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Stories from Tuesday, May 16, 2006

Local 4-H'ers help out Red Cross (05/16/06)
One by one, members of the Jefferson Township 4-H Club lined up like workers on an assembly line, taking turns stuffing Red Cross bags. Nine-year-old Taylor Hicks, among the 14 kids Monday evening, took pride in placing necessities in the bags, such as soap, tooth paste and combs...
Patrons sound off on property taxes at meeting (05/16/06)
From the bleachers to the chairs arranged on the gym floor, parents, teachers and local residents filled the Central Elementary School gymnasium Monday to sound off about taxes and teacher layoffs. While previous South Putnam school board meetings have brought out parents teachers and even students concerned with proposed cuts to programs and staff, another group voiced an opinion at the Monday meeting...
Residents submit petition to commissioners (05/16/06)
A petition signed by 44 residents opposed to an iron bridge replacement project found its way in front of the Putnam County Commissioners Monday evening. But even before representatives of those residents issued their statement to Commissioners Gene Beck and Dennis O'Hair, the project had been pulled from the county's future project list...