October 10th, 2014
Manford K. Back Sr.
Oct. 9, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€” Manford K. Back Sr., 79, of Plymouth died at 11:20 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014 at the Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth. Arrangements are pending at this time.
Steven Brian Ford III
Oct. 9, 2014
ROCHESTER â€” Infant Steven Brian Ford III, of RochesterÂ died shortly after birthÂ on Oct.Â 9,Â 2014Â at Parkview Regional Hospital of Fort Wayne. Arrangements are pending at Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester.
PLYMOUTH/MARSHALL COUNTY â€“ Blair Milo has been hitting the road to get residents statewide to get moving. Now itâ€™s Plymouthâ€™s turn.
At noon on Saturday, Oct. 11, Milo is inviting Marshall County residents to come to Young Amphitheater in Centennial Park for a free 5k race where folks can run, walk, hop, skip or whatever they like to get moving. The program is called Step-Up Saturdays.
Milo is the mayor of LaPorte. After successfully implementing fitness Fridays that got her residents up and moving, she wanted to bring that success elsewhere.
MARSHALL COUNTY â€” Police are asking for help in solving a burglary that occurred sometime between mid-September and today in the 7000 block of Redwood Road.
The crime, which was reported to Marshall County Sheriff's Department this morning included forced entry through a window by using a small metal table to break it. The suspect(s) took a 32â€ť television and a mount for the television. Drawers within the bedroom and kitchen had been gone through, but nothing else was missing.
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LAPAZ â€” Annexation is the topic in Lapaz.
City Attorney Anthony Wagner discussed the annexation of Thumper Trail and surrounding properties with town council members yesterday. He was concerned whether the property owners on Thumper Trail were voluntarily asked if they wanted to be part of annexation. He stated that he had heard from other municipalities that had forced annexation that those residents were unhappy with the situation.
Member Rodger Ecker stated that many of the residents had come during a previous meeting to express their desire to be annexed.
PLYMOUTH â€” Denise Dalton, 49, of rural Akron, and her son, Keith Dalton, 22, with no recorded address, were both sentenced Thursday in Marshall Superior Court No. 1 to 10 years imprisonment for conspiring to manufacture methamphetamine.
PLYMOUTH â€” Whether a business is operating as a parts supplier or a junk yard has come before the Plymouth Plan Commission, prompting officials to seek definition from the state.
At their recent October 7 meeting, the Plan Commission brought up concerns for CDS Mixers & Parts on Western Avenue. But the issue has surfaced before.
LAKEVILLE â€” Last yearâ€™s girls sectional final saw Argos stun LaVille for three goals in the first six minutes and lead 5-1 before a pair of late Lancer goals narrowed the margin. This yearâ€™s semifinal match-up looked to turn the tables as the Lancers struck in the fourth minute for an early lead. The similarity ended there, however, with the Dragons eventually winning in a penalty kick shoot-out.
Plymouth, NorthWood bow out at Warsaw Sectional
Culver and Plymouth played a back and forth match with both having opportunities on goal, but Culver Academyâ€™s Jordan Blackburne was the only player on the field to hit the net, lifting the Eagles to a 1-0 win. Â
Plymouth countered with a goal that was called back by the center ref â€” allegedly there was a hand ball.Â Katie Berg had one save and one allowed.
April 15, 1937 - Oct. 5, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€” Rebeca H. Rodriguez, 77, of Plymouth, passed away Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, at 7:18 p.m. Rebeca was born April 15, 1937, in Santa Rosa, Texas, to Marcos and Esther O. Hernandez. Rebeca married Jose L. Rodriguez on Aug. 4, 1960. Jose and Rebeca moved to Plymouth in 1967 and in 1968 she began working for Lear, until she retired in 2003, leaving behind a job she enjoyed and many dear friends.