Archive - 2013
LAPAZ - LaPaz-North Township Fire Department is joining forces with the nonprofit National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) for Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 6-12.
The fire department and the NFPA would like to remind local residents to 'Prevent Kitchen Fires.' For this year's fire safety campaign fire departments will be spreading the word about the dangers of kitchen fires which primarily result from unattended cooking and teaching local residents how to prevent kitchen fires from starting in the first place.
â€˘Billy Eugene Ottinger Jr., 36 of Culver was arrested by Marshall County Sheriff's Department at 1:55 p.m. on Oct. 9 for dealing delivering manufacturing methamphetamine, possession of chemical reagents or precursors.
â€˘Kay Frances Fisher, 57 of Culver was arrested by Marshall County Sheriff's Department at 1:55 p.m. on Oct. 9 for dealing delivering manufacturing methamphetamine, possession of chemical reagents or precursors.
PLYMOUTH â€” Soccer coaches often worry about their teamsâ€™ prospects for beating a team twice in a short span, but Plymouth head coach Chuck DeWitt never did, not even when Culver Girls Academy went up early.
After the Lady Rockiesâ€™ narrow 1-0 victory over CGA in a rain-abbreviated sectional preview match in Culver last Thursday, DeWitt was confident his team could do it again in its sectional-opener Tuesday. The veteran coachâ€™s Rockies didnâ€™t let him down.
Two area golfers were honored with IHSAA/ Indiana High School Golf Coaches Association All-State nominations this postseason.
NorthWoodâ€™s Heidi Morganthaler was named to the IHSGCAâ€™s All-State list after leading her team to its first-ever state golf finals berth, while John Glennâ€™s Madeleine Silvey was named to the associationâ€™s Academic All-State team.
Bremen, LaVille advance at Argos Sectional
Bremen and LaVille earned a pair of quarterfinal wins over Northern State Conference competitors at the Class A Argos Girls Soccer Sectional Tuesday night at Eugene Snyder Field.
The Lady Lions advanced with a dominant 6-2 victory over John Glenn, while the Lady Lancers reprised an earlier loss to Culver Community with a narrow 2-1 victory over the Lady Cavs at Argos.
March 10, 1913 - Oct. 1, 2013
BOCA RATON, Fla. â€” Margaret Koch, 100, of Boca Raton, Fla., passed away on Oct. 1, 2013.
Margaret was born March 10, 1913 in Indianapolis. She attended Colorado Springs High School and went on to Butler University in Indianapolis, graduating in 1933 with a BA and a major in business. Margaret married Major Robert Koch (U.S. Army) on Feb. 2, 1946 at her parentsâ€™ home in Indianapolis.
Myrtle E. McFarland
Oct. 8, 2013
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Myrtle E. McFarland, 95, of Plymouth died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor in Plymouth.
She is survived by four daughters, Hazel Keathley of Lake Station, Stella Hughes, Alice (Bill) Blount of LaPaz, and Ann (John) Hall of Plymouth; 14 grandchildren; numerous great and great-great-grandchildren; and a brother, Lester Burgess of Tennessee.
The Mishler Funeral Home in Bremen is assisting the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.mishlerfuneralhomes.com.
Mary E. Ricks
Oct. 8, 2013Â
â€˘Scott Michael Ramos, 26 of Plymouth was arrested by Plymouth Police at 10:05 a.m. on Oct. 8 for possession of a controlled substance schedule I, II narcotic.
â€˘Emily Paige Weaver, 31 of Plymouth was arrested by Marshall County Sheriff's Department at 8:20 p.m. on Oct. 8 for failure to appear, civil contempt.
â€˘Christopher Wayne Keim, 35 of Argos was arrested by Argos Police at 9:15 p.m. on Oct. 8 for criminal conversion.
â€˘Anthony Wallace Farris, 33 of Plymouth was arrested by Plymouth Police at 10:55 p.m. on Oct. 8 for false informing.
ARGOS â€” Argos beat Rochester 5-0 as Girls Soccer Sectional 35 opened Monday at Eugene Snyder Field .
A pair of sophomores combined for a goal in the 12th minute as Hannah Harrell dribbled a ball deep into the Zebra defensive half and then flicked a square pass to Valerie Rospopo. The outside midfielder hit a hard, looping shot that hit the far side net and put the hosts up 1-0. The Dragons outshot the Zebras 10-1 in the first half but led only 1-0. Keeper Catherine Wresien had several point-blank saves in a crowded penalty area to keep the visitors in the game.
WARSAW â€” What a difference a week makes. Actually, in Plymouthâ€™s case it only took five days.
The Rockies entered Monday nightâ€™s Class 2A Warsaw Sectional opener with NLC rival Wawasee with the memory of last Thursdayâ€™s 3-2 loss to the Warriors still fresh in their memory.