Archive - 2013
MISHAWAKA â€” It took Plymouth a little while to get rolling in their Penn Sectional-opener with Clay Thursday night. Once they got started, there was no stopping the Lady Pilgrims.
After falling behind early in the first set, Plymouth pretty much dominated in a three-set, 25-9, 25-20, 25-12 victory over the Colonials at the Palace.
The Pilgrims advance to play Mishawaka Saturday at 12:30 p.m. after the Cavemenâ€™s three-set 25-13, 25-12, 25-7 win over Adams in Thursdayâ€™s opener.
Bremen breezes through LaVille
Bremen advanced through Northern State Conference foe LaVille with a three-set win at the Central Noble Sectional Thursday night, 25-17, 25-11, 25-12.
The Lions advance to play Westview Saturday at 11 a.m. followed by a semifinal between Central Noble and Fremont. Championship is scheduled for 5 p.m.
SAN ANTONIO, TX - One of Plymouth and Marshall Countyâ€™s most distinguished natives has died at age 79.
Major General Larry N. Tibbetts - a 1952 graduate of Plymouth High School and honored as the schoolâ€™s first member in the Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame - died in San Antonio, TX on Oct. 14 after a battle with lung cancer.
General Tibbetts was born in Trenton, Mo. in 1934 and spent his school years in Plymouth. He was a three sport athlete at Plymouth High School, participating in baseball, basketball and football.
For more on Tibbetts' career, read today's edition of the Pilot News.
Fannie S. Partain
Sept. 12, 1934 - Sept. 26, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€” Fannie S. Partain, 79, of Plymouth passed away on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 at 12:55 p.m. in Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home, Plymouth.
Fannie was born on a hill in Wynne, Ark. on Sept. 12, 1934 to John J. and Sarah Irene Evans Dobbins. She attended grade school in Arkansas.
She married Leeman Franklin Smith in 1952 in Arkansas. In her early years, she worked for Addison Shoe Factory in Arkansas. She then married Bobby Floyd Partain. He preceded her in death on April 17, 1974.
Cleo B. Awald
April 19, 1923 - Oct. 22, 2013
WALKERTON â€” Cleo B. Awald, 90, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013 in Bremen Health Care Center, Bremen.
Walter L. Salyer
Oct. 12, 1936 - Oct. 21, 2013
HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE, Ark. â€”Â Walter L. Salyer, 77, of Hot Springs Village passed away Monday, Oct. 21, 2013 at a local hospital. Walter was born Oct. 12, 1936 to Wishard and Ruby (Hall) Salyer in Salyersville, Ky.
Walter served in the U.S. Army, he was an avid golfer, he enjoyed poker, cribbage, and he loved the Packers.
Margaret Jane Paschal Lewis
May 26, 1924 - Sept. 8, 2013
BLOOMINGTON â€” A Funeral Mass for former Culver resident, Margaret Jane â€śPegâ€ť Paschal Lewis, 89, is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 26, at 11 a.m. at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 400 N. Center St., Plymouth with Rev. Thomas E. Haynes officiating. A reception will immediately follow in the parish hall.
She is survived by her husband, Charles E. Lewis, their five children: Andrew, Jane (Richard), David, Peter (Tammy), and Megan (Chris) along with 10 grandchildren.
James R. Cox
Dec. 22, 1922 - Oct. 21, 2013
BREMEN â€”Â James R. Cox, 90, of Bremen passed away Monday, Oct. 21, 2013. He was born on Dec. 22, 1922 to Clarence and Irene (Hiatt) Cox in Columbus, Ohio. On Sept. 15, 1946 he married Anna Lucille Clark; she passed in September of 2009. He later married Jean Lashbrook on June 5, 2010.
Vera B. Heinke
Oct. 8, 1921 - Oct. 22, 2013
BREMEN â€”Â Vera B. Heinke, 92, of Bremen passed away Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013 at the Bremen Healthcare Center. She was born Oct. 8, 1921 to Harvey and Laura (Leeper) Senff in Nappanee, the sixth child in a family of 12 siblings. On Nov. 15, 1942, she married Robert Heinke; he passed in 1994. Vera was a 1939 graduate of Argos High School.
ARGOS â€” The following are some of the highlights from the Argos School Board meeting:
â€˘ Fourteen students won the Superintendentâ€™s Art Contest and will have their art framed and hung in the Central Office. They range from grade three to high school seniors.
â€˘ The Eco Clubâ€™s field trip to Mammoth Cave was approved, as was the Leo Clubâ€™s participation in the annual Argos Lions Fruit Sale. $500 was given to the BPA Club by Michael and Judy Delp.
â€˘ Fourteen men and women were hired for 16 extra-curricular athletic positions, and 10 volunteers to the athletic program were appointed.