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Stories from Thursday, May 4, 2006

Chiyoda shows off parts plant (05/04/06)
Nearly one year to the day after auto parts maker H.A. Parts Products of Indiana Company (HAPPICO) handed over operations of its Greencastle plant to Chiyoda USA, company officials welcomed the official open house of the facility on Wednesday. The gala event was marked with music, food and tours of the plant and was attended by several hundred people, including plant employees, Chiyoda management and local dignitaries...
Board approves discount store site (05/04/06)
Family Dollar may be one step closer to breaking ground in Bainbridge, now that the property the national chain has purchased may soon be rezoned. The Bainbridge Plan Commission moved Wednesday night to rezone three sections of the new grocery store property at 209 E. U.S. 36, formerly the old gas station, from residential to business...
May 31, 1961-April 26, 2006 (05/04/06)
Emily Ayres Wadsworth, 44, Indianapolis, formerly of Rockville, died Wednesday ather residence. Born at Clinton, she was the daughter of Lewis G. and Ruth Welch Ayres. She was a teacher at Bainbridge and Brownsburg. Her memberships included United Methodist Church and Eastbrook Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution. ...
April 13, 1924-April 26, 2006 (05/04/06)
Geraldine "Gerry" Legg Bell, 82, Surprise, Ariz., died April 26. Born in St. Francesville, Ill., she resided in Greencastle from 1971-1990, and was owner of Geri's from 1978-86. Surviving are her husband of 60 years, Howard Bell; son Kevin Bell and wife Pam, Alexandria, Va.; daughter Kimberly Abrew and husband Glenn, Surprise, Ariz.; sister Vera Balcomb; four granddaughters and one great-grandson...
Nov. 12, 1919-May 2, 2006 (05/04/06)
Thelma L. Burkhardt, 86, Greencastle, died Tuesday evening at Asbury Towers, Greencastle. Born Nov. 12, 1919 in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Ralph E. and Clara (McCoy) Jackson. A graduate of Zionsville High School, Indianapolis Office Machine School and the Nursing Home Administrators Course from 1968-69, she had been a bookkeeper and assistant director of the Senior Volunteer Program in Putnam County for 17 years, retiring in 1990. ...