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Archive for July, 2013

1 Dead in Starke County Plane Crash

July 30, 2013
1 Dead in Starke County Plane Crash

  07/31/13  Monday afternoon at approximately 2:50 PM the Starke County Sheriff’s Department  9-1-1 call center received a report of a plane crash.  The caller advised the crash was near State Road 8 along the South end of the Starke County Airport. Arriving on the scene officers from the Starke County Sheriff’s Department and...
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Luck “Jane” Overmyer – 93 – from Culver

July 30, 2013
Luck “Jane” Overmyer – 93 – from Culver

  Click the Van Gilder Funeral Home at right for complete details.
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City Looks to Increase Investment Income with Umbaugh Services

July 29, 2013
City Looks to Increase Investment Income with Umbaugh Services

  07/30/13 Last week members of the Plymouth Common Council voted unanimously to look at a more aggressive investment strategy after Jeff Messer from H. J. Umbaugh explained the services the company would provide to the city. In a PowerPoint presentation Messer explained that he would work with the city to identify the core...
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Local Superintendents Comment on ISTEP Interuption Findings

July 29, 2013
Local Superintendents Comment on ISTEP Interuption Findings

  07/30/13 The Indiana Department of Education (IDOE) released the findings on July 29 from an independent review on what possible effects computer interruptions had on students and schools during the annual ISTEP tests. ISTEP (Indiana Stateside Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) is given to both public and non-public schools in grades 3 through...
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Tuesday’s Water Main Flushing Schedule

July 29, 2013
Tuesday’s Water Main Flushing Schedule

  07/30/13 As of the end of work on Monday every water main south of the railroad tracks that run east to west along Pennsylvania Avenue are flushed and done. Everything on the east side of Michigan Street has been flushed an is complete. Eric Keilman, Distribution System Foreman for the City Water Department...
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FREEDOM PARK PUTTING ON 5K RUN/FAMILY WALK/CONCERT EVENT

July 29, 2013
FREEDOM PARK PUTTING ON 5K RUN/FAMILY WALK/CONCERT EVENT

  07/30/13 As its first major fundraising event, the Freedom Park Committee will be hosting a 5K run, family fun run/walk, and concert event at the Amphitheater in Centennial Park on August 17, 2013. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. with the 5K beginning at 9:00 a.m. and the family fun run/walk beginning at 9:10...
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Potato Creek State Park to Host Tater Traditions on Saturday

July 29, 2013
Potato Creek State Park to Host Tater Traditions on Saturday

    07/30/13 Potato Creek State Park will offer visitors a look back to rural life in the not-to-distant past at “Tater Traditions” on Saturday, August 3rd.  Tater Traditions will focus on life in the mid 1900s with period crafts and contests.  Activities begin at 9:30 a.m. with a tour of one of the...
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Rogge Arrested on Multiple Warrants

July 29, 2013
Rogge Arrested on Multiple Warrants

  07/30/13  On Saturday, July 27th at approximately 10:20 p.m. Plymouth Police Officer Joe Deisch responded to 830 Lincolnway East in reference to a warrant service.  Arriving at the location, Officer Deisch located and arrested 33 year old Curtis L. Rogge of Plymouth for three active warrants out of Marshall County.  Rogge was transported...
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WALORSKI, LUCAS HOST AGRICULTURE ROUNDTABLE IN KNOX

July 29, 2013
WALORSKI, LUCAS HOST AGRICULTURE ROUNDTABLE IN KNOX

  07/30/13 Joined by House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank Lucas (OK-3), Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) Monday hosted a roundtable discussion with Hoosier farmers to address important issues facing the agriculture industry.  Held by Starke County Farm Bureau President Brad Lawrence at LTL Farms in Knox, Walorski and Lucas provided a legislative update on the...
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Uceny Places 5th in Sainsbury Anniversary Games in London

July 29, 2013
Uceny Places 5th in Sainsbury Anniversary Games in London

  07/30/13 Plymouth and Marshall County’s Olympic Champion Morgan Uceny participated in the Sainsbury Anniversary Games in London this past Friday.  Morgan, a professional middle distance runner from Plymouth was back in the stadium where she stumbled to the track during last year’s Olympic finals in the 1500.  The fall was a devastating blow...
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