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Stories from Thursday, June 22, 2006

Great race pit-stopping on square (06/22/06)
Greencastle will welcome several hundred new visitors to its courthouse square on Wednesday, June 28. The Great Race, will once again make a pit stop in Greencastle on its 14-day race from Philadelphia to San Rafael, Calif. Competitors will race in pursuit of a $270,000 purse, with a top cash prize of $100,000 going to the Grand Champion...
Thompson puts name on ballot for house seat (06/22/06)
Reelsville area resident Richard E. Thompson has announced his Democrat candidacy for state representative in House District 44. The Parke County farmer and 20-year Jackson Township Trustee will be challenging incumbent Andy Thomas in the fall general election...
Tippin one of 10 in pageant (06/22/06)
Kristin Tippin says she has always dreamed of having the honor and privilege to represent the Putnam County 4-H community. That is why she entered as one of 10 candidates vying for the 2006 title during the annual Putnam County Fair Queen pageant, set for 7 p.m. Saturday, July 15 in the Community Building at the Putnam County Fairgrounds. Admission is $2...
Musical fundraisers support city's Celebrate '4' event (06/22/06)
Good music and good food will come together for two special events to raise funds for the Celebrate "4" citywide Fourth of July celebration in Robe-Ann Park. On Saturday, July 1 at Bingo McCoy's Rockhouse Brew and Grill, the band Forever The Tribute will perform from 8:30 p.m. to midnight. All donations and admission will go to the Celebrate "4" event...
Gray on mound for first pitch (06/22/06)
Greencastle's Citizen of the year will be throwing out the first pitch when the Indianapolis Indians take on the Richmond Braves on Sunday. Judge Sally Gray has been working on her curveball in preparation for Greencastle Community Day. Greencastle residents will enjoy special rates for the 2 p.m. game, as long as orders are received by June 23. Greencastle fans may choose from a $6 reserved seat or a $10 box seat...
Oct. 13, 1900-May 7, 2006 (06/22/06)
Graveside services for Bernice Brown Trout, 105, are set for 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Forest Hill Cemetery. Born at Bainbridge, she was the daughter of Milton Brown. She was an 86-year member of Greencastle Order of Eastern Star, and was a graduate of Terre Haute Teachers College. She taught school in Cleveland for 38 years before moving to Melbourne, Fla. She had been a resident of the Eastern Star Home in Phoenix, Ariz., for seven years...
April 18, 1946-June 21, 2006 (06/22/06)
James Lloyd Passwater, 60, Brazil, died Wednesday at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. Born in Marion County, he was the son of Lloyd B. and Phyllis (Culmann) Passwater Jr. A U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, he was a self-employed paint and body worker. He was a member of St. Johns United Church of Christ, Carbon Lodge 529, Scottish Rite Valley of Terre Haute, Zorah Shrine Temple and American Legion Post 58...
Elgin Smith (06/22/06)
Elgin Thompson Smith, 87, Indianapolis, formerly of Greencastle, died June 20. Born in Bath County, Ky., he graduated high school in 1938 at Mt. Sterling, Ky. He earned a bachelor's degree from Transylvania University in Lexington, Ky., in 1942, and a master's degree from Lexington Theological Seminary in 1945...
June 3, 1915-June 20, 2006 (06/22/06)
Clinton F. Judy, 91, Bainbridge, died Tuesday at Hendricks Regional Health, Danville. Born in Putnam County, he was the son of Fant and Goldie (Sears) Judy. He had been a farmer for many years and retired from Greencastle Manufacturing in 1980. He was also a member of the Bainbridge Christian Church, Bainbridge Masonic Lodge, Scottish Rite and Bainbridge Lions Club...
Oct. 2, 1925-June 7, 2006 (06/22/06)
Graveside services are set for 3 p.m. Saturday at Hebron Cemetery, Russellville, for Elizabeth Rae McGaughey Zediker, 80, Crawfordsville. She died June 7 at Home Hospital in Lafayette. Services will be conducted by Rev. Lester Niles. Machledt and Servies Funeral Home, Waveland, is handling arrangements...