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Stories from Wednesday, January 2, 2008

First baby arrives at PCH (01/02/08)
The first baby of 2008 for Putnam County arrived on the first afternoon of the new year. Deagon Anthony Buis weighed in at 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20.5 inches long when he arrived at 2:53 p.m. at Putnam County Hospital. He is he son of Chelsa Leigh Cook and Anthony Phillip Buis, Roachdale, and is the couple's first child...
Greencastle National Guard unit deploying (01/02/08)
The RCA Dome will be filled to capacity today, but there will be no football team. The stadium will be awash in military uniforms. The stands will be packed with military families. They will gather there to say goodbye. In the largest Indiana National Guard deployment since WWII, 3,400 soldiers from the 76th Brigade Combat Team prepare to head for Iraq today, including approximately 50 soldiers from the Greencastle National Guard Armory...
New restaurant to replace LaCharreada in Greencastle (01/02/08)
A month after scandal over a bloody deer carcass in the kitchen forced a Greencastle restaurant to close its doors, a new one is slated to open in its place. California-based Casa Grande has chosen the site of the former LaCharreada Mexican restaurant, in the Shoppes of Greencastle retail center, for its newest location, according to Cheryl May, office manager of the Hendricks County-based company that owns the shopping center...
Eagle JV falls to Cascade in final (01/02/08)
By JARED JERNAGAN Sports Editor In Friday's Eagle Junior Varsity Holiday Tournament, the host South Putnam Eagles fell to Cascade in the finals by a score of 46-39. Although Eagle coach Chris Jones was disappointed with a loss, he was pleased with the progress his young team continues to display as the season wears on...
Wright, Buchanan lead Greencastle at Scottsburg Classic (01/02/08)
SCOTTSBURG -- Greencastle wrestling traveled to Scottsburg on Friday and Saturday to compete in the Warrior Classic. The Tiger Cubs earned a split, going 5-5 over the two days of action. The Cubs defeated Fort Wayne Concordia, Scottsburg, Bedford, Mitchell and Indianapolis Chatard. They fell to Edgewood, Columbus North, Jennings County, Jeffersonville and Danville. In the Danville match, GHS earned a tie but lost on criteria...
DPU women have clinic tonight (01/02/08)
The DePauw women's basketball team will host a basketball clinic tonight at the Lilly Center for boys and girls in pre-kindergarten through 8th grade. Registration will be at the gym entrance from 6:30-7p.m., with the clinic following from 7-8:30 p.m. The team asks that each participant give a small monetary donation to its 2008 charitable efforts. The donation may be any amount whatsoever. For more information call 658.6280...
Bowling standings announced (01/02/08)
Alex Alleys releases bowling standings for two leagues Due to the Christmas and New Year holidays, most of GGUSBC leagues have been on break recently. Here are the current standings for the two leagues that bowled last Wednesday, Dec. 26. At Alex Alleys...
Virginia G. Kendall (01/02/08)
Virginia G. Kendall, 88, Greencastle, formerly of Reelsville, died Tuesday at Asbury Towers Healthcare Facility. Arrangements are pending at Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home, Greencastle.
Guy Albert Hughes (01/02/08)
Guy Albert Hughes, 88, Brazil, died Sunday at his residence. Born in Clay County, he was the son of John Albert Hughes and Rachel Ellen (Buckle) Hughes. He attended Wools School and Staunton High School where he played basketball and graduated in 1939...
Putnam Scanner for 1-2-09 (01/02/08)
Sheriff's Dept. Two accidents were investigated by Deputy Danny Wallace of the Putnam County Sheriff's Department. Putnam County Jail Nine people were booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. Corrections Due to misinformation supplied to the Banner Graphic, an incorrect name was printed in Thursday's issue...
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