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Stories from Monday, February 5, 2007

Woman, child killed in accident (02/05/07)
A Greencastle woman and her infant son were killed in a automobile accident on State Road 75 near Coatesville on Friday. Around 1:44 p.m. Friday, Hendricks County Dispatch received 911 calls reporting a two-vehicle crash on Ind. 75 just north of County Road 450 South in Hendricks County, approximately one half mile north of Coatesville...
Proposed intersection changes draw concern (02/05/07)
Proposed changes at the Bloomington Street (U.S. 231) and Veteran's Memorial Highway (Ind. 240) intersection in Greencastle have local officials and business owners concerned. The Indiana Department of Transportation is planning to widen all four corners of the intersection to allow more room for semi-tractor trailers making the turn from one road to the other...
Pre-disaster team has public hearing Tuesday (02/05/07)
The Putnam County Pre-Disaster Mitigation Planning Team will be conducting a public meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 6 in council chambers room of the courthouse annex, 209 W. Liberty St., Greencastle. This public hearing covers the federally required Pre-Disaster Mitigation Plan for the county...
GHS falls at Brown County (02/05/07)
NASHVILLE -- One day after earning a share of the West Central Conference, the Greencastle High School boys' basketball team ran into a wall named Brown County as the Tiger Cubs picked up their ninth loss of the season, falling to the Eagles, 52-44, Saturday...
Bittles, Pingleton advance to semistate (02/05/07)
MOORESVILLE -- And then there were two. Greencastle's Robert Bittles and Chris Pingleton maintained undefeated records Saturday at the Mooresville Regional as both advanced to the Evansville Semistate after winning their respective weight classes...
Eagles knock off Wildcats (02/05/07)
On Saturday, the South Putnam Eagles hoped to get some good play out of a handful of underclassmen to pick up a big win on Saturday night against the South Vermillion Wildcats. And those underclassmen managed to pace the Eagles to a 74-65 victory over South Vermillion...
Murtagh, relay team advance to state finals (02/05/07)
CRAWFORDSVILLE -- The Greencastle girls' swim team finish second among 13 teams at the Crawfordsville sectional championship Saturday on the strength of two state-qualifying heats. The Tiger Sharks' 200-yard medley relay team of Kelsey Murtagh, Morgan Terry, Melissa Ball, and Erica Soster qualified for the state finals with a dominate time of 1:54.90...
Cougars win frosh tourney (02/05/07)
The North Putnam High School boys' freshmen basketball team was crowned county champions Saturday after defeating Greencastle, 27-23. The Cougars led by as many as 10 points during the game, but Greencastle battled back, closing North Putnam's lead to one point, 24-23, with 46 seconds left. However, the Cougars held on to defeat GHS for the title...
June Lee Swift (02/05/07)
June 12, 1932-Feb. 3, 2007 June Lee Swift, 74, Center Point, died Saturday after an extended illness. Born in Clay County, she was the daughter of Everett and Halcie (Harden) Dierdorff. A 1950 graduate of Brazil High School, she worked as a nurse for Clay County Health Care, Macanelle's Nursing Home, McCann Manor and Cloverleaf Health Care for many years. ...
Helen C. Pfister (02/05/07)
Dec. 10, 1930-Feb. 3, 2007 Helen C. Pfister, 76, Plainfield, died Saturday evening. Born in Huntington County, she was the daughter of William E. and Irene (Hamilton) Pearson. A 1948 graduate of Wabash High School, she attended junior college in Mississippi and the John Herron School of Art for two years. She had worked at Dean Pump Co. from 1951-83 in purchasing. She was a member of the Lady Bug Golf League...
Danielle Marie Chew (02/05/07)
Oct. 13, 1975-Feb. 2, 2007 Chance Chew-Robie Sept. 21, 2005-Feb. 2, 2007 Danielle Marie Chew, 31, and infant son Chance Keegan Chew-Robie, 1, both of Greencastle, died Friday in an automobile accident. Born in Greencastle, Danielle was the daughter of Steven E. and Charmain Cox Chew...
Robert S. Baldwin (02/05/07)
Feb. 22, 1927-Feb. 3, 2007 Major Robert S. Baldwin, 79, Terre Haute, died Saturday at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Born in Clinton, he was the son of Edna Mae (Sylvester) and Claude Freeman Baldwin. He was a retired bacteriologist with IMC with 39 years of service. ...
Elizabeth Ann Atkinson (02/05/07)
Dec. 26-1973-Feb. 3, 2007 Elizabeth Ann "Beth" Kittle Atkinson, 33, Brazil, died Saturday. Born in Greene County, she was the daughter of Keith and Connie (Smith) Kittle. She had worked for 10 years as medical lab technician for Putnam County Hospital, and wa a member of McKinley Hill Church of Christ. She was a graduate of Northview High School and Indiana State University...
Marie E. Scott (02/05/07)
Jan. 7, 1926-Feb. 4, 2007 Marie E. Scott, 81, Roachdale, died Sunday at Plainfield Health Care. Born at Roachdale, she was the daughter of Virgil and Lucille (Ferguson) Sutherlin. She retired from Sommer Metalcraft Corp. at Crawfordsville and was a member of the Roachdale Christian Church...