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June 23rd, 2011

Vonnegut friend, author Failey to speak July 2

June 23, 2011

"We Never Danced Cheek to Cheek: The Young Kurt Vonnegut in Indianapolis and Beyond," a recently-released book by Majie Failey which includes details about the late, award-winning author's deep roots in the Culver-Lake Maxinkuckee area, will be the topic at the annual meeting of the Antiquarian and Historical Society of Culver on Saturday, July 2, starting at 10 a.m. at the historic Bramfeld cottage at 1257 East Shore Drive.
Failey herself will be on hand to speak about the book and Vonnegut's Maxinkuckee and Hoosier roots.

Alcohol policy, paving and noise issues addressed by Culver Council

June 23, 2011

Culver's Town Council last week navigated several controversial topics and also agreed to assist in investigating the question of making transportation more available to local seniors via the Marshall County Council on Aging.

Howe, Harvey go from rivals to roommates

June 23, 2011

INDIANAPOLIS — From rivals on the wrestling mat to allies on the gridiron, Culver's Jeremiah Harvey and Plymouth's Damon Howe have come full circle.
The Marshall County heavyweights, who clashed several times in last winter's IHSAA State Wrestling Tournament culminating in a championship showdown under the spotlight at Conseco Fieldhouse in February, have both been selected to man the offensive line for the North at the 2011 Grange Insurance/IFCA North-South All-Star Game next month.

Hoagland and Reehling win Farm Bureau Classic

June 23, 2011

KOONTZ LAKE — Jason Reehling of Fairmont gave his father-in-law, David Hoagland of Rochester a great Father’s Day gift of a 5.69 pound largemouth that propelled them to victory at the Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance Classic at Koontz Lake.
This was their first win in the MARCO Bass Masters Tournament Series. They had a five fish limit that weighed 13.20 pounds. It was also their second Travel Tender Bait and Tackle Big Bass Award of the Year. The victory was worth $650, and they were awarded another $130 for big bass.

June 22nd

Gas leak causes evacuation

June 22, 2011

PLYMOUTH — City workers disrupted a service line Wednesday morning, causing a gas leak strong enough for the Plymouth Fire Department to ask area residents to evacuate their homes. A one to two block area from Hogarth St. to Ewing St. and Bayless St. to S. Michigan St. was sectioned off while NIPSCO attempted to secure the situation.
"Sometimes you hit unknown lines and this happens," said Plymouth fire chief Andy Metsker.
"We are taking precautionary steps now, basically making sure nothing happens."

Death notice 6-22-11

June 22, 2011

Mary Beth Town
June 20, 2011
PLYMOUTH — Mary Beth Town, 75, died at 7:40 p.m. Monday, June 20, 2011 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth campus due to natural causes.
Surviving are many nieces, nephews, friends, and her extended family of caregivers.
Visitation is Saturday, June 25, 2011 from 9 to 11 a.m. at Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth. Services will follow in the funeral home at 11 a.m.
Interment will be at Highland Cemetery, South Bend.

Mildred M. Fetherolf

June 22, 2011

Mildred M. Fetherolf
June 17, 1918-June 19, 2011
PLYMOUTH — Former Plymouth resident Mildred M. Dillon Fetherolf, 93, of Martinsville, passed away there Sunday, June 19, 2011.
She was born June 17, 1918 in Pittsboro to William C. and Julia E. (Shirley) Dillon. She graduated from Pittsboro High School in 1936 and Ball State Teachers College in 1942. She married David T. Fetherolf Jr. in 1943, he preceded her in death in 2003.

Ramona Everly

June 22, 2011

Ramona Everly
March 15, 1938-June 20, 2011
PLYMOUTH — Ramona J. Everly, 73, 822 Dickman St., Plymouth, passed away Monday, June 20, 2011, at 9:20 a.m., at her home.
Ramona was born March 15, 1938, in Hamlet to Ivan and Velda (Hendricks) Singleton. She started working at Rose’s and then the Hi-De-Ho truck stops in Hamlet before she was married.

Death notices 6-21-11

June 22, 2011

Carol J. Lemler
June 19, 2011
TIPPECANOE — Carol J. Lemler, 74, of rural Tippecanoe, died Sunday, June 19, 2011 at 7:20 a.m. in Life Care Center Rochester.
She is survived by her husband, Richard; children; Jill (Tom) Neyhart of Crawfordsville, and Mike (Kim) Lemler of Milford; five grandchildren; sister, Shirley (Lowell) Hisey of Rochester; and brother, Jim (Mary) Redman of Leesburg.
Visitation is Tuesday, June 21 from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Deaton-Clemens Funeral Home, 115 S. Main St., Bourbon.
A funeral service will be Wednesday, June 22 at 10:30 a.m. in the funeral home.

David F. Norris

June 22, 2011

David F. Norris
July 7, 1919-June 19, 2011
ARGOS — David F. Norris, 91, of Argos passed away June 19, 2011.
David was born to Everett and Eva (Hinshaw) Norris in Culver July 7, 1919. He was married to Marjorie Miller in 1939. She preceded him in death in December 1984. He later married Lida Thompson and she survives.
David served in the US Navy. He was stationed in New Caledonia in the South Pacific Theater during World War II. He retired from the State Board of Accounts in 1984.

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