Archive - Jan 26, 2012
Debate ensued Jan. 17 concerning the newly-reorganized Culver town councilâs appointment to the Culver parks and recreation board, to which the council ultimately re-appointed current board member Patty Stallings, rather than applicant Rhonda Reinhold.
With Ed Pinder replacing Ginny Munroe as council president, and newest member Bill Githens on hand for his first meeting, members discussed the status of Stallings, a Republican who agreed to change party affiliation to fill a vacancy on the politically balanced board. Reinhold is a lifelong Democrat.
Mary Elizabeth Teel
Jan. 24, 2012
MENTONE âÂ Mary Elizabeth Teel, 93, of Mentone died Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012 at Millerâs Merry Manor of Warsaw.
She is survived by three sons, James (Barbara) Teel of Winona Lake, Richard (Janie) Teel of Mentone, David (Lou) Teel of Claypool; two daughters-in-law, Kwan Teel of Warsaw, Cheryl Teel of Willard, Ohio; 20 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
James B. Huff
Nov. 24, 1930-Jan. 23, 2012
BREMEN âÂ James B. Huff, 81, of Bremen, passed away Monday, Jan. 23, 2012 in his home. He was born Nov. 24, 1930 in Bremen to Earl and Hazel (Schlusser) Huff.
Jim married Loretta J. Hochstetler June 25, 1949. They had four children.
April 27, 1940-Jan. 24, 2012
PLYMOUTH âÂ Marsha E. Banning, 71, 805 Baker St. #98, Plymouth, passed away, Jan. 24, 2012, at 2:02 p.m., surrounded by her family and her friends, after a short battle with cancer.
Wayne Ernest Holdread
April 24, 1926-Jan. 21, 2012
LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. âÂ Wayne E. Holdread, 85, passed away Jan. 21, 2012 in Lake Havasu City, Ariz.
He was born April 24, 1926 in Plymouth, to John Irwin and Ruth Catherine (Cassler) Holdread.Â
Wendell D. âWindyâ Ringle
March 5, 1923-Jan. 20, 2012
ROCHESTER â Mr. Wendell D. âWindyâ Ringle, 88, of 318 Pontiac, Rochester, passed away at 11:20 p.m., Friday, Jan. 20, 2012 at home.
He was born in Plymouth, March 5, 1923, the son ofÂ Frank E. and Eldora Pet Elkins Ringle. As one of eight children,Â Wendell shared his childhood with three brothers and four sisters.
WABASH â Thank God we have a quest, and that quest will include laughter as the award winning Broadway musical âSpamalotâ comes to the Wabash Honeywell Centerâs Ford Theater Saturday, Feb. 4 at 7:30 p.m.
The show borrows liberally and unashamedly from the classic film âMonty Python and the Holy Grailâ and features characters and sketches from the internationally acclaimed comedy teamâs most famous film. With a book and lyrics by Monty Pythonâs Eric Idle and music by John Du Prez the musical tells the tale of King Arthur and his â rather offbeat â quest for the Holy Grail.
SOUTH BEND âÂ Snoop Dogg returns to Club Fever in South Bend for a Wednesday Feb. 1 show at 9 p.m. Doors will open at 6 p.m. Snoopâs debut South Bend show there in January of 2011 sold out the first day of ticket sales.
Born Calvin Broadus Jr. in Long Beach, Calif., Snoop is a rapper, singer, record producer, entertainer and actor. His debut album âDoggystyleâ was released in 1993 and featured the songs âGin & Juiceâ and âWhatâs My Name.â
GOSHEN â Country singer and songwriter Suzy Bogguss may be known for her musical stylings in hits like âOutbound Planeâ and âAces,â but she also has another talent.
âI yodel â thatâs kind of my parlor trick,â confessed Bogguss.
The 1992 CMA award winner will be visiting Goshen Feb. 2 as part of a tour promoting her recent album, American Folk Songbook. Bogguss said she decided to âlightheartedlyâ record some Americana style music she remembered from her childhood.
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