July 15th, 2014
MARSHALL COUNTY â€” The county has been without a superintendent for the Highway Department for several months. The general foreman and other crew members have stepped up to fill the void while the County Commissioners review potential replacements. Commissioner Deb Griewank asked the County Council to approve a recommendations made by the personnel committee last week.
PLYMOUTH â€” Five bids were submitted for the Beerenbrook and Jefferson Street sewer project during last nights City of Plymouth's Board of Works regular meeting. The bids averaged near a half-million dollars. The five bids will be reviewed before a final decision is made.
The 2014 street and sidewalk project bid was accepted at over $300,000. Street closures were discussed for Pennsylvania Ave and parking resolutions were also made. For complete details see today's Pilot News.
Terry Lee Post
July 11, 2014
SOUTH BEND â€” Terry L. Post, formerly of Nashville, Tenn., died unexpectedly at 1:09 p.m. Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka. Arrangements are pending with the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.
PLYMOUTH â€” Police have reported a gas leak near TCU on Oak Road in the vicinity of Harrison and Jim Neu streets. Motorists are asked to avoid the area.
LAPAZ/LAKEVILLE â€” The Union-North United School Corporation approved to purchase two used school buses, a 2006 model at $25,000 and a 1997 bus at $4,000 that will be used as extra buses according to the needs of the corporation.
The Board approved $8,040 for personnel ECA positions for the 2014 to 2015 school year, as well as terminating the employment of Ginger Holbert and Elizabeth Horvath as part-time Title I Aides. The termination will result in the school corporationâ€™s ability to consolidate two part-time positions into one full time position.
ARGOS â€” 52 members of 4-H who have invested 10 years were recognized as part of the annual Marshall County 4-H Fair's opening ceremonies.
The Fair opened yesterday and will continue through July 19
Photos of each 10-year members, the fair schedule for today and tomorrow and additional photos from opening day are printed in Monday's edition of the Pilot News.
PLYMOUTH â€” The annual "Catch the Spirit" gala was well attended by about 260 people, all of whom were involved in some way with St. Joseph Regional Medical Center.
The gala was both a celebration and a kick off for a fundraising campaign. Honored at the event were the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ who received the Community Spirit Award.
Robert L. Arndt Sr.
Oct. 18, 1947 - July 9, 2014
BREMEN â€” Robert L. Arndt Sr., 66, of Bremen passed away Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at home. He was born on Oct. 18, 1947 to Joseph and Kathryn Arndt. Robert graduated from Bremen High School with the class of 1965 and went on to work as a union pipefitter for AM General for 25 years. Robert enjoyed woodworking and a good cup of coffee. He was a member of the UAW.
Pearl C. White
March 7, 1942 - July 9, 2014
CULVER â€” Pearl C. White, 72, passed away Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka Campus.
Lewis Eugene Miller
June 17, 1942 - July 8, 2014
NOBLESVILLE â€” Lewis Eugene Miller, 72, of Noblesville, passed away on July 8, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. Lewis was known for his generous and giving spirit to all who knew him.
Lewis was an avid sports fan, he enjoyed playing sports with his two sons Matthew and Scott and also enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren who were his pride and joy. Lewis was a family man, who loved providing for his family.