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Stories from Monday, January 8, 2007

Flooding traps two motorists (01/08/07)
Emergency responders in southern Putnam County were busy with two separate water rescues this weekend. Excessive rainfall in the last few weeks has led to flooding along Doe Creek which feeds nearby Cataract Lake reservoir. Several low-lying roads in the area have become flooded in recent days...
MLK Day features video, fair (01/08/07)
A video and activity fair will highlight Putnam County's free public celebration of the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. in an event set for 10 a.m.-noon Monday, Jan. 15 at Gobin Memorial United Methodist Church Gobin Church is located one block south of the intersection of Seminary and Locust streets at 307 Simpson St...
GHS boys, girls win at WCC (01/08/07)
Sports Editor Greencastle High School's boys' and girls' swimming teams are West Central Conference champions again. The Tiger Sharks sank the other four competing schools in Saturday's conference championship meet at DePauw University. The boys claimed first place at the meet with 411 points, followed by South Putnam's score of 240 in second and Cascade's 222 in third. North Putnam finished fourth with 165, and Speedway was fifth with 116...
Eagles drop game to Eminence (01/08/07)
Sports Writer EMINENCE -- Fouls were the name of the game Saturday night as the South Putnam Eagles fell to the Eminence Eels, 60-58, in a game where more whistles were blown than baskets made. Despite the large amount of fouls called, 56 in total, the Eagles gave the Eels all they could handle in the second half of play...
Cougars win in double-overtime (01/08/07)
For the BannerGraphic DOVER -- The North Putnam and Western Boone boys' basketball teams performed a perfect impression of their battle a season ago Saturday night. The game again went into double-overtime and was decided by three points. The only difference was the victory, as the Cougars picked up a 66-63 win...
SPHS goes 3-1 at Monrovia (01/08/07)
MONROVIA -- South Putnam's varsity wrestling team competed in the Monrovia Invitational on Saturday, finishing the day with a 3 -1 record. South Putnam defeated Danville 38-30, Owen Valley 50-24 and Ritter 66-12. The Eagles fell to host Monrovia, 42-36...
Lethia Myers (01/08/07)
Dec. 3, 1917-Jan. 7. 2007 Lethia Myers, 89, Roachdale, died Saturday at Mill Pond Health Campus, Greencastle. Born at Roachdale, she was he daughter of J. Frank and Edna M. (Giles) Wilson. A 1936 graduate of Roachdale High School, she was a graduate of Central Normal College, Danville, and earned her master's degree from Indiana State University. ...