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Stories from Friday, December 15, 2006

Local students initiate recycling program (12/15/06)
Students at Greencastle Middle School have pulled together to help improve their world -- one pop can at a time. Technology teacher C.J. Shields said he became concerned that although there were recycling bins outside the school, each classroom did not have its own collection site...
Cloverdale gears up for renovations (12/15/06)
Several of the Cloverdale Community School Corp. athletic facilities could be getting a facelift soon. On Monday, the CCSC board unanimously voted in favor of a proposal provided by Odle McGuire and Shook, Indianapolis, calling for upgrades for athletic facilities in addition to improved security measures at the corporation's three school buildings...
Local Red Cross Unit set for First Aid, CPR classes (12/15/06)
The Putnam County Red Cross Unit is gearing up for the first of several upcoming First Aid and CPR classes. The first class for those interested in becoming certified for the classes is scheduled for 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. All classes the local unit will conduct will take place on the third Saturday of each month, lasting through December 2007...
GHS wrestlers win County (12/15/06)
After the dust settled Thursday night at the Putnam County Wrestling Tournament at Cloverdale, the Greencastle Tiger Cubs wrestling team hoisted the championship trophy. Greencastle captured the team championship as well as tying Cloverdale with most individual weight class champions...
Tiger Sharks dominate N. Putnam at home (12/15/06)
The Greencastle Tiger Sharks just keep on rolling. GHS's boys' and girls' swimming teams picked up their second straight win Thursday at home against North Putnam. the Tiger Shark boys downed the Cougars 121-61, and the girls' team picked up a 143-40 victory over North Putnam...
Greencastle girls fall to Rox (12/15/06)
ROCKVILLE -- Greencastle's girls varsity basketball team fell to 0-10 on the season with a loss on the road to Rockville Thursday night, 41-35. Poor shooting plagued the Tiger Cubs in the first half and let to them looking at a 24-13 halftime deficit to the Rox...
JV Cougars drop game to Cadets (12/15/06)
CLAYTON -- The North Putnam Cougars junior boys varsity basketball team couldn't overcome a great second half from the Cascade Cadets Thursday night and were defeated, 49-33, at home. North's squad hung tough in the first half, only being outscored by one-point, 20-19, with Raine Young leading the way with seven points in the half. Young led the Cougars in scoring with 15 points and their lone three-pointer...
Robert M. Means (12/15/06)
March 16, 1955-Dec. 13, 2006 Robert M. Means, 51, Roachdale, died Wednesday at Putnam County Hospital. He was the son of Clarence and Eva Lee Means. A 1974 graduate of North Putnam High School, he was a tool and die maker by trade, working as a press operator at Rexnord, Indian-apolis, and formerly worked at Oxford Automotive in Greencastle for 27 years. He worked on the Safety Patrol at Indianapolis Motor Speedway for 26 years...