September 5th, 2012
Plymouth puts away Clay
Plymouthâ€™s volleyball team moved a game over .500 Tuesday night with a lopsided 25-8, 25-20, 25-11 win over visiting Clay at The Rock.
Marissa German, Hunter Stevens and Amber Redinger each put down six kills for the Lady Pilgrims, while German also recorded a balanced six digs behind Andria Shookâ€™s 10.
Shook served up four aces, Haley Harrell dished out 21 assists, and Carly Baker tallied five blocks for Plymouth, which moved to 6-5 on the season.
The JV and freshmen Lady Pilgrims also earned wins Tuesday.
â€˘Â PLYMOUTH 3, CLAY 0 (25-8, 25-20, 25-11)
KNOX â€” Todd Boldry, 39, of Knox, entered a plea of not guilty in Starke County Circuit Court Friday during his initial hearing on the charges of Child Seduction and Official Misconduct.
Plymouth man denies sexual misconduct with teen
PLYMOUTH â€” A nearly two-month investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Plymouth man on charges of having sex with a minor.
Brock Biddle, 26, Plymouth, told police he never had sex with an underage girl and believed that she was 18.
The girl alleges that shortly after her 15th birthday in March the two become involved.
Biddle was booked in the Marshall County Jail Sunday and held on a $10,000 bond with a charge of sexual misconduct, a class B felony.
Editorâ€™s note: The following is the first of a three-part series on strength-based learning. Thursdayâ€™s installment explores the concept in action.
CULVER â€“ You may remember when â€śpositive thinkingâ€ť was the byword of the day. Advocates such as Dr. Norman Vincent Peale, author of The Power of Positive Thinking, recommended surrounding yourself with positive affirmations to counteract the negative influences of life. This reporter was not above looking in the bathroom mirror and repeating the mantra â€śI am the best I can be. Today will be the best day of my life.â€ť
Ruth E. Tanner
Sept. 1, 2012
MEDARYVILLE â€”Â Ruth E. Tanner, 81, of Medaryville died Sept. 1, 2012 at 1:10 a.m. at Pulaski Memorial Hospital, Winamac.
Delbert C. Balmer
June 16, 1925-Sept. 2, 2012
LAKEVILLE â€”Â Delbert C. Balmer, 87, of Lakeville passed away at 3:48 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012 at Memorial Hospital, South Bend. Delbert retired in 1997 as a carpenter with Van Overberghe and Casteel Construction Companyâ€™s after 30 years of service. He was born June 16, 1925 in Wyatt to the late Albert and Elsie (Perry) Balmer and has lived in this area all of his life. April 16, 1967 in Bremen he married Thomasina Carroll who survives.
Sept. 28, 1923-Aug. 30, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Lewis R. Moore, 88, of Plymouth, passed away at 10:20 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012, at Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home, in Plymouth.Â
Joseph W. Urednick
March 7, 1924-Sept. 2, 2012
BREMEN â€”Â Joseph W. Urednick, 88, of Bremen, passed away Sept. 2, 2012 at Bremen Health Care Center. Joseph was born March 7, 1924 in Mishawaka to Frank and Francis (Vergil) Urednick. He married Blanche Weldy Feb. 27 1942; she survives.
Donald Roy Trease
July 12, 1921-Aug. 31, 2012
WARSAW â€”Â Donald Roy Trease of Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, Warsaw, passed away Friday, Aug. 31, 2012 at 1:05 a.m. at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor of Warsaw at the age of 91.
He was born July 12, 1921 in Donaldson to Grover and Esther (Johnson) Trease. Oct. 5, 1947 he was married to Mary Miller, who survives.
Donald was a 1939 graduate of West Township High School in Marshall County. He was a U.S. Army Veteran, serving during World War II in the European Theater, he was honorably discharged and a recipient of the Purple Heart.Â
April 3, 1922-Aug. 30, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€” Raymond E. Hite, 90, of Plymouth, passed away at 10:01 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.Â