September 8th, 2014
BREMEN â€” A family is without a home after fire ripped through their house on Perry Avenue in the pre-dawn hours Saturday.
According to news reports, the father woke up to give his son medicine, and smelled smoke. His wife, two other children and the family dog were home at the time and managed to get out safely.
Multiple agencies responded to the fire, which happened about 3:30 a.m.
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Lightning forced postponements to football games throughout the area Friday night.
Plymouth leads Warsaw 7-3 in the second quarter and will resume play at 2 p.m. Saturday. Culver leads Triton 14-0 in the second stanza and will resume at 10 a.m. LaVille, which trails Jimtown 6-0 at the start of the second quarter, will also resume at 10 a.m. Saturday. Bremen will restart Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET at New Prairie. Both CMA at Buchanan, Mich. and John Glenn at Knox had yet to begin when lightning forced delays. Glenn will restart at 10 a.m. CT, while CMA restarts at noon.
Arthur J. Heminger
Dec. 19, 1961 - Sept. 2, 2014
WALKERTON â€” Arthur J. Heminger, 52, died Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014 in Lakeville, from a motorcycle accident.
Arthur was born Dec. 19, 1961 in Plymouth to Russell and Flossie (Coonfare) Heminger. On Dec. 24, 1992 in Starke County he was married to the former Marilyn Schlabach.
NOTICE TO PUBLIC
ELECTION BOARD MEETING
WILL BE HELD
In the Marshall County
211 West Madison Street
Plymouth, Indiana on the following dates at 9:00 A.M.
Friday, September 12 followed by ballot review
Friday, September 19 followed by public test of voting machines)
Friday, September 26
Friday, October 3
Friday, October 10
Friday October 17
Friday, October 24
Tuesday, October 28
Friday, November 14
MARSHALL COUNTY â€” The Emergency Management Office has advised of the potential for severe weather this afternoon and evening.
Severe T-storm Warning issued for Marshall County until 6:30pm. Threat includes 60 mph wind gusts and 1in. hail
The National Weather Service issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Marshall County until 6:30pm. Strong winds, up to 60 mph and hail up to 1 in. in diameter are possible.
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning indicates a confirmed, current and present danger to this area.
Take necessary safety precautions.
Plymouth rolls past Warsaw
Plymouth's boys tennis team earned a 4-1 victory over Northern Lakes Conference-rival Warsaw at home at Centennial Park Thursday night.
The Pilgrims won in straight sets on all but one court, where they only lost in three sets following a first-set win.
The Pilgrims open NLC play at 1-0 with the win and move to 5-0 overall this year.
â€˘ PLYMOUTH 4, WARSAW 1
SINGLES: 1. John Hunter (P) beat Sam Rice, 7-5, 6-3; 2. Nic Jansen (W) beat John Gerard, 5-7, 6-2, 6-2; 3. Nate Knapp (P) beat David Homme, 6-7 (6), 7-5, 6-0.
Robert J. Harness
Jan. 26, 1941 - Sept. 3, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€” Robert J. Harness, 73, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014 in Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, Plymouth.
Robert was born Jan. 26, 1941 in Grovertown to Lawrence and Georgie (Hopkins) Harness and lived in the area all of his life.
He is survived by three brothers, Clarence of Argos, Paul (Norma) of Warsaw, and George (Ginny) of Hebron; five nephews; and one niece. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Larry D. Van Scoik
July 13, 1961 â€“ Sept. 2, 2014
MISHAWAKA â€” Larry D. Van Scoik, 53, of Mishawaka passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014 with his family at his bedside at the Hospice House in Elkhart.
Nov. 7, 1937 - Sept. 2, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Ann Bloom, age 76, of Plymouth, passed away at 5:45 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, at her home surrounded by her loving family.Â
Ann was born on Nov. 7, 1937, in Plymouth, to Paul P. and Clara E. â€śBettyâ€ť (Surma) Stockinger. Ann and Terry Bloom were married on Dec. 4, 1965, in South Bend. They moved back to Plymouth in 1966. Ann loved her family and her greatest joy was being a wife, mother, and grandmother. She will be fondly remembered by all who loved her.