Archive - 2013
WALKERTON â€” The much-anticipated Northern State Conference-opener between first-year head coach Dave Sharpe and his John Glenn Falcons against Sharpeâ€™s alma mater Jimtown started not with a bang but with a whimper Friday night.
It did end with a bang, however. A thunderclap to be exact.
AKRON â€” Bremenâ€™s defense held Tippecanoe Valley to 206 total offensive yards and a single score, the Lions got 153 rushing yards from Jon Stoller and 105 passing yards and a rushing touchdown from quarterback Kai Slough, and Bremen broke into the win column with a 22-7 win on the road Friday night.
Ryan Zellmer put Bremen on the board at the 7:57 mark of the second quarter on a one-yard touchdown run, Kai Slough punched in another score from a yard out with just 37 seconds remaining in the first half, and Bremen took a 12-0 lead into halftime.
Larry R. Welsh
April 17, 1928 - Aug. 25, 2013
CULVER â€”Â Larry R. Welsh, 85, of Culver, passed away Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013 at home with family by his side. Larry was born April 17, 1928 in Baltimore, Md. to John Louis and Leonore Bentley Smith Welsh. He grew up in Pennsylvania and moved to Culver with his family in the spring of his senior year in high school, graduating from Culver High in 1946. In that short time Larry met Frances B Flora and they were married Nov. 3, 1946. He was preceded in death by Frances on June 30, 2010.
Mary Lucile Bartlett
Aug. 28, 2013
MACY â€” Mary Lucile â€śLucyâ€ť Bartlett, 104, of Macy, died at 12:10 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 28, at Life Care Center of Rochester.
She is survived by four sons, Byron â€śBudâ€ť (Ethel) Bartlett of Mishawaka; Glen (Sharon) Bartlett of Macy; James (Vicki) Bartlett of Rochester; John (Carol) Bartlett of Tucson, Ariz.; eight grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, several great-great-grandchildren; and three sisters, Roseleen â€śRosieâ€ť Day of Macy, Ruby (Robert) Walker of Wabash; Gaythal Boswell of Swayzee.
â€˘Christopher Shaine Cooley, 27 of Grovertown was arrested at 8:45 a.m. on Aug 29 for residential entry, invasion of privacy.
â€˘Wendy Lee Andrews, 50 of Culver was arrested by Marshall County Sheriff's Department at 10:35 a.m. on Aug. 29 for failure to appear, theft.
â€˘Frank Charles Solberg, 44 of Knox was arrested by Marshall County Sheriff's Department at 5 p.m. on Aug. 29 for failure to appear.
â€˘Roger Dale Young, 53 of LaPaz was arrested by the Indiana State Police at 5:35 on Aug. 29 for possession of a controlled substance, possession of paraphernalia.
The LaPaz Fire Department kicked off their weekend boot fundraising drive with a $100 donation Friday.
The fire department will be collecting money at the US 31 and US 6 intersection this weekend.
PLYMOUTH - The Marshall County Committee for Drug & Tobacco Free Indiana met Tuesday morning to catch up on recent happenings in Plymouth Public Libraryâ€™s Laramore B room.
During the meeting, committee members shared information about incidents occuring in their communities.
Law enforcement was given the opportunity to update the group on current drug issues. Chairperson Bridget Hite mentioned not much has changed, with the same substances being involved but appearing to be more prevalent.
PLYMOUTH â€” Itâ€™s time. Time for that Marshall County tradition 47 years in the making, the Blueberry Festival.
Here are the highlights for opening day:
The All Star Amusement carnival rides will open at noon until 10 p.m.
At 5 p.m. the Festival will open until 9 p.m. as well as the White Tiger Discovery and First Federal Savings Bankâ€™s Historic Americana.
The Little Miss & Mister Blueberry Contest will begin at 5:30 on the Michigan Street Stage promptly followed by Daphneâ€™s Dolls and their baton twirling.
PLYMOUTH - Late Tuesday, Marshall County Blueberry Festival officials and an avowed protestor may have reached an accord over the White Tiger Discovery, one of this yearâ€™s attractions at the annual Labor Day weekend festival.
A Plymouth native planned on attending the Blueberry Festival this year for a reason other than fun or family reunion.
PLYMOUTH â€” The Lady Pilgrims entered the week at 0-2. Suddenly, with wins over LaVille Tuesday and Knox Thursday, theyâ€™re on a roll.
Plymouthâ€™s volleyball team rallied back from a 20-13 deficit for a big 28-26 win in an extended game to and jump ahead two games on Knox, putting the visiting Lady Redskins away in four games, 25-15, 28-26, 21-25, 25-19, in a back-and-forth match at The Rock on Thursday night.