Taking the oath of office (12/09/08)
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Stories from Tuesday, December 9, 2008
Taking the oath of office (12/09/08)
Greencastle student wins Indiana 4-H Foundation photography award (12/09/08)
Sara Culler was awarded champion and grand champion status at the 4-H county fair for a photograph of her niece, who was one week old at the time. That photo, a black and white salon, went on to receive the Indiana 4-H Foundation photography award at state fair...
North Putnam bus drivers promote safety (12/09/08)
For 13 North Putnam Community School bus drivers teaching bus safety to students has been a very rewarding experience. This group of dedicated drivers decided to donate their time and efforts to put together a bus safety plan for the year. They began by meeting in August to set up safety education classes for Bainbridge and Roachdale Elementary schools and the sixth grade class at the Middle School...
Cloverdale schools receive ISTEP results (12/09/08)
CLOVERDALE -- School board members heard ISTEP+ results Monday night from Superintendent Carrie Milner. Scores are down slightly among most grade levels. "We are pleased with many of the scores," said Milner. "Some students have made amazing progress while others continue to struggle."...
Cloverdale drops close one to Eels (12/09/08)
EMINENCE -- Cloverdale limited Eminence's prolific-scoring Aulani Sinclair to a season-low 14 points Monday, but suffered a 49-46 loss in a nonconference girls basketball game on the Eels' court. Sinclair, a 6-foot-1 senior who has signed with Indiana University, entered the game as the state's leading scorer at 30.5 points per game. She was 4-of-25 from the field, 0-of-8 on 3-pointers, and made 6-of-6 free throws...
Area youth bowlers perform well in state tournament (12/09/08)
The Greater Greencastle USBC Bowling Association had over sixty youth bowlers that competed in the Youth State Tournament that was held in Merrillville. The Sheldon's Gutter Rats finished sixth out of 130 entries in Division 4 with a team score of 2,581. ...
GMS eighth grade splits (12/09/08)
The Greencastle eighth grade boys basketball teams split with Tuttle Monday night. The A-team won a close contest 24-23, while the B-team fell in another close on 35-33. The Tiger Cubs will be back in action on the road Thursday against North Clay at 5:30 p.m...
CHS wrestlers go 1-4 on day (12/09/08)
The Cloverdale wrestling team competed at the Western Boone Invite Saturday. The Clovers went 1-5 on the day. Eldin Hesselgrave put together an impressive day again going 5-0, with Matt Hall went 4-1. Shawn Shipp finished the day for CHS with a record of 3-2. Hesselgrave is 12-0 so far on the season...
Cougar wrestlers compete at Monvoria (12/09/08)
The North Putnam wrestling team competed at the Monrovia six-way meet on Saturday. The Cougars wrestled their way to a 2-2 record on the day. Tyler Ruble (103) and Dustin Vires (215) were 4-0 on the day. Joe Mindiola (125) and Keegan Foltz (160) had records of 3-1...
Daniel E. 'Danny' Hutcheson (12/09/08)
Daniel E. "Danny" Hutcheson, 69, Greencastle, passed away Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008 at the Putnam County Hospital. Born Sept. 16, 1939, in Greencastle, he was the son of Forest and Crystal (Smith) Hutcheson. He was a graduate of Reelsville High School Class of 1957...
Estal Ray Scobee (12/09/08)
Estal Ray Scobee, 87, Greencastle, passed away Sunday, Dec. 7, 2008, at his residence. Born July 8, 1921, in Cloverdale, he was the son of Raymond and Mary (Finney) "Mayme" Scobee. He attended Putnamville schools and graduated from Reelsville High School class of 1937...
Putnam Scanner (12/09/08)
Several accidents have been reported by the Putnam County Sheriff's Office due to icy road conditions. Taylor Hale, Bainbridge, was traveling on County Road 250 E at 4:10 p.m. Monday, when he attempted to make at turn. His vehicle began skidding due to ice on the road causing him to hit a vehicle driven by Ronald Perkins Jr., of Roachdale. There was an estimated $2,501 to $5,000 in damages...