Archive - Nov 9, 2011
Culver Academies' fall theatre production of "An Evening with Thornton Wilder," which opened Friday at Eppley Auditorium and will continue this weekend with 7:30 p.m. performances both Friday and Saturday evenings, has special meaning for those familiar with Wilder's legacy. That's because the legendary playwright's nephew and literary executer, Tappan Wilder, will be on hand this weekend for the performances.
Because of power outages at Riverside and Lincoln Jr. High, all Plymouth schools will dismiss 45 minutes early.
Because of the power outages at Riverside and Lincoln Jr. High, there will be no extracurricular activities at those buildings.
The high school will still have after school practices and activities.
KNOX â After spending eight years as a member of the nursing faculty at Ancilla College, Janeen Berndt is ready to move on â but her coworkers arenât ready to let her go just yet.
âIâve been told probably five times that they wonât let me go,â laughed Berndt. âThe position director graciously said she felt like she was losing her right arm, and someone else just said âSo you think youâre moving on?ââ
PLYMOUTH â Brian Hamann founded the Plymouth Shockers coed softball team back in 2008 just to have a little fun.
Three years later, the Shockers are headed to the World Series.
HAMMOND â Plymouth grad Alex Starr and Purdue University Calumet teammate Kami Graber were rewarded for their impressive performances in the Sleep Inn Tip-Off Classic last week, as each selected to the All-Classic team.
Starr averaged 22.5 points per game in the classic, including Fridayâs game-high 25 points in the Black and Goldâs rout of Midway. She finished the weekend with six trifectas, including a clutch trey in the final minute of regulation to help force overtime against No. 4 Shawnee State.
LAKEVILLE â The Northern State Conference recently released its all-conference picks for the 2011 girls soccer season.
LaVille, which won the team title with a perfect 6-0 NSC record, received five picks in Jesse Feitz, Nina Zeiger, Danielle Romano, Breanna DeJarnett and goalie Abby McBride.
Bremen finished 3-3 in NSC play and was awarded four picks in Heather Martin, Jenna Pfeiffer, Sara Krieger and Jessica Tomlinson.