Archive - Dec 2011
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PLYMOUTH â€”Â The Post 27 baseball team will have a new identity next year.
The Plymouth American Legion squad unveiled its new Diamond Spyders mascot and logo at the teamâ€™s annual banquet at the Post 27 hall on Tuesday.
According to General Manager and Marshall County Judge Dean Colvin, the mascot should help give the team some identity as it plays in independent, non-American Legion events over the summer.
OD earns championship berth at Hanover Central
Class A No. 4 Oregon-Davis beat Whiting and the host Lady Wildcats at the Hanover Central Invitational Wednesday.
OD beat Whiting 68-59 in the morning game before topping Hanover Central 73-47 in the semifinal Wednesday night, running its win streak to nine straight. Complete results from the games were unavailable at press deadline.
The Lady Bobcats will face Wheeler â€” which beat Knox 46-42 and Griffith 38-35 â€” in the championship tonight at 8:30 p.m.
Womenâ€™s college basketball
Saint Maryâ€™s wins
PLYMOUTH â€” The Plymouth Community School Corporation was one of nine Indiana schools recently awarded up to $3,000 each in grants from the Indiana Arts Commission. The money will be used to fund a â€śvirtual book clubâ€ť at Lincoln Jr. High School and Plymouth High School â€” an extension of the â€śOne Book, One Townâ€ť community-wide literacy event. This year, the theme is the Civil War â€” specifically, the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Shiloh.
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This week's video gives you a peek inside Plymouth's Community Resource Center, which is being built now. The large building, intended to house multiple social service agencies, will be completed in March.
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ARGOS â€” Argos has some shooters this season, but the young teamâ€™s heavy reliance on the outside shot hasnâ€™t yielded great results in the early going.
The Dragons stressed getting into the lane to good effect Tuesday as they claimed a convincing 54-43 victory over visiting West Central in the first round of the boys Winter Classic tournament at home at Phil Weybright Gymnasium.
Argos (2-5) advances to face Winamac â€” which beat Knox 42-38 at Winamac Tuesday â€” in the championship of the four-team tourney in the main gym at West Central Thursday at 6:30 p.m.
ARGOS â€”Â Kayla Prochno and Libby Moyer supplied a one-two punch, and Argos rallied from a 29-28 deficit in the fourth quarter to win its Winter Classic opener against West Central 44-38 at home at Phil Weybright Gymnasium Tuesday.
The Lady Dragons (8-3) went 8 of 12 from the line to outscore West Central (6-4) 16-9 in the decisive final frame for their second straight win. Argos advances to play Rochester, which beat Kankakee Valley 54-49 Tuesday, in the championship game of the Winter Classic in the auxiliary gym at West Central Thursday at 6:30 p.m.
Emma M. Anderson
Dec. 25, 2011
NAPPANEE â€” Emma M. Anderson, 88, of Nappanee, died at 1:25 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011, at her residence following an illness.
E. Faye Stone
March 4, 1931 â€“ Dec. 26, 2011
PLYMOUTH â€”Â E. Faye Stone, 80, a former resident of Huntsville, Ala., who has lived in Plymouth with her daughter for the last two years, passed away at 7:13 a.m. Monday, Dec. 26, 2011, in the Hospice House at Roseland, following a sudden illness.
The daughter of Lem B. and Lillie M. (Peoples) Seymour, Faye was born March 4, 1931 in Huntsville, Ala.
Faye and Frank W. Stone, Jr. were married in Huntsville, Ala. in 1946. Frank preceded her in death in 1998.