March 2nd, 2012
The NWS has issued a wind advisory for Marshall County. Sustained winds of 30mph with gusts to 55mph are expected. Strong winds will make driving difficult, especially for semi trucks and other high profile vehicles. Tree branches and power lines may be downed in isolated spots. Scattered power outages and downed tree limbs are possible. Loose outdoor items may be blown around. The Marshall County Sheriff's Office encourages everyone to drive carefully, watching for downed power lines and avoid downed limbs and power lines. Avoid touching downed limbs as they may hide power lines.
PLYMOUTH â€” In honor of Youth Art Month, several students from each elementary school in Plymouth have been selected to display their work at Heartland Artists Gallery downtown.
Elyse Chudzynski, art teacher at Riverside Intermediate School, said that it was difficult to chose only 26 of her students to be featured in the gallery.
Both the reception and the exhibit are free and open to the public. The studentsâ€™ artwork will be on display for the entire month of March during the galleryâ€™s normal hours of operation, Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
PLYMOUTH â€” Officer Derek Workman with the Plymouth Police Department arrested 46-year-old Todd Wagoner at 5 p.m. Wednesday.
Officer Workman located Wagoner walking his dog on Pilgrim Lane. The officer stopped to speak with Wagoner and explained to him that his dog was going to be quarantined for 10 days due to a court order.
Jean L. Langdon
Feb. 17, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Jean L. Langdon, 81, of Plymouth died Friday, Feb. 17, 2012 in Greencroft Healthcare facility, Goshen.
She is survived by three children, Rebecca (Robert) Keagy of Clarkston, Mich., Kathleen (Monte) Cook of Jimtown, and William (Mindy) Langdon of Plymouth; and six grandchildren.
Visitation will be Sunday, March 4 from 2 to 4 p.m. Services will follow immediately at 4 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Marshall County Humane Society, P.O. Box 22, Plymouth IN 46563 or the Womenâ€™s Care Center, 224 N. Michigan St., Plymouth, IN 45663.
Aug. 25, 1949-Feb. 23, 2012
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Mark Albright, 62, Plymouth, passed away Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012, at Memorial Hospital, South Bend.
Mark was the son of Marvin and Mary Jane (Hooker) Albright, born in Plymouth, Aug. 25, 1949. He had been a lifetime resident of Plymouth.
Mark graduated from Plymouth High School in the class of 1967. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force and was stationed in Germany. He was the owner of GW Hope, in Plymouth, and part-owner of the Argos Bar and Grill, in Argos.
Sen. Head to speak here Saturday
State Sen. Randy Head will hold a legislative update â€śtown hallâ€ť style meeting in Culver Saturday, March 3, at 9 a.m. in the meeting room on the lower level of the Culver Public Library. The meeting is open to the public, and Sen. Head will be discussing current legislation in the 2012 session and answering questions.
He will also present at the Argos Town Hall, following Culver, at 11 a.m.
Head represents Union, West, Green, Walnut and Tippecanoe townships, along with all of Fulton County.
Plymouth students show their school spirit as the Pilgrims perform a pregame ritual at Plymouth's Sectional 19 boys basketball game against Culver Military at The Rock Wednesday.
Crowds have unsuspectingly gathered, only to become fast friends, as a mutual bond through immediate appreciation for the southern-rock group Half Track contagiously slinks in and catches hold.
Carol â€śJeanâ€ť Cooper
Feb. 29, 2012
ROCHESTER â€”Carol â€śJeanâ€ť Cooper, 82, Rochester, died at 6 a.m. Wednesday, Feb 29, 2012, at Life Care Center.
Carol is survived by a daughter, Tammy Cooper of Rochester, three sons,Â Virgil and wife Cynthia Cooper of Foley, Ala., Bob Copper of Tippecanoe, and Rick Cooper of Mentone; as well as seven grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
Glennis Birkey Reidenbach
March 20, 1922-February 26, 2012
BREMEN â€”Glennis Birkey Reidenbach, 89, wife of her beloved husband of 69 years, Philip Reidenbach, went peacefully to be with her Lord February 26, 2012.
Glennis was born March 20, 1922, in Fisher, Ill., the daughter of the late Gilgian Andrew â€śGipâ€ť and Verda Smeltzer Birkey. She married Philip Osborn Reidenbach on December 24, 1942.