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Stories from Monday, February 13, 2006

Eagles advance to sectional final (02/13/06)
The South Putnam girls' basketball team will look to complete a three-peat Saturday. With Jessica and Meghan Canary combining for 46 points, the Eagles advanced to the championship game of the Cascade Sectional Friday, defeating Tri-West, 52-48. With a win Saturday, South Putnam will pick up its third straight sectional title...
Tiger Sharks compete at State meet (02/13/06)
INDIANAPOLIS - Members of the Greencastle High School girls' swim team made their way to Indy, Friday for the preliminary round of the 32nd annual IHSAA state swim finals. Unfortunately, the evening did not go as the Tiger Sharks had hoped. The relay team of Kelsey Murtagh, Kendi Thomas, Erica Soster and Alys Moore that advanced out of the Crawfordsville Sectional failed to qualify for the finals for today. In its first event, the 200-yard medley relay finished in 31st with a time of 1:57.57...
Pingleton advacnes to state meet (02/13/06)
EVANSVILLE -- Chris Pingleton, a Greencastle High School junior, earned a trip to the big dance in Indianapolis. Pingleton finished third in the 145-pound division Saturday at the Evansville Reitz Semistate. Pingleton will be heading to the state meet with a record of 45-1, after losing to the defending State Champion Copper Samuels (42-0) of Floyd Central in the 145-pound class by a 12-3 decision. Pingleton knocked off Chris Dean of Northveiw with a 5-2 decision for third-place...
Eagles fall short of championship (02/13/06)
CLAYTON - On Saturday, Jessica Canary scored 27 points, grabbed eight boards and had four blocks in her final game as a member of the South Putnam Eagles' basketball team. But it wasn't enough as the Eagles fell to the Monrovia Bulldogs, 54-44, in overtime in the championship game of the Cascade Sectional...
April 26, 1932-Feb. 12, 2006 (02/13/06)
Leona L. Fowler Bevins, 73, Avon, formerly of Greencastle, died Sunday at Hendricks Regional Health, Danville. Born in Greencastle, she was the daughter of Cloyd and Berniece (Thompson) Trisler. A 1950 graduate of Greencastle High School, she had been an O.B. technician at Putnam County Hospital for 30 years, retiring in 1988. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Plainfield...
Died Feb. 10, 2006 (02/13/06)
Elisabeth M. Petersen, 78, formerly of Conyngham, Pa., died Friday in Indianapolis. Born in Goslar, Germany, she was the daughter of Max and Hedwig (Fricke) Husslein. She married Kurt C. Peterson, who preceded her in death. In 1956, they couple immigrated to the United States with their young family. She was a homemaker and worked for a short time in various businesses in New York and Pennsylvania. She was a charter member of the Gemutlichkeit German-American Association in Hazelton, Pa...