Sgt. Aaron L. Stephens
Jan. 27, 1991 â€“ Oct. 27, 2014
JACKSONVILLE, N.C. â€” Sgt. Aaron L. Stephens, USMC, 23, formerly of Argos, passed away on Monday, Oct. 27, 2014 in Jacksonville, N.C.
Born the son of Darrell C. and Dianne S. (Kranitz) Stephens in Plymouth on Jan. 27, 1991, Aaron graduated from Argos High School with the class of 2009.
Timothy A. Jacobs
Oct. Â 28, 2014
KNOX â€” Timothy A. Jacobs, 52, of Knox died Oct. 28, 2014 at 6:25 p.m. at Porter Memorial Hospital.
Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. EST Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 at Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Funeral is 11 a.m. EST Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014 at Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Burial will be at New Oakhill Cemetery.
Van Gilder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Clifford E. Scarberry
Oct. 15, 1944 - Oct. 28, 2014
BOURBON â€” Clifford E. Scarberry, 70, of Bourbon, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014 at 4:28 p.m. in Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne.
Cliff was born Oct. 15, 1944 to A.J. Scarberry and Avis (Hill) Scarberry at Jackson, Ohio. He has been a resident of Bourbon since 1962. He retired in 2008 from Burht Engineering of Warsaw as a Welder. Cliff enjoyed car racing and horses.
Dorothy Lucille (Swihart) Kinsey
Oct. 29, 2014
TIPPECANOE â€” Dorothy Lucille (Swihart) Kinsey, 97, of Tippecanoe, died Oct. 29, 2014 at 10:52 p.m. at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester.
Arrangements have been entrusted with the Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, Argos.
Here are the winner and honorable mentions in the 12 and under category. More than 50 entries were received in this age group.
WINNER: Costume Crisis
BY Jacob Fish
"Arghhhhhhhhhhhhh!!!" Darron yelled, pain rushing through his body.
Here are the entries submitted in the teenage category in the Pilot News' Frightful Tales' contest.
WINNER: The Choices We Make
By David R. Dare
There was only darkness, and a gradually increasing pain. The pain itself had no source and throbbed throughout Jacob's body. Jacob was confused, puzzled by this. He also couldn't remember anything prior to this, only his name, Jacob Winston.
The Pilot News sponsored a Halloween story contest for adults, teens and children 12 and younger. Here are all the entries submitted in the contest.
WINNER: Thorn Street: A Halloween Story
By John W. Vander Velden
An edited version of this story ran in the Pilot News on 10-30. Here is the complete article.
You see them on the highway, city streets, parking lots, businesses, schools, everywhere and they arenâ€™t going anywhere either. They are here within our community all around us to stay.
The Marshall County Commissioners will hold their regular meeting November 3.
Marshall County Commissioners
November 3, 2014
8:30 am Brenda Harper
â€˘ United Way campaign
8:35 am Bart Trester-USI
â€˘ 7th Road update
â€˘ Metronet update
â€˘ Jefferson Street Bridge update
8:45 am Highway Report
9:00 am County Attorney Report â€“Jim Clevenger
9:15 am County Auditor Report
â€˘ Minutes - October 20, 2014
â€˘ November Claims
â€˘ Umbaugh contract
Halloween is the perfect time to have fun, pet owners! Why not let your pet in on the fun with a new costume this season.