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Stories from Monday, July 31, 2006

2006 sales climb at 4-H livestock auction (07/31/06)
Friday night was filled with head nods, high prices, and happy Putnam County 4H'ers during the annual livestock auction at the fair. This event marks the end of the fair each year, and it showcases all animal exhibitors and their hard work throughout the week...
Astronaut to speak at museum (07/31/06)
What goes up must come down, what goes around comes around, and Putnam County is fortunate to have space traveler Joe Allen in its orbit again. Allen will be guest of honor at the Putnam County Museum's Annual Out of This World Gala on Aug. 5. There will be a special pre-gala event for those who would like to meet Allen up close and personal. ...
Fifth 'Granny Ride' scheduled for Aug. 26 (07/31/06)
The Granny Ride brings a chance for many to help the fight against cancer this August. The Granny Ride is an ongoing memory and tribute of the passionate love Judy "Granny" Rubeck had for any person whose life she may have touched before her untimely death...
Sept. 24, 1918-July 30, 2006 (07/31/06)
Doris Olive Crafton, 87, Cloverdale, died Sunday at her residence. Born in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Benjamin and Nita (Harrison) Highshue. She married Thomas R. Crafton on Aug. 1, 1940, and was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Cloverdale; daughter Janet Su-Lyn Lybrand, Chapel Hill, N.C.; son Thomas Michael Crafton, Cloverdale; six grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren...