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Stories from Monday, April 17, 2006

Polaris new star at Putnam library (04/17/06)
Great changes are coming to the Putnam County Public Library.The library has selected Polaris, the next generation of system automation, which provides access to the library catalog in a familiar Windows interface. In 1998, the library changed from a paper card catalog and manual circulation system to an automated system -- Dynix Classic. ...
Prayers answered for couple (04/17/06)
Once the lunch plates are cleared away on a sunny spring afternoon, two women at a local diner get a chance to share pictures, laugh and really talk together. Aside from their hair color, one is blond and the other brunette, the friends seem to have a lot in common. They are both in their mid-fifties and attend the same denomination of church. They both have families and even enjoy the same kinds of wine...
Housing numbers stablize (04/17/06)
The numbers in the Greencastle Housing Authority Section 8 voucher program have remained steady and Max Johnson couldn't be more pleased. Coming off a year in which the numbers fluctuated more than normal, the Executive Director told the GHA board Thursday the numbers through the first four months of this year have been steady...
Teacher's 'soul' crossing nation with publication By KIM PUCKETT Staff Writer Reelsville Elementary sixth grade teacher Marc Hendrickson is now a nationally published author (04/17/06)
Teacher's 'soul' crossing nation with publication By KIM PUCKETT Staff Writer Reelsville Elementary sixth grade teacher Marc Hendrickson is now a nationally published author. Hendrickson's book, "SoulCrossers," has been published by Tate Publishing Enterprises...
Nov. 7, 1916-April 14, 2006 (04/17/06)
Anita M. Poole, 89, Greencastle, formerly of Indianapolis, died Friday. Born in Madisonville, Ky., she was the daughter of Richard Edward and Lorena M. (Hall) Moore. A graduate of Madisonville High School, she earned her bachelor of science degree from Bowling Green (Ky.) State Teachers College and her master's degree from Butler University in Indianapolis...
Dec. 5, 1946-April 16, 2006 (04/17/06)
Robert S. Foy, 59, Crawfordsville, died Saturday at his residence. Born in Crawfordsville, he was the son of Donald S. And Minnie A. (Hancock) Foy. A 1965 graduate of Crawfordsville High School, he had served in the U.S. Air Force, and 16 years in the Indiana National Guard at Crawfordsville, retiring in 1992. He was a member of New Market United Methodist Church and had been a member of Washington Avenue Presbyterian Church. He was a member of Indiana Bell Pioneers...
Oct. 3, 1917-April 14, 2006 (04/17/06)
Lauretta Margaret Knauer, 88, Elwood, died Friday at Community South Hospital, Indianapolis. Born in Greencastle, she was the daughter of Rex and Agnes (Buster) Hunt. A graduate of Miami Business College, she was a homemaker. She married William Edward Knauer on April 24, 1937. He survives...
Memorial service (04/17/06)
A memorial service is set for Sunday, April 23 for Walter Olson, 89, who died Feb. 20 in McAllen, Texas. Service time is 2 p.m. at Fillmore Christian Church. He had resided in Minnesota, and wintered 28 years in Alamo, Texas. He moved to Indiana after he married Thelma Jean Sutherlin in 1998. She survives...
Died April 15, 2006 (04/17/06)
David W. Jones, 64, Davenport, Fla., died Saturday at the Heart of Florida Hospital. Memorial services will be announced at a later date.
Died April 16, 2006 (04/17/06)
Charles Newgent, 80, Greencstle, died Sunday at Mill Pond Health Campus, Greencastle. Bittles and Hurt Funeral Home, Greencastle, is handling arrangements.
Jan. 17, 1935-April 16, 2006 (04/17/06)
Robert W. Shetler, 71, Greencastle, formerly of Indianapolis, died Sunday. Born in Rosiclare, Ill., he was the son of Floyd E. and Margaret Bell Zimmers Shetler. A 1953 graduate of Rosiclare High School, he was a member of the Emmanuel Christian Church in Limedale, Woodmen of the World and Local 60 in Indianapolis where he retired as a trim carpenter...
March 11, 1915-April 15, 2006 (04/17/06)
Don W. Corbin, 91, Roachdale, died Saturday at Mill Pond Health Campus, Greencastle. Born at Staunton, he was the son of Ottemar and Tressa (Williams) Corbin. A graduate of Brazil High School, he was a farmer and operated Roachdale Fertilizer Pant for several years. ...