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Stories from Saturday, August 23, 2008

Dixie Chopper gives local spin to new stadium (08/23/08)
INDIANAPOLIS -- When Indianapolis Colts fans and a national television audience get their first taste of pro football action at Lucas Oil Stadium Sunday night, a Putnam County company will provide some local flavor. Dixie Chopper, the official lawn mower of the Indianapolis Colts, has manufactured a pair of custom-made Colts-themed mowers that will be on display during the inaugural season at Lucas Oil Stadium...
Eagles control Patriots in second half (08/23/08)
Fullback Trent Knight's first and third rushing touchdowns of the evening were symbolic of the South Putnam's season opener Friday night. When things were going right for the Eagles, they were really going right. Knight scored three times in helping lead his team to a 35-12 win over visiting Owen Valley...
Clovers drop opener (08/23/08)
CLOVERDALE -- It was a rough night for the Cloverdale Clovers in their opening game of the 2008 season. The Clovers were plagued by injuries and unable to get things rolling in their 41-6 loss to the Speedway Sparkplugs. In was clear from the early going, Friday's contest with the Sparkplugs was going to be a rough one. ...
Tiger Cubs fall to Bulldogs (08/23/08)
Greencastle couldn't overcome a lifeless second quarter Friday in its football season opener and fell to Monrovia, 30-7, in a West Central Conference game on the Tiger Cubs' field. The Bulldogs (1-0, 1-0 WCC) scored its four touchdowns with a crunching ground attack in the second quarter to take a 30-0 halftime lead. Monrovia had 258 yards rushing in the first half...
Greencastle boys' soccer moves to 2-0 (08/23/08)
LEBANON -- Greencastle boys' soccer defeated host Lebanon Thursday 3-1. The Tiger Cubs dominated play for the first 15 minutes of the opening half, however it was Lebanon that struck first. Freshman Tyler Renten came off the bench to score with 22:46 remaining in the half, putting Lebanon ahead 1-0...
Shirley Mae Rodriguez (08/23/08)
Shirley Mae Rodriguez, 73, of Reelsville, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2008. She is survived by her son James "Bob" Gray and wife Deana Gray and sister Linda Browning. A private family service is planned. Arrangements are being handled by Bell Mortuary and Crematory, Royster-Askin-Sandrock Chapel...
Births for Aug. 23, 2008 (08/23/08)
The following babies were born to Putnam County families recently at Hendricks Regional Health: Jannllie Cox, Fillmore, a boy born July 30. Lindsey and James Sutherlin, Greencastle, a boy born Aug. 6. Angela and Charlie Lee, Cloverdale, a girl born Aug. 7...
Masterman-Hemmerling (08/23/08)
Bonnie Lynn Masterman (formerly Sharps), Greencastle and Paul A. Hemmerling, Greencastle were married at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8 at the Faithful Heart Wedding Chapel, Terre Haute. Faith Maker officiated. The bride is the daughter of William K. and Hazel M. Sharps, both deceased. She attended Terre Haute North Vigo High School, and is currently homemaking and planning to attend college...
Cooper-Coffman (08/23/08)
Renee Cooper, Fillmore, and Eric Coffman, Knoxville, Tenn. were married July 12 at the SeaWatch Resort in Myrtle Beach, S.C. The bride is the daughter of Greg and Evelyn Cooper, Champaign, Ill. and John and Kerry Cooper, Tucson, Ariz. She is a 1998 graduate of North Putnam High School and a 2002 graduate of the University of Southern Indiana...
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