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June 26th, 2012

Health Dept. announces mosquito awareness week

June 26, 2012

MARSHALL CO. — This week is National Mosquito Awareness week, and Marshall County Health Department educator Sandy Read recently shared some tips on how to avoid West Nile Virus this season.
“The state (health department) checks mosquito larvae for West Nile Virus, and there have been some found in mosquitoes but not any in humans so far,” noted Read.
She added that the cases of West Nile Virus were found in mosquitoes in the mid and southern parts of Indiana.

Elkhart Clinic wins ninth annual Wakarusa/ Nappanee Chamber Golf Outing

June 26, 2012

WAKARUSA — The Wakarusa and Nappanee Chambers of Commerce held their ninth annual joint golf outing June 19 at McCormick Creek in Nappanee.
The morning session first place team from McCormick Motors, consisting of Steve Neff, Sam Sheets, Adam Yoder and Amy Thompson, shot a phenomenal 25-under-par 47 and left feeling pretty confident of securing the top prize, but Elkhart Clinic’s team of Kevin Boyer, Griffyn Carpenter, T.J. Carpenter and John Miller, carded a 26-under-par 46 in the afternoon session to win by a single shot.

Plymouth boys basketball teams win championships at 2012 Wisconsin Dells Classic

June 26, 2012

WISCONSIN DELLS, Wis. — Two Plymouth boys basketball teams traveled to Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, to compete in the 2012 Dells Classic held on June 18-20, and both brought home championships.
One of the teams competed in the 17-team varsity division and the other team competed in the 10-team junior varsity division.

Results 6-26

June 26, 2012

Boys golf
Kolter moves up 4 places at Northern Junior Masters
Plymouth’s Nate Kolter rose three places in the second and final round of the Indiana Golf Foundation’s Northern Junior Masters event to finish 69th overall Monday.
Kolter shaved four strokes off his first round total to card an 85 at Pine Valley Country Club in Fort Wayne and move up from a tie for 72nd place, recording a 32-over 174 total at the event.

Youth softball
Plymouth Youth Softball results

June 25th

Enter the Pilot News "Big Catch" photo contest

June 25, 2012

Chad Hundt helps his 8-year-old son, Kayden with his "Big Catch" at a friend's home in Plymouth. Submit your “Big Catch” photos throughout June and July; photo contest winners will be notified Aug. 1. Email or; or drop off your photos at 214 N. Michigan St., Plymouth; or mail to P.O. Box 220, Plymouth, IN 46563.

Packed house for Farm Management tour

June 25, 2012

PLYMOUTH – Marshall County was honored by being the host site of the 2012 Indiana Farm Management Tour on June 20 and 21.
The annual tour is presented by the Purdue University Agricultural Economics Department and the Cooperative Extension Service. Participants come from all over Indiana and surrounding states. This year, seven attendees were from Afghanistan —students from the Kabul University who are studying for advanced degrees at Purdue.

Heminger House ride set for June 30

June 25, 2012

PLYMOUTH — The annual motorcycle ride supporting the Heminger House will take place Saturday. This is the first year that the event is being organized completely by Heminger House staff and volunteers — previously, the ride was supported in part by United Way. The ride has grown in participants significantly each year, and director of Heminger House Annie Wojcik said they hope to sign up about 150 people this year.
“The money raised will be used for operating expenses,” explained Wojcik. “We also need funds to help women rent u-hauls when they move (out of the shelter).”

Post 27 drops doubleheader in Muncie

June 25, 2012

MUNCIE — Sunday was a rough day for Post 27.
The Diamond Spyders dropped both games of a doubleheader, losing the first 9-4 and the second game 9-8 to Post 19 on the road in Muncie.
Things started out well for Plymouth.

LaVille standout Ingle heading to Ancilla

June 25, 2012

LAKEVILLE — LaVille softball record-holder Valerie Ingle has signed on to continue her softball career with Ancilla College beginning in the 2012-2013 season.
Ingle, who earned all four of her varsity letters in softball for the Lancers, spent most of her time as shortstop at LaVille. She was a member of the All-Northern State Conference First Team her junior and senior seasons and was also named MVP for her team during those seasons. Ingle was an All-Conference Honorable Mention team member as a sophomore.

Results 6-25

June 25, 2012

Boys golf
Kolter competes at Northern Junior Masters
Plymouth’s Nate Kolter shot an 89 at Pine Valley to finish tied for 72nd at the Indiana Golf Foundation’s Northern Junior Masters competition Sunday in Fort Wayne.
Kolter carded a 42 on the front side but shot a 47 on the back to slide into 72nd after one round at the event. Play continues with a second round today.

Schenk ties for 6th at Chippendale
Plymouth’s John Schenk tied for sixth place in an Indiana Golf Foundation event at Chippendale in Kokomo June 22.

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