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Plymouth Street Projects Continue Next Week

August 18, 2011
Plymouth Street Projects Continue Next Week

08/19/11 Phend and Brown are currently working on street projects in the city.  On Monday, August 22nd they will begin work on Markley Street.  This is an extensive project that will include the milling off of the top layer and base patching.  Work will also begin on Shamrock Drive on Monday.  This project includes...
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SANTA’S FIRST STOP!

December 2, 2010
SANTA’S FIRST STOP!

12/03/10 Santa and Mrs. Claus are taking a break from the North Pole to come to the Conservation Clubhouse on Sunday, Dec. 12h at 4:00pm. as part of the Plymouth Park Department’s holiday events.  “Santa’s First Stop” was created last year by Recreation Director Gina Young, and proved to be a success. Your child...
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City Police Make Arrests

September 21, 2010
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Plymouth Police responded to the 1400 block of West Madison Street Friday morning just before 1:00 a.m. for a peeping Tom.  A resident in the apartment called when they saw a man peeking into a window in the home.  As city officers arrived on the scene the suspect fled on foot.  A short chase...
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Pride of Plymouth Marching Band Brings Home a 1st, Again

September 21, 2010
Pride of Plymouth Marching Band Brings Home a 1st, Again

The Pride of Plymouth Marching Band attended the Concord High School marching band invitational on Saturday. For the second week in-a-row, the band placed first at the invitational.  Fairfield was 2nd, John Glenn was 3rd, Northwood, was 4th, and Wawasee was 5th. The Plymouth Band also swept all of the captions awards winning Best...
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Plymouth School Board Adopts Budgets

September 17, 2010
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The Plymouth School Board adopted the 2011 Budget, the Capital Projects Plan and the Bus Replacement Plan during their regular meeting on September 16. The board had held a workshop on August 19 on the matter and then advertised the budget and plans on both August 20 and August 27. A public hearing was...
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Pride Big Winners at Fairfield

September 16, 2010
Pride Big Winners at Fairfield

The Pride of Plymouth Marching Band won the Goshen Invitational this past weekend beating Fairfield High School and five other bands. Fairfield is an annual state finalist so this was a huge accomplishment for PHS students! Plymouth also won the overall award for “Outstanding Music.” This was the first time in MANY years that the Pride...
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Mayor Invites Public to Indiana Main Street Program

September 15, 2010
Mayor Invites Public to Indiana Main Street Program

Mayor Mark Senter is inviting interested community members and downtown business owners to the Downtown Revitalization Committee Wednesday evening. This month’s meeting will begin at 5:30 in the Plymouth Community School Corporation Administration building at 611 East Berkley Street. Mayor Senter has invited Shae Kmicikewycz of the Indiana Main Street Program to speak during...
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Plymouth Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash

September 14, 2010
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On Friday, September 10th at 4:20 PM Sergeant Bruce Carter with the Marshall County Police Department responded to an accident at 9C and Tulip Roads. Upon arriving on the scene Officer Carter located two vehicles, a motorcycle and a pick-up truck.  The driver of the Chevy Pickup Truck was Shay Lloyd of Francisville.  She...
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School Corporation Limits Fliers in Backpacks

September 3, 2010
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09/03/10 The Plymouth Community School System is working on saving trees.  Yes that’s right.  This year they are making a concerted effort to save trees by reducing the amount of paper that is going home with students.   At least twice a week, and maybe more, the various schools in the system get fliers from...
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Coca-Cola Family Fun Day at Park a Huge Success

September 3, 2010
Coca-Cola Family Fun Day at Park a Huge Success

09/03/10 The Plymouth Park Department could not ask for a more generous contribution from Francis Ellert of Coca-Cola.  Francis, the Plant Manager, continues to show his support for the development of family programs here in the Park.  Coca-Cola Family Fun Day brings the kids out for a performance by Jetta and the Jellybeans and...
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Plymouth School Board To Hold Budget Hearing

September 1, 2010
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09/01/10 The Plymouth School Board will meet for a regular session on August 2 at 7:00 p.m. in the Administrative Board Room. A budget hearing is scheduled for the 2011 budgets. Agenda topics include a report on the School Safety Committee and a report on the elementary level ISTEP scores. The agenda indicates that...
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The Plymouth Optimist Club Hosts Blueberry Pancake Breakfast Sunday, September 5 at the Plymouth Airport

August 30, 2010
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08/30/10 The Optimist Club of Plymouth will host its annual Blueberry Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, September 5, 2010 from 7:00 am to 12:00 noon at the Plymouth Airport to raise funds for charitable giving in Marshall County.  Advance tickets are $5.00 for adults; $3.00 for children (5 -12 years old); and children under 5...
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Plymouth Hosts a Regional Humor Speech Contest

August 27, 2010
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08/27/10 This Saturday at the Plymouth Public Library, the Wythougan Toastmasters will be hosting a regional Toastmasters International competition. Two local Toastmaster members, Rodney Jacobs and Annika Piazza will be participating and representing the Wythougan chapter at this year’s Area 13 Speech Contest. Toastmaster chapters throughout the northern Indiana region will be sending up...
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Volunteer Tees it Up and Raises $3,500 for Saint Joseph Health Center

August 27, 2010
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About 30 years ago, Marshall County’s Ginny Buchman fell in love with the game of golf. “That was a long time ago and I still play about the same,” Ginny laughed. “Not very good.” But her efforts a few weeks ago are the equivalent of a 350-yard drive right down the middle. In early...
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July Activity Report for Plymouth Fire and EMS

August 27, 2010
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Plymouth Fire Chief Andy Metsker presented his July Activity Report to the Board of Public Works and Safety Monday evening. There were 183 EMS and Fire alarms during the month of July.  There were 137 EMS calls, 22 medical assists, 7 dispatched and cancelled en route, 3 natural vegetation fires, 2 each: chemical release/reaction...
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Farmers’ Market in Downtown this Saturday

August 27, 2010
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The Plymouth Farmers’ Market has offered tastings throughout the summer depending on what’s in season.  Early on, it was strawberry shortcake with Janice Hurford’s Sunny Acre succulents in early May; blueberry shortcake in July; melon tasting and tomato tasting in August. Still to come is more cheese tasting as well as apples, some dipped...
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3rd Annual Shop With A Cop Road Run this Saturday

August 26, 2010
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The 3rd Annual Plymouth F.O.P. Lodge 195 Road Run is this Saturday, August 28th.  The motorcycle ride begins at the Young Amphitheater in Centennial Park with registration from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Entry fee is $10 for the driver and $10 for the passengers.  Participants will enjoy T-shirts, food, music, and door prizes....
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Plymouth Schools Realize Huge Savings in Utilities Costs

August 25, 2010
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The Plymouth School Corporation could be paying approximately $500,000 less for utilities for 2010 than in previous years. Superintendent Dan Tyree said they needed to find ways to cut the school’s budget when the state made major cuts to the schools general fund this year and last. Tyree gives much of the credit for...
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Plymouth School Board Hears Athletic Council Report

August 24, 2010
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The Plymouth Athletic Council’s yearly report (2009-2010 school year) to the Plymouth School Board on August 19 included a number of recommendations for renovations or repairs to the athletic facilities.   The goal of the council, chaired by Plymouth High School Principal Jim Condon, monitors, evaluates, and suggests changes to the athletic program through...
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City Council Passes 2011 Salary Ordinance with 0% Increase for All

August 24, 2010
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After much discussion the Plymouth Common Council passed the 2011 Salary Ordinances on third and final reading.  City attorney Nelson Chipman presented an amended ordinance that include the reduction of increase from the amended 2% salary increase to a 0% increase for city employees appointed department heads, and fire and police personnel.  As well,...
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