February 20th, 2014
INDIANAPOLIS â€” The Indiana Department of Homeland Security is reminding Hoosiers to be aware of the possibility for strong storms this evening followed by flooding in some areas.
The National Weather Service predicts the storms could contain damaging winds, lightning and periods of moderate to heavy rain. The combination of melting snow, rain, and a deeply frozen ground may cause flooding beginning tonight.
MARSHALL COUNTY â€” A flood warning has been issued for Marshall County. The warning is in effect until 8:30 a.m. Friday. A high wind advisory is also in place.
PLYMOUTH â€” Two men who were charged with meth related crimes were sentenced to prison Wednesday.
Details on the arrests and the sentences is featured on today's front page of the Pilot News.
MARSHALL COUNTY â€” Warmer temperatures are melting snow and the rain in the forecast have many individuals making preparations for flooding. The County and City officials are watching for the rising waters.
Find out just what preparations are taking place in today's Pilot News.
MARSHALL COUNTY â€“ The harsh winter has provided challenges to many individuals. Some local businesses are getting creative to keep business going. Yet other businesses have been almost too busy.
In today's Pilot News find out how area businesses have been affected by the snow and cold.
Oct. 23, 1931 - Feb. 17, 2014
WALKERTON â€” Martin C. Steinke, age 82, of Walkerton, passed away at 5:32 a.m., Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at his home.
June 18, 1914 - Feb. 14, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€”Â William W. Whitesell, 99, of Plymouth, passed away on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. He was born on June 18, 1914, in Donaldson, to William F. and Mary Ellen (Bollman) Whitesell.
Hudson Owen Nielsen
Feb. 16, 2014
ARGOS â€”Â Hudson Owen Nielsen, 6 days old, died Feb. 16, 2014 at 4:17 p.m. at St. Vincent Womenâ€™s Hospital, Indianapolis.
Arrangements have been entrusted with the Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, Argos.
MARSHALL COUNTY â€” Plans for a asphalt plant at a gravel site in Marshall County stirred controversy from neighboring homeowners at a company sponsored meeting Monday.
Plans and the zoning change required to implement it are detailed in today's Pilot News.
MARSHALL COUNTY â€” Local agencies are taking steps to minimize the flooding potential caused by massive snow melts and rains forecast for tomorrow.
Emergency Management director Clyde Avery just issued the following alert: