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Stories from Thursday, October 25, 2007

$5,000 reward offered for shooting info (10/25/07)
BRAZIL -- Federal authorities have issued a $5,000 reward for information about last week's shooting incident at Van Buren Elementary in northeastern Clay County.
Candidates for city office face off in debate (10/25/07)
The candidates for Greencastle city offices, including the top position of mayor, faced off Wednesday night before a packed Watson Forum on the campus of DePauw University. Those who took to the podium included mayoral candidates Steve Butts and Sue Murray; city clerk-treasurer candidates Rhonda Chaney and Teresa Glenn; city council first ward candidates Adam Cohen and Jeremy Carver; city council third ward candidates Eric Birt and Jinsie Bingham; and city council fourth ward candidates Terry Smith and Russ Evans.. ...
Daniels makes way to Greencastle Wednesday, touting property tax plan (10/25/07)
Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels told a capacity crowd at DePauw University’s Peeler Art Center Auditorium Wednesday evening that local government should trim its spending if revenue under his proposed property tax relief plan comes up short. But despite his major property tax policy announcement Tuesday night, questions from the audience and Professor Ken Bode, who shared the stage with the governor and moderated the discussion, kept Daniels’ talk focused largely on other state issues and national politics.. ...
Power pole down, traffic snarled (10/25/07)
A shattered telephone pole stopped traffic for hours and forced Duke Energy to shut down power on Washington Street in Greencastle Wednesday afternoon. Greencastle police department officials say a Cash Concrete Truck struck the pole while backing out of the driveway at 629 Washington St. at 12:38 p.m., splintering the base of the pole...
Middle school runners compete at WCC (10/25/07)
Earlier this month, North Putnam Middle School hosted the 2007 WCC Junior High/Middle School Meet. At meet’s end, the Cloverdale girls’ team took home the championship, while the Cascade boys won their race. Cloverdale’s boys’ team finished third...
Cecil J. Florence (10/25/07)
Cecil J. Florence, 71, Jamestown, died Tuesday at St. Vincent Hospital. Born in Cynthiana, Ky., he was the son of Robert Florence and Ethel Navarre Florence. He worked as a sales manager in electronics and was a member of Jamestown Christian Church, Lions Club in Jamestown and Van Bibber, Indiana Lions Club Cancer Control and coached little league baseball...
Amy M. Henry (10/25/07)
Amy M. Henry, 66, Roachdale, died Tuesday. Born in Little Point, she was the daughter of Kenneth A. and Mary I. Ricks Allison. She was a graduate of Eminence High School and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Survivors include her husband of 43 years, Charles A. ...
Gabrielle Jean Robertson (10/25/07)
Gabrielle Jean Robertson died at birth Monday, Oct. 22, 2007 at Home Hospital in Lafayette. Her parents are Jerry and Didi Wright Robertson Additional survivors include her maternal grandparents, Dennis and Debbie Wright, Lynn; paternal grandparents, George and Joyce Robertson, Roachdale; an uncle, Craig Robertson, Broadripple; aunts and uncles Kathleen and Luke Erickson, Madison, Danielle and Bill Toth, Indianapolis, Darrell and Michelle Wright, Fountain City, and Neal and Trisha Wright, Fountain City.. ...
Helen L. Walton (10/25/07)
Helen Louise Walton, 73, Cloverdale, died Tuesday at St. Elizabeth Ann Seaton Hospital, Indianapolis. Born in Adair County, Ky., she was the daughter of William Logan Smith and Mary Beth (Pingleton) Smith. She married Kenneth Edward Walton, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 24, 2003...
Putnam Scanner Oct. 25, 2007 (10/25/07)
City Police The Greencastle Police Department investigated one accident. • Steward England, 56, Greencastle reported a car-deer collision to the Greencastle Police Department early Monday morning. England reported that he saw a deer as he drove over a hill on County Road 200W. He advised Sgt. Terry Eastham that he started to slow down but the deer ran in front of his vehicle. He was unable to stop in time, and hit the deer with his 2004 Chevrolet S10 pick up...
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