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Longest Night Service at 1st United Methodist Church in Plymouth

December 8, 2015
Longest Night Service at 1st United Methodist Church in Plymouth

Christmas can be a bittersweet time of year.   Despite what the advertisements and greeting cards say, for many people the approaching holidays are not a joyous time.  As families and friends gather, the pain of those lost can be felt more sharply.  Losses of relationships, health, or jobs cloud our minds.  Ironically, for some...
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No Holiday Break from Scams; Beware the IRS Scam & the Bank Credit Card Scam

December 8, 2015
No Holiday Break from Scams; Beware the IRS Scam & the Bank Credit Card Scam

The Indiana State Police have issued a reminder about two scams that are becoming prevalent again during the holiday season; the IRS scam alleging back taxes are owed and threatening immediate arrest if funds are not wired as directed, and the bank credit card scam alleging your credit card has been suspended and asking...
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Park Board Approves Lease for Home in Prices Memorial Park

December 8, 2015
Park Board Approves Lease for Home in Prices Memorial Park

Mayor Mark Senter honored Bob Beiter for his 14 years of service to the city by serving of the Park Board during Monday’s meeting. Reading a proclamation, Senter said, “Robert Beiter has dedicated his life to this community and had demonstrated in many practical ways his deep and genuine love for this city and...
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Commissioners Table Intergovernmental Agreement with City for Planning Services

December 7, 2015
Commissioners Table Intergovernmental Agreement with City for Planning Services

Marshall County Attorney, Jim Clevenger presented an intergovernmental agreement between the City of Plymouth and the County for Planning Services during Monday’s commissioner meeting.  The only change in the agreement is the amount of the yearly payment to the County.  The payment increased by 2% the same increase city employees for next year.  The...
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Senator Head Speaks on Lower ISTEP+ Test Scores Result of Tougher Test

December 7, 2015
Senator Head Speaks on Lower ISTEP+ Test Scores Result of Tougher Test

Low ISTEP+ scores are a result of the new, more difficult test being graded against the same expectations as the old test, State Senator Randy Head, a Republican from Logansport (represents a portion of Marshall County) said Monday. In 2014, Indiana adopted tougher education standards, which came with a more difficult test. Head said...
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Buggy Tax Passes on 3rd Reading by 2-1 vote

December 7, 2015
Buggy Tax Passes on 3rd Reading by 2-1 vote

Marshall County’s buggy ordinance passed on third and final reading Monday morning during the Commissioner’s meeting by a vote of 2 to 1. Commissioner Kurt Garner voted against the ordinance for the second time stating, “I’m still waiting on a 10 year road plan.” The ordinance, which requires the licensing of horse drawn vehicles,...
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Bremen Police & Fire Report for 11/27 to 12/3/2015

December 7, 2015
Bremen Police & Fire Report for 11/27 to 12/3/2015

The Bremen Police Department released that activity report for November 27th through December 3rd. The Bremen Police Department issued a total of 65 traffic warnings and 18 traffic citations.  Officers also investigated four property damage accidents, on November 30th in the Post Office parking lot, on December 2nd in the Nisco parking lot, and...
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UTILITY BILL PHONE PAYMENT SCAMS ON THE RISE

December 7, 2015
UTILITY BILL PHONE PAYMENT SCAMS ON THE RISE

NIPSCO is warning customers of a rise in telephone scams, which began over the weekend and has continued into Monday. Reports state, the scammers are contacting businesses and residential customers from various 800 numbers claiming to be NIPSCO employees and informing them of a delinquent bill. They tell customers that immediate payment is required or...
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Myers Arrested for Driving While Suspended

December 7, 2015
Myers Arrested for Driving While Suspended

A Plymouth man was arrested early Monday morning following a traffic stop.    About 12:01 a.m. a Deputy with the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of Western Avenue and Council Drive.     During the course of the investigation, it was discovered that the driver,...
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Dedication Ceremony for 17th Habitat House

December 7, 2015
Dedication Ceremony for 17th Habitat House

Dean Byers, Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity of Marshall County announced the dedication ceremony for the 17th family home built in Marshall County. The site is at 910 North Main Street in Bourbon. The ceremony will be this Saturday, December 12, at 1 PM.  The Reverend Tom Harman, will preside.  Reverend Harman is...
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