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Meth Lab Left in Motel Room Blueberry Weekend Nets a 15 Year Prison Sentence

March 6, 2014
Meth Lab Left in Motel Room Blueberry Weekend Nets a 15 Year Prison Sentence

  David Garman, 35, of Knox, IN was sentenced Thursday, March 6, in Marshall Superior Court 1 to 15 years imprisonment for manufacturing methamphetamine, a Class B felony.  In open court, Garman admitted he manufactured methamphetamine in a room at the Super 8 Motel on Oak Drive in Plymouth.  He was given a room...
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Howard Sentenced to 12 years for Dealing in Methamphetamine

March 6, 2014
Howard Sentenced to 12 years for Dealing in Methamphetamine

  Mark Howard, 30, of rural Argos was sentenced Thursday, March 6, in Marshall Superior Court No. 1 to 12 years imprisonment for his role in selling  methamphetamine to an undercover informant.    Judge Robert O. Bowen approved an agreement reached between Chief Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Nelson Chipman and defense attorney Joseph V. Simanski,...
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County Police Investigate Truck/Train Accident in Tippecanoe

March 6, 2014
County Police Investigate Truck/Train Accident in Tippecanoe

  03/07/14  On Wednesday, March 5th at approximately 11:03 A.M. officers with the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched to a car verses train accident on State Road 331 near Illinois Street in Tippecanoe. As Officer Travis O’Neal arrived on the scene he learned that 42 year old Tracia S. Blackman of Fulton County...
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February Activity Report, M.C. Sheriff’s Department

March 6, 2014
February Activity Report, M.C. Sheriff’s Department

  03/07/14  Marshall County Sheriff, Tom Chamberlin released his department Activity Report for the month of February.  The Top Ten reasons people were booked into the Marshall County Jail during February 2014 were: #10.  Possession of a Controlled Substance #  9.  Public Intoxication #  8.  Court Order Hearing #  7.  Operator Never Licensed # ...
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Conservation Officers Respond to Water Rescue (Fulton)

March 6, 2014
Conservation Officers Respond to Water Rescue (Fulton)

  Fulton County-Indiana Conservation Officers responded to the Tippecanoe River in Fulton County Wednesday evening for the initial report of a one person on top of a vehicle in the water. Officers located the vehicle near the Menominee Public Access Site on the Tippecanoe River and rescued one individual from the water. Joshua Sexton...
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Activities at Triton Elementary School

March 6, 2014
Activities at Triton Elementary School

    Bourbon-Triton School Superintendent Donna Burroughs recently sent several news releases for activities and acknowledgements for students in the various schools in Bourbon.  The Most Improved STARS students from the first semester at Triton Elementary School being recognized for gaining the mostprogress in their Reading Composite Scores were: (Seated) Tyler Sumpter in 4th grade,...
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3 Arrested during Probation Home Checks

March 6, 2014
3 Arrested during Probation Home Checks

  Plymouth-The Indiana State Police were assisting the Marshall County Probation Department with home visits. They arrived at 701 N. 7th Street in Plymouth to complete a check on Melinda Chmielewski.  Upon further investigation methamphetamines along with pills were located.   Anthony Long, a Marshall County probationer was located hiding in the bathroom. The Plymouth...
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Arrested for Public Intox

March 6, 2014
Arrested for Public Intox

  03/06/14  On Wednesday, February 5th at 2:57 A.M. Plymouth Police Officer Wally Derifield responded to the County Place Apartments in reference to a complaint.  Arriving there Officer Derifield located and arrested 21 year old Daniel Bradley of Illinois for Public Intoxication.  Also arrested was 18 year old Tabitha Letson from North Judson for...
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School Board Approves $480K in Summer Projects

March 6, 2014
School Board Approves $480K in Summer Projects

03/06/14 The Plymouth Schools will begin taking quotes for a number of summer projects. The projects are projected to total approximately $481,500 including a 9 percent contingency reserve. The list of proposed projects was presented the Dave Schoff, head of maintenance for the corporation. The projects are part of a ten-year maintenance program. Projects...
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Bremen Post to Conduct Sobriety Checkpoint

March 5, 2014

  03/06/14 Indiana State Police Sergeant Maurice Wilkins has announced a sobriety checkpoint that will be held in St. Joseph County by Bremen Post Troopers. The checkpoint will start during the evening hours of Friday March 7, 2014. Motorists are asked to have their driver’s license and vehicle registrations available when entering the checkpoint....
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