Archive - 2012
Dec. 1, 2012
BREMEN â€”Â Duane Worthington, 85, formerly of Bremen died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor in Wakarusa.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Jane; a daughter, Sue (Jon) Ready of Sun City, Ariz.; a son, Joel (Jolene) Worthington of Bourbon; four grandchildren; and a sister, Peggy Schoeneman of Eljay, Ga.
A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 at the Bremen United Methodist Church.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the service Thursday at the church.
Michael D. Price
Nov. 15, 1968 â€“ Nov. 28, 2012
CULVER â€” Michael DeShannon Price, 44, died Wednesday evening, Nov. 28, 2012 at his residence in Culver.
Born Nov. 15, 1968 in Hobart, Mike was the son of David L. and Judith M Wilson Price.
Mike was a 1987 graduate of LaPorte High School where he was class president. He also attended Purdue-North Central, studying liberal arts and IUSB where he studied culinary arts.
HAMMOND â€” Last Friday afternoon, a northern Indiana jury returned a verdict in favor of the City of Plymouth in a suit involving a 2008 traffic stop in which the Cityâ€™s K-9 Unit performed a vehicle search. Kevin and Jamila Miller had sued the city, its K-9 officer, and Marshall County Sheriffâ€™s Department personnel who participated in the stop, seeking monetary damages for alleged federal civil rights and state law claims.
MARSHALL CO. â€” County Auditor Penny Lukenbill recently warned the public of a scam seemingly targeting first-time homebuyers.
In the past few weeks, some new homeowners in Marshall County have received a letter from a Washington, D.C. company asking them to pay an $83 fee for a copy of their property deed.
â€śA lot of people are falling for thisâ€¦itâ€™s just another attempt to scam the public,â€ť said Lukenbill to county commissioners in their regularly scheduled meeting Monday.
Lady Pilgrims take 1st loss
South Bend Washington used a 25-6 third quarter to hand Plymouth its first loss of the season at the Lady Pilgrimsâ€™ home at The Rock Monday, 55-45.
Amber Redinger finished with a 18 points and 10 rebounds to lead Plymouth, while Kaydon Fosler knocked down four 3s en route to 15 points, and Hunter Stevens scored 12 in a game moved up from Wednesday.
HAMLET â€” Oregon-Davis will commemorate two of its best and brightest from the Class of 1988 when the school hangs the uniforms of Scott Blum and Todd Blair in the gymnasium Wednesday.
Blumâ€™s and Blairâ€™s uniforms were retired on Dec. 2 1988, and the uniforms will be hung in a ceremony following the Bobcatsâ€™ junior varsity contest with South Bend Riley Wednesday at The Den, scheduled for 5:30 p.m. CST.
Claude F. Ogle Jr.
Oct. 20, 1945-Nov. 28, 2012
C. Lowell Filson
March 24, 1926-Nov. 30, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â C. Lowell Filson, 86, of rural Plymouth, passed away Friday, Nov. 30, 2012 at 5:47 p.m. in Memorial Hospital of South Bend.
Lowell was born March 24, 1926 at Plymouth to Russell and Grace Coplen Filson. He was a lifetime resident of Marshall County. Lowell had retired from farming and had been a machinery mechanic and salesman. As a faithful member of the Inwood United Methodist Church he had served as a janitor, deacon, lay leader and song leader. In his spare time he enjoyed his cats and creating things with woodworking.
Tuesday, Dec. 4
Argos boys basketball at LaVille 7:15 p.m.
Bremen swimming at Goshen 5 p.m.
John Glenn girls basketball at Bethany Christian 7:30 p.m.
OD girls basketball at North Judson 7 p.m.
Plymouth swimming at NorthWood 4:45 p.m.
Plymouth boys basketball at South Bend St. Joe 7:45 p.m.
Triton boys basketball vs North Miami 7:30 p.m.Hall?
Wednesday, Dec. 5
Culver Community girls basketball vs CGA 7:30 p.m.
Culver Community wrestling at LaVille 6:30 p.m.
CMA/ CGA swimming vs Logansport 5:40 p.m.
John Glenn wrestling vs New Prairie 6 p.m.
OD boys basketball at Kouts 7 p.m.
PLYMOUTH â€” This year, Plymouth Community School Corporation has expanded its project-based learning (PBL) opportunities to include students in grades K-10.
K-8 PBL director Amy Gerard said that parents can fill out an early application for their student beginning Dec. 10.
"This is a brand new thing for us," said Gerard. "This year we are going to be accepting applications for grades K-10. This is the first year that we've asked people to apply at Lincoln Junior High and Riverside Intermediate School. The applications will be posted on each school's website."