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County Council Begins Work to Cut $450,000 from 2014 Budget Request

August 20, 2013
County Council Begins Work to Cut $450,000 from 2014 Budget Request

    08/21/13 Members of the Marshall County Council spent nearly the whole day Tuesday reviewing the 2014 budget requests.  The General Fund budget requests are $8,985,691 compared to this year’s approved budget of $8,331,335.  County Auditor Penny Lukenbill estimated the need to cut a total of $450,000 to $480,000.  With most of the...
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Local Twirlers Compete at State Fair

August 20, 2013
Local Twirlers Compete at State Fair

  08/21/13 On Saturday, August 17th, PHS students Alicia Dennie and Jillian Smith traveled to the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis to compete in the 2013 State Fair Baton Twirling Competition.  Both girls did very well coming home with a combined 16 first place trophies.  As a pair, the girls won Intermediate and Advanced...
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Indiana’s Unemployment Rate Remaind Steady, Marshall County’s Rate Increases Slightly

August 20, 2013
Indiana’s Unemployment Rate Remaind Steady, Marshall County’s Rate Increases Slightly

  08/21/13 For the Fourth month in a row Indiana’s private sector has experienced significant growth as July’s job gains totaled 5,900. The Trade, Transportation and Utilities (10,800) and Professional and Business Services (4,100) sectors far outweighed losses in the Construction (-3,400) and Manufacturing (-2,000) sectors. The Hoosier State has now added over 203,000 private...
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CONGRESSWOMAN WALORSKI RETURNS FROM TRIP TO ISRAEL

August 20, 2013
CONGRESSWOMAN WALORSKI RETURNS FROM TRIP TO ISRAEL

  08/21/13 Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) recently returned from Israel where she gained firsthand understanding of some of our nation’s most pressing foreign policy challenges.  During the trip, Walorski met with senior Israeli and Palestinian leaders and learned more about the U.S.-Israel relationship, Israel’s security situation, and current political and economic trends in the...
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Vietnam Moving Wall Memorial Coming to Three Oaks, MI

August 20, 2013
Vietnam Moving Wall Memorial Coming to Three Oaks, MI

  08/21/13  A half size replica of the Washington D.C. Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial has been touring the country for the past 20 years and will be making an appearance in Three Oaks, MI this Thursday through Sunday .  The memorial is a tribute to fallen heroes of the Vietnam War and is inscribed with...
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WorkOne and Heartland RV Host Hiring Event Thursday in Elkhart

August 20, 2013
WorkOne and Heartland RV Host Hiring Event Thursday in Elkhart

  08/21/13  WorkOne will be teaming up with recreational vehicle manufacturer  Heartland to host a hiring event to find qualified candidates for numerous positions available in Elkhart County.  On Thursday, August 22nd from 2:00 p.m. till 6:00 p.m. job seekers should come to the event at the Elkhart D.A.V. Facility located at 1205 Middleton...
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WGU Indiana Commits to Another Year with No Tuition Increase

August 20, 2013
WGU Indiana Commits to Another Year with No Tuition Increase

  08/21/13 As the cost of higher education continues to increase nationwide, WGU Indianaannounces it will not raise tuition for a fourth straight year. The online university has kept its tuition at $6,000 per year since its inception in 2010, making it an affordable option for those looking to go further in their education....
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Application Deadline Nears for State Park Deer Reduction Hunts

August 20, 2013
Application Deadline Nears for State Park Deer Reduction Hunts

  08/21/13 The deadline for hunters to apply for this year’s state park deer reduction hunts is Aug. 25. Hunters must apply online by visiting Hunting.IN.gov and clicking on the “Reserved Hunt Info” link. Paper applications are not available.  Deer reduction hunts reduce the ecological damage that deer herds cause in state parks by...
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Terry Daugherty – 56 – from Plymouth

August 19, 2013

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14U Softball Win Denver Days Tournament

August 19, 2013
14U Softball Win Denver Days Tournament

  08/20/13  Coach Rick Brown recently took his 14U Travel Softball team to Denver, IN to compete in the annual “Denver Days” lions festival tournament. The girls finished in 1st place.     In the championship game Plymouth Fusion faced off against North Miami and the Fusion pounded out 22 hits to go on and...
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