September 16th, 2014
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.
ARGOS â€” Tyler Hardee, Uriah Milton, Melissa Newcomb and Michael Knezevich were arrested Friday on drug charges after police from three agencies executed a search warrant in Argos. The details from the police report are in today's Pilot News.
Edna M. Weedling
Feb. 23, 1915 â€“ Sept. 13, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€” Edna M. Weedling, 99, a former resident of Garden Court East in Plymouth, passed away at 3:10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 in the Pilgrim Manor Care Center.
Born in Argos on Feb. 23, 1915, she is the daughter of Orval and Nellie (Warren) Fear. She received her education at Argos in a one room schoolhouse.
On Feb. 9, 1931 in Warsaw she became the bride of Wayne L. Weedling. He would precede her in death on Jan. 14, 1993.
Edna was a longtime member of the Pretty Lake Trinity United Methodist Church.
Robert E. Harris
Nov. 25, 1930 â€“ Sept. 12, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€” Robert E. Harris, 83, of Plymouth, passed away at his home due to natural causes Friday evening, Sept. 12, 2014.
Bob was born in Bippus on Nov. 25, 1930, the son of Harry H. and Juanita (Reece) Harris. The family moved from Allen County near Ft. Wayne to Plymouth in 1937.Â
Betty Jean Dilts
Sept. 14, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€” Betty Jean Dilts, 83, of Plymouth, died at her home Sunday afternoon.
Arrangements are with the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth.
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Monday, Sept. 15
Argos volleyball at Westville 6 p.m.
Bremen volleyball vs NorthWood 5:30 p.m.
Bremen girls golf vs Mishawaka 5 p.m.
Culver volleyball vs CGA 5:30 p.m.
LaVille boys soccer at Bremen 5 p.m.
LaVille girls soccer vs Riley 5 p.m.
LaVille boys tennis at LaLumiere 5:30 p.m.
Glenn boys soccer vs Mishawaka 5 p.m.
Triton boys tennis at Bremen 4:30 p.m.
Plymouth girls golf vs Adams at CGA 5 p.m.
Plymouth girls soccer vs Glenn 5 p.m.
Plymouth volleyball at Mishawaka Marian 6 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 16
Argos boys soccer vs Trinity 6 p.m.
Bremen volleyball vs Knox 6 p.m.
Oct. 22, 1930 â€“ Sept. 9, 2014
BEND, Ore. â€” Harold â€śAndyâ€ť Leroy Anderson, age 83, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014 at 10:41 a.m., at the St. Charles Medical Center in Bend, Ore., from complications following open-heart surgery. The family would like to commend the medical personnel at St. Charles Medical Center for their valiant efforts to save his life.
There will be A Celebration of Life Service on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014 at 2 p.m. at the Bend Church of the Nazarene, 1270 NE 27th St., Bend, OR, 97701, 541-382-5496, with The Reverend Virgil Askren officiating.