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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Stories from Thursday, May 1, 2008

Teen court a topic at MHPC dinner tonight (05/01/08)
A young man about 15 years old sits anxiously in the courtroom and wonders as a group of fellow students in another room decides what his punishment will be. Last month he slipped down to the convenience store after school and after wandering around inside for a while, walked out with a pack of cigarettes under his jacket. The watchful clerk noticed the act and called the police...
Cut for a cause (05/01/08)
Airplane buffs invited to see 1929 Ford plane (05/01/08)
Airplane buffs will have an opportunity to fly on one of the world's first mass produced passenger airplanes on June 13 thanks to the Putnam County Board of Aviation Commissioners (BOAC). The board approved the visit from the refurbished 1929 Ford Tri-Motor Airplane on Friday, June 13 at the Putnam County Airport. The public is invited to fly that day...
Tiger Cub comeback falls short (05/01/08)
After a bad start to their game with Monrovia Wednesday night, the Greencastle baseball team was almost able to complete a comeback on Monrovia. However, the Tiger Cubs fell to the visiting Bulldogs, 8-7. A rough second inning did the Tiger Cubs (3-11, 305 WCC) in, as they allowed six runs on four hits, two errors, a walk and a passed ball in the frame. Starter Kendall Faust lasted just one-and-a-third inning, having allowed seven runs on five hits and a walk...
Greencastle softball takes care of Monrovia, 6-0 (05/01/08)
The Greencastle softball team took care of business Monday night against Monrovia, shutting out the Bulldogs, 6-0. "It was a great game. This si the first shutout we've had in a long time," GHS coach Dave Keller said. The coach said his defense played especially well, as they allowed no runs, while pitcher Briana Baker struck out just two batters...
Cougars come out flat (05/01/08)
BAINBRIDGE -- The North Putnam baseball team suffered just its third loss of the season Wednesday, falling to Cascade 6-5 at home. The Cougars (13-3, 4-2 WCC) put up three runs in the seventh, but it was too little, too late. While the Cougars have pulled off a couple of seventh-inning comebacks this season, coach Norm Fish said his team needs to learn that they can't always turn it on in the seventh...
Tiger Cub tennis swept by North Montgomery (05/01/08)
The Greencastle tennis team lost to North Montgomery 5-0 on Wednesday. "It was a tough match for us. North Montgomery was a strong opponent," GHS coach Trish Lowe said. Most notably for the Tiger Cubs, Kelsey Hennette lost 7-5, 6-1 for her first loss of the season...
Greencastle girls' track picks up a pair of wins (05/01/08)
ELLETTSVILLE -- The Greencastle girls' track team picked up a pair of wins Tuesday, defeating Edgewood and Northview in a triangular match. Boys results were not available. Greencastle (9-1) scored 86 points to Edgewood's 54.5. Northview was third with 26.5...
NP sweeps doubleheader (05/01/08)
CLAYTON -- North Putnam swept a doubleheader from Cascade Tuesday night. The Cougars defeated the Cadets 5-3 in game one and 5-2 in the nightcap. In game one, pitcher Taylor Judy was dominant for the Cougars, striking out 14 batters in a complete game. She allow three runs on four hits and two walks...
Eagle golf loses on road (05/01/08)
ELLETTSVILLE -- The South Putnam golf team lost to Edgewood Tuesday night, 149-193. Low scorer for the Eagles was Tyler Newby with a 44. Michael Nichols was next with a 49. Damon Robinson and Tyler Shoffner each shot a 50 to round out the scoring. Tyler Cox had a 53 for the Eagles. Dylan Gilbert shot a 58...
Clovers drop one to Sparkplugs (05/01/08)
SPEEDWAY -- The Cloverdale baseball team visited Speedway Tuesday night, picking up a 6-0 loss to the Sparkplugs. Clover starter Josh Flory surrendered four runs on seven hits and three walks in his six innings of work. The real damage was done by the Clovers' six errors...
NPMS loses to Plainfield, 16-9 (05/01/08)
The North Putnam middle school baseball team couldn't recover from a mistake-filled fourth inning as it dropped a 16-9 decision to Plainfield Tuesday night. The Cougars led 5-3 going into the top of the fourth when the Quakers took advantage of two misplayed fly balls and a combination of six wild pitches and passed balls to plate seven runs and a 10-5 lead. North Putnam fought back in the bottom of the fourth by scoring four runs and closed the gap to 10-9...
Shirley J. White (05/01/08)
Shirley J. White, 67, Reelsville, died Wednesday at Putnam County Hospital. Mrs. White was born Feb. 3, 1941, in Charleston, W.V. to Shirley R. and Mabel (Daniels) White. Surviving is a sister, Sharon Brown of Reelsville. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, John R. White...
David Vote (05/01/08)
David Vote, 73, Kokomo, passed away on Monday, April 28, 2008 in Kokomo. He was born February 9, 1935, in Evansville, to Clayson and Elaine (Kelly) Vote. On October 20, 1963, in Logansport, he married Marilyn Martin, and she survives. He served in the United States Air Force, occupying Germany during that time. ...
Birth announcements May 1, 2008 (05/01/08)
A daughter, Maggie Corrine, was born to Shannon and Christine Brown at St Joseph Hospital, Syracuse, New York on April 18. Maternal grandparents are Gary and Lyndell Wilbur, Carlisle Pa., formally of Greencastle, and Paternal grandparents are Ronald and Brenda Brown, Mechanicsburg, Pa...
Hamilton-Belter wed (05/01/08)
Mike and Connie Hamilton, Bainbridge announce the upcoming wedding of their son Adam Hamilton and Jessica Belter, Batesville. The couple plans to be married April 19 at 2:30 p.m. at St. Louis Catholic Church, Batesville by the Rev. Dennis Duvelius. Belter is the daughter of Jude and Rhonda Belter, Batesville, Ind...
Noll-Cooper to marry (05/01/08)
Mr. and Mrs. Kerry and Jenny Noll and Mr. and Mrs. Kent and Connie Cooper would like to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their children Brittany Noll to Clint Cooper. The couple met in high school while attending Greencastle Christian Church. They were engaged on a cruise to the Caribbean on New Year's Day 2007...
Sims-Mountz wedding (05/01/08)
Jessica Sims and Howie Mountz, both of Cloverdale plan to marry May 3 at 5:30 p.m. at the Steele's residence in Cloverdale. John Whitesell is officiating at the wedding. A reception will follow the ceremony at Steele's. Sims is the daughter of David Sims and Jim and Linda (Cathy) Steele, Cloverdale. She is a 2005 graduate of Mt. Vernon High School and is employed at Steele's Auto, Cloverdale...
Neeses celebrate 60th (05/01/08)
Archie and Colleen (Haltom) Neese formerly of Cloverdale were married April 30, 1948 in Greencastle. They will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with family and friends in Inverness, Fla. He is a World War II Veteran, and retired from Allison Transmission, GMC after 33 years. She retired from Allison Transmission after 25 years...
Putnam Scanner for May 1, 2008 (05/01/08)
Putnam County Jail Three people were booked into the Putnam County Jail recently. Sheriff's Dept. One accident was investigated by the Putnam County Sheriff's Departme-nt. He attempted to avoid the deer and lost control of the vehicle on the gravel road. The vehicle slid off the roadway and hit a utility pole...
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