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County Plan Commission to Consider Ordinance Amendment on Wind Turbines

February 27, 2013
County Plan Commission to Consider Ordinance Amendment on Wind Turbines

  02/28/13 Members of the Marshall County Plan Commission will resume their consideration of a proposed amendment to the county’s Wind Energy Ordinance.  Last month Stephen Snyder from Snyder Morgan LLP in Syracuse presented an ordinance amendment that would basically make it impossible for a commercial grade wind turbine system to locate within the...
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Speed & Alcohol Maybe Factor in One Vehicle Crash on 13th Road

February 27, 2013
Speed & Alcohol Maybe Factor in One Vehicle Crash on 13th Road

   02/28/13  On Tuesday, February 26th at approximately 6:15 PM, Marshall County Police along with the Plymouth Fire Department and EMS responded to 13th Road west of Olive Trail for a one vehicle accident. Arriving at the scene it was discovered that 27 year old Brandon E. Hensley of Argos had traveled off the...
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Donnelly: Arbitrary Sequester Cuts Put Hoosier Priorities at Risk

February 27, 2013
Donnelly: Arbitrary Sequester Cuts Put Hoosier Priorities at Risk

  02/28/13 Senator Joe Donnelly spoke Wednesday with Indiana media to discuss the impact of the indiscriminate spending cuts known as sequestration on Hoosiers.  Indiana will see deep cuts to military installations, public safety, education, and public health if these cuts are allowed to go into effect as scheduled.  Donnelly’s office released a fact...
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Mayor’s Youth Council Report

February 27, 2013
Mayor’s Youth Council Report

  02/27/13 Several members of the Mayor’s Youth Council attended Monday night’s Common Council meeting.  Youth Council President, Karly Gruett reported to the Council the successes and accomplishments the group has had over the last two years. One of the first issues placed on them by Mayor Senter was determining name options for the...
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Karly Keiper of Walkerton Honored for Student Teaching in Special Education

February 27, 2013
Karly Keiper of Walkerton Honored for Student Teaching in Special Education

  02/28/13 The Indiana Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) named Butler elementary education major Karly Keiper as Outstanding Student Chapter Teacher of the Year Feb. 21. The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) is an international professional association dedicated to improving the educational success of children with disabilities and/or gifts and talents. A senior from...
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Sen. Head: Senate Approves Legislation to Promote Student Safety in Schools

February 27, 2013
Sen. Head: Senate Approves Legislation to Promote Student Safety in Schools

  02/28/13 Legislation authored by State Sen. Randy Head (R-Logansport) to protect children and staff members in schools passed the Senate today by a vote of 49-1. As amended, Senate Bill 345 would establish a Commission on Seclusion and Restraint in Schools to develop a model plan for Indiana schools on the proper methods,...
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Indiana Sheriffs’ Association Position on Gun Control

February 27, 2013
Indiana Sheriffs’ Association Position on Gun Control

  02/28/13 Indiana’s Sheriffs join our Nation as we mourn the loss of the precious lives at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012.  In the aftermath of that tragic day, much focus has been directed at issues pertaining to guns and gun control. While the debate stirs strong feelings across our country,...
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Teegarden-Tyner Days at Sebring, FL.

February 27, 2013
Teegarden-Tyner Days at Sebring, FL.

  02/28/13 Thirty-seven members of the Teegarden-Tyner Reunion met on Saturday, February 16, 2013 at Homer’s Smorgasbord Restaurant at noon.  Last year there were eighty-four people attending the reunion.  It is always held on the 3rd Saturday in February.   President Joe Bottorff brought the meeting to order and began by thanking Vice President...
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A+ ADULT DAY SERVICE GRAND OPENING RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY

February 27, 2013
A+ ADULT DAY SERVICE GRAND OPENING RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY

  02/28/13 Scott Bradshaw, owner and president of Homemakers A+ Service, located in Dyer, IN, along with  executive director, Ken Hodges hosted a grand opening Open House with a ribbon cutting ceremony by the Starke County Chamber of Commerce for their new location at 1911 South Heaton Street, Knox, IN  46534.   The ceremony took...
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ND Football Player Speaks at School of Inquiry

February 27, 2013
ND Football Player Speaks at School of Inquiry

  02/28/13 Stephon Tuitt,   All American Defensive End for Notre Dame was a guest speaker Wednesday at the Weidner School of Inquiry in Plymouth High School.  Stephon is a sophomore at Notre Dame with an amazing story of having goals, working towards them, and perseverance.   The Weidner School of Inquiry students were inspired by...
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