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Archive for December, 2011

Union North Transportation Fund Close to Red

December 9, 2011
Union North Transportation Fund Close to Red

 12/12/11 Transportation costs for the Union-North United School Corporation became a topic of discussion at the school board’s meeting on December 8 after they received notice from Treasurer Debbie Rubesha that the fund will be $55,570 in the red by the end of 2011. Rubesha was not at the meeting, but in correspondence to...
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Ancilla College Helps Needy with Angel Tree

December 9, 2011
Ancilla College Helps Needy with Angel Tree

12/12/11 Ancilla College students, faculty, and staff recently collected gifts for 30 needy children of local families as part of the annual “Angel Tree” collection. Those interested in donating were able to pick an angel card from the tree.  Each card included a wish list of one of the children.  In all, the 30...
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Coats Introduces Bill to Reform FDA Mission, Encourage Job Creation

December 9, 2011
Coats Introduces Bill to Reform FDA Mission, Encourage Job Creation

12/1211 Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) Thursday introduced legislation to clarify and reform the mission of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in order to promote job creation. The FDA Mission Reform Act would require the FDA to establish a predictable, consistent and transparent regulatory environment. “The current regulatory environment created by the FDA has forced...
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Tough loss for PHS Swimming

December 9, 2011
Tough loss for PHS Swimming

In last night’s swim meet against Goshen the boys were led by 3 individual victories – Elliot Eads in the 50 free, Jared Hill in the 500 free and Tom Serf in the 100 back. Achieving season bests were Matt Pearson in the 200 and 500 free, Levi Schuler in the 200 free and 100...
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2011 Boys & Girls BI-COUNTY Draw

December 9, 2011

BOYS BI-COUNTY TOURNAMENT DRAW   (Jan.17-21) DATE     GM        SCHEDULE (EASTERN STANDARD TIME)               SITE            ROUND Jan. 17    1           Bremen at Argos,                          8 pm           Argos        First round Jan. 17    2           New Prairie at Oregon-Dav             8 pm       Oregon-Davis   First round Jan. 17...
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County Receives $172,445 in EMA Grant Money

December 8, 2011
County Receives $172,445 in EMA Grant Money

12/09/11 This week Marshall County EMA Director, Clyde Avery updated the commissioners on the various grants he was able to obtain this year from the Department of Homeland Security. Marshall County received money and equipment including the Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG) which is a 50% reimbursement of Avery’s salary and benefits.  The total...
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Trooper Recognized at Drug Free Community Council Awards Ceremony

December 8, 2011
Trooper Recognized at Drug Free Community Council Awards Ceremony

12/09/11 Earlier this week Indiana State Police Senior Trooper Mick Dockery was recognized by the St. Joseph County Drug Free Community Council at their 1st Annual Awards Ceremony held in Mishawaka. Dockery and his K-9 partner Hondo were honored by the DFCC with the Excellence in Criminal Justice Award.  Dockery a twelve year veteran...
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ACMC this Saturday

December 8, 2011
ACMC this Saturday

12/09/11 The Arts Council of Marshall Council will hold their December meeting is this Saturday, December 10th at the new Heartland Artists location, at 103 West LaPorte Street in Plymouth at 10:00 am. Agenda for the meeting includes a discussion of their new website and artists’ registry as well as the ongoing program of...
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Riverside Math-A-Thon Raises $1,700 for St. Jude’s

December 8, 2011
Riverside Math-A-Thon Raises $1,700 for St. Jude’s

12/09/11 In the spirit of giving and caring for others, Riverside Intermediate School held their annual Math-a-Thon to raise funds for St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.  The Math-a- Thon is led each year by math teacher, Tara Sharp.  Students collect pledges for working math problems and all of the monies are then donated to St....
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Plymouth School Board Considers Retirement of Roger Smith

December 8, 2011
Plymouth School Board Considers Retirement of Roger Smith

12/09/11 The Plymouth School Board has scheduled a regular meeting for December 13 at 6:30 p.m.. The meeting time differs from the usual time of7:00 p.m. The Board is expected to consider the retirements of Rodger Smith, Assistant Superintendent; Monty Pedan, PHS Foreign Language teacher, and Tillie Kain, Riverside Intermediate teacher. If approved, all...
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