Archive - Mar 12, 2013
Mary Ruth Girten
Dec. 31, 1918-March 9, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€” Mary Ruth Girten, 94, died peacefully at her home, surrounded by her loving family at 7:15 p.m. Saturday, March 9, 2013.
A longtime Plymouth resident, she was born New Yearâ€™s Eve, Dec. 31, 1918, in Plymouth, the daughter of Walter J. Nelson and Stella May Fletcher.
She graduated from Lincoln High School with the class of 1936. She worked at the telephone company in Plymouth. For 31 years, she worked in the cafeteria of the Plymouth Community School System, retiring in 1995.
Nov. 18, 1924-March 10, 2013
BREMEN â€” Charlotte Edel, 88, formerly of Bremen, passed away Sunday, March 10, 2013 at Kosciusko Community Hospital. She was born Nov. 18, 1924 to John and Inez (Frenger) Edel in Bremen.
Charlotte was born into a very large and loving family. She graduated from Bremen High School with the class of 1942. She was a lifelong member of the Bremen VFW Ladiesâ€™ Auxiliary and an avid bowler in the womenâ€™s traveling bowling league. Charlotte was loved by numerous nieces and nephews, and will be greatly missed.
MARSHALL CO. â€”Â Law clerks working for county departments could soon be making nearly $6 more per hour.
Judge Dean Colvin asked Marshall County Council members to raise the pay range available to pay law clerks Monday.
â€śI canâ€™t compete anymore,â€ť said Colvin, adding that he keeps losing his clerks to better-paying positions.
The current county pay range for law clerks is between $11.37 and $13.08 per hour. Colvinâ€™s current clerk will be leaving at the end of the week for a job that pays $18 per hour.
BOURBON â€” After helping put the Trojans back on top at the Class A Regional 13 over the weekend, Triton senior Clay Yeo was honored with his second Indiana Basketball Coaches Association/ Subway Player of the Week honor this season Monday.
Yeo was named the District 1 Player of the Week after averaging 26 points and seven rebounds in a pair of wins over Fort Wayne Canterbury and Pioneer at home at the Trojan Trench.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. â€”Â A Bremen grad and former Ancilla basketball coach has guided Warren Wilson College in Asheville, North Carolina to its first-ever postseason championship.
7th grade girls basketball
Lincoln seventh rallies past Urey
Lincolnâ€™s seventh grade girls basketball team battled back from a halftime deficit to hand Urey a 32-25 defeat.
Leading scorers for Lincoln were Alli Andrews with 11 points and Kenzie Quissell with seven.
The Red Storm end their season Wednesday at home against Knox.
The Lincoln seventh grade girls B team also beat Urey by a comfortable 29-11 margin. Leading Lincoln in that contest were Kirsten Brown with eight points and Shayla Noble with seven.
6th grade girls basketball
Bremen wins 2 at New Prairie