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Stories from Monday, August 31, 2009

Putnam County shows it cares (08/31/09)
GREENCASTLE--A sea of yellow shirts seemed to sweep over several areas of Putnam County as volunteers for the Putnam County United Way Day of Caring headed out for their assignments Friday morning. The annual event follows the kick-off breakfast for the county's United Way campaign. Nearly 150 people attended the event held at the Walden Inn and half of that number took part in numerous projects around the county...
S.C. community hoping to feel the 'Greencastle Effect' (08/31/09)
GREENCASTLE -- Spartanburg, S.C. leaders are looking to Greencastle as a model sustainable community. Seeking to shape local sustainability initiatives, Mayor Bill Barnet and a recently formed group of interested citizens invited Greencastle Mayor Sue Murray and Sustainability Commission Chair Steve Setchell to Spartanburg for a series of conversations. Murray and Setchell visited the South Carolina city of nearly 40,000 residents recently...
More authors slated for PCPL Festival of the Book (08/31/09)
GREENCASTLE -- The Putnam County Public Library is inviting the community to "travel through time" during its Festival of the Book. Travel through the 14th Century to present day with notable Indiana historian John Dittmer, Indiana Poet Laureate Norbert Krapf with jazz pianist Monika Herzig and children's book author Marie Bradby, among others...
Girl Scouts seeking adult volunteers (08/31/09)
Girl Scouts are currently recruiting adult volunteers within Putnam County. Volunteers are not limited to only those adults who have girls involved in the Girl Scouting program. The Girl Scouts welcome any adult who has an interest in kids. The mission is to build girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place...
Elizabeth Mildred Hall Tellas Weaver (08/31/09)
Elizabeth Mildred Hall Tellas Weaver, 95, of Indianapolis died Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009 in Phoenix. Born in Carmel, she was the daughter of Charles and Bertha Hall. "Libby" was a homemaker and volunteered many hours to community services. She won many awards for entering her crafts in county and state fairs. She had a love for making things for her family, especially her grandchildren, making hundreds of afghans, quilts, sweaters and toys. Libby loved her family...
Jeffery K. Broadstreet (08/31/09)
Jeffery K. Broadstreet, 51, of Indianapolis died on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2009. He was born on Feb. 15, 1958 in Greencastle to Marvin and Patricia Evans Broadstreet. Mr. Broadstreet was a 1976 graduate of Greencastle High School, was a heavy equipment operator, and belonged to the International Union of Operating Engineers...
Alfred L. Gray (08/31/09)
Alfred L. Gray, 77, of Greencastle died Aug. 28, 2009 at his residence. He was born on Aug. 21, 1932 in Brown County and was the son of the late Louis Garfield and Mabel Maude Hines Gray. He married Waneta May Nichols on June 13, 1952 and she survives...
Tracy Ann Hagerman (08/31/09)
Tracy Ann McDonald Hagerman, 40, of Salisbury, N.C. died Thursday, Aug. 27, 2009 at Rowan Regional Medical Center. Born June 23, 1969 in Greencastle to Joyce Ann Zimmerman McDonald and Bill McDonald Sr. of Brazil, she was a graduate of Terre Haute North High School and St. Mary of the Wood College...
Robert E. Keithley (08/31/09)
Robert E. Keithley, 76, formerly of Greencastle and Indianapolis, died Friday, Aug. 28, 2009 at his Mississippi residence. He was the son of Goldie Irene Garringer and Harold Willis Keithley, both of whom preceded him in death. He married Elenore Frances Kidwell Oct. 16, 1954, and she preceded him in death June 23, 2007...
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