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Stories from Wednesday, May 17, 2006

Fair queen hopefuls can enter 2006 contest (05/17/06)
Applications are now being accepted for the 2006 Putnam County Fair Queen Contest. The deadline for entries is May 31. Applications should include the contestant's name, address, phone number, current age and date of birth, high school and grade completed, college and year, years of 4-H completed, 4-H clubs and project, and organizations and honors...
Man arrested in molestation (05/17/06)
A Hendricks County man was arrested recently on allegations of child molestation, criminal deviate conduct and sexual misconduct with a minor. Charges were recently filed in Putnam County against Michael Rose, 18, Danville, on allegations of child molestation, criminal deviate conduct, both class B felonies, and sexual misconduct with a minor, a class C felony. Court documents state at least one of the instances took place in Putnam County...
Lawsuit filed in fast food complaint (05/17/06)
A Putnamville woman has filed suit against McDonald's after a January 2005 incident where she claims she was cut by a razor blade hidden inside a Chicken McNugget. According to documents filed May 8 in Putnam Circuit Court, Lois Schilling is seeking an unspecified amount of damages from Jedele Enterprises, which owns and operates the Greencastle McDonald's restaurant at 940 E. ...
Unhealthy funds plague county office (05/17/06)
Editor Money has become so tight in the Putnam County Health Department, the county is in danger of losing its county health officer. Office manager Beth Glaze shared the sobering information with the Putnam County Council on Tuesday, asking for guidance on how to continue running the state-mandated office without the ability to pay staff...
Nov. 5, 1956-May 13, 2006 (05/17/06)
Randy L. Merriett, 49, Cloverdale, died Saturday at Danville Regional Rehabilitation. Born in Aiken, S.C., he was the son of Stephen N. and Helen (Mason) Merriett. He was a maintenance mechanic in the U.S. Air Force until 1986. He was a member of Emmaus Community and the Cloverdale United Methodist Church. He was a leader dog trainer and raised lead dog puppies for the blind...