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Stories from Wednesday, August 16, 2006

Local residents benefit from caregivers' suport group (08/16/06)
Almost everyone cares for someone, but for caregivers the situation is far more intense than most know. The Caregivers' Support Group started meeting in April because it needed a safe haven where it could talk about the daily lives of caregivers with other caregivers...
Water line breaks in Roachdale (08/16/06)
The town of Roachdale experienced a little water problem after a water line broke Tuesday. According to Roachdale Water Plant Operator Greg Poole, the house that sits on the corner of North Meridian Street and U.S. Hwy. 236 had been experiencing low water pressure...
Town Marshal turns in resignation (08/16/06)
The Roachdale Town Council will be saying good-bye to its Town Marshal effective Friday, Aug. 25. During Tuesday night's meeting, Marshal Heath Kerns handed the council his letter of resignation. Kerns has been the Town Marshal for the past five years, and believes his rewarding experiences as the marshal will help him in his future position...
Man charged in stabbing incident (08/16/06)
A Greencastle man is being held at the Putnam County Jail on a $25,000 bond after police say he injured two people with a knife over the weekend. Michael Kent Hanlon, 44, was arrested early Sunday morning in the Castlebury neighborhood, on the city's east side, and is being charged with two counts of battery with a deadly weapon, resisting law enforcement and public nudity...
March 27, 1979-Aug. 123, 2006 (08/16/06)
Andrea G. Carter, 27, Lebanon Ind., formerly of Charleston, Ill., died Sunday following an automobile accident. Born in Mattoon, Ill., she was the daughter of Michael and Barbara (McClerren) Lannon. A 1997 graduate of Greencastle High School, she married Jeffrey Carter on March 7, 2003, at Las Vegas. He survives...
Dec. 15, 1927-Aug. 14, 2006 (08/16/06)
Hilda M. Funkhouser Price, 78, Danville, died Monday at Hendricks Regional Health. Born in Morristown, she was the daughter of Othel and Jewell (Hine) Funkhouser. She was a receptionist at the Weaver and Randolph Funeral Home for the past 14 years. Prior to that, she had been a cashier at the Danville High School cafeteria and a school bus aide. ...
Jan. 6, 1917-Aug. 13, 2006 (08/16/06)
Garrett A. Snodgrass, 89, Gainesville, Fla., died Sunday. Born in Clinton County, he married Evelyn Courtney on April 1, 1944. She survives. He worked simultaneously at General Motors and as a business owner of Gary's Variety Store, Roachdale, before retiring to Florida in 1982...