August 2nd, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€” Siamuel Stemen, 27, of Plymouth, was arrested Friday in Warsaw for stalking his ex-wife and eventually running her vehicle off the road.
Stemen has two pending cases in Marshall County, according to Prosecutor Nelson Chipman. He was arrested March 14 of this year for strangulation, a class D felony, and domestic battery, a class A misdemeanor. The second pending case is a motion to revoke probation filed in December 2011. The underlying offense in that case, according to Chipman, is sexual battery. Stemen spent 90 days in the Marshall County Jail before being released June 22.
PLYMOUTH â€” Mayor Mark Senter announced this week that Randolph Street near Plymouth High School will be temporarily renamed â€śMorgan Uceny Runâ€ť in a public ceremony Friday at 3 p.m.
â€ś(Uceny) was a big part of Plymouth High School and a big part of our community,â€ť said Senter. â€śWhat better place than right there near the park, Greenways Trail, and the high school?â€ť
Senter plans to read a proclamation prior to unveiling the street sign created in Ucenyâ€™s honor.
â€śItâ€™s so rare for an athlete of this caliber to come out of a city the size of Plymouth,â€ť noted Senter.
INDIANAPOLIS â€” Three area students have been named to the Indiana High School Sports Associationâ€™s Student Advisory Committee for 2012-13. Juniors Ellen Smith of Plymouth, Sara Slabaugh of Bremen and Amber Cowell of Culver Academy have all been named to this yearâ€™s committee.
Each year, the IHSAA receives nominations from school principals on behalf of student-athletes who attended the IHSAA Student Leadership Conference in June. From that group of nominations, 20 are selected for interviews by members of
PLYMOUTH â€” The Plymouth Post 27 Diamond Spyders baseball team is hosting the American Legion State Baseball Tournament from today through Sunday at Bill Nixon Field.
The Spyders will be among five teams at the tourney after receiving an automatic bid as hosts. Here is a schedule of games for the tilt.
â€˘Â American Legion State Tournament
At Bill Nixon Field, Plymouth
Game 1: Lafayette Regional winner vs. Rockport Regional winner, 4 p.m.
Game 2: Porter County Post Â 94 vs. Plymouth Post 27, 7:30 p.m.
Game 3: Terre Haute Regional winner vs. winner of Game 2, 4 p.m.
Plymouth wins home invite
Two of Plymouthâ€™s top four placed in the top five, and the Lady Pilgrims won their home invitational Wednesday at the Plymouth Country Club with a score of 368.
Lauren Rearick was second overall with an 86, while teammate Emily Berger shot an 88 in fourth place individually for Plymouth. Morgan Oberley shot a 94, and Emily Denny carded a 100 for the Pilgrims.
John Glenn finished in fifth place at the nine-team meet, meanwhile, as Emma Reese led the team with a 101 followed by Morgan Egglestonâ€™s 109, Kaylee Matzâ€™s 110, and Presley Geeâ€™s 114.
PLYMOUTH â€” As summer winds down the football season winds up, and the whistle of two-a-days means itâ€™s time for WTCA-AM 1050 and the Plymouth Rockies to hold their annual auction.
This is the third year for the event that raises money for the football program at Plymouth High School. The auction will be live on WTCA from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday.
â€śLast year we were able to raise $8,000 and weâ€™ve set our goal to raise $10,000 this year,â€ť said Tonda Ellis, who is coordinating the auction for the team. â€śA lot of people have donated some very nice items for us to auction off.â€ť
PLYMOUTH â€” Korie Rice of Plymouth earned the highest awards for 2012 of the 47 piano students of the Clara Woolley Music Studio who participated in the National Guild of Piano Playing Auditions held recently at Ancilla College, Donaldson Rice, 15, was awarded the Sonatina Medal, Founderâ€™s Medal, International Pin and Composerâ€™s Pin at one of the Studioâ€™s two May piano recitals, in the Ancilla Domini Chapel.
Kenneth Earl Menzie Sr.
Jan. 26, 1922-July 30, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Kenneth â€śKennyâ€ť Earl Menzie Sr., 90, of Plymouth passed away July 30, 2012 at 1:37 p.m. at his residence following a sudden illness.
He was born Jan. 26, 1922 in Warsaw to Elmer A. and Goldie (Mason) Menzie.
He lived in Plymouth since November of 1996 coming from Mentone where he had been a resident since 1954.
He married Leatha (Barkman) Menzie Feb. 12, 1954 in Mentone; she preceded him in death in August, 1996.
He worked as a clerk/agent for the Norfolk & Southern Railroad for 35 years, retiring in 1980.
Aug. 20, 1924-June 13, 2012
KEENE, N.H. â€”Â Robert W. Mallory, 87, formerly of Naugatuck, Conn., died Wednesday, June 13, 2012, at Bentley Commons Senior Living Facility in Keene, N.H. He was the husband of the late Mary E. (Stover) Mallory. Robert was born Aug. 20, 1924, in Detroit, Mich., son of the late Willis B. Mallory and Edith G. (Spencer) Mallory.
Luella A. Anderson
July 29, 2012
BREMEN â€” Luella â€śPollyâ€ť A. Anderson, 86, of Bremen, passed away Sunday, July 29, 2012 at IU Health Goshen. She was born Dec. 14, 1925 to Nelson and Lula (Reese) Marks in Plymouth. Luella married Paul E. Miller Jan. 25, 1945 in Bremen; he passed away Dec. 10, 1986. She later married James Anderson May 18, 1991 at the Salem United Methodist Church in Bremen; he survives.