Archive - 2012
April 15, 1924-Dec. 8, 2012
On December 11, 2012 at 10:15, Marshall County Deputies attempted to serve a Fulton County felony warrant on William R. Newman. William Newman led Marshall County Deputies in a vehicle pursuit that ended in the area of 4th and Rose road. The suspect exited the vehicle and fled on foot. Marshall County Deputies with the assistance the Indiana State Police, Walkerton PD, Starke County Deputies, and Laporte County Deputies, set up a perimeter and began tracking the suspect with the assistance of the Marshall County K9 and an ISP K9. At this time, the suspect has not been located.
PLYMOUTH â€”A man was found dead at the Pilot gas station and truck stop on 9A Road off of U.S. 30 Tuesday.
County coroner Bill Cleavenger said that someone at the company noticed that a Western Express truck parked behind the building had not moved in three days. They called 911, and Cleavenger and the Plymouth Fire Department responded to the location to investigate around 10 a.m.
Cleavenger said the deceased male is in his 60s. His name is not being released until family is notified. More details are expected later in the day Tuesday.
Culver residents have likely noticed the large "Culver Pizza" sign on State Road 10 at the former site of the Ten Spot restaurant and bar. They may or may not have realized the new restaurant there is, first of all, not exactly a "new' restaurant at all, and secondly, now open (as of last Wednesday) for business.
CULVER â€” At the tail end of last season, the Culver Academies swim teams spoiled an undefeated New Prairie record. But more than avoiding any potential reprisals for that loss, Mondayâ€™s dual meet at the Academies was more about a gut check than anything else.
Approaching the winter break after a grueling front end of the season and with all the fatigue, anticipation of the holidays and illness entailed by this time of year, new Culver head swim coach Cali Girard simply wanted to see her swimmers compete.
PLYMOUTH â€” For a third straight year area baseball players will get a chance to sharpen their game over the winter months.
Post 27 and the Diamond Spyders have opened the â€śSluggers Bullpenâ€ť for use in Plymouth. The facility is located in the back of the Youngâ€™s TV and Appliance building on Jefferson Street.
This Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Sluggerâ€™s Bullpen invites the public in for a special open house. You can go and see first-hand the programs and facilities available to players of any skill level or age.
PLYMOUTH â€” Haley Church has been named as the new varsity softball coach at Plymouth High School.Â Church replaces Ed Kelso, who had been the head coach at Plymouth the previous seven seasons.
LaVille wins 3rd straight
LaVille outscored the Lady Bruins 17-8 in the fourth quarter to break a 30-30 tie, and the Lady Lancers won their third straight on the road at Bethany Christian Monday night.
Junior forward Kelsey Gurtner put up 20 points, her second straight outing with 20 or more after a 26-point outing against New Prairie last Friday.
Hannah Herbster finished with eight points, and five other Lancers scored as the team earned its fourth win in five games.
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Instead of a smoking gun, it was a smoking box that landed a Plymouth man in Marshall County Jail Saturday.
Around 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Plymouth Police responded to a call that a man had dumped a smoking box into a dumpster in the 300 block of Kingston Avenue.
When police arrived, they identified the items in the box as what would comprise a meth lab.
Police searched the nearby area and located James Bailey, 23, Plymouth.
Police then searched Baileyâ€™s apartment in the 1000 block of Lincolnway East.
Monday, Dec. 10
CMA/ CGA swimming vs New Prairie 5:30 p.m.
LaVille girls basketball at Bethany Christian 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 11
Argos girls basketball vs CGA 7:30 p.m.
Bremen swimming vs Knox 6 p.m.
Bremen girls basketball vs Concord 7:30 p.m.
Culver Community wrestling vs CMA 6:30 p.m.
Culver Community boys basketball at Winamac 7:30 p.m.
Glenn wrestling vs LaVille 6 p.m.
Glenn girls basketball vs Plymouth 7:30 p.m.
LaVille boys basketball at South Bend Washington 7:30 p.m.
Plymouth swimming at Warsaw 4:45 p.m.
Triton boys basketball at Bethany Christian 7:30 p.m.