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Stories from Tuesday, November 4, 2008

Economy affecting local industry (11/04/08)
The country's economic crisis is continuing to affect local industry. For the second time in four months, Dixie Chopper has cut it staff. In late June, the company let go 30 of its 160 employees. On Thursday, 27 more workers were laid off. None of the workers have been given any indication of when -- or if -- they will be called back...
Putnam County Results (11/04/08)
All 29 of Putnam County's precincts had reported by 8:30 p.m. Here are the results: County Council At-Large -- Nancy Fogle with 23.93 percent of the vote, Opal Sutherlin with 22.77 percent of the vote and Larry L. Parker with 19.98 percent...
Get up-to-date election results throughout the night (11/04/08)
As election results go final tonight, we will be updating them not only here at bannergraphic.com, but also on our new text messaging service. The service is free of charge. All you have to do is go to http://my.textcaster.com/ServePopup.aspx... and sign up. Register for the Banner Breaking News Alerts and you can get the developments from around the county...
Officials request additional personnel (11/04/08)
Putnam County commissioners Gene Beck, Jim Baird and Kristina Warren discussed a problem with pigeon droppings at the courthouse and heard requests from county employees to hire additional help in their offices. Putnam County Planning Director Kim Hyten talked to commissioners about an ongoing issue with pigeons and their droppings around the courthouse...
Student councils join for toy collection (11/04/08)
Last year the student council members of Cloverdale High School and South Putnam High School joined together to collect Christmas toys for area kids. The two groups met Monday afternoon at South Putnam to kickoff their campaign by accepting a $500 check from Marie Leach and the Return a Gift program...
Mayor proclaims Hospice and Home Care Month (11/04/08)
Members from Home Health Care and Hospice organizations came together at City Hall Monday for Greencastle Mayor Sue Murray's proclamation naming the month of November as national Hospice and Home Care Month in Greencastle. "Hospice and palliative care agencies provide patients and their families the highest quality care during life-limiting illness and at the end of life, through pain management and symptom control, caregiver training and assistance and emotional and spiritual support," read Murray from the proclamation.. ...
Cheatham receives AP Scholar Award (11/04/08)
Morgan Cheatham, a 2008 Graduate of South Putnam High School, has earned an AP Scholar Award in recognition of her exceptional achievement on AP Exams. The College Board's Advanced Placement Program (AP) provides motivated and academically prepared students with the opportunity to take rigorous college-level courses while still in high school, and to earn college credit, advanced placement or both for successful performance on the AP Exams. ...
Leona Sutherlin (11/04/08)
Leona Sutherlin, 88, of Greencastle died Sunday at Hickory Creek at Sunset. Mrs. Sutherlin was born June 16, 1920 in Waynesburg, Ky. to Minton "Bud" and Myrtle (Padgett) Littrell. She attended Clinton Center schools. She married Thomas "Wayne" Sutherlin on Dec. 22, 1936, and he preceded her in death on Nov. 29, 2000...
Paula Marie Caldwell Davis (11/04/08)
Paula Marie Caldwell Davis, 64, of Cataract died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2008 at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis. Ms. Caldwell was born Aug. 26, 1944, in Indianapolis to Arthur Paul and Frances Gail (Stevenson) Schober. She was a member of Bible Baptist Church in Millgrove. She was employed as a bookkeeper at the Holiday Inn and the Walden Inn...
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