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Plymouth School Performance Bonus Delayed

August 29, 2013
Plymouth School Performance Bonus Delayed

08/30/13 Teachers in the Plymouth Schools will have to wait a least a few more weeks to find out if they are eligible for a performance bonus. Teacher evaluations are tied into the ISTEP+ (Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Proposes+) scores that are not being released by the IDOE (Indiana Department of Education) until...
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Minor Injuries in Crash at South Michigan and 11th Roads

August 29, 2013

08/30/13  On Wednesday, August 28th at approximately 3:40 p.m. Marshall County Sheriff’s Deputy Jonathan Bryant responded to a two vehicle accident at Michigan and 11th Roads.  Arriving on the scene Officer Bryant learned that 26 year old Shawn Hyndman of Argos driving a blue, Chrysler P.C. and was distracted by a passing school bus. ...
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266 new students welcomed at Culver Academies

August 29, 2013
266 new students welcomed at Culver Academies

  08/30/13 Culver Academies welcomed 266 new students, including 19 local students, to campus at its annual matriculation ceremony on Monday, Aug. 26, marking the official start of the school’s 119th year. Classes started on Tuesday, Aug. 27, with 810 students, which is the highest total enrollment since the 1982-83 school year. There are...
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Grants announced for 22 Indiana Lake and River Enhancement (LARE) projects

August 29, 2013
Grants announced for 22 Indiana Lake and River Enhancement (LARE) projects

  08/30/13 New grants for the care of Indiana’s water bodies totaling $768,500 have been awarded through the Lake and River Enhancement (LARE) program, part of the DNR Division of Fish & Wildlife. The LARE program funds biological, engineering, construction and watershed land treatment projects throughout the state.        The projects involve 14 counties and...
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Ancilla Faculty, Staff Trained and Ready for New School Year

August 29, 2013
Ancilla Faculty, Staff Trained and Ready for New School Year

  08/30/13 Ancilla faculty and staff gathered the week of August 19-23 to participate in a number of professional development and fellowship activities. Ancilla colleagues met each day in preparation for the new school year.  First day events included speeches from the President Dr. Ron May with the State of the College Address, a...
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Panel Discussion and Autograph Session for “Little Savages”

August 29, 2013
Panel Discussion and Autograph Session for “Little Savages”

  08/30/13 The filmmakers behind, and some of the stars of the movie “Little Savages,” which filmed in Culver this month, will join local clergy for a panel discussion on the topic of “Faith, Film, and Contemporary Life” this Saturday, Aug. 31, starting at 11 a.m. at the west pavilion of Culver’s town park. ...
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Huckleberry Clamshell Performs at Farmers’ Market

August 29, 2013
Huckleberry Clamshell Performs at Farmers’ Market

  08/30/13 This Saturday’s Plymouth Farmers’ Market (PFM) will feature the return of Randy Jones of Wagoner’s Music Shop with his students featured in ‘Huckleberry Clamshell’. The Blueberry Festival will be a happening and so is the Market.   The PFM is held Saturdays from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. in River Park Square at...
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U.S. 6 Reopens for Labor Day Weekend

August 29, 2013
U.S. 6 Reopens for Labor Day Weekend

  08/30/13  The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces U.S. 6 will reopen for Labor Day weekend traffic, between U.S. 31 and Lilac Road, by the end of the day tomorrow, Friday, August 30th. Please note: Another brief closure of U.S. 6 is necessary next week before the roadway is reopened permanently. On Tuesday,...
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Miller’s Hosts Senior Picnic in Walkerton

August 29, 2013
Miller’s Hosts Senior Picnic in Walkerton

  08/30/13 Miller’s Senior Living Community of Plymouth joined with Miller’s Merry Manor of Walkerton in hosting a Senior Picnic and Concert held in the new EMS building in Walkerton.  Plymouth Marketing Director Anna Corbett and Walkerton’s Admissions Director Sharon McGee planned the event which was open to seniors in the Walkerton area and...
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ISTEP Scores to be Released Sept. 9

August 28, 2013
ISTEP Scores to be Released Sept. 9

    08/29/13 Indiana schools will be under some pressure to explain ISTEP+ scores in depth when the IDOE (Indiana Department of Education) releases scores to both schools and parents on the same day. School administrators were notified this week that the scores will be released on September 9. In past years, the scores...
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