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Stories from Friday, April 27, 2007

Smoke 'em while you've got 'em (04/27/07)
Weeks of discussion and public debate over a citywide ban on smoking in Greencastle culminated Thursday night with a unanimous vote of support by members of the city council. Council members John Lanie, Mark Hammer, Bob Sedlack and Russ Evans voted 4-0 to approve the first reading of an all-inclusive ban on smoking in enclosed public places in the city, including all restaurants, bars, businesses, government offices, stores and private clubs...
Residents hear plan for school (04/27/07)
CLOVERDALE -- The Cloverdale Community School Corp. School Board has asked its public for input and has received it. Twice. On Wednesday, three board members met with a handful of residents in the high school cafeteria hoping to receive information from the public regarding a recent project it has been working on with architectural firm Odle McGuire and Shook, Indianapolis...
Greencastle grad supports Relay by sharing battle (04/27/07)
As a 17-year-old Jeffrey Rowe stood in line waiting to take a physical, life appeared great. Rowe was a soon-to-be-senior at Greencastle High School, ready to tackle fall sports. In his past, he had received his physicals from his local doctor. But he decided to have his physical conducted through the school...
Firefighter safety key part of state's new initiative (04/27/07)
Thanks to the persistance of Bill Newgent, firefighters across the state have a new initiative to follow. Recently, the Indiana Department of Homeland Security's Firefighter Training System, in cooperation with Indiana Fire Chief's Association, Professional Firefighters Union of Indiana, Indiana Volunteer Firefighters Association, Indiana Fire Instructors Association, and the Indiana Firefighters Association unveiled the Indiana SAFE Fire Service Initiative...
Clovers split in triangular meet (04/27/07)
Staff reports CLOVERDALE -- The Cloverdale boys' and girls' track teams split on Thursday night at home against Cascade and Tri-West. The girls won their meet, but the boys came in second on the night. The girls captured eight events on the night to finish in first place...
Golf match called soon after start (04/27/07)
Sports Editor For the Greencastle and Cloverdale golf teams, Thursday night's three-way match with Plainfield was supposed to be for a good night of golf in what has been a disjointed season thus far. It was supposed to offer a look at a rival before the May 10 county tournament...
Cloverdale's Neese named one of state's top 40 senior basketball players (04/27/07)
Staff reports Cloverdale senior Michael Neese was recently named as one of Indiana's top 40 senior boys basketball performers as compiled by Hoosier Basketball Maganzine publisher Garry H. Donna. Neese was selected from among the approximately 1,600 players statewide who took part in IHSAA basketball during the 2006-07 season. ...
Thursday's cancellations (04/27/07)
Staff reports Last night's storm led to the cancellation or postponement of nearly every county sporting event. In county matchups, Cloverdale and Plainfield golf at Greencastle was postponed until May 9. The Tiger Cubs' softball game at North Putnam was postponed indefinitely...
Daniel William Lawson (04/27/07)
Sept. 16, 1955-April 16, 2007 Daniel William Lawson, 51, Indianapolis, died April 16. Born in Indianapolis, he was the son of Albert Julian and Ethel Alberta (Ensor) Lawson. A U.S. Marine Corps veteran, he served from Nov. 6, 1972-Jan. 14, 1974. Surviving are his son, Danny Lawson; daughters Jamie Baldwin and Jesse Baldwin; brothers John R. ...
Raymond Neal Wood (04/27/07)
Raymond Neal Wood, 61, Greencastle, died Thursday morning at Hendricks Regional Health, Danville. Arrangements are pending at Bittles and Hurt Funeral Home, Greencastle.
Jo Mary Smith Hall (04/27/07)
Oct. 20, 1941-April 23, 2007 Jo Mary Smith Hall, 65, Orlando, Fla., formerly of Greencastle, died Monday at her residence. Born in Greencastle, she was the daughter of James and Ruth Smith. She graduated from Greencastle High School in 1959 and worked as a pharmacy technician...
Betty L. Grounds (04/27/07)
Dec. 12, 1927-April 25, 2007 Betty L. Grounds, 79, Greencastle, formerly of Cloverdale, died Wednes-day at Mill Pond Health Campus. Born in Linton, she was the daughter of John. M. and Martha Mattie (Bryant) Miller. She was a homemaker. She married Royal D. Grounds on Dec. 11, 1943. He died Sept. 20, 1999...
Duane Durwood Daniel (04/27/07)
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 Indianapolis Business College in Indianapolis, he also attended Butler University and earned a master's degree from Purdue University. ...
Jack Huffman (04/27/07)
Sept. 29, 1922-April 24, 2007 Jack Huffman, 84, died Tuesday in Phoenix, Ariz. Born in Putnam County, he was the son of Reese and Lulu (Aker) Huffman. He attended school in Putnam County, moving with his family to Clay County in 1939. He graduated from Staunton High School in 1940...