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Stories from Wednesday, March 7, 2007

Police seek clues to theft and assault (03/07/07)
Greencastle police are looking for three males accused of assaulting a woman in the downtown area Tuesday morning after trying to break into her car. The victim, who police declined to identify, said she was in the pawn store at the corner Vine and Washington at around 10:30 a.m. when she heard her car alarm going off. She went outside to find a man, who she described as a hispanic or Puerto Rican male, attempting to break into her vehicle...
Butts announces bid for Greencastle mayor (03/07/07)
Greencastle resident and business owner Steve Butts has announced his bid for mayor. Butts has been the owner of Steve's Wrecker Service for 17 years and a U-Haul dealer for 15 years. He was raised in Putnam County and joined the U.S. Navy Seabees, returning in 1971...
Downtown merchants upset over vandalism (03/07/07)
Streaks of black spray paint marred the alleyway door of Bright Futures in downtown Greencastle Tuesday afternoon. Next door, the rare black glass facade of Fine Print Books had been defaced by a jumble of silver paint streaks that spoiled the view along Washington Street...
Regional field set (03/07/07)
For the first time in 24 seasons, the Cloverdale High School boys' basketball team is playing beyond sectional competition. After defeating Tri-West, 65-58, in the finals of the Class 2A South Putnam Sectional Saturday, the Clovers earned a trip to the Southridge Regional where they will face Providence in the first round...
Dean leads Warriors to regional (03/07/07)
When South Putnam High School Principal Kieth Puckett saw Greg Dean on the basketball court, he knew he was special. Puckett coached the former Eagle for two seasons. He said the coaching staff brought Dean up to the varsity as a freshman after starting the 1995-96 season with a 1-4 mark...
Rose Marie Covert (03/07/07)
June 9, 1928-March 6, 2007 Rose Marie Covert, 78, Indianapolis, formerly of Greencastle, died Tuesday. Born in Chicago, she was the daughter of Walter L. and Margaret E. (Reynolds) Feld. She was a member of the Ladies of the Moose and the VFW Auxiliary...
Tom Matthews (03/07/07)
May 3, 1938-March 6, 2007 Tom Matthews, 68, Terre Haute, died Tuesday at Mill Pond Health Campus, Greencastle. Born in Daviess County, he was the son of Ward and Grace (Williams) Matthews. He had been a salesman for United Rentals, was former owner of Vigo County Equipment in Terre Haute, was formerly employed by Massey Fer-guson in Greenfield and Findley, and had worked for John Deere in Greencastle...
Charlotte E. Patterson (03/07/07)
Feb. 9, 1927-March 5, 2007 Charlotte E. Patterson, 80, Greencastle, died Monday. Born in Greencastle, she was the daughter of William A. and Clova M. (McGill) Patterson. A 1945 graduate of Greencastle High School, she retired with 31 years of service from First Citizens Bank and Trust in Greencastle where she served as head bookkeeper and also worked in the computer department. ...