September 17th, 2014
INDIANAPOLIS â€“ U.S. Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.)announced that a member of his staff will visit Akron in Fulton County at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 22 to meet with local residents and assist Hoosiers experiencing problems with a federal agency.
The meetings are held at the Akron Carnegie Public Library, 205 E Rochester Street, Akron.
WARSAW â€” Kosciusko County police announced that Abundo Capulin Lozano, the suspect involved in the alleged stabbing last evening in Kosciusko County, has been located.
Lozano was taken into custody on the Ohio Turnpike in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, near the city of Cleveland by the Ohio State Highway Patrol just before 11 p.m.
Lozano was reportedly with his brother at the time of the arrest.
are currently investigating a stabbing incident that occurred northeast of Warsaw.
Diane D. Reese
Sept. 27, 1950 - Sept. 12, 2014
WARSAW â€” Diane D. Reese, age 63, of Warsaw went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 at 6:37 a.m. She was born Sept. 27, 1950 in Plymouth to Phil and Edwina (Schaar) Dillon.
July 21, 1939 - Sept. 14, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€” Shirley J. Girten, 75, Plymouth, passed away Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, at 7:55 a.m., at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, inÂ Plymouth.
Dale E. Kersey
June 24, 1937 - Sept. 15, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Dale E. Kersey, 77, of Plymouth, passed away Monday morning in the Pilgrim Manor Care Center.
Visitation will be Thursday from 5-7 p.m. in the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth followed by services at 7 p.m.
A complete obituary will appear in the Wednesday edition of the Pilot News.
Judith Ann Kolkman
Sept. 6, 2014
SIMPSONVILLE, S.C. â€” Judith Ann Kolkman passed away peacefully on Saturday evening, Sept. 6, 2014.
She is survived by her husband of 36 years, Donald J Kolkman; her son, Blane Soper, his wife Annabelle Soper; and Judyâ€™s grandson, Blaney Soper. She is also survived by her stepchildren, Dawn and Dave Wallin and granddaughter Alexandra, Dave Kolkman and grandsons Dawson and Brayden.
Judy was a strong fighter and cancer survivor for 13 years and loved tennis. She will be sadly missed.
Robert E. Averill
April 26, 1929 - Feb. 6, 2014
NAPPANEE â€” Robert E. Averill, age 84, of Nappanee, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. He was born in Chicago, Ill., and lived his early years in Dundee, Ill. The family moved to Plymouth in 1941.
He enlisted in the Indiana National Guard during the Korean Conflict.
He was married to Martha Dick on July 11, 1958 in Nappanee, where they made their home after their marriage.
Mr. Averill worked for Durkee Food Products until his retirement.
Bradley A. Penicaro
Sept. 12, 2014
KEWANNA â€” Bradley Allen Penicaro, 58, of Kewanna, died at 5:52 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 at St. Vincent Hospital of Carmel.
Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester is in charge of arrangements.
MARSHALL COUNTY â€” The speed limit is being reduced on Lincoln Highway. The change process has begun as County Attorney James Clevenger presented the Marshall County Commissioners an ordinance to that effect. The speed limit is currently 55 mph and it is being reduced to 45 from Pioneer Drive to the city limits where it drops to 35 mph.
That wasn't the only thing the Marshall County Highway department had to present to the commissioners Monday morning. There was a road cut, another speed limit reduction, a driveway permit and truck bids were awarded. Get all the details in today's Pilot News.
BOURBON â€“ â€śConsistent, rigorous improvementâ€ťâ€”that is what makes Triton Jr./Sr. High School a noteworthy institution in Marshall County. As a smaller secondary school, students can feel personally taught with an 18:1 student/teacher ratio.
The main goals for the school are:
â€˘ Goal #1 is to improve English/Language Arts meeting standards (passing) of ECA and ISTEP+ to at least 90 percent.
â€˘ Goal #2 is to implement â€śPositive Behavioral Intervention Supportsâ€ť.
â€˘ Goal #3 is to implement/develop Early College: A Pathway to Success.