Archive - Dec 28, 2012
Verla M. Gill
Dec. 26, 2012
CULVER â€” Verla M. Gill, 83, of Culver died Dec. 26, 2012 at 12:03 p.m. at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, Culver.
Visitation will be Monday, Dec. 31, 2012 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Van Gilder Funeral Home. Funeral will follow at 3 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Burial will be at New Oakhill Cemetery, Plymouth, on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 at 2 p.m.
Van Gilder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Thomas Millard Morton
Dec. 18, 2012
ARGOS â€”Â Thomas Millard Morton, 70, of Argos died Dec. 18, 2012 at 1:14 p.m. at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth.
Ross Divine, owner of Gun Town in Grovertown, said heâ€™s been selling more guns since the day of the Newtown, Conn. tragedy.
â€śSales are up about 500 percent,â€ť said Divine Thursday, less than three weeks after the Newtown shooting. â€śThe day of the shooting, that Friday, sales went up. Itâ€™s connected with the publicity surrounding gun control, not so much the shooting at the school.â€ť
Divine said that customers are purchasing guns in fear that they will be banned by the government.
ARGOS â€” Argosâ€™ girls basketball team overcame some early tournament jitters and ball handling problems to hand visiting West Central a 52-38 loss in the Winter Classic at home at Phil Weybright Gymnasium Thursday night.
Out point guard Jami Patterson, the Lady Dragons struggled bringing the ball up the floor against the Lady Trojansâ€™ fullcourt press with 10 turnovers in the first frame.
ARGOS â€” The Argos Dragons dropped the opening round game of the Winter Classic to the West Central Trojans 50-44 in overtime Thursday.
Lady Cats lose Holiday Classic opener
Penn saw nine different players score, and the Lady Kingsmen handed Class A No. 2 Oregon-Davis a 63-42 defeat in the Texas Roadhouse Holiday Classic at South Bend Washington Thursday.
The Lady Cats were paced by Ashley Campbellâ€™s game-high 16 points. Jesse Avarone scored 10, and Haley Collings and Alicia McIntosh each scored seven in the loss.
Penn was led by 11 points from Taylor Lutz and 10 from Jessica Alexander as the team moved to 9-3.