Archive - Nov 2010
ARGOS â€“ They say that variety is the spice of life and it very well could be the spice of your entertainment options this weekend as Argos High Schoolâ€™s theatre, band and choir departments offer their Variety Show.
Show time is 7:30 p.m Friday and Saturday nights at the Argos High School Auditorium. The evening is full of song, skits and fun provided by the Argos students with the title â€śMoonlight Montageâ€ť.
MERRILLVILLE â€” Only three area teams remain as IHSAA football sectionals continue around the state this Friday.
Culver (8-3) will attempt to defend its Class A Sectional 33 title as it plays host to South Central (9-2), while Bremen (8-3) hits the road for Garrett (6-5) in a bid for the programâ€™s first sectional crown in well over a decade in Class 2A Sectional 26 action, and John Glenn (9-2) travels to No. 6 Andrean to vie for its first sectional title since 2004 in the 3A Sectional 17 championship.
The following lists final Marshall County votes, absentee and machine ballots. Provisionals have not be accounted for. The list shows the amount of votes and the percentage as well.
# of Machine Ballots 11292
# of Absentee Ballots 2232
# of Provisional Ballots
13524 votes total
28638 registered voters
VOTES= 13,222 â€” United States Senator
8279 62.62% DAN COATS (R)
4362 32.99% BRAD ELLSWORTH (D)
580 4.39% REBECCA SINK-BURRIS (L)
VOTES= 12,927 â€” Secretary of State
8255 63.86% CHARLIE WHITE (R)
3914 30.28% VOP OSILI (D)
758 5.86% MIKE WHERRY (L)
Marshall County voters still have time to get to the polls that close at 6 p.m. local time.
Several races around the county are hotly contested. You can see the voting results live as they come in on the Marshall County website at http://www.co.marshall.in.us and following the 2010 Unofficial General Election Results header in the "News" section.
Make sure to read the candidates remarks in tomorrow's Pilot News.
Judith Ann Hutchison
Oct. 30, 2010
ROCHESTER â€”Â Judith Ann Hutchison 71, of Rochester, and longtime Fulton, Ind. resident, died at 7:33 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010 at her residence.
She is survived by her husband, Cotus LeRoy Hutchison of Rochester; sons: Cotus Eugene Hutchison of Clinton, Ill., David Hutchison of Rochester, Tim Hutchison of Fulton, Chuck Hutchison of Eugene, Ore., Steven Hutchison of Dandridge, Tenn. and Shaun Hutchison of Dandridge, Tenn.; daughter, Pam Clay of Rochester; 11 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and brother, Bill Middaugh, Henderson, Nev.
Oct. 21, 1931 â€“ Oct. 31, 2010
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Marjorie (Mudge) Van Vactor, 79, a lifelong resident of Plymouth, passed away surrounded by her family at 6:58 p.m., Oct. 31, 2010, at Pilgrim Manor, after an extended illness.
Mudge was born Oct. 21, 1931 in Plymouth to F. John and Ada L. (Goss) Hutchings.Â She graduated from Plymouth High School and June 12, 1949, she married Harold S. Van Vactor.Â They were married 60 years and shared their life together farming and building their trucking company before Haroldâ€™s death Sept. 9, 2009.Â
Oct. 25, 1920 â€” Oct. 31, 2010
BREMEN â€”Â Bernice M. Hummel, 90, of Bremen, passed away Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010 at the Bremen Health Care Center.Â
She was born Oct. 25, 1920 in Bremen to Arthur C. and Ruth (Carbiener) Johnson.Â April 4, 1940 she married Dale Hummel. He preceded her in death. Bernice graduated from Madison School in 1938 and was a member of Bremen United Methodist Church.Â She was a wonderful mother, housewife and a compassionate and generous friend to all who knew her.
April 17, 1923 â€”Â Oct. 31, 2010
INWOOD â€”Â Loving father, grandpa, and great-grandpa, Guy Breeding Jr., 87, of Inwood, passed away Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010, at his home.
Guy was born April 17, 1923, in Waterman, Ill., to Guy M. Breeding, Sr. and Florence E. (Schreiber) Breeding.Â Guy moved to Plymouth in 1929, where he attended Plymouth Schools.Â He graduated from Lincoln High School, Plymouth, in the Class of 1942.
July 27, 1944, Guy married the former Marjorie E. Yockey, at the home of the bride.
Plymouth Wesleyan Church hosted a Fall Festival Saturday, including a pie-eating contest. Pie-eating contest winner of the kids division was Zach Dixon.
Photo by Lynn Gildner
PLYMOUTH â€” Work has begun, but 13th Road will be closed until spring as the county puts in a new bridge on the road.
Jeff Million â€” project engineer from DLZ â€” told the Marshall County Commissioners that the section of 13th Road near the bridge officially closed to traffic Oct. 12 and will remain closed until the new bridge is complete, a scheduled date of June 30 of next year. Crews officially have until July 13 to finish the project.