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February 4th

United Way says thanks to donors and volunteers

February 4, 2011

PLYMOUTH — It’s been a celebration 50 years in the making and United Way of Marshall County took the time Thursday evening to say thank you to volunteers and donors in its 50th Anniversary campaign at Christos Banquet Center.
The United Way’s annual recognition dinner took time to highlight all the campaign’s heroes and gave a chance for current Campaign Chair Melissa Owen to pass the torch to next year’s Chair Chad Dreibelbis.

February 3rd

Argos library offers ancestry library edition

February 4, 2011

ARGOS — The Argos Public Library (APL) now offers its patrons the availability of Ancestry Library Edition which is powered by Ancestry Library Edition brings the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource to the library and delivers billions of records all at no cost to APL library users. It’s an unprecedented online collection of individuals from North America, the UK, Europe, Australia, and more.

Iwo Jima memorial service Feb. 23 in Indy

February 4, 2011

INDIANAPOLIS — For most, Feb. 23 is just another day in February, but for some WWII Veterans, it is a reminder os something much more important. It marks the 66th year anniversary of the most historical day of WWII, the seizure of Mount Suribachi on the island of Iwo Jima, Japan. Some Americans remember the historical flag-raising by five Marines and one Navy Corpsman, but few will understand the epic battle for Iwo Jima that cost the United States 4,590 lives and wounded 24,096 Marines and Sailors.

LaVille open house Feb. 10

February 4, 2011

LAKEVILLE — Residents of the Union-North United School District interested in seeing the completed renovations to the LaVille Jr.-Sr. High School are encouraged to take a walk through the media center, auxiliary gymnasium, main office and front hallway during an open house planned for Thursday, Feb. 10 from 6:30 to 7 p.m. The school is located at 69969 U.S. 31, Lakeville. For more information call Dr. Terry E. Barker, 574-784-8141.

Donors' gifts enrich lives at Culver Millers

February 3, 2011

When beloved, life-long Culver businessman and community servant Bill Snyder died last year, his family knew they wanted to do something to thank the staff and administration at Miller's Merry manor nursing home in Culver not only for all they did for Snyder, but for all they do in general. Recently that appreciation manifested itself tangibly in a large, brand-new, flat-screen television for use in Millers' dining room, something which will benefit all residents as well as staff.

February 2nd

Pinkerton to be honored by Hall of Fame

February 2, 2011

PLYMOUTH – A man who did much for student athletes all over Indiana as an administrator has been honored by his home county for his skills on the basketball court.
Most Marshall County resident's know Larry Pinkerton for his 19 years as Principal at Plymouth High School. In his time there Pinkerton served in various leadership positions for the IHSAA and helped further the opportunities for student athletes at PHS and everywhere in the state.

Officials will lift ban on Thursday morning

February 2, 2011

PLYMOUTH – The Marshall County Commissioners and Plymouth Mayor Mark Senter have decided to lift the Level 1 Snow Emergency Declaration in effect for Marshall County beginning Thursday morning.
Meeting Wednesday afternoon the Commissioners and Senter made the decision to lift the Level 1 declaration beginning at 6 a.m. Thursday, however they did decide to keep in place a Level 2 declaration in effect for the time being. The Level 2 Declaration issued on Feb. 1 is set to expire at 5 a.m on Friday unless officials decide at a later time to extend it further.

February 1st

Thursday closings

February 2, 2011

Ancilla College
2 hour delay Regular classes at 10:00 am

Argos Community Schools
Closed Administrative office closed

Bremen Public Schools
2 Hour Delay

Culver Community School Corp.

John Glenn School Corp.
Closed Closed Thursday

Knox Community Schools

North Judson-San Pierre Sch Corp.
Closed Thursday

North Liberty Christian School

Oregon-Davis School Corp.

Plymouth Comm. Schs-St. Michael's
Closed Thursday

St. Paul's Lutheran School - Bremen
School 2 hr delay Preschool at 10 A.M.

Triton School Corporation

First church in Plymouth celebrates 175 years

February 1, 2011

PLYMOUTH — Although area residents pass by the Plymouth First United Methodist Church on Michigan Street in Plymouth day after day, they may not be aware of the rich history that goes with the building and congregations past and present.
The church will observe its 175th anniversary this year.  After serving as a mission station with a circuit-riding pastor, William Farns-worth for five years, the church was formally organized in 1836 as the Methodist Episcopal Church. 

Musicians return home for weekend of shows

February 1, 2011

NASHVILLE — Some old friends will be coming to the area for a musical reunion of sorts next weekend as the band Winchester Fletcher will play a Friday night show, Feb. 11 at the Bear’s Den in Argos and then hit the stage at the Dandelion in Plymouth the next night, Saturday, Feb. 12.
The band features two familiar names to the area in Justin Hall and Bill Rice, who have been making a name for themselves with the band in Nashville. Hall decided it was time to come home for a visit.

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