Utah man killed, seven students hurt in I-70 crash1HAZELWOOD -- A multi-vehicle accident on Interstate 70 sandwiched a rental van in between a semi and a school bus Friday afternoon, resulting in the death of a Utah man and minor injuries to a...
No change to utility bill responsibility2CLOVERDALE -- The recent Cloverdale Town Council meeting saw a heated exchange between the council and audience members over a large utility bill write-off and a proposal to amend Ordinance 2012-4...
- 15th annual DePauw ArtsFest, ‘Art & Utopia,’ set for Oct. 26-Nov. 6 (10/21/16)
- Committee suggests redistricting reform be settled by commission, not legislators (10/21/16)
- 100 Women Who Care give with gratitude (10/21/16)
- Putnamville UMC to host trunk or treat event Oct. 28 (10/21/16)
- Putnamville staff members honored at annual conference (10/21/16)
- At the Library, Oct. 24-28 (10/21/16)
- Principals Month (10/21/16)
- Baby comes crashing into the world with band’s name (10/21/16)
- Playhouse, Peeler, School of Music get arts funding (10/21/16)
- PNC Grow Up Great program effort aids Putnam Head Start program (10/21/16)
Today is Friday, Oct. 21, the 295th day of 2016. There are 71 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History:
On Oct. 21, 1966, 144 people, 116 of them children, were killed when a coal waste landslide engulfed a school and some 20 houses in Aberfan, Wales.
Thought for Today: "Happiness is not a horse; you cannot harness it." — Russian proverb.
- Tiger Cubs hang on for repeat winIt took everyone and everything, all three phases of the game, for Greencastle to earn a 33-30 victory over West Vigo on Friday night in the opening round of the IHSAA Class 3A football tournament at Harbison Stadium. • Devin Clar rushed for 199 yards and two touchdowns, and Nick Costin was 12-14 passing for 110 yards and one touchdown...
- Adjustment period over for NP’s Gross (10/22/16)
- Many of state’s elite runners to compete at Shelbyville semistate (10/22/16)
- Improved Clovers eliminated by Cascade, 27-6 (10/22/16)
- Quick start paces ‘Hawks by Eagles (10/22/16)
- Moore pleased with season (10/22/16)
- Tiger Cubs fall in five sets; NP wins (10/21/16)
Pay attention to local races when you’re in the voting booth (10/20/16)Election fever has caught on around the nation, around the state and right here in Putnam County. It’s not hard to see why. With a presidential election seemingly unprecedented in its divisiveness, people are choosing sides and finding someone to vote for — or against...
Better keep an eye out for deer on Putnam roadways (9/29/16)While deer hunting season -- at least the archery portion -- is set to begin Saturday, Oct. 1, deer season on Hoosier highways is well under way. But if you’re a regular reader of the Putnam Scanner, you already knew that. In fact, in today’s edition, two of the four accidents reported by the Putnam County Sheriff’s Department involved deer -- or possibly even an antelope, as one driver told police...
Rebecca Sue 'Becky' BuisRebecca Sue "Becky" Buis, 59, Coatesville, passed away Thursday evening, Oct. 20, 2016 at her residence. She was born in Greencastle on June 19, 1957, the daughter of Everett Miller Jr. and Flora L....
Helen Joan HendricksHelen Joan Hendricks, 84, of Ladoga, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016 at Hendricks Regional. She was born Nov. 17, 1931 in Indianapolis, daughter of the late Earl and Helen Anna (Gantz) Simon....
Beverly Anne Jones-SteeleBeverly Anne Jones-Steele, 64, of Cloverdale, passed unexpectedly on early Tuesday morning, Oct. 18, 2016, at Riverview Health in Noblesville. She is survived by husband Wally Steele. They married on...
Twila Gail OttTwila Gail Ott, 83, of Greencastle, passed away Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016. She was born Aug. 11, 1933 in Indianapolis to Roy and Carrie Wilkerson. Twila was a graduate of Arsenal Technical High School...
Putnam Scanner 10-22-16 (10/21/16)Eleven people were booked in the Putnam County Jail recently. Thursday • At 7:01 p.m. Michael Ryan Runnells, 31, Cloverdale, was housed at the jail on a local warrant. Wednesday • At 7:07 p.m. John...
Putnam Scanner 10-21-16 (10/20/16)City Police Two recent arrests were reported by Greencastle City Police officers. • At 1:20 a.m. Wednesday, Max Morphew, 45, Greencastle, was arrested at a Maple Avenue apartment by Reserve Officer...
Putnam Scanner 10-19-16 (10/19/16)Greencastle City Police officers investigated a recent shoplifting incident at the Walmart store on Indianapolis Road. • At 5:20 p.m. Friday, Cassidy Frost, 19, Bainbridge, was arrested by Sgt. Ed...
Court News 10-22-16 (10/21/16)The following cases were filed in Putnam County courts recently. Brandi L. Bruce, 29, Cloverdale, Level 6 felony theft Seairah S. Delaney, 20, Bloomington, speeding Valerie M. Tippin, Greencastle, and Dustin M. Tippin, Terre Haute Jefferson Capital Systems LLC vs. Beth Angela Cavaness...
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