April 24th, 2014
ELKHART â A win is a win is a win and it doesnât matter how it came, Plymouthâs Pilgrims will take it as they start the NLC season with a second big road win, last night over Concord by a 7-1 final.
For four innings Concord starter Brendon Curry was tossing a perfect game but in the fifth the wheels came off â as they say â as Plymouth was able to put up six runs on just one hit.
Triton tops LaVille
Tritonâs girls tennis team trumped LaVille in a Northern State Conference meet Wednesday night in Bourbon, 4-1.
The Trojans surrendered just four games on the singles courts, where they swept LaVille. Carrie Slabaugh and Holly Stogsdill won at 1 doubles for the Trojans.
LaVilleâs lone win came at 2 doubles in three sets, where Kelci Watts and Katie Simmons battled back for a 3-6, 6-4, 6-3 win over Michal Scherer-Berry and Cassie Irons.
Triton moves to 5-1 overall with a 2-0 conference start with the win.
âą TRITON 4, LaVILLE 1
Dawn M. Ewing
Jan. 2, 1971 - Nov. 13, 2013
TIPPECANOE âÂ Dawn M. Ewing, age 42, died Nov. 13, 2013 in Florida.
She was born Jan. 2, 1971 in Muncie to Glenn R and Joan Smith.
Maximino âMaxâ Mata
May 7, 1965 - April 19, 2014
PLYMOUTH âÂ Maximino âMaxâ Mata, age 48, of Plymouth, passed away at 10:19 a.m., on Saturday, April 19, 2014, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.
Max was born on May 7, 1965, in Santa Rosa, Texas, to Marcelino G. and Maria I. (Longoria) Mata. Max and Crystal Bollenbacher, were married on April 7, 2012, in Plymouth. Max was a machine operator for Bourbon Plastics. He was a member of Saint Michael Catholic Church, in Plymouth.
Robert L. Allmon
April 21, 2014
MISHAWAKA âÂ Robert L. Allmon, 70, of Mishawaka, died at 3:10 p.m. April 21, 2014 at Michiana Health & Rehab Center, Mishawaka.
Services are pending at Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Ellen Marie Ransbottom
April 21, 2014
SOUTH BEND âÂ Ellen Marie Ransbottom, 76, of South Bend, died April 21, 2014.
Palmer Funeral Home-Guisinger Chapel is handling arrangements.
PLYMOUTH â A blood drive for the American Red Cross is set for tomorrow, Thursday, April 24 at the Knights of Columbus in Plymouth.
MARSHALL COUNTY â A woman who claimed that a friend had borrowed her car and got it stuck on railroad tracks late Monday was arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Her car was hit by an eastbound train, but she escaped injury.
This story is featured in today's edition of the Pilot News.
PLYMOUTH â The Mayor's Youth Council is organizing a clean-up effort in downtown Plymouth, including picking up trash along the river. The event is Saturday and the community is invited to take part.
Details on the effort and what you can do to help are included in the article on the front page of the Wednesday, April 23 edition of the Pilot News.
PLYMOUTH â Whole Foods hosted a garden party at Washington Elementary school Tuesday, in cooperation with the 'Seeds to Salad' project.
Find out more about the project in today's Pilot News.
KNOX â On Monday, the Knox School Board made a few personnel changes, appointing Neill Minix as the new girls' varsity basketball coach. and Josh Pugh as middle school principal. Former girls basketball coach Dan Huizenga was not reassigned by the board.