July 26th, 2012
Lila P. Howard
July 26, 1943 â July 2, 2012
CULVER âÂ Lila P. Howard, 68, of Culver passed away Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 1:55 p.m. in the Kindred Hospital of Northern Indiana, Mishawaka.
PLYMOUTH âÂ Steven Boyer will start the 2012-13 school year as Assistant Principal of Riverside Intermediate School in Plymouth.
Boyer joined the Plymouth Schools in 2006 as a Language Arts teacher at Lincoln Junior High. His appointment was approved unanimously by the Plymouth School board Tuesday by a vote of 4-0. Board member Todd Samuelson was absent from the meeting.
Boyer replaces Jeni Hirschy who accepted the position as Principal of Riverside Intermediate earlier this month.
CULVER â The Maxinkuckee Players will be presenting their latest show, âCrazy for Youâ this Friday at Culver Community High School. First-time director Lenore Jones said that this year, audiences can expect a high energy production full of dancing, humor, and romance.
Not only is the Evil Czech Brewery aimed at anything but a literal interpretation of its unusual name, once customers get a look at the elaborate micro-brewing operation just installed at the former Marmont Grille at Main and Davis Streets, they're likely to agree the brewery is facilitating something momentous in Culver.
Dylan Powell makes a snag over Jeremy Drudge in Flora, Ind. as the Ypder's 12U team was defeated in the final game of the Town & Country State final by host Flora.
PLYMOUTH â The Plymouth swim team is in need of a new pool since Plymouth High School's pool was closed earlier this year due to age and disrepair. Leanne Senter, PHS swim coach, is working with the Plymouth Aquatics Club to organize fundraisers for a new community pool. The first of these fundraisers, a "Splash Bash," will be held August 4 at the Plymouth Public Pool and the Young Amphitheater in Centennial Park. The day-long event kicks off at 9 a.m. with a kid's swim meet, open to any interested child.
PLYMOUTH â When it comes to fun with kids, "free" is a word that every parent can appreciate. This Saturday, the Plymouth Park Department and Coca-Cola are putting on a free family fun day at Young Amphitheater in Centennial Park. The day begins at 10 a.m. with balloon artist Art Heminger, a bounce house, face painting, cornhole, and more.
"It's a good, inexpensive way to spend time with family and have some fun," said Plymouth Park Department recreation director Scott Michel.
July 20, 2012
BREMEN âÂ Jessie I. Snyder, 99, of Bremen, died Friday, July 20, 2012, at 12:08 p.m., at her home.
She is survived by her daughter, Nancy Lee of Argos; her two sons, Stephen (Margie) Snyder of South Bend and Stewart (Rosemary) Snyder of Plymouth; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Wednesday, July 25, 2012, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Van Gilder Funeral Home, 300 W. Madison St., Plymouth.
By Ryan Carroll
PLYMOUTH âIt took two games on Sunday but the Plymouth Post 27 Diamond Spyders were able to come away with an American Legion Sectional title with an 8-0 victory over Kokomo Post 6.
Kokomo came through the losersâ bracket of the tournament and needed to get two victories over Post 27 on the day to take away the Sectional title but playing five games in three days looked like it took its toll on Post 6.
Jarrod Ellis,16, of Plymouth caught a very large and scary looking shark in Florida on Spring Break 2012. Submit your âBig Catchâ photos throughout June and July; photo contest winners will be notified Aug. 1. Email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org; or drop off your photos at 214 N. Michigan St., Plymouth; or mail to P.O. Box 220, Plymouth, IN 46563.