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A student opened fire at a high school in Washington state on Friday, wounding an unknown number of victims before killing himself with a gun.
Below is posted the date and time of the Starke/Pulaski County Drainage Board meeting for November.
STARKE COUNTY SURVEYORâ€™S OFFICE
DENNIS ESTOK SURVEYOR
53 EAST MOUND STREET
KNOX, INDIANA 46534
NOVEMBER 2014 DRAINAGE BOARD MEETINGS
STARKE/PULASKI--------------------THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH, 2014 @ 8:30 A.M.
STARKE, STARKE/MARSHALL, AND 3-COUNTY DRAINAGE BOARD WILL NOT MEET IN NOVEMBER
ALL MEETINGS ARE HELD IN THE COMMISSIONERS MEETING ROOM IN THE ANNEX BUILDING
ALL MEETINGS ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
ALL MEETING TIMES ARE LOCAL/ CENTRAL TIME
MARSHALL COUNTY/ PLYMOUTH â€” A partnership between the Marshall County Humane Society, the City of Plymouth and an organization called "Neuter Scooter could help save the lives of untold numbers of cats.
â€˘ Plymouth Chamber of Commerce Downtown Halloween Parade and Trick-or-Treating day is Saturday, Oct. 25, 1-3 p.m. Parade route is down Michigan Street; trick or treating follows.
â€˘ Plymouth Public Library's annual â€śTrick or Treat Open Houseâ€ť also from 1 to 3 p.m.
â€˘ The Newton Center in Lakeville's Haunted School continues from 8 to 11 p.m., Friday, Oct.24 and Saturday, Oct. 25. Entry is $5.
â€˘ Haunted Horse Barn at the Argos Fairgrounds is 7 - 10 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $2 per person.
â€˘ City/Town Trick or treating times: 5-7 p.m., Friday Oct. 31. (includes
LAKEVILLE â€“ A job description for a weight room supervisor brought out concerns about a school policy that may leave the school and students vulnerable on legal and security fronts.
Superintendent Mitchell Mawhorter said the position is justified for several reasons, including because the room is used on a regular basis by students and non-students, without supervision. These non-students are adults who are not affiliated with the school.
In addition, school officials are unsure how many keys to the room are in use.
The Common Council will hold their meeting at the Garro Street location at 6:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. or immediately following the Board of Public Works and Safety meeting
â€˘ Call to Order, Pledge of Allegiance, Prayer, Roll Call
â€˘ Minutes for Approval
â€˘ Minutes of Regular Session of October 13, 2014
â€˘ Public Hearing â€“ Additional Appropriations Plymouth Public Library
â€˘ Unfinished Business
â€˘ Reports by Council Members on previous business
â€˘ Reports by the Mayor on previous business
â€˘ Reports by the City Attorney on previous business
The Board of Public Works and Safety will meet on October 27.
Board of Public Works and Safety
â€˘ Call to Order, Roll Call
â€˘ Minutes for Approval
â€˘ Regular Session of the Board of Public Works and Safety Meeting of October 13, 2014
â€˘ Open Qualifications for US EPA Brownsfield Assessment Grant
â€˘ Board Members â€“ Mayor
â€˘ Department Heads
â€˘ Utility Superintendent:
â€˘ Building Commissioner
â€˘ Fire Chief
â€˘ Police Chief
â€˘ Street Superintendent
WARSAW â€” A worker at a processing plant in Warsaw was injured in an accident this morning on the plant's loading docks.
According to a news release from the Kosciusko County Sheriffâ€™s Department, deputies and emergency personnel responded today at approximately 11:02 a.m. to the location of the Creighton Brothers Processing Plant, 6500 West Crystal Lake Road, Warsaw, in regards to a forklift accident. Officers were initially advised that an employee was pinned underneath a forklift near the loading-dock portion of the business.
KNOX/GARY â€” Police say an Indiana man has now definitively confessed to killing seven women whose bodies were found over the weekend in northwestern Indiana. One of those women previously lived in Knox.
Christine Williams is one of the seven victims identified by Gary police and tied to Darren Vann, 43.
SOUTH BEND â€” Kosciusko County Deputies arrested a South Bend man involved with Mondayâ€™s early morning burglary of the Tippecanoe Valley Middle School.
Kosciusko County Sheriffâ€™s Deputies, along with the assistance of the Kosciusko County D.T.F. and South Bend Metro Special Operations Section, arrested Joseph Luis Stoll II, 30, South Bend, shortly before noon Tuesday. Stoll has preliminarily been charged with felony theft, along with felony burglary with intent, after allegedly breaking and entering into the Tippecanoe Valley Middle School yesterday.