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Stories from Thursday, April 26, 2007

Cook plaque added to Heritage Wall (04/26/07)
Greencastle's beloved Heritage Wall, located on the west side of Vine Street just south of Washington Street, is about to grow by one name. At its recent annual meeting, The Heritage Preservation Society of Putnam County (HPS) honored the service of the late Donald Jack Cook, president and founder of the society, by dedicating a plaque in his memory to add to the wall.,...
Baugh newest Cloverdale officer (04/26/07)
ClOVERDALE -- After being understaffed since early February, the Cloverdale Police Department recently added a fourth member. Jason Baugh, 40, Greencastle, was recently selected from 14 applicants to fill the vacant spot in the department. The position had been open since Feb. 12 after Nick Eastham resigned his post...
Area 30 enrollment said on target (04/26/07)
Recently, the Area 30 Board of Directors requested Area 30 Career Center officials provide it with proposed enrollment numbers to reflect the whole number of students from each of the six schools that make up the enrollment at the center. Recently, Area 30 Assistant Director Lora Wood, along with Area 30 representative Chad Nunley, provided the updated numbers to the superintendents...
Developer plans apartments behind Wal-Mart (04/26/07)
As one construction project next to the Greencastle Wal-Mart falls through, another one appears to be on the horizon. Clay County developer Brad Emmert told members of the Greencastle Redevelopment Commission Wednesday night that he wants to build an apartment complex on farmland located directly behind the Wal-Mart supercenter. He said he has been looking for a site in Greencastle for about a year...
Clover boys' track defeats North Central (04/26/07)
Staff reports FARMERSBURG -- The Cloverdale boys' track team defeated North Central, 66-57, Tuesday on the road. The Clovers posted nine wins on the night. In field events, Christian Cheatham gained victories in the long jump and high jump, while Ben Cheatham won the discus. Dylan Stone out threw to competition in the shot put...
Clovers drop 7-2 decision to Patriots (04/26/07)
CLOVERDALE -- The Cloverdale softball squad dropped its contest with Owen Valley, 7-2, Wednesday night to run its record to 2-10 on the season. Cloverdale started the night with a four-hit, one-run inning. Martika Byrd crushed a double to bring a run across the plate. However, the Clovers proceeded to go three up and three down in each of the next four innings, to leave them having to fight an uphill battle the final two...
Tiger Cubs junior varsity wins (04/26/07)
Staff reports Greencastle's junior varsity baseball team got the better of Speedway Monday night with a seventh-inning comeback that earned the Tiger Cubs a 9-8 victory. Justin Bartrum, Tyler Little, Drew Stewart and Ethan Gibson all collected multiple hits for the Tiger Cubs...
Myron E. Kennedy (04/26/07)
June 20, 1935-April 23, 2007 Myron E. Kennedy, 70, Vanbibber Lake Estates, Greencastle, died Tuesday. Born in Illinois, he was the son of Don and Edith (Rutherford) Kennedy. He served in the U.S. Navy. He retired from Delta Airlines where he worked in air cargo at Indianapolis International Airport...
Mary L. Pettit (04/26/07)
Dec. 8, 1937-April 24, 2007 Mary L. Pettit, 69, Greencastle, died Tuesday evening at Mill Pond Health Campus. Born in Putnam County, she was the daughter of Luther and Dorothy (Nelson) Littrell. She had worked at the Kroger deli for 16 years and retired in 2006 from Wal-Mart Distribution, where she was an associate...
Eileen S. Sillery (04/26/07)
June 1, 1920-April 25, 2007 Eileen S. Sillery, 86, Roachdale, died Wednesday at Zionsville Meadows, Zionsville. Born in Brisbane, Australia, she was the daughter of William and Sofie (Wagner) Farr. She was a member of the Roachdale Christian Church and the Good Humor Club...
Duane Durwood Daniel (04/26/07)
June 15, 1924-April 24, 2007 Duane Durwood Daniel, 82, Coatesville, died Tuesday at his residence. Born in Indianapolis, he was the son of Oscar Randolph and Edith (Schultz) Daniel. A graduate of Tech High School and Indiana-polis Business College in Indianapolis, he also attended Butler University and earned a master's degree from Purdue University. ...
Nathan L. Bain (04/26/07)
Oct. 29, 1955-April 24, 2007 Nathan L. Bain, 51, Cloverdale, died Tuesday at Clarian Health/ Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. Born in Morgan County, he was the son of Nolan E. Bain and Nida (Peck) Bain Standeford. He was a maintenance mechanic at Eli Lilly, Indianapolis and former owner/operator of Home Electric...
Betty L. Grounds (04/26/07)
Betty L. Grounds, 79, Cloverdale, died Wednes-day at Mill Pond Health Campus, Greencastle. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale.