Category Archives: Indiana

Rooted in Marshall County: The Rich History of Family Farms


  Open House The Video Premiere of Rooted in Marshall County: The Rich History of Family Farms Friday, April 20th 4:00 to 6:00 PM Marshall County Museum Come celebrate the indelible role family farms have always played in the development of Marshall County, as told by a number of present day farm families and recorded as a digital snapshot in time. The community is welcome to bring the whole family: View the film featuring local farm families Explore an augmented

August 9, 2015 Activity Update – US Route 6 – Gilbert leaves Indiana with so much to discover in Ohio!

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Indiana – Ohio Border: It’s been 3,000 miles since San Jose, CA native, Aprylle Gilbert, left home on April 28 and its 2,661 miles from Long Beach, CA where she picked up the western end of Route 6. Today Gilbert is exactly 3/4 of the way to meeting her goal of running 4,000 miles for charity in 4 months. (click on the image or click here for the Full Press Release)

August 6, 2015 Activity Update – US Route 6 – Honest to Goodness, Indiana. Watch Gilbert run!

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Illinois – Indiana Border – Ask Gilbert what she likes about Illinois and she raves about trees that provide welcome shade. She also mentions picturesque bridges, historic towns, vast fields of corn, and old grain bins to store it in. Most of all, she praises the kindness of strangers and the welcoming smiles of the people, young and old, she met along the way. Click the image below for ALL ABOUT IT.

CRUIZN the U.S.A. West on U.S. Route 20, the Yellowstone Trail, from Boston, MA to Newport, OR, then South on the Pacific Coast Highway Route 101 to Long Beach, CA, then East on U.S. Route 6, the Grand Army of the Republic Highway, to Provincetown, MA in time to join with the 2nd Annual U.S. Route 6 Provincetown Cruise Weekend in October.  Watch for more information about CRUIZN the U.S.A. – Route 6 Happenings.      

“SPECIAL EVENT” Marshall County Historical Society Annual Dinner & Program

Date: Tuesday, April 24 Time: 6:30 p.m. social time, dinner 7:00 p.m. Location: Christo’s Banquet Center, 830 Lincolnway E. Plymouth Tickets: $25 Tickets can be purchased at the museum or from any member of the Board of Trustees Deadline for tickets is Thursday, April 19 at 3:00 p.m.  Program: Dr. Mary Edwards Walker 1832-1919 Debra Conner’s portrayal of Dr. Walker concen-trates on her Civil War experiences and includes information about Civil War medicine as well as Walker’s experiences at the

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