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October 1st, 2014

Shirley K. Boyle

October 1, 2014

Shirley K. Boyle  
June 1, 1938 - Sept. 29, 2014  
HAMLET — Shirley K. Boyle, 76, of Winter Haven, Fla. and Hamlet, passed away at her home in Hamlet on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014.
Shirley was born June 1, 1938 in White County to Russell and Helen (Johnson) McDaniel.

Kenneth Dickson

October 1, 2014

Kenneth Dickson
Dec. 9, 1935 - Sept. 26, 2014
PLYMOUTH — Kenneth I. Dickson, age 78, of Plymouth, passed away, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at 6:47 p.m., at his home.
Kenneth was born on Dec. 9, 1935, in Ober, to Fred and Rena (Dunkleberger) Dickson. Kenneth married the former Barbara Grace Hite on July 15, 1961, in Donaldson. He honorably served his country in the United States Army. He worked at Wicks Lumber and retired from Carter Lumber, Plymouth.

Marilyn R. Bitting

October 1, 2014

Marilyn R. Bitting
Jan. 12, 1931 - Sept. 30, 2014
GOSHEN — Marilyn R. Bitting, 83, went to be with the Lord Tuesday morning at Courtyard Healthcare, where she had been a resident the past two years.
She was born Jan. 12, 1931 in Tippecanoe to Wren and Evelyn (Doutt) Crane.
On Jan. 1, 1950 she married Paul E. Bitting in Winona Lake.

Former Plymouth resident finds calling in mission to Jamaica

October 1, 2014

Staff Writer

MUNCIE — “Kids need to be in a family, the family environment is important to a child’s growing mind and spirit.”
Jennifer Everetts, former Plymouth resident, and husband Bruce, have made it their mission to help the thousands of orphans find that family. The Everetts officially started Journey Home Jamaica last year but the story begins more than 15 years ago. Jennifer’s name while in Plymouth was Walker and her son, Andrew attended Culver Academies.

Regulations requested to protect Pretty Lake views

October 1, 2014

Pilot News Correspondent

MARSHALL COUNTY — Among the topics discussed at the Thursday night meeting of the Marshall County Plan Commission was that of a new structural ordinance for lakes within the county, specifically, Pretty Lake, which has had issues with structures blocking lakefront views in recent years.
The situation has become such an issue that Pretty Lake resident Dale Gott and President of the Pretty Lake Property Owners Association Brad Serf decided to attend the commissioner’s meeting to discuss making a change countywide.

Ride the bus to the Plymouth v. Concord game

October 1, 2014

PLYMOUTH — The undefeated Plymouth Rockies have two fan buses going to Concord on Friday and there are open seats that need to be filled.

“We all need to band together and show our team how much we support them,” said Rockies team mom, Laura Mann.

The fan busses were paid for by donations from The Auto Park and Advanced Auto. The dinner, pizza donated by Little Caesars, is also included free with the ride.

Two accidents and two deaths

October 1, 2014

KNOX/HAMLET — Starke County police weresent to the scenes of two separate accidents Monday, both involving semi-trucks and both reulting in a fatality.

Semi, car crash leaves one dead, two injured

One woman is dead and two more people are injured after an accident involving a car and a semi occurred on S.R. !0 and Range Road Monday, Sept. 29.

Starke County 911 Dispatch received a call at approximately 11:03 a.m. The caller said there had been an accident involving a car and a semi on S.R. 10 and Range Rd.

Lakeville parks survey extended to October 31

October 1, 2014

LAKEVILLE — The town of Lakeville's efforts to create better parks for it's community is getting a little more time. The park survey for residents to create a five year plan has been extended to October 31. The survey asks general questions of the makeup of the population, but also information on accessibility, kinds of activities to be available, and features made for public enjoyment.
"Basically I have a bunch of ideas I'm trying to pursue through Indiana Mainstreet," said Shirley Rynearson, former park board president for Lakeville.

Family charged with meth related crimes

October 1, 2014

PLYMOUTH — The 7 a.m. police raid Friday at a house on Adams Street was rumored to be loud, if the high school students’ tweets about it were any indication.

According to public information officer Trent Smith with the Indiana State Police Bremen Post, the department served a search warrant at the house in the 800 block of Adams Street after an investigation led police to suspect that the manufacture of meth may have been under way.

No fire, just equipment malfunction

October 1, 2014

PLYMOUTH — A fire alarm at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center Tuesday afternoon turned out to be no big deal, but serious enough to trigger a call to the fire department.

According to public relations manager Robert Sisk with SJRMC, a piece of equipment in the lab malfunctioned, causing smoke to fill the area.

Plymouth Fire Department was called and responded and was back at the station in about 15 minutes.

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