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Stories from Saturday, December 22, 2007

Driver, passenger safe after car plunges into frigid pond (12/22/07)
Two people and a dog swam to safety Friday night after their car plunged into a Putnam County pond. The accident occurred on a 90-degree curve at 5928 N. CR 600 East, in Floyd Township, where Putnam County law enforcement officials say there have been at least five accidents this year...
North Putnam students have average ISTEP scores (12/22/07)
North Putnam students are somewhere in the middle when it comes to scoring on the ISTEP exam, according to officials at this week's school board meeting. Assistant Superintende-nt Kevin Emsweller told the school board that a majority of the students in grades 3 through 10 scored at or above the state average on the yearly exam this fall, a smaller number fell below average or well above average...
Tzouanakis students shop for a cause (12/22/07)
Former Greencastle resident brings home Hollywood honor (12/22/07)
You may not know the name Ron Woodall but chances are you've admired his work. Woodall, a 1987 graduate of Greencastle High School, won a Visual Effects Society award for his work on "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest". He, along with Bruce Holcomb, Charlie Bailey and Carl Miller won the award for Outstanding Models and Miniatures in a Motion Picture. ...
GHS wins county title in battle with Clovers (12/22/07)
Fans entering Green-castle's McAnally Center for the 2007 Putnam County Classic were treated to game that more than lived up to it's billing. The home Tiger Cubs battled Cloverdale for the championship and walked away with the win 65-57, but not before the Clovers brought the legion of Tiger Cubs fans to the edge of their seats...
With Dean on the sideline, Cougars get first victory (12/22/07)
Something had to give. When North Putnam squared off against South Putnam in Friday's consolation tilt of the Putnam County Classic, a win was going to emerge. Both squads entered the ballgame with 0-5 records, but on this night, the Cougars found a way to win, 46-40, thanks to an inspired effort, and a game-high 21 points from Griffen Dahlstrom...
All-WCC fall teams released (12/22/07)
The West Central Conference recently released its all-conference teams for the fall team sports. All told, 31 Putnam County athletes made the list for volleyball, football and girls' and boys' soccer. For volleyball, six players from Putnam County schools made the list. Sectional champions Cloverdale had senior Ashley Koosman and junior Kristin McCammon on the team. For conference co-champs Greencastle, seniors Kelsey Hennette and Olivia Miller made all-WCC...
DePauw women arrive in Cancun with 30-point victory (12/22/07)
CANCUN, Mexico -- Four Tigers scored in double figures, led by Emily Marshall with 12, as the sixth-ranked DePauw women topped King's 74-44 in the opening game of the Caribbean Showdown Thursday. The Tigers improved to 7-1, while King's dropped to 5-5...
Noble "Fuzz" Wallace (12/22/07)
Noble "Fuzz" Wallace, San Antonio, Texas, died Wednesday in San Antonio. Born in Brazil, he was the son of William and Elsie Wallace. He attended Brazil High School and was employed by the G.C. Murphy Company for almost 40 years and HEB grocery stores for 13 years...
Putnam Scanner for Dec. 22, 2007 (12/22/07)
Putnam County Jail Seven people were booked into the Putnam County jail recently. Sheriff's Dept. Putnam County Sher-iff's Deputies were dispatched to one crash recently. Edward W. Watts, 78, Plainfield, was driving west on County Road 125 South when a deer came out of the woods and struck his 2004 Chevrolet Impala...
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