September 10th, 2014
Terri Elizabeth (Ogren) DeWulf
March 4, 1979 - Sept. 5, 2014
ARGOS â€” Terri Elizabeth (Ogren) DeWulf, 35, of Argos, formerly of South Bend, passed away on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 in her home. Terri was born on March 4, 1979 in South Bend to Paul C. and Gail (Keenan) Ogren. She had been employed as a R.N. in the Postpartum Unit of Woodlawn Hospital in Rochester and Memorial Hospital in South Bend.
Christopher A. Andrews
Feb. 28, 1966 - Sept. 7, 2014
BOURBON â€” Christopher A. Andrews, 48, Bourbon, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 in his home.
STARKE/PULASKI COUNTY â€“ The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces the closure of U.S. 421 between the west junctions of State Road 10 and State Road 14 beginning Thursday, Sept 11 through the end of the day Friday, Sept 12, weather permitting. This stretch will close again to finish the project during the day Monday, Sept 15. Crews will perform a chip seal and fog seal operation to preserve the road surface. Crews will do their best to escort local traffic through the worksite, but drivers are encouraged to find another route due to loose stone which will be present.
UPDATE: The NOAA Weather Service Transmitter, WXJ-57, in South Bend is back in service.
MARSHALL COUNTY â€” From the Marshall County Emergency Management office:
The NOAA Weather Radio station in South Bend, WXJ-57 at 162.400 MHz is currently off the air. That means that the NOAA All Hazard Alert Radios will NOT activate if a watch or warning is put out.
PLYMOUTH â€”Â With a load of returning talent to this yearâ€™s lineup, Plymouthâ€™s boys tennis team has a bit of a target on its back. Fortunately, the PIlgrims proved up to the challenge Tuesday.
Plymouth got NorthWoodâ€™s best look, but the Pilgrims still earned a 5-0 victory in a battle of Northern Lakes Conference unbeatens in Centennial Park.
Evelyn R. Reese
Oct. 19, 1928 - Sept. 6, 2014
ROCHESTER â€” Mrs. Evelyn R. Reese, 85, of Rochester, was surrounded by her loving family when she passed away at the home of her daughter at 11:30 a.m.Â on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014.Â
On Oct. 19, 1928, Evelyn was born in Fulton County the treasured daughter ofÂ Luroy and Elizabeth Laura Smith Bick. She shared her childhood with two brothers, Clyde and Charles. In 1946, Evelyn graduated with her class from Rochester High School.
Darrell E. Merrill
Oct. 27, 1957 - Sept. 7, 2014
SOUTH BEND â€” Darrell E. Merrill, 56, of South Bend passed away at 6:15 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 at Memorial Hospital. He was born on Oct. 27, 1957 in South Bend to William E. and Shirley Ann (Huffman) Merrill. On Sept. 25, 1982 in South Bend he was united in marriage to the former Pamala Kalamaja.
Janet L. Lowry
Sept. 8, 2014
WAKARUSA â€” Janet L. Lowry, 66, of Wakarusa, died at 6:35 a.m., Monday, Sept. 8, 2014 at her residence.
Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee is in charge of arrangements.
In the highly anticipated announcement, Apple unveils a bigger, better, thinner, and expensive iPhone. Jen Markham has all the details.
MARSHALL COUNTY â€” The Marshall County Council had to make budget cuts to the various department's proposed budgets in order to keep the budgets in line with the anticipated revenue for the year. In addition to making the appropriate cuts the council members decided to offset the expected increase in employee insurance (20-25 percent) by mandating employees contribute five percent of the premium. Full time County employees will also receive a slight raise in 2015.
In today's Pilot News you can read about the various cuts and the details about the budget adoption meeting held Monday morning.