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Stories from Saturday, July 5, 2008

Putnam County flood aid increased (07/05/08)
President George Bush announced earlier this week that additional disaster assistance has been made available to the State of Indiana in the form of Public Assistance programming. The state, which was hit hard by flooding beginning on June 6, was initially declared a major disaster and made eligible for federal funding for emergency protective services...
Fourth of July celebrated (07/05/08)
Moose gives big to help victims of recent floods (07/05/08)
Members of the Greencastle Moose Family Center have been busy preparing supplies to send to their fellow lodges in Martinsville and Spencer. The supplies will be given out to members of those organizations and to others who have been affected by the flood disaster...
Tony Harmless to perform at Parkfest (07/05/08)
Parkfest returns to Robe Ann Park this Tuesday evening at 7 p.m. with performer Tony Harmless. Harmless has been playing and writing music since he was in junior high school. He has played in bands such as Dense Ground Fog and Radio Flyer throughout the years. He also performs some Fridays at Final Approach Bistro, located at the Putnam County Airport...
Bretscher finishes 59th in Omaha (07/05/08)
Ohio State swimmer and Greencastle grad Andrew Bretscher finished 59th at the Olympic swim trials held in Omaha, Nebraska Friday. Bretscher enter the event seeded 65th after swimming a 55.05 to qualify for the trials. In Friday's heat race, Bretscher knocked .18 seconds off his time finishing his race in 54.87. He finished in 59th place, 3.35 second behind heat winner and world record holder Ian Crocker...
Joyce Brock (07/05/08)
Joyce Marlene Brock, 69, of Coatesville, died Tuesday, July 1 at her home. Born in Hendricks County on Nov. 25, 1938, she was the daughter of Ralph and Marie Branson Russell. Mrs. Brock was a homemaker, taught weekly religious education at Mill Creek Schools and delivered Meals on Wheels...
Joan Lowder (07/05/08)
Joan Lowder, 60, of Greencastle, died Tuesday, July 1 at the St. Vincent Heart Center. Born March 27, 1948 to Donald and Julia Falconbury Bannon, she was an L.P.N. at various nursing homes in Terre Haute, Brazil and Greencastle for many years. She was a member of New Life Baptist Church...
Charles McVey (07/05/08)
Charles N. McVey, 81, of Cloverdale, passed away Thursday, July 3, 2008 at Putnam County Hospital in Greencastle. Born on March 8, 1927, in Diamond, Ind., he was the son of Charles W. and Mary L. McVey. Mr. McVey served in the US Army in Japan, in the Occupational Forces. He retired in 1989 after working for the Department of Correction as a steel metal foreman...
McClanahan-Inglert (07/05/08)
Tiffany McClanahan and Jason M. Inglert will be married July 13 at sunset on the beach in Siesta Keys, Fla. A reception will be held in Greencastle on Aug. 8 for family and friends to attend.
Ridgways celebrate 60th (07/05/08)
Louis Warren and Josephine (Bowman) Ridgway were married on June 27, 1948. They had a double lawn wedding with one of Josephine's older brothers, Marvin Bowman and Georgette (Dans) Bowman. Louis Warren graduated from Cloverdale High School in 1945. Josephine graduated from Reelsville in 1949...
Putnam Scanner for July 5, 2008 (07/05/08)
Putnam County Jail Several people were booked into the Putnam County Jail. Sheriff's Department Several accident reports were turned in at the Putnam County Sheriff's Department recently. Damage was estimated between $2,500 - $5,000. Damage was estimated between $1,000 - $2,500...
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