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Stories from Thursday, August 3, 2006

Thomas chosen as nominee (08/03/06)
State Rep. Andy Thomas looked on Wednesday as a caucus chose his father, Amos P. Thomas, as the Republican nominee for the District 44 seat in the Indiana House of Representatives. Thirty of the district's 31 eligible precinct committee members convened at the Putnam County Courthouse Annex in Greencastle to select a candidate to challenge Parke County Democrat Richard Thompson in the Nov. 7 general election...
Ensley named United Way Executive Director (08/03/06)
The Putnam County United Way recently announced a change of the guard. Greencastle resident Cathryn Cassells Ensley was recently named the organization's new Executive Director. Ensley is a former United Way board member and volunteer. She was appointed by the board to the interim position effective Aug. 1...
Recent heat wave leads to big turnout at city pool (08/03/06)
When summer heat hits central Indiana, people start looking for ways to cool off. One of the annual hot spots for Putnam County residents -- especially the children -- is the city pool located at Greencastle's Robe-Ann Park. In the past couple of weeks, hundreds of children and families have been flocking to the aquatic center to take a dip in the clear waters of the pool or plunge down the curlicue water slide...
Fagin to run for recorder (08/03/06)
Carol Fagin recently announced her intentions to run on the Democratic ticket for Putnam County Recorder. A courthouse veteran, Carol Fagin will bring 12 years of service in the Clerk's office to the position of Putnam County Recorder. "The position is all about attention to detail," says Fagin. "I have the exprience to effectively manage important county data and to oversee an office dedicated to efficient and professional service."...
Aug.12, 1917-Aug.1, 2006 (08/03/06)
Alvie Leroy Stadler, 88, Ladoga, died Tuesday at Hendricks Regional Health in Danville. Born in Terre Haute, he was the son of the late James Ross and Della Alice Gillespie Stadler. He married Alice E. Estes Nov. 30, 1935 at Greencastle, and she survives...