Skip to main content

Syndicate contentBourbon News-Mirror

Randy Miner Memorial ‘Country Run’ June 7

May 6, 2014

By Todd Hoffer
Race director

ETNA GREEN — On the afternoon and evening of June 7 an Etna Green tradition will be resurrected when Heritage Park welcomes the Randy Miner Memorial “Country Run.”
This event, which used to be called simply the Country Run, was founded by Miner in 1979 and was popular through two decades kicking off the annual Etna Green Fourth of July parade. As the holiday tradition faded the Country Run died along with it.

Triton Elementary connects with Plymouth, Culver, for Earth Day lessons

May 6, 2014

BOURBON — When entering Triton Elementary School, the familiar smell of old buildings and fresh crayons hits the olfactory receptors in the nose. It triggers the sense of a return to the playground and dried Elmer’s Glue clinging to little hands.

Triton Elementary earns 4-star distinction

April 24, 2014

BOURBON — The coveted “Four Star” designation has been awarded to Triton Elementary School, the School Board learned at its regular meeting last Monday.
Triton Elementary joins only three other area schools in receiving this designation based upon last year’s statistical results. The other three are Webster Elementary in Plymouth, Bremen High School, and John Glenn High School.

Triton students schooled in making ends meet

April 24, 2014

BOURBON — “I don’t have any money left to spend!” said one seventh-grader as he ruefully examined his checkbook register upon finishing his tour of Triton Jr./Sr. High School’s Reality Store. He had been randomly assigned a fictitious occupation which, to his dismay, did not pay enough to cover basic household expenses.
This lesson in life was presented last Wednesday to all seventh and eighth-graders by employees of the main headquarters of Lake City Bank in Warsaw. The bank offers this look at the reality of life to all area junior high classes.

Triton Jr.-Sr. High honor roll

April 17, 2014

Triton Jr.-Sr. High School
Term 2 Grading Period 1
All A honor roll
Grade 7: Jenna Nicole Swihart, Mary Ann Yeo, Fiona Elaine Young
Grade 8: Emily Jane Chickering, Kate Marie Gardner, Courtney Rae Jennings, Meghan Joy Kauffman, Amaya Nichole Lynd, Kolbie Sara Mason, Merle Dean Miller, Tatum Paige Miller, Emma Nicole Ross, Nicole Joy Sechrist, Ryan Michael Snyder, Drew Preston Stichter, Isaac David Graham Wall, Hannah Kaelyn Wanemacher
Grade 9: Mace Gregory Eads, Aimee Joy Gladieux, Michael Richard Hefner, MariKathryn Ann Hepler

Bourbon Council names two to superintendent role

April 17, 2014

BOURBON — The resignation of Mike Shoda, Wastewater and Water Department superintendent, was announced last Tuesday at the Bourbon Town Council meeting. Shoda has accepted another job outside the county. The Council voted to hire two new superintendents to fill the position Shoda occupied. They are both from within the ranks of town employees, and will be paid $19.66 per hour each. They are Lynn Donathen, Water Department superintendent, and Steve Stacy, Wastewater and Storm Water superintendent. Both were present to be introduced at the meeting.

Triton School Corporation is recognized nationally for commitment to music education

April 11, 2014

BOURBON — Triton received the SupportMusic Merit Award from the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation last week for its outstanding commitment to music education.
The designation was revealed during the NAMM Foundation’s announcement of 2014’s Best Communities for Music Education (BCME).

Triton to participate in SFSP

April 11, 2014

BOURBON — The Triton School Corporation has announced plans to participate in the Summer Food Service Program. Free meals will be made available to all children, 1 to 18 years, and to persons older than 18 years who are enrolled in a state-approved educational program for the mentally or physically disabled. Free meals will be provided to all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. There will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.

Blue-ribbon project

April 11, 2014

Triton Elementary fifth-grader Trenton Barnhart (pictured) received a first-place ribbon / Purdue Agriculture Research Award and Serim Research Award for his Trash Gas and Biomass Energy project at the regional level Science Fair competitions held at Notre Dame on March 22.
Other Triton representatives included: Jared Bules, sixth grade, second-place ribbon — (topic — Eggmosis); Gavin Greer, sixth grade, third-place ribbon (topic — Popcorn and Temperature); and Macclain Middaugh, fourth grade, first-place ribbon ( topic — Germs).

BPD wraps up Operation Pullover Blitz

April 3, 2014

BOURBON — As Operation Pullover Blitz #78 has come to an end, officers from the Bourbon Police Department have worked extra hours to keep people safe over the St. Patrick’s Day holiday. Five officers have worked an extra 18 hours just in Bourbon during this Blitz that focused on aggressive driving and impaired driving.

Events Calendar

S M T W T F S
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
31
 
 
 
Add to calendar
S M T W T F S
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
31
 
 
 
Add to calendar
PERU — Four years, four straight championships. But lest you think the feeling ever gets old, think...
CULVER — Culver Academies earned dual second-place regional finishes behind Warsaw, and the Eagles...
Sports Illustrated's Andy Staples explains why Florida State and Notre Dame both look like College...

 

.

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes