Archive - 2013
Plymouth, NorthWood, Bremen, LaVille compete at Kelly Relays
Plymouthâ€™s boys track team rounded out the field in seventh place in the A Division at the Kelly Boys Track Relays Friday night, while NorthWood finished fifth in the division, Bremen was third in the B Division standings, and LaVille was sixth in the small school division.
Plymouthâ€™s top finisher was Dan Samuelson as he won both the discus and the shot put with respective throws of 143â€™2â€ť and 51â€™3â€ť.
Mary Lou Welty
Aug. 3, 1931 - April 30, 2013
ETNA GREEN â€”Â Mary Lou Welty, 81, of rural Etna Green, passed away Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 10:12 p.m. at Kosciusko Community Hospital.
Mary Lou was born Aug. 3, 1931, at Churubusco to Carlton Forrest Johnson and Olive Pittman Johnson. She has been a resident of Etna Green most all of her life and a graduate of Etna Green High School in 1949. She was a homemaker and a member of Etna Green Church of Christ.
Margaret L. Tucker
Aug. 14, 1913 - April 30, 2013
BREMEN â€”Â M. Lavonne Tucker, 99, of Bremen, passed away around 11:15 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at the home of her daughter Karen Smith.
Services will be at the Bremen Cemetery Chapel. Friends may call from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday, May 6, 2013. The funeral service will begin at 1 p.m. with burial following.
Louise Frances Kline
June 30, 1918 - May 1, 2013
BREMEN â€”Â Louise Frances Kline, 94, of Bremen passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at home. She was born June 30, 1918 to Daniel Arlie and Mary Elizabeth (Borden) Cline in New Hope, Va. On July 6, 1946 Louise married Jack Kline.
Larry K. Andrews
May 1, 2013
ROCHESTER â€”Â Larry K. Andrews, 77, of Rochester died May 1, 2013 at 7:38 a.m. at his residence.
BOURBON â€” For four innings, Culver Girls Academy hung tough with Triton.
But in the end, the Lady Trojansâ€™ big second inning proved more than enough for the visitors.
Triton batters collected eight hits for nine runs batting through the order in the bottom of the second, and Hannah Jenningsâ€™ two-run double in the bottom of the fifth sealed CGAâ€™s fate, 13-3 in five innings in Bourbon Thursday.
â€śWeâ€™ve been struggling hitting the ball, but this week weâ€™ve hit the ball decent,â€ť said Triton softball coach Steve McBride.
Carpenter sets school record for Triton
Quentyn Carpenter set a nine-hole school record, and Tritonâ€™s boys golf team beat out a four-team field at Rozella-Ford Thursday.
Carpenterâ€™s 3-under-par 32 set a new program low for the Trojans, while number three Tanner Shepherd shot a strong 38, Ryan Rapp carded 39, and Lucas Shafer turned in a 40 as Triton beat out its next closest competitor, Bremen 149-188.
PLYMOUTH - The methamphetamine problem in Marshall County reaches into more areas than just those involved with the manufacture and use of the drug.
Police have conducted two raids on properties on West Washington Street in Plymouth in the past few months, the most recent netted two arrests and an intricate methamphetamine lab on Monday. The county GIS system lists the owners of the property as Jim and Sharon Carnes.
Being listed as the owners of the property has caused both Jim and his wife to feel their reputation has been damaged in the community.
ARGOS - A pair of Argos High School students hope that something good may come of tragedy.
Richii Zieber and Mat Milliser are friends of Courtney DeMont, the Argos student who remains in critical care after and accident on April 18. The incident struck both deeply.
â€śIt really got me when I heard and I went for a walk,â€ť said Richii remembering that night. â€śI went to Matâ€™s house and talked to him because I wanted to do something to help the family and talked about maybe covering a song for her. On the way home I decided I was going to write a song for her.â€ť
ARGOS â€“ Now that the purchase of 75 acres of land has been finalized, the town faces one more hurdle - annexation.
In order to do that, the town council voted to petition as a landowner to the governing body, itself. This fulfills statutory requirements for annexation where the landowner is freely requesting the action, Argos town attorney Derek Jones said.