PLYMOUTH â Plans, dollars, donations... theyâre all falling into place for the all-night Marshall County Relay for Life event Saturday, June 18 in Centennial Park.
The first official lap â and one of the most moving â is the âSurvivor Lapâ at 4 p.m., an earlier start this year following opening ceremonies. The âParade of Teamsâ recognizing all of their efforts will follow.
The event concludes with closing ceremonies at 6 a.m. Sunday morning.
But you donât have to put on any miles to help out.
Marshall County Sheriff Tom Chamberlin met with the county council Monday morning to discuss the lack of funding for 911 dispatch services in Marshall County. Chamberlin explained that with the rise in popularity of cell phones, many households in the county are discontinuing their landline phone serviceâresulting in a sharp decline of revenue going to the 911 dispatch center.
As the years have rolled in, not many local businesspeople continue to be familiar faces in Culver from 25-plus years back, but Ruth Mackie's is just such a familiar face, though after almost three decades as a staple of Culver's downtown business community, she's preparing to bid the Collectors antique store and the Bear End farewell, after this summer.