Archive - Aug 21, 2012
Richard L. âDickâ Hammel
Aug. 16, 2012
KENDALLVILLE âÂ Richard L. âDickâ Hammel, 83, of Kendallville died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012, at 5:45 a.m. in Parkview Noble Hospital in Kendallville.Â
Evelyn P. Wilcox Riley
Aug. 23, 1936-Aug. 19, 2012
ARGOS âÂ Evelyn P. Wilcox Riley, a lifetime area resident, died four days before her 76th birthday, at 1 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012, at her home in Argos.
Born in Tyner, Aug. 23, 1936, Evelyn was the daughter of John H. and Mary E. Cudney Hill.
She attended Plymouth schools until the ninth grade and later earned her GED.
Evelyn was first married to Charles Hites in 1954. Charles died in 1960, leaving his wife, Evelyn and three little girls. In 1965, Evelyn was married to Ralph Wilcox in Charksville, Tenn. Ralph died in 1998.
WARSAW â The Kosciusko County Sheriffâs Department is investigating a missing 18 âyear-old and asking for the communityâs help.
Kosciusko County Sheriffâs Deputies responded Sunday, August 19 to the Suburban Acres Mobile Home Park in reference to a missing female adult. Officers spoke with family members who stated that Aurora Shoemaker, 18, 3699 N. County Road 175 East, Warsaw, had left the residence on Thursday, August 16 to go for a walk and never returned home.
PLYMOUTH â A major drain project that will cost some Plymouth residents more than $800 caused the Marshall County Drainage Board meeting to be well attended Monday.
Larry Fisher, county surveyor, explained that reconstruction of the Logan Drain â a drain that affects mostly subdivided lands both inside and outside of the Plymouth corporate limits â is necessary to provide a water outlet for Fairfield Farms subdivision and allow provision for future developments in that area.
PLYMOUTH âÂ Marshall County will soon be helping out the town of Argos when it comes to building permits.
Argos town clerk Patty Jones and town council member Mark VanDerWeele visited the Marshall County commissioners meeting Monday to discuss the countyâs possible assistance.
âWe are looking for a consistency in our building permits,â said Jones, adding that their town officials do not have the opportunity to stay up to date on building regulations as county officials do.
The town of Argos only issues between 25 and 50 building permits each year.
Pilgrims win NLC opener
Plymouth won its Northern Lakes Conference opener with Wawasee Monday, sweeping the Warriors at all positions.
All total, the Pilgrims surrendered just eight games to Wawasee.
Tom Felke blanked Doug Hapner in two 6-0 sets at 3 singles as Plymouth earned its first win of the season and moved to 1-1.
âą PLYMOUTH 5, WAWASEE 0
SINGLES: 1. Gabe Vervynckt beat Kyler Love 6-0, 6-2; 2. John Hunter beat Todd Hauser 6-1, 6-0; 3. Tom Felke beat Doug Hapner 6-0, 6-0.