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Stories from Tuesday, June 6, 2006

$20,000 bond set for driver in fatal crash (06/06/06)
Bond has been set at $20,000 Monday for a Center Point man accused of driving while intoxicated in a wreck that killed a Putnam County teen and seriously injured two other people Sunday morning. "Not guilty, I wasn't driving," were the words Michael William Knight, 20 said to Judge Robert Lowe during the arraignment in Putnam Superior Court...
Suit against town refiled locally (06/06/06)
The Town of Cloverdale recently learned a lawsuit that had been dismissed in Iowa has been refiled against it in Indiana. On May 18, attorneys for Simon Fire Equipment and Repair, Inc., Iowa, filed a lawsuit in Indiana for breach of contract. The lawsuit states that Simon Fire met its obligations and conditions in regard to entering an agreement with the town in 2005 to accept a bid from Simon Fire for a 2001 demo firetruck with a purchase price of $229,990.63, but, according to the lawsuit, the town voted down bond approval for the purchase of the fire truck.. ...
County EMA officials dispute siren report (06/06/06)
Television viewers were misinformed recently about Putnam County's use of Homeland Security funding, county officials heard Monday. "The gentleman from Channel 13 was flat out not advising the public accurately," local Emergency Planning Agency director Kim Hyten advised commissioners Kristina Warren, Gene Beck and Dennis O'Hair as he reviewed the equipment purchased and placed by the federal grant...
Sept. 23, 1928-June 4, 2006 (06/06/06)
Virginia C. Proctor, 77, Greencastle, died Sunday at Putnam County Hospital. Born in Putnam County, she was the daughter of Donald and Helen (White) Clifford. She was a graduate of Fillmore High School, and had been a cook for several years at DePauw University, as well as a nursing assistant at Putnam County Hospital...
April 26, 1928-June 2, 2006 (06/06/06)
Dorothy M. Sheese, 78, Athens, Ala., formerly of Greencastle, died Friday at Huntsville, Hospital in Alabama. Born in Bloomington, she was the daughter of Oscar F. and Margaret (Truax) Shultz. She was a 1946 graduate of Gosport High School. She married Renos Richard Sheese in 1946. He preceded her in death...
Aug. 12, 1936-June 4, 2006 (06/06/06)
Clarence E. Trigg 69, Indianapolis, died Sunday. Born in Carmel, he was the son of Haywood and Margurine (White) Trigg. He was a graduate of Greencastle High School, and had served in the U.S. Marines. He was retired from the Indiana Department of Correction...
May 30, 1942-June 4, 2006 (06/06/06)
Marilyn Ann Goss Diel, 64, Reelsville, died Sunday at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Brazil. Born in Marion County, she was the daughter of Willard Wesley and Gwendolyn Kathryn (James) Rigdon. A graduate of Eminence High School, she had been a waitress in Greencastle at the Fairway Restaur-ant and the Monon Restaur-ant. She retired in 2001 due to health problems...