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Kathy Bottorff


MAKING WAVES OpEd for October 2012

October 3, 2012
MAKING WAVES OpEd for October 2012

  10/03/12 When the first of October comes around, most people can be found reveling in the changes of the season, adapting to the colder weather and beginning preparations for Halloween.  That holiday is the one night of the year when children and adults alike can wear masks to become their favorite superhero; but...
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3 year old Child Dies after Headboard Falls on Him

October 2, 2012
3 year old Child Dies after Headboard Falls on Him

  10/03/12 The Marshall County Dispatch Center received a 9-1-1 Sunday afternoon at 1:32 for two children injured in an unusual accident.  The caller said a heavy headboard had fallen on two children, ages 3 and 5, in the 12000 block 4A Road.  The caller advised that the 3 year old was having difficulty...
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NIPSCO Power Outage Equipment Issue

October 2, 2012
NIPSCO Power Outage Equipment Issue

  10/03/12 Angela Nelson, Public Affairs for NIPSCO said the power outage experienced by thousands of customers in Plymouth, Walkerton, Culver, and Argos was caused by an equipment issue. It was shortly after 3 p.m. Monday when downtown businesses, the schools, big box stores, and residents in Plymouth and further experienced a power outage...
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Arrests by Plymouth Police Officers

October 2, 2012
Arrests by Plymouth Police Officers

  10/03/12  On Tuesday, September 27th at 5:51 PM Plymouth Police Officer Gary Cleveland responded to Wal-Mart in reference to a female shoplifter.   Arriving at the store Officer Cleveland was advised by the loss of prevention employees that they had observed 49 year old Coleen L. Unsicker of Bremen leave the store with two...
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Blake’s Pumpkins Donating to Show With A Cop

October 2, 2012
Blake’s Pumpkins Donating to Show With A Cop

  10/03/12 Autumn is here and now’s the time to start decorating your yard and home for fall.  Blake’s Pumpkins at 13271 Muckshaw Road in Plymouth is teaming up with Plymouth FOP 195 this year to help the less fortunate in the community. Blake’s Pumpkins will be donating 50% of their proceeds to the...
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14th Annual Harvest Festival of Band at PHS Saturday

October 2, 2012
14th Annual Harvest Festival of Band at PHS Saturday

10/03/12 The Plymouth High School Band Department will be hosting their 14th annual Harvest Festival of Bands on Saturday, October 6th. Band Director, Bryan Ames said, “This event is going to be really nice.   We have 11 bands performing and we are starting earlier so we will finish earlier. This is a really big...
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Vintage Military Vehicles Roll into CUTPL

October 2, 2012
Vintage Military Vehicles Roll into CUTPL

  10/03/12 Vintage military trucks from Military Vehicle Preservation Club and Starke County Military Vehicle Collectors Club roll into the  Culver Union Township Public Library on Saturday, October 6th from 9 AM to 3:30 PM. The historic vehicles are being displayed as part of the library’s Military Veterans Honor Program. Over 10 large tables...
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Travis Pastrana at Plymouth Speedway for NitroCross this Saturday

October 2, 2012
Travis Pastrana at Plymouth Speedway for NitroCross this Saturday

  10/03/12 It’s gonna be a WILD one at Plymouth Speedway this coming Saturday night October 6th when Travis Pastrana and his crew, show up to the Speedway firing on all cylinders and looking to uncork a bottle of motorized mayhem at the appropriately dubbed “Nitrocross” event, sanctioned by USAC. Benefitting injured local pro...
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November Park Bus Trip to Four Winds

October 2, 2012
November Park Bus Trip to Four Winds

  10/03/12 Scott Michel, Recreation Director for the Plymouth Park Department is hosting a trip to the Four Winds Casino in New Buffalo, Michigan on Monday, November 19th.  Participants will depart from the Plymouth Public Pool on a Royal Excursion charter bus at 9:00 a.m. and return around 5:00 p.m. Cost for the Park...
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Triton Second Graders Learn at the Dunes

October 2, 2012
Triton Second Graders Learn at the Dunes

  10/03/12 Second graders from Triton Elementary School enjoyed a trip to the Indiana Dunes at the end of September. They studied landforms, did some experiments, and enjoyed the experience away from the classroom. Pictured are Mitchell Powell, Ana Lemler, Cheyenne Young, and Aubrey Sparks. The trip was organized by Triton’s second grade teachers:...
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