March 28th, 2014
Ernest âLeeâ Campbell
March 26, 2014
NORTH JUDSON â Ernest L. âLeeâ Campbell, 76, died Wednesday, March 26, 2014 in IU Health LaPorte Hospital, LaPorte.
Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
March 25, 2014
SOUTH BEND â John Wireman, 53, of North Judson, died at 11:06 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at the Hospice House of South Bend.
Elkhart Cremation Services is entrusted with arrangements.
MARSHALL COUNTY â Revised EPA regulations governing coal fueled power plants will cost power companies more money.
Details on the regulations and why it will impact the cost of electricity is included in today's Pilot News.
MARSHALL COUNTY â County plan director Ralph Booker updated the Plan Commission yesterday about the ongoing meetings of the US 31 committee. Made up of local government officials, citizens and business representatives, the committee is considering a number of issues related to the construction of the new US 31 as it goes through Marshall County.
Find out more about this story in today's Pilot News.
Dec. 25, 1940 - March 23, 2014
DARDANELLE, Ark. âÂ Mary Lou Kaser, age 73, of Dardanelle, Ark. died Sunday, March 23, 2014 at her home. She was born Dec. 25, 1940 at Denmark, Ark. to the late Carl W. and Alma Middleton Sliter. She was preceded in death by her father; her husband, Glenn W. Kaser; brother, Charles Sliter; grandson, Cody Schieber.
Elnora Beatrice Roberts
March 24, 2014
WINDSOR, Ontario â Elnora Beatrice (nee Hancock) Roberts passed away peacefully on March 24, 2014 in her 93rd year. Beloved wife of the late Peter J Roberts. Loving mother of Rev. Dr. R.J. Roberts and the late Karen. Dear grandmother of Chad Roberts, Rev. Jeremy Roberts, Tammy and Greg Osborne, Rob Roberts and the late David Roberts. Cherished great-grandmother of Tyler and Trevor Roberts, Stephanie and Caleb Roberts and Dylan Osborne.
Janet I. Heims
March 25, 2014
PLYMOUTH â Janet I. Heims, 98, of Plymouth, died Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 9:45 p.m. at her home. Services are pending at the Van Gilder Funeral Home.
Steven E. Duff
March 25, 2014
ROCHESTER âÂ Steven E. Duff, 49, of Rochester, died March 25, 2014 at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. Arrangements are pending at Good Family Funeral Home, Rochester.
MARSHALL COUNTY â Gov. Mike Pence signed legislation that removes Indiana from using the federal Common Core education standards.
For more on this story including local comments from area superintendents, check out today's Pilot News.
PLYMOUTH â A three-vehicle accident involving a semi truck and two cars sent two drivers to area hospitals around noon on Wednesday. The accident occurred on Michigan Road, in front of the Blarney Stone property.
For details on the accident, read the story in today's edition of the Pilot News.
Donald A. Stephenson
June 25, 1944 - March 24, 2014
ROCHESTER âÂ Donald A. Stephenson, 69, of rural Rochester, passed away at 6 a.m., Monday, March 24, 2014 at his residence after being ill since last July.
He was born June 25, 1944 in Princeton to Coen E. and Marie (Carwile) Stephenson.
On April 21, 1990 in Plymouth, he was married to Verna R. Weiger; she survives.
Donald was a supervisor for Lau Industries of Rochester retiring at the age of 62. He also had worked for Reynolds Metals in Bourbon.
MARSHALL COUNTY â Facebook, Twitter and other forms of social media are prevalent in society. This exclusive report in today's Pilot News by reporter Goretti Gonzalez looks at how schools use these mediums to inform and educate.