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Stories from Monday, September 18, 2006

Town examines utility deposits (09/18/06)
Deposit increases for delinquent utility accounts have been looked over by the council during the Bainbridge Town Council meeting Wednesday. Town clerk/treasure Jason Hartman informed the council that a discussion on utility deposits was brought up at the last month's utility board meeting. Hartman said that the deposits do not cover when someone moves out of the town or rents somewhere and just ups and leaves...
Four men die in crash (09/18/06)
Four men from Owen County were killed in a single-car accident that occurred near the town of Cunot this weekend. Listed as dead in the Saturday-morning crash at 4234 E. Ind. 42 were Joseph Allen Shoopman, 22, Thomas Dewayne Shoopman, 23, Floyd Allen Zook Jr., 25, and Richard E. Green, 40...
Officials reroute pipeline (09/18/06)
Plans for a cross-country natural gas pipeline set to cut a swath through northern Putnam County have been changed, officials with the project announced recently. Within the last couple of weeks, organizers of the Rockies Express Pipeline decided to reroute the 42-inch, underground line south around the town of Bainbridge, rather than north, due to concerns with Fortune Woods Nature Preserve which is located to the north of town along Big Walnut Creek...
May 24, 1915-Sept. 16, 2006 (09/18/06)
Frances Martin Harvey, 91, Greencastle, died Saturday. Born in Rockville, she was the daughter of Marion E. and Ethel Carver Martin. She married Robert R. Harvey on June 23, 1940. A 1933 graduate of Rockville High School, she received a degree in education from Earlham College in 1937...
Died Sept. 16, 2006 (09/18/06)
James R. Koebbe, 70, Cloverdale, died Saturday at Putnam County Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale.
April 6, 1917-Sept. 15, 2006 (09/18/06)
Lucy V. (Hall) Lane, 89, Plainfield, formerly of Greencastle, died on Friday at her residence. Born in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of the late John and Maude (Pace) Hall. She worked for Duke Energy (PSI) for 30 years. Surviving are a son, Ronald E. Lane; a daughter, Mary Lou Burton; and seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren...
Feb. 26, 1936-Sept. 16, 2006 (09/18/06)
Jack A. Mynatt, 70, Greencastle, died Saturday at his residence. Born in Pittsburg, Kan., he was the son of Clifford A. and Catherine Mynatt. He worked at the Hilton and the Crown Plaza Hotels. He was a member of the Van Bibber Lake Lion's Club and the Greencastle Eagles 4388...
Jan. 21, 1984-Sept. 16, 2006 (09/18/06)
Joseph Allen Shoopman, 22, Poland, died Saturday in an auto accident. Born in Indianapolis, he was the son of Thomas Sigler and Tamara Kay (Shoopman) Shoopman. He worked as a fork lift operator at the Wal-Mart Distribution Center, Greencastle. Surviving are his mother, Tamara Kay Shoopman and fiance Sid Trimble, Poland; father, Thomas Sigler and fiance Kellie Whited, Mooresville; half-brother, Chance Hart Trimble, Poland; and maternal grandmother, Josephine Irene Stephens, Indianapolis...
Jan. 5, 1983-Sept. 16, 2006 (09/18/06)
Thomas Dewayne Shoopman, 23, Poland, died Saturday in an auto accident. Born in Indianapolis, he was the son of Thomas Sigler and Tamara Kay (Shoopman) Shoopman. He was a handyman. Surviving are mother, Tamara Kay Shoopman and fiancˇ Sid Trimble, Poland; father, Thomas Sigler and fiancˇ Kellie Whited, Mooresville; son, Thomas D. Shoopman, Jr.; half-brother, Chance Hart Trimble, Poland; and maternal grandmother, Josephine Irene Stephens, Indianapolis...
Dec. 29, 1980-Sept. 16, 2006 (09/18/06)
Floyd Allen Zook, Jr., 25, Poland, died Saturday in an auto accident. Born in Indianapolis, he was the son of Floyd Allen Zook, Sr. and Vicky L. (Blankenship) Hamilton. He worked as a painter. Surviving are his mother, Vicky L. Hamilton and husband Mike, Poland; father, Floyd Allen Zook Sr., Indianapolis; brothers Joshua Blankenship and James Blankenship, both of Poland; step-sisters, Chris-tina Zook, Indianapolis, Tasha Zook, Indianapolis, and Ashley Hamilton, Poland; a step-brother, Chuck Jones, Indianapolis; and fiancˇ, Tove J. ...
Jan. 23, 1966-Sept. 16, 2006 (09/18/06)
Richard E. Green, 40, Poland, died Saturday in an auto accident. Born in Putnam County, he was the son of James Dewey Green and Doris (Guy) Delp. He married Susan Ann Merriman on Feb. 12, 1986, who preceded him in death on Dec. 15, 2003. He worked as a trim carpenter...