Archive - Nov 8, 2012
Late Thursday night, water was restored to the town of Culver following a water main leak in the downtown area, according to town manager Dave Schoeff.
However, now that water is back on, residents should boil their water before drinking (see details below) until further notice from the Town of Culver.
From the boil water advisory:
Wilbert James âWebbâ Hettinger
Nov. 6, 2012
WINAMAC âÂ Wilbert James âWebbâ Hettinger, 100, of Winamac died Nov. 6, 2012 at 6 p.m. at his residence.
He is survived by a daughter, Sharon Anona Crissinger, Winamac; son, Terry Webb Hettinger, Jacksonville, Ill.; four grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and four great-great grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, 2012 at Frain Mortuary, Winamac, and one hour prior to services Saturday at the church.
Funeral services will be held at the First Christian Church, Winamac, Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012 at 11 a.m.
Donald K. Bennett
Feb. 13, 1930-Sept. 14, 2012
PLYMOUTH â Donald K. Bennett, 82, formerly of the Etna Green and Mentone areas, died at 5:10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, 2012 at Millerâs Merry Manor, Plymouth where he had resided for two years.
He was born Feb. 13, 1930 in Kosciusko County to Leroy and Ruth Goodman Bennett. He was previously married to Carolyn Johnson Bennett; she preceded him in death.
Donald was a roofing contractor. He was a U.S. Navy veteran and he was a graduate of Beaver Dam High School.
William (Bill) Peckham
July 6, 1924-Nov. 7, 2012
BOURBON âÂ William (Bill) âPeckyâ Peckham, 88, of Bourbon, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 at 7:30 a.m. in his sonâs home at Atwood. He had been in failing health.
Pecky was born July 6, 1924 in Newport, R.I. to William Peckham and Emma Doole Peckham.
John Henry Anglin Jr.
Oct. 20, 1942-Nov. 4, 2012
WARSAW âÂ John Henry Anglin Jr., 70, passed away Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, 4:20 a.m., at Baraga County Memorial Hospital, LâAnse, Mich.
He was born Oct. 20, 1942 in Warsaw to John H. and E. âBetteâ (Mikesell) Anglin. He was a 1960 graduate of Atwood High School and graduated from Purdue University in 1965 with a degree in forestry.
Staff Sergeant John H. Anglin served in the U.S. Army as an airborne ranger; served with the Indiana Army National Guard and was honorably discharged.
Timothy A. Keilman
Nov. 5, 2012
LAKEVILLE âÂ Timothy A. Keilman, 54, of Lakeville and formerly of Plymouth, died of natural causes Monday, Nov. 5, 2012 at 4:40 a.m. in the Warsaw Meadows.
PLYMOUTH â The Plymouth Highâs School of Inquiry was officially renamed during the meeting of the School Board Tuesday.
The âschool within a schoolâ will now be known as the Weidner School of Inquiry. Daniel and Julie Weidner have pledged a $100,000 donation to be used for the program.
PLYMOUTH âÂ The new rubber mixing plant that opened Wednesday at Hoosier Tire in Plymouth will benefit the company in several ways.
John DeSalle, vice president of Hoosier, said that the plant allows Hoosier to make rubber for their tires in-house rather than outsourcing.
âWe now have the capacity to make 20 million pounds (of rubber) a year,â said DeSalle, âBut we will not use all of the capacity right away. Long-term, we knew it was best for us to do all that manufacturing in-house.â
PLYMOUTH â The Plymouth High School Boys Basketball Program will be hosting its second annual âopenâ practice and Red-White intrasquad scrimmage this Saturday. Admission to the game is free, but the team is accepting sports drink donations.
The practice will run from 10 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. for all boys in grades 9-12. It will be the only practice all year open to the public.
DONALDSON â Three Ancilla soccer players received postseason awards in the MCCAA and Region 12, the college announced Wednesday.
Manny Awuku (Hornchurch, UK) and Ignacio Avilles (La Habra, Ca.) were selected to the MCCAA All-Conference 1st team, and team co-captain Matt Willinger (Evansville) received MCCAA Honorable Mention after starting in all 15 games this season and performing as a consistent anchor on the backline.