November 8th, 2011
PLYMOUTH â€” For the first time ever, all five Plymouth student orchestras are getting together for a community performance. â€śThe Plymouth Orchestras Concert and Dessertâ€ť will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Lincoln Junior High Auditorium, followed by cookies and punch in the cafeteria. Featured will be the PCYO Concert, Symphony and Chamber orchestras as well as the Lincoln Junior High and Plymouth High School orchestras.
Wabash wins NCAC, earns NCAA tourney berth
Plymouth alum Austin Hodges and North Judson grad C.J. Gum led the Wabash defense a second straight game as the Little Giants won the North Coast Athletic Conference with a 28-17 victory over Wittenberg Saturday.
Hodges and Gum each finished with seven tackles.
Menâ€™s college basketball
Ball State wins exhibition
Randy Davis finished with five points, three assists and two blocks as Ball State posted a 72-47 exhibition victory over Taylor at home at Worthen Arena in Muncie Monday.
INDIANAPOLIS â€” Following an extensive review of the sport, the IHSAA Executive Committee voted unanimously to discontinue the Team Wrestling State Tournament following the 2011-12 school year.
Following this yearâ€™s wrestling sectionals on Saturday, Jan. 28, the final separate team tournament will commence with regionals on Wednesday, Feb. 1 and the state finals on Saturday, Feb. 25 at Center Grove High School in Greenwood.
In this week's 'Huddle up' feature photo, Bremen's Abraham Hall, left, and Bremen High School Athletic Director Troy Holmes, right, celebrate the Lions' sectional championship over Lewis Cass at Don Bunge Field last Friday.
The Lions hit the road for a regional match-up with Wheeler this Friday. Kick-off is slated for 7:30 p.m.
PLYMOUTH â€” The Plymouth Park and Recreation Board will hold their regularly scheduled meeting at 5 p.m. at the Conservation Clubhouse. Mike Reese with the Troyer Group will be presenting two detailed plans for River Park Square, and there will be a discussion of a new dog park. Also, administration will be requesting approval to accept the 3M for new gliders in the park.
Check out "This Week's Question" link under the News header and add a comment to this week's "Discussion" about the Bremen Lions football team.
Betty M. Bellman
Nov. 4, 2011
WARSAW â€”Â Betty M. Bellman, 83, of Warsaw, died Friday, Nov. 4, 2011 at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor in Warsaw.
She is survived by her husband, Harold Bellman; sons, Richard (Sue) Bellman of Chesterton, Kenneth (Carolyn) Bellman of Mishawaka and Ronald (Karen) Bellman of Bourbon; sister, Marian Sloboda of Mishawaka; brother, Noble â€śSparkâ€ť (Martha) Hand of Bremen; and seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Services will be Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011 at 11 a.m. at the Mishler Funeral Home, in Milford. Burial will follow in Bremen Cemetery.
Nov. 4, 2011
BREMEN â€”Â Pamela Housley, 61, of Bremen died Friday, Nov. 4, 2011 at Elkhart Center for Hospice.
Survivors include husband James David Housley of Bremen; daughters: Mindy (David Thompson) Waldman of Bremen and Marissa (Joel) Reinholtz of Osceola; five grandchildren; brothers: Mark Cox of Plymouth and Bill (Brenda) Cox, Jr. of Bremen and sisters: Frances Bope of Bremen, Mel (Jim) Cherrone of Bremen and Barb Finney of Bourbon.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 7, 2011 at Bremen Church of the Brethren. Burial will follow at Bremen Cemetery.
Susan Lynn Allen
Feb. 23, 1958-Nov. 1, 2011
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Susan Lynn Allen, 53, of 11927 Quail Ridge Drive, Plymouth, died in the St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Sue passed in the arms of her Lord at 4 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011.
Born in Harvey, Ill., Feb. 23, 1958, she was the daughter of George and Ruth Eileen Braselton Hill.
Minnie Marie Greenlee
Oct. 31, 2011
BOURBON â€”Â Minnie Marie Greenlee, 87, of Bourbon died Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 3:01 a.m. at Bremen Health Care Center.
She is survived by her three daughters; Diane (Kent) Young of Beauford, S.C., Nina (Dennis) Young of Bourbon, Joyce Cripps of Bourbon and her son Rick (Carman Greenlee) of Bourbon; and seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
A private burial was held Tuesday in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery.
Deaton-Clemens Funeral Home is caring for the arrangements. Condolences may be left at deatonclemensfh.com.