Archive - 2013
PLYMOUTH â The annual trick or treat event with a costume parade was successful again, with lines of children dressed in Halloween costumes filling their bags with candy handed out by the businesses in downtown Plymouth.
The event started off with the costume parade, followed by two solid hours of serious trick or treating. Despite the cold and windy conditions, good spirits prevailed and the event wrapped up at 3 p.m. with no problems.
PLYMOUTH - A house and church will be divided.
The Marshall County Plan Commission heard a request from Olan Howard the pastor of the church on 12th Road just south of Plymouth to replat the property the church and parsonage sit on. Howard would like the plat divided in two, 1.56 acres to the west side of the lot for the church property and .63 acres on the east where the parsonage currently sits.
The Plymouth Build-A-Pool Committee is meeting at 7 p.m. in the auditorium at Lincoln Junior High School.
Dale Neuburger of TSE Consulting will be on hand to answer questions.
The public is invited to obtain information and feedback regarding a potential indoor aquatics center for Plymouth.
The City of Plymouth board of public works and safety will meet at 6 p.m. today in council chambers, 124 N. Michigan St., Plymouth (Garro Street entrance).
The Common council will meet at 6:30 p.m. or immediately following the board of public works and safety.
Nova M. Shilt
Aug. 17, 1930 - Oct. 24, 2013
PLYMOUTH â Nova May Shilt, 83, passed away unexpectedly at her home of natural causes on Thursday, Oct. 24.
Nova was born Aug. 17, 1930 in St. Louis, Mo., the daughter of Hugh M. and Esther (French) Cobb.
Linda Cheryl Hinkle
Oct. 24, 2013
BREMEN âÂ Linda Cheryl (Stephey) Hinkle, 68, of Bremen died Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 at the Community Hospital of Bremen.
She is survived by her husband, Pastor Gary Hinkle of Bremen; a daughter, Christi (Matt) Weston of Kouts; a son, Dwight (Jennifer) Hinkle of OâFallon, Mo.; three grandchildren; and four sisters, Donna Jean (Robert) Eagle, Janice Bridges, Glenice (Fred) Becknell and Karen (Larry) Miller.
Funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013 at Bremen Missionary Church. Burial will follow at the Bremen Cemetery.
Marilyn âSueâ Wolferman
Feb. 26, 1932 - Oct. 23, 2013
MILFORD â Marilyn âSueâ Wolferman, 81, of Milford passed away Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013 at her residence. She was born Feb. 26, 1932 in Fort Wayne to Otto and Elva (Charlton) Wiggs. She married Donald P. Wolferman on Aug. 20, 1950; he preceded her in death Dec. 20, 2008.
Check out the print edition of this weekend's Pilot News for details.
CULVER COMMUNITY 36, SOUTH CENTRAL 33
PLYMOUTH 28, RILEY 21 (OT)
BREMEN 49, MANCHESTER 21
WEST CENTRAL 66, TRITON 6
TWIN LAKES 14, CMA 13
WHITING 29, LaVILLE 17
JOHN GLENN 37, MISHAWAKA MARIAN 21
PLYMOUTH - Pilot News and WTCA The Chief are sponsoring âThe Best Scarecrow Contestâ awarding the top three vote winners with free advertising.
With scarecrows sprinkled around town, residents are encouraged to visit participating area businesses and vote by using an entry blank in the newspaper or at the radio station. Just write down the top three favorite scarecrows and turn them in.
Votes can also be submitted by email with the top three picks sent to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Teams will be playing like thereâs no tomorrow â because if they lose, thereâs not â as the state football tournament opens tonight.
Culver Community and Bremen will host sectional foes South Central (Union Mills) and Manchester, in the Class A and 2A tournaments, while LaVille travels to No. 7 Whiting in a Sectional 41 match-up on the road.
LaVILLE (5-4) at CLASS A No. 7 WHITING (8-1)