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Stories from Tuesday, September 19, 2006

Safe Schools group to seek grants (09/19/06)
The Putnam County Safe Schools Committee has agreed to keep working with independent consultant Jennifer Meadows regarding the possibility of procuring future grants for the organization. Meadows, from Montgomery County, had met with committee members several times in recent months, working up a grant proposal. ...
Street options reviewed by council (09/19/06)
During the Bainbridge Town Council meeting, Brian Pohler from Hannum, Wagle and Cline Engineering informed the council about the condition of Washington Street. In Pohler's report, it said that Washington Street is in poor conditions, especially near the Walnut Street intersection. "The asphalt roadway is deteriorating and drainage improvements are needed."...
Put on walking shoes for healthy initiative (09/19/06)
All Putnam County citizens are invited to participate in "Walking for Wellness," a new walking program that is part of a county and statewide initiative to help local citizens become more aware of their habits and to encourage a healthier lifestyle...
Peace Walk Thursday at Labyrinth (09/19/06)
To celebrate International Day of Peace on Thursday, a community Labyrinth Walk for Peace is planned for 5 p.m. at the Greencastle Labyrinth in Hamilton Park, corner of Jackson and Hanna streets. Parking is available in the lot south of the park. An opening ceremony will welcome all who attend and will include a peace proclamation, candle lighting, labyrinth walking and bell ringing. ...
Police: Woman hid drugs in her pants (09/19/06)
Less than a month after a Fort Wayne woman was arrested for allegedly smuggling marijuana to her husband in the Putnamville Correctional Facility, a Bloomington woman has been accused of a similar scheme. Dawn Hendricks, 36, of Bloomington, was arrested on Sept. 15 and charged this week with attempting to traffic with an inmate, a class C felony, and possession of a controlled substance, a class D felony...
Marie Woodard Aug 21, 1953-Sept. 14, 2006 (09/19/06)
Marie Woodard, 53, Roachdale, died Thursday at Hendricks Regional Health, Danville. Born in Clinton, she was the daughter of Don and Thelma (Bright) Clodfelter. She attended Bridgeton and Rockville Schools, and was a leader and assistant leader for the Putnam County 4-H Dog Club for several years. She was a member of the American Border Collie Association and Professional Bull Riders Club...
Caterina Hamilton Sept. 22, 1970-Sept. 11, 2006 (09/19/06)
Caterina Martin Hamilton, 35, formerly of Greencastle, died Sept. 11 in San Antonio, Texas. Born in Stuttgart, Germany, she was the daughter of Hans-Joachim and Heide Ursula (Schmitt) Martin. She had worked at Putnam County Humane Society, F.B. Distro, Swift Trucking, Warren Trucking, Pingleton Trucking and Ragar Trucking...
Lenora Kearschner May 21, 1927-Sept. 15, 2006 (09/19/06)
Lenora Lee Acree Kearschner, 79 Brazil, died Friday at Union Hospital. Born in Clay County, she was the daughter of Walter Maurey, Sr. and Betty Fisher Maurey. She was a 1945 graduate of Brazil High School. She was a member of the Eastern Star in Knightsville and the Shrine in Terre Haute. ...
John Koebbe Dec. 11, 1935-Sept. 16, 2006 (09/19/06)
John R. Koebbe, 70, Cloverdale, died Saturday at Putnam County Hos-pital. Born in Kentucky, he was the son of John Joseph and Mary Catherine Koebbe. A U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War, he was retired from Lear Corp. in Greencastle. He was a member of St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, Greencastle...