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Stories from Wednesday, December 27, 2006

Doctor: Illness may not be flu (12/27/06)
Most people can relate to that feeling of waking up in the middle of the night and rushing to the bathroom with an upset stomach. These brief spells of vomiting and diarrhea are often labeled by those who experience them as the flu, however health officials say people may be confusing them with another illness that is common this time of year...
Coming soon to a website near you: MooseBumps (12/27/06)
Although no shows have aired yet, "The MooseBump Show" creators Nathaniel Lien and Kevin Sanders are both waiting patiently. The Greencastle High School duo recently told the BannerGraphic that shows could start airing before the end of the year. "No positive dates have been set," Sanders said. "There's so many things to work around."...
Blaze damages Lazy Acres home (12/27/06)
An electrical fire damaged a home at Lazy Acres Estates, off of County Road 625 East, the day after Christmas. Putnam County fire departments responded to a manufactionured home fire at Lot 15 of Lazy Acres Estates around 12:15 p.m. Tuesday. The home, which had rooms added, was owned by Josh Cox and was being rented by Jamie Featherston and his family...
Doctor: Illness may not be flu (12/27/06)
Most people can relate to that feeling of waking up in the middle of the night and rushing to the bathroom with an upset stomach. These brief spells of vomiting and diarrhea are often labeled by those who experience them as the flu, however health officials say people may be confusing them with another illness that is common this time of year...
Tigers will face Dallas in tourney (12/27/06)
Sports Writer The 22nd-ranked DePauw men's basketball team hopes to carry the momentum of it's current five-game winning streak into the Tampa Bay Shootout Friday against the University of Dallas. DePauw is playing solid all-around basketball as four starters are averaging double figures with one player close to a double-double average...
Hugh E. Chester (12/27/06)
Aug. 15, 1909-Dec. 25, 2006 Hugh E. Chester, 97, Greencastle, died Monday at Mill Pond Health Campus. Born in Minnesota, he was the son of Ernest and Marion (Robbie) Chester. He had been a steamfitter/pipefitter for Local 455 in St. Paul, Minn., for 30 years. He was a U.S. Navy reserve veteran of World War II...
Wanda Jones Brown (12/27/06)
Oct. 10, 1942-Dec. 24, 2006 Wanda Gale Jones Brown, 64, Broadway, Va., died Sunday in San Antonio, Texas. Born in Putnam County, she was the daughter of Herschel and Lyma (Cooper) Jones. She was a homemaker. Surviving are her husband, Kenneth D. Brown; daughters Candy Jo Gibbs, Harrisonburg, Va., Shirley Chenault and Judy Shifflett, both of Broadway, Va.; brother Herschel "Buck" Jones, Texas; sisters Virginia Neese, Indiana, Barbara Cooper and Donna Savage, both of Texas, and four grandchildren.. ...
Wayne J. Helton (12/27/06)
Aug. 13, 1928-Dec. 22, 2006 Wayne J. Helton, 68, Poland, died Friday at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. Born in Evanston, Ill., he was the son of Nathan and Julia (Czech) Helton. A U.S. Marine Corps veteran, he had been director of maintenance for Pierston Trucking Co., Wabash, and was of the Catholic faith...
Eva M. Noel (12/27/06)
May 24, 1918-Dec. 26, 2006 Eva M. Noel, 88, Coatesville, died Tuesday morning. Born in Edwardsport, she was the daughter of Rev. Harley and Lottie (Wright) Fidler. She had worked as a production supervisor at Paper Art for 33 years. She was a member of Eastern Star and Smyrna Shrine Guild...
Ruth K. Pell (12/27/06)
June 25, 1913-Dec. 21, 2006 Ruth K. Pell, 93, Mancos, Colo., formerly of Greencastle, died Thursday. Born in Cincinnati, she was the daughter of Charles and Carrie (Nolte) Fick. A 1931 graduate of Wiley High School in Terre Haute, and a 1933 graduate of Brown Business School, she was a secretary for 25 years for Larkin Insurance Agency. ...
Charlie L. "Toby" Slicer (12/27/06)
Dec. 28, 1940-Dec. 25, 2006 Charlie L. "Toby" Slicer, 65, Quincy, died Monday at Putnam County Hospital. Born in South Tunnell, Tenn., he was the son of Charlie and Rosie (McCloud) Slicer. He had been owner/ operator of J&S Contractors. He married Mary Brown on July 19, 1963. She survives...
Michael Diaz Evans (12/27/06)
March 15, 1974-Dec. 25, 2006 Michael Diaz Evans, 32, Bainbridge, died Monday. Born in Olongapo City, The Philippines, he was the son of Karl A. and Ludy S. (Diaz) Evans. Surviving are his wife, Amber R. Evans; sons Dakota and Wade Evans; daughter Porchea Evans; mother Ludy S. Strong; father Karl A. Evans; paternal grandmother Patricia Evans; brother Joseph Evans and wife Angela; two nieces and aunts, uncles and cousins...