Archive - 2013
LAKEVILLE - Superintendent of Union-North School Corporation Mitchell Mawhorter presented the school board with the General Obligation Bond Resolution.
All board members except Dan Zeiger were present with the presence of Philip J. Faccenda Jr. Managing Partner of Barnes & Thornburg in South Bend.
Mawhorter discussed the estimated roofing, lighting, heating, flooring, and technology needs including maintenance equipment, discretionary costs and the unknown cost needs.
â€¢Alexander Lee Pranger, 41 of Plymouth was arrested by Plymouth Police at 10:10 a.m. on Oct. 11 for delivering, manufacturing, dealing methamphetamine within 100 feet of a school or park, possession of methamphetamine and paraphernalia, possession of a schedule V controlled substance, possession of 2 or more chemical reagents or precursors with a firearm.
â€¢Christopher James Blakley, 21 of Bremen was arrested by Bremen Police at 9:10 p.m. on Oct. 11 for civil contempt.
PLYMOUTH - An undercover investigation has led to a prison term for a local woman on drug charges.
Lacey Nicole Holzwart, 24, of rural Argos was handed a 16 year prison sentence to the Indiana Department of Corrections for selling LSD to a confidential informant in a controlled buy arrangement. Senior Judge Walter Palmer in Marshall Superior Court I approved a previously filed agreement between Chief Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Nelson Chipman and defense attorney Edward Ruiz. Two years of the sentence was suspended.
PLYMOUTH - A former Plymouth resident will do jail time for a drug conviction.
Heather Gutierrez, 34, of Knox, but formerly of Plymouth, was sentenced to 10 years at the Indiana Department of Corrections for conspiring to manufacture methamphetamine. No part of the sentence was suspended.
PLYMOUTH - With cold weather on the way a tradition of giving will also get into high gear.
Kicking off its 15th year, Warm Up Marshall County has begun collecting coats to distribute to those in need around the county. Steve Keiser began the effort all those years ago and has continued to help people stay warm in the long Indiana winters.
Martha I. Bunton Messman
Feb. 22, 1926 â€“ Oct. 10, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€” Martha I. Bunton Messman, 87, a resident of Plymouth, passed at her home Thursday morning, Oct. 10, 2013.
Born in Walkerton on Feb. 22, 1926, Martha was the daughter of Charles Norman and Laura E. (Barnes) Pointon. She attended LaPorte High School.
Martha married Warren A. Bunton on Nov. 16, 1946 in LaPorte. The couple moved from LaPorte to Plymouth in 1969. Warren would precede her in death on March 21, 1989.
She worked for Hehr International as a production line worker for 17 years before her retirement in 1987.
Raymond P. Van Blaricom
Oct. 11, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Raymond P. Van Blaricom, 76, died at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. Arrangements are pending with the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.
Below are the scores from Friday night's Week 8 football games. Pick up a copy of the Pilot News for complete game coverage.
Plymouth 35, Goshen 12
Jimtown 24, Bremen 6
Knox 14, Triton 13
John Glenn 46, Culver Community 14
New Prairie 62, LaVille 0
CMA 23, Boone Grove 17
â€¢Michael Eugene Brantley, 42 of Plymouth was arrested by Plymouth Police at 8:45 a.m. on Oct. 10 for operating a vehicle after a lifetime suspension.
â€¢Justin James Gerald, 25 of Rochester was arrested by Marshall County Sheriff's Department at 1:15 p.m. on Oct. 10 for operating a vehicle while intoxicated.
â€¢James Barton Garner Jr., 28 of Rochester was arrested by Plymouth Police at 2:30 p.m. on Oct. 10 for civil contempt.
â€¢Christopher Lee Scott, 28 of Plymouth was arrested by Plymouth Police at 5:25 p.m. on Oct. 10 for public intoxication, disorderly conduct.
PLYMOUTH - As federal lawmakers continue to wrangle over the budget, small business around the country continues to suffer.
Tom Hendricks, President and CEO of the National Air Transportation Association was in Plymouth to speak to the Aviation Association of Indiana at their annual meeting at Swan Lake Resort. While his talk included other issues his main topic was the inability of the government to resolve the budget and the sequester that has already begun to hurt the aviation industry.