Archive - Sep 2010
The Pride of Plymouth Marching Band attended the Concord High School marching band invitational Saturday, Sept. 18. For the second week in a row, the band placed first at the invitational. Fairfield came in second; John Glenn was third; NorthWood was fourth; and Wawasee was fifth. The Plymouth Band also swept all of the captions awards winning Best Music, Best Visual, and Best General Effect. This coming weekend, the band will compete in the Penn High School invitational. Pride of Plymouth drum majors (from left): Addie Palmer, Elizabeth Wolford, Victoria MacLain, and Stephen Johnson.
The Plymouth Lady Pilgrims donned pink uniforms on Breast Cancer Awareness Night before a game with Warsaw at Plymouth last week. The team held a fundraiser at the match, raising $1,238 for Ounce of Prevention. The fundrasier was the brainchild of seniors Lindsay Renz and Meagan Barron.
Pictured, from left, are front: Mikayla German, Kelly Hoeffler, Haley Smart, Meagan Barron, Shannon Elliott, Lindsay Renz; back: Carly Baker, Marissa German, Andria Shook, Amber Redinger, Cierra Carroll and Kori Potoczky.
A parent of a Culver High School student filed a police report Sept. 13 after her son was allegedly injured by another student at the school.
In a telephone interview, Anita Lewis said that her 16-year-old son received a head injury after another student repeatedly banged his head into a brick wall.
Lewis said she took her son to a local hospital when he returned home on the bus at approximately 3:45 p.m. She contends that the injury took place at about 1:30-1:45 p.m.
Two local groups are teaming up for two traditional events on Oct. 3
The Humane Societyâ€™s annual Bark in the Park and Walk Across Indiana sponsored by the Purdue Extension Office will get man â€“ or woman â€“ and their best friend in shape together as they walk through Centennial Park on that Saturday. The walk will begin at 1 p.m. at Centennial Park starting next to the tennis courts.Â
LAKEVILLE â€”Â LaVille recorded 22 shots on goal to just three by Culver, and the surging Lancers shut out the slumping Cavaliers 5-0 at Newton Park Tuesday.
It was LaVilleâ€™s sixth straight victory, and head coach Kevin Christy said his Lancers seem to be peaking at the right time heading into the home stretch of the season.
â€śThe last time we played Culver at the Blueberry Festival I think the score was 4-2,â€ť he said. â€śWeâ€™ve definitely improved since then."
PLYMOUTH â€” Losing their two main offensive weapons on nearly back to back plays didnâ€™t seem to faze Plymouthâ€™s Rockies in taking a win a week ago over Elkhart Memorial.
After some initial shock losing Brock Smith and Houston Hodges to injury, the Rockies regrouped behind sophomore quarterback Ike Kastner and running back Sam Stevens.
PLYMOUTH â€” Sunday, Sept. 26, from 4 to 6 p.m., Beta Delta Chapter of Tri Kappa Sorority will present its third annual Plymouth History Walk.
Featured characters and those who will play them are: Cyrus Taberâ€”Christina Green: Julius Vinallâ€”his great-great-grandson, Jim Vinall: Alfred Morrisonâ€”Larry Marhanka: Ernest Haagâ€”John Patrick: Julia Workâ€”Mandy Metsker and Mayer Lauer â€” Mike Bergman.
PLYMOUTH â€” An area southwest of Tippecanoe will be a little drier if the Marshall County Drainage Board has its way.
The Board held a public hearing on the combining of two watersheds in the area and putting them on a maintenance assessment to repair damage. The Board will combine the watershed for the Mechling Drain - a small watershed - with that of the Brockey Ditch that runs next to it.
PLYMOUTH - Goodwill Industries wants to lend a helping hand to those in Marshall County looking for work.
Ed Charleston of Goodwill came before the Marshall County Commissioners seeking their approval for the companyâ€™s â€śImpactâ€ť Community Work Experience Program. Impact stands for Indiana Manpower Placement and Comprehensive Training and is a program of the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration.
Sept. 18, 2010
BREMEN â€” Patti Jean Cox, 51, of Plymouth, died Saturday, Sept. 18, 2010 at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Penn.
She is survived by a son, Christopher (Jessica) Cox of Fort Mill, S.C.; a sister, Suzanne (David) Adams of Lakeville; brother, Dr. Jack (Rose) McGowan, Montgomery, Texas; sister-in-law, Joetta (Greg) Balsley of Plymouth; brother-in-law, Jerry (Cindy) Cox of Plymouth; and father-in-law, James Cox of Bremen.