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Stories from Saturday, October 4, 2008

Local man wanted for drug dealing (10/04/08)
A Greencastle man charged with Class A felony dealing in cocaine has continued to elude capture since March. A warrant for the arrest of Michael Smoot, 44, of the 100 block of South Jackson Street was issued on March 27, but authorities have been unable to locate Smoot...
Pair shares love of art (10/04/08)
Putnam County is full of delightful surprises. One of the best is a beautiful art studio located northwest of Greencastle belonging to Marla Helton and Stu Fabe. The two are award-winning artists who create and sell gourd art. Between the two they cover the gamut from high-end elegant pieces to the whimsical and practical. Their pieces, all using gourds, include sophisticated woven displays,quirky dolls with names and personalities, masks, pins and even purses. All made from hard-shell gourds...
Some Fillmore addresses to change (10/04/08)
FILLMORE -- Some address in Fillmore may change in order for the town to be in compliance with Putnam County Emergency Management. At an earlier Fillmore Town Council meeting this year, Council President Jeff Osborn explained to residents that the town went to the Emergency Management (911) asking what they needed to do to be in compliance...
'In God We Trust' lawsuit coming to DePauw Oct. 14 (10/04/08)
A high-profile case involving Indiana's "In God We Trust" license plate will bring the Indiana Court of Appeals to DePauw University on Tuesday, Oct. 14. As part of its outreach efforts, the Court will hear oral arguments in the case of Mark Studler v. Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles at 10 a.m. in Walden Inn Social Center. Members of the DePauw University and Putnam County communities are invited to attend. Normal courtroom rules of decorum will apply...
School menus for Oct. 6-10 (10/04/08)
CLOVERDALE SCHOOLS Monday -- tuna salad plate, hotdog or chicken rings at elementary and middle school; tuna salad plate, chicken nuggets or cheese dogs at high school Tuesday -- chicken salad plate, nachos with meat and cheese or pizza at elementary and middle school; chicken salad plate, nachos with meat sauce or pizza at high school...
School Calendars for Oct. 6-11 (10/04/08)
CLOVERDALE MIDDLE SCHOOL Oct. 6 -- Music concert, 7 p.m. Oct. 7 -- 6/7/8 home volleyball with North Clay, 5:30 p.m.; Cross country at South Putnam, 4 p.m. Oct. 9 -- 7/8 volleyball at Greencastle, 5:30 p.m.; 7/8 home football vs. Speedway, 6 p.m. Oct. 11 -- Cross country at South Putnam, 9 a.m.; 7/8 volleyball at Speedway, 9 a.m...
Eagles fall to Sparkplugs in defensive showdown (10/04/08)
SPEEDWAY -- The game played out like so many of South Putnam's football contests this year. Two strong defenses stood toe-to-toe for four quarters, neither team willing to yield. The protection occasionally bent, but rarely broke. Both teams waited for the other to blink...
Hickam accounts for five TDs as GHS wins (10/04/08)
CLOVERDALE -- Greencastle and Cloverdale entered Friday's contest in similar places. Both were coming off losses and looking to establish some firm footing to make a push at the midway point. Greencastle struck a good balance on offense and defeated Cloverdale 44-13...
Cougars blank Bulldogs, 17-0 (10/04/08)
MONROVIA -- North Putnam stayed undefeated Friday, using a stout, hard-nosed defense and a balanced offensive attack to beat Monrovia 17-0 in a West Central Conference football game at Gordon Hadley Field. The Cougars (7-0, 4-0 WCC), the state's No. 3-ranked team in 2A, received a solid performance from quarterback Scott Hunt, who passed for 98 yards and ran for 53 including a 16-yard touchdown run in the third quarter...
GMS football splits (10/04/08)
The Greencastle Middle School football teams split their contests with Monrovia on Thursday night. The seventh grade fell to the Bulldogs 8-0. Their record stands at 3-1-1. The Tiger Cub eighth graders remained undefeated with a 20-15 victory. They are now 5-0...
Eagles battle Cadets (10/04/08)
The South Putnam middle school football teams hosted Cascade Wednesday night, splitting a pair of games with the Cadets. The Eagle seventh grade defeated the Cadets 21-0, while the eighth grade fell 22-8. The seventh grade game was a scoreless tie at the half, but the Eagles turned in on after the break...
Leoda Merriman (10/04/08)
Leoda Ann Merriman, 73, of Quincy, died Thursday, Oct. 2, 2008 at Bloomington Hospital. Born Oct. 2, 1935, in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Ernest C. and Laura E. (Holding) Burton. She married Wayne Merriman on May 31, 1952, and he survives...
Coedy Peterson (10/04/08)
Coedy Allen Peterson, 25, of Reelsville, formerly of Paris, Ill., died Oct. 1, 2008 at Wishard Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born Aug. 10, 1983 in Vigo County, the son of Dale Allen Peterson and Ronda Lynn Tresner Peterson. He graduated from South Putnam High school, class of 2001. He last worked as a floor technician for All American Cleaning Service...
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