied for both accountability systems across the state.
Nov. 26, 2010
ROCHESTER â€”Â HelenÂ Nichols, 90,Â of Rochester,Â died at 4:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 26, 2010 at her granddaughterâ€™s home.
She is survived by two daughters, Beverly Nichols of Rochester and Jo AnnÂ Nichols of Fort Wayne; a son, John (Angela) Nichols of Rochester; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 29 and one hour prior to services Tuesday at Good Family Funeral Home,1200Â W. 18thÂ St., Rochester.Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â
July 11, 1945 â€“ Nov. 25, 2010
PLYMOUTH â€” Edith G. â€śDeeâ€ť Pittsford, 65, a resident of North 5th Street, Plymouth has died of natural causes at 10:47 p.m. Thursday evening, Nov. 25, 2010 in the St. Joseph Regional Medical Center â€“ ER.
Edith was born in Knoxville, Tenn. July 11, 1945, the daughter of Harmon and Gladys J. (Moore) Woods.Â She graduated from East High School in Knoxville.Â In 1964 the family moved to Plymouth.
Aug. 23, 1982 in Arlington, Texas, she married Edgar Pittsford, who then preceded her in death in September of 1992.
Aug. 31, 1920 â€” Nov. 26, 2010
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Rosebud Ferrell, 90, of Plymouth, died at 12:42 a.m. Friday, Nov. 26, 2010 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth.
She was born Aug. 31, 1920 in Lebanon, Ind. to Russell and Vivian (Meadows) Dismore.
She lived most of her life in the Marshall County Community She married Howard Ferrell Sr. June 17, 1939 in Waukegan, Ill. He preceded her in death Jan. 6, 1983.
She was a clerk at Madison Stevens IGA Grocery Store and Grolich Grocery Store, both of Argos.