April 23rd, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€” A blood drive for the American Red Cross is set for tomorrow, Thursday, April 24 at the Knights of Columbus in Plymouth.
MARSHALL COUNTY â€” A woman who claimed that a friend had borrowed her car and got it stuck on railroad tracks late Monday was arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Her car was hit by an eastbound train, but she escaped injury.
This story is featured in today's edition of the Pilot News.
PLYMOUTH â€” The Mayor's Youth Council is organizing a clean-up effort in downtown Plymouth, including picking up trash along the river. The event is Saturday and the community is invited to take part.
Details on the effort and what you can do to help are included in the article on the front page of the Wednesday, April 23 edition of the Pilot News.
PLYMOUTH â€” Whole Foods hosted a garden party at Washington Elementary school Tuesday, in cooperation with the 'Seeds to Salad' project.
Find out more about the project in today's Pilot News.
KNOX â€” On Monday, the Knox School Board made a few personnel changes, appointing Neill Minix as the new girls' varsity basketball coach. and Josh Pugh as middle school principal. Former girls basketball coach Dan Huizenga was not reassigned by the board.
Local law enforcement is helping keep the community safer by taking drugs off the street. The Sheriff's department is doing something different about it. They are working with other agencies to collect drugs.
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CULVER â€” Culver Elementary students will be receiving a reward for their plastic bag recycling efforts. Students not only learned about recycling but also used their math skills to figure out just how much plastic they collected. The students collected a large amount of plastic, to find out just how much check out today's Pilot News!
ELKHART â€” It was hard to find something not to like in Plymouthâ€™s opening game of the 2014 NLC season. The Pilgrims came out 16-6 winners and banged out 19 hits in the game. They led from first pitch to final pitch.
â€śComing after Saturday when we struggled a little bit, didnâ€™t put the ball in play very well, we did hit the ball well,â€ť said Plymouth head coach Ryan Wolfe. â€śWe were going to emphasize that tomorrow in practice, with five games coming up give the arms a little rest and get a lot of swings in, but we did hit the ball well.â€ť
BREMEN â€” Bremenâ€™s Morgan Smith has signed a letter of intent to attend Indiana Wesleyan University where she will continue an outstanding tennis career. Entering her last season at Bremen High School, Smith has been a three-time team MVP and named All-Northern State Conference each season. In addition, Smith has two sectional titles at No. 1 singles. She has been recognized as All-State Honorable Mention by the Indiana High School Tennis Coaches Association for the past two seasons and twice selected to the All-District team. â€ś
April 19, 2014
PLYMOUTH â€”Â Max Mata, 48, died at 10:19 a.m., Saturday, April 19, 2014, at his home in Plymouth. Van Gilder Funeral Home is handling the pending arrangements.