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Archive for February, 2019

IHSAA Commissioner Bobby Cox reminds fans, coaches, administrators of sportsmanship expectations

February 26, 2019

To: Member School Principals, Athletic Administrators, Head Boys Basketball Coaches From: Bobby Cox, Commissioner Re: Sportsmanship Reminder As we embark upon the 109th Annual IHSAA Boys’ Basketball Tournament, the Association wants to remind you of our expectations of exemplary sportsmanship. The highest level of proper sportsmanship must be exhibited throughout the IHSAA Basketball Tournament...
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Forwards Richard, Meister power Ancilla to victory

February 26, 2019

Forwards Richard, Meister power Ancilla to victory PLYMOUTH – Ancilla College lost the first half, but won the second half and the game as they beat Lansing Community College 63-59 Monday night in a Michigan Community College Athletic Association game at the LifePlex. One a night when the Lady Chargers could not find the...
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Buzzer beater beats Ancilla

February 26, 2019

Buzzer beater beats Ancilla PLYMOUTH – Tevin Taylor hit a 16-foot shot from just above the foul line as time expired, to lift Lansing Community College (15-12, 12-5) to a 79-77 win over Ancilla on Monday night in a Michigan Community College Athletic Association game at the LifePlex. Ancilla had led by as many...
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Red Storm drops two to Warsaw

February 26, 2019

Jr. High girls basketball Red Storm drops two to Warsaw PLYMOUTH – Last week the 8th Grade Lady Redstorm battled in two hard fought conference games vs the Warsaw middle schools, Edgewood and Lakeview falling to Edgewood 35-34 and to Lakeview by a 26-20 score. On Tuesday the girls traveled to with the Lady...
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Bremen’s Feldman named to Hoosier Basketball’s top 60

February 26, 2019

Bremen’s Feldman named to Hoosier Basketball’s top 60 INDIANAPOLIS – Hoosier Basketball Magazine’s has named their top 60 senior girls’ basketball players for 2018-2019. The girls were selected from approximately 1,300 senior players statewide. Statistical evaluation, game observation and statewide research were conducted during the season and throughout the state tournament to determine Hoosier...
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Chicago Cubs Hall of Famer Ryne Sandberg to headline All-Star luncheon

February 26, 2019
Chicago Cubs Hall of Famer Ryne Sandberg to headline All-Star luncheon

The luncheon is scheduled for Tuesday, June 18, at the Century Center with proceeds to benefit Beacon Children’s Hospital SOUTH BEND, IN – Major League Baseball Hall of Famer and Chicago Cubs All-Star Ryne Sandberg will be the special guest at the 2019 Midwest League All-Star Game and will be the keynote speaker at...
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Betty Jean Schaefer, 77, of Knox

February 26, 2019
Betty Jean Schaefer, 77, of Knox

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Plymouth Board of Public Works Supports Possible Townhouse Projects on Water Street

February 25, 2019
Plymouth Board of Public Works Supports Possible Townhouse Projects on Water Street

Monday evening the Plymouth Board and Public Works and Safety were asked to support a non-traditional Habitat for Humanity building project in the city’s downtown district. Dean Byers, Executive Director of the Marshall County Habitat for Humanity, Brent Martin, local architect and a representative from Neighborhood Development Associates in South Bend appeared before the...
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Riverside Students Learn About DNA through Extraction Lab

February 25, 2019
Riverside Students Learn About DNA through Extraction Lab

Sarah Gillard’s 6th-grade SOAR class at Riverside Intermediate School recently completed a DNA Lab where students extracted DNA from both strawberries and bananas. SOAR stands for Securing Outstanding Academics at Riverside. Students in the SOAR class meet daily and the time is used to provide students with additional learning opportunities through hands-on remediation and...
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SGT. Laffoon Arrest Steven Rice for OWI with Prior

February 25, 2019
SGT. Laffoon Arrest Steven Rice for OWI with Prior

Saturday night, February 23rd near 10:30  Sgt. Nicholas Laffoon of Marshall County Police Department responded with several other officers to a complaint of a vehicle that had run off of the roadway at 4B Road and Plymouth LaPorte Trail. After contacting the driver of the vehicle and performing an investigation, probable cause was found...
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Selling Chicken Noodle Dinner Tickets offers PHS Upperclassmen a Way to Save Money on Prom Tickets

February 25, 2019
Selling Chicken Noodle Dinner Tickets offers PHS Upperclassmen a Way to Save Money on Prom Tickets

Plymouth High School juniors and seniors, who plan on attending prom this year, can save money on the price of a prom ticket if they take part in a fundraising opportunity going on now. Every year the PHS junior class hosts a homemade chicken noodle carryout dinner! Juniors and seniors can sell prepaid dinner...
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Plymouth High School Welcomes New Health Science Instructor

February 25, 2019
Plymouth High School Welcomes New Health Science Instructor

Tyler Scutchfield is excited to start her new career in education as the new Health Science instructor at Plymouth High School. She has been a registered nurse since the summer of 2015, after graduating from Valparaiso University with a bachelor of science in nursing. “After graduation, I moved to Colorado Springs to start my...
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Culver Police Plans Aggressive Driving Patrols this March

February 25, 2019
Culver Police Plans Aggressive Driving Patrols this March

Spring is just around the corner. As temperatures rise, and winter ice and snow recede from the roads, Hoosier drivers are tempted to increase their speeds and take more risks behind the wheel. The Culver Police Department (CPD) and about 230 law-enforcement agencies across Indiana are warning drivers of increased patrols this March for...
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Miller’s and Kiwanis Host Pancake Breakfast

February 25, 2019
Miller’s and Kiwanis Host Pancake Breakfast

Miller’s Assisted Living Facility and the Plymouth Kiwanis Club partnered together this week on a Pancake Breakfast in honor of National Pancake Month.  Miller’s dietary department cooked the pancakes and bacon and provided the venue while the Kiwanis members served the food and cleared tables.  The public was invited to attend for a mere...
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PLYMOUTH LIONS CLUB INSTALLS A NEW MEMBER AND HEARS FROM BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA

February 25, 2019
PLYMOUTH LIONS CLUB INSTALLS A NEW MEMBER AND HEARS FROM BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA

Plymouth Lions Club President, Doug Feece, recently inducted Ruben Ottenwalder as a new member of the club.  All who were present welcomed him into the organization. Clarence Shively presented to the club a local Boy Scout history.  Boy Scouts of America was incorporated on February 8, 1910.  The Boy Scouts have a room upstairs...
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Young Supports Measures to Protect Innocent Life

February 25, 2019
Young Supports Measures to Protect Innocent Life

Monday, U.S. Senator Todd Young (R-Ind.) voiced support for new U.S. Department of Health and Human Services regulations that will prevent Title X family planning funds from being used in a location where abortion activities are performed. Senator Young was among 41 senators and 153 representatives who sent a letter asking the Trump Administration...
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Indiana has Too Many Vacant Homes, Ball State Study Finds

February 25, 2019
Indiana has Too Many Vacant Homes, Ball State Study Finds

When it comes to Indiana housing industry, the factors of supply and demand are working well on a local level, says new research from Ball State University. While the Indianapolis area is in a building boom, areas of the state that have experienced population loss are most at risk of too many empty single-family...
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Water Task Force in Marshall County Looks at Septic Issues

February 24, 2019
Water Task Force in Marshall County Looks at Septic Issues

The Marshall County Water Task Force and the County Health Department were on WTCA’s What’s Your Opinion Show last Thursday.  During that interview they promised to post a link that the general public could access where the discussion from the recent public joint workshop with the County Commissioners and County Council could be accessed....
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Bremen Police Department Plans Aggressive Driving Patrols this March

February 24, 2019
Bremen Police Department Plans Aggressive Driving Patrols this March

Spring is just around the corner. As temperatures rise, and winter ice and snow recede from the roads, Hoosier drivers are tempted to increase their speeds and take more risks behind the wheel. The Bremen Police Department and about 230 law-enforcement agencies across Indiana are warning drivers of increased patrols this March for aggressive...
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PHS Speech Team Sectional Win

February 24, 2019
PHS Speech Team Sectional Win

The Plymouth High School Speech Team not only won the sectional tournament held on Saturday, February 23, but also established a new school record for the number of first place champions. Plymouth had a champion in 13 of the 14 events offered. Competitors placing in the top six in their event won a bid...
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