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Stories from Wednesday, October 1, 2008

County free of West Nile this year (10/01/08)
The West Nile virus season this year appears to be the mildest in seven years, with less than a third the number of serious cases as last year's total, U.S. health officials say. Preliminary reports show there were 368 severe cases, with 18 deaths. Mississippi and California were hardest hit, accounting for nearly half the cases. Putnam County has had no reported cases of the virus in humans...
Two face burglary charges (10/01/08)
BAINBRIDGE -- Two men were formally charged Tuesday in connection with an attempted burglary on a Bainbridge business. Joseph Ivan Schloegl, 31, of Mooreland and Robert Haney, 25, of Indianapolis were in Putnam County Circuit Court after being accused of trying to break into Millennium Trailer Sales at about 1:30 a.m. Monday...
Clues sought in string of field fires (10/01/08)
CLOVERDALE -- Fire investigators at Cloverdale are trying to figure out who or what is responsible for a recent string of field fires on property along Stardust Road. Cloverdale resident Don Gedert owns the 120-acre field where a total of eight hay bales have burned in a series of fires beginning last week. Tuesday night was the fourth time the Cloverdale Township Vol. Fire Dept. was called to extinguish the fires and the second time in the same day, Gedert said...
History repeating itself on Berry Street (10/01/08)
For more than 60 years, the residents of Berry Street, Greencastle have had a tradition of doing things together. This Saturday is no exception as the 34th Annual Berry Street Festival and Flea Market kicks off at 8 a.m. The event provides visitors a chance to roam up and down Berry Street and from Jackson Street east to Bloomington Street to look for antiques and collectibles, crafts and rummage items, food and baked goods and work from local artists...
South Putnam defeats Clovers in three games (10/01/08)
Late in game two of Tuesday's volleyball matchup between South Putnam and Cloverdale, it looked like the match of the year. The atmosphere was electric. The two teams were trading points and runs. South Putnam had taken the first match, but it was anybody's match...
GHS soccer gets win (10/01/08)
The Tiger Cubs battled with the Terre Haute Patriot Tuesday at Dee Monnett Field and won a couple of close matches. The varsity won 2-1, while the junior varsity won 3-2. In varsity action, the two teams fought back and forth the entire first half, with neither side gaining much of an advantage...
Tiger Cubs cut down by Warriors (10/01/08)
MARSHALL -- To say that the 2008 season for the Greencastle volleyball team has been tough would be an understatement. The Tiger Cubs fell to Turkey Run in four games and moved to 3-19 on the season. "We lost," Greencastle head coach Trish Lowe said. "It is difficult to continue on this path for all of us; the players, the coaches and the fans."...
Tiger Cub tennis picks up win on senior day (10/01/08)
The Greencastle boys' tennis team celebrated Senior Day on Saturday with big contributions from the day's honorees. Seniors Ty Fauvergue and Logan Grzesiek had two of the day's three wins in the 3-2 victory over visiting Danville. Fauvergue won the match of the day, as he clinched the win with a 7-6(1), 7-6(5) at No. 2 singles. At No. 3 Grzesiek won 6-1,6-3...
Clovers fall to Rockville (10/01/08)
ROCKVILLE--The Cloverdale varsity volleyball team lost to the Rockville Rox Monday night 25-22, 25-16, 21-25, 25-23, to bring their record to 13-5, and 3-1 in the WCC. The leading scorer for the Clovers was Kayla Shepherd with 16 points, who also led in aces with six. Next for the Clovers was Maria Skiles with eight points, and also had two aces...
Tiger Cubs and Cougars split (10/01/08)
The Greencastle Middle School volleyball teams split wins with North Putnam Monday night. The eighth grade A team lost their match 5-25, and 24-25. The B team won their second match of the year with a score of 25-14, and 25-16. The seventh grade A team won with a score of 25-24, and 25-23. The B team lost in three games with a score of 25-20, 20-25, and 10-15...
Clover JV places second (10/01/08)
The Cloverdale JV volleyball team got second place in their own invitational tournament last Saturday. The Clovers won their pool play by defeating Turkey Run 25-15, and 25-17. They later beat West Vigo 25-24, and 25-5 to go to the finals against Cascade...
Gilbert Chadd (10/01/08)
Gilbert Wayne Chadd, 69, of Greencastle, passed away on Tuesday Sept. 30, 2008 at his residence. Wayne was born on Dec. 9, 1938 in Clinton Falls to James Gilbert and Effie E. Buis Chadd. He was a member of First Baptist Church, Greencastle Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 1592 and Eagles Arie 4388...
Herbert Inglert (10/01/08)
Herbert Inglert II, 89, of Cloverdale, died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2008 at The Waters of Greencastle. Born on Feb. 8, 1919, he was the son of Herbert and Juanita (Pence) Inglert. He married Hettie Marie (Loy) Inglert on Nov. 20, 1961, and she preceded him in death on June 30, 1996...
Barbara King (10/01/08)
Barbara Ann King, 77, of Cloverdale, died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2008 at Hendricks Regional Health, Danville. Arrangements are pending at Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale.
Putnam Scanner for Oct. 1, 2008 (10/01/08)
Putnam County Jail The following individuals were booked in to the Putnam County Jail. Spencer A. Garrett, 59, Piasa, Ill., arrested Sept. 22 for operating while intoxicated and operating while intoxicated .15 or more. Randy Aaron Sawyer, 38, Cloverdale, arrested Sept. 22 for misdemeanor violation of firearms act and felony possession of methamphetamine...
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