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Stories from Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Rescued dog spent five days on a quarry ledge (04/21/10)
GREENCASTLE -- For five days, Steve and Linda Raines searched their property southwest of Greencastle trying to find the location of a dog they could hear barking and feared might need help. "My wife commented the first night we heard him, but we couldn't figure out where he was. He was right under our noses, but because his barks echoed and bounced over the quarry walls it was impossible to tell where it was coming from," said Steve...
Council approves several additional appropriations (04/21/10)
GREENCASTLE -- The Putnam County Council approved additional appropriations Tuesday night for several departments. The largest of the appropriations were approved for the highway department -- one for $100,000 for sand, gravel and stone, and a second for $100,000 for repairs on Bridge 248 on C.R. 650E in Jackson Township...
Ham operators to help in emergencies (04/21/10)
GREENCASTLE -- Communications are the cornerstone of emergency response at all levels. With that in mind, Putnam County Emergency Operations Center Director Dave Costin is reaching out to Amateur Radio Operators to help the county in case of emergencies...
Single-vehicle crash results in one fatality (04/21/10)
CLOVERDALE -- Alcohol and speed may have been the cause of a single-vehicle accident Saturday near Cloverdale, which resulted in one fatality. At approximately 4 p.m., units from the Putnam County Sheriff's Department were dispatched to a possible fatal accident on SR 42 just west of CR 750E. Upon arriving, the vehicle was observed in the trees on the south side of 42...
Bernhardt looks for strong finish to school year (04/21/10)
GREENCASTLE -- With the school year coming to an end, South Putnam Superintendent Bruce Bernhardt encouraged parents to continue working with their children at Monday's school board meeting. "The last six weeks is just as important as the rest of the school year," he said during the school board meeting Monday night...
Tiger Cubs fall to Cadets by 1 (04/21/10)
GREENCASTLE -- The Greencastle softball team battled Cascade Tuesday and held the Cadets in check until the fifth inning, when the only run of the game was scored. The Cadets defeat Greencastle 1-0 on the night. GHS had their shot in the bottom of the seventh, but a base running miscommunication ended any hope the Tiger Cubs had of forcing extra innings...
Tiger Cubs get win, Cloverdale places second (04/21/10)
SPEEDWAY -- The Greencastle boys' golf team defeated Lapel and Speedway Monday on the road. GHS tallied a 164, with Lapel with 171 and Speedway with a 182. Eric Embry led the GHS squad with a two-over-par 38, while Brad Haussin added a 40 and Raymond Stinson a 42. Tyler Hopkins carded a 44, while Jimmy Wheeler and Derik Thomas each shot a 46...
Cougars upend Clovers (04/21/10)
ROACHDALE -- When the Cougars and Clovers last tangled on the baseball diamond, it was in the first game of the sectional when Cloverdale upset North Putnam in eight innings. On Monday, the Cougars were able to use the strength of a big second inning to defeat the Clovers 11-5...
Clover track sweeps three-way (04/21/10)
GREENCASTLE -- The Cloverdale track teams are off to their best starts in memory as both the girls' and boys' squads moved to 6-0 with wins over South Putnam and Owen Valley Monday at South Putnam. The Clover men tallied 75 points, followed by the Patriots' 49 and the Eagles' 42...
Eagles edge Monrovia, 10-9 (04/21/10)
GREENCASTLE -- In a baseball game between two high scoring teams where no lead seemed safe, South Putnam freshman Aaron Parker's seventh-inning relief pitching closed the door on Monrovia to lift the Eagles to a 10-9 West Central Conference victory Monday on their home field...
South Putnam baseball gets win (04/21/10)
The South Putnam baseball team defeated Monrovia 10-9 Monday at home. Grant Zimmerman was the winning pitcher. Cameron Chestnut, Brayden Freeman, Nathan Welty and John Spencer all hit home runs.
GMS softball defeats Eminence (04/21/10)
The Greencastle Middle School softball team downed Eminence Monday 9-5. Shelby Earl pitched seven innings with 17 strikeouts and 10 walks and scored three runs at the plate. Kalah Reed was 3-for-3 at the plate with two runs scored, while Danielle Thomas was 2-for-3 with three RBIs and two runs scored. Miranda Nuz was 2-for-3 with a double, two RBIs and scored two runs, with Kenlee Johnson adding a 1-for-2 performance with two RBIs. Makenzie Myers was 2-for-2 on the night...
SPJH boys' track defeats Greencastle (04/21/10)
The South Putnam Junior High boys' track team defeated Greencastle 70-39 Monday. Picking up wins for the Eagles were Hunter Barr (2,400, 1,600), Tyler Neumann (110 hurdles), Wes Rinser (100, long jump), Noah Taylor (800) and Zane Yon (200). South Putnam also captured the 400 and 1,600 relay on the day...
Cougar baseball scores win over CHS (04/21/10)
The North Putnam baseball team scored its second win in as many days against the Clovers Tuesday, winning 8-5. Brock Jones was the winning pitcher, going five and two-thirds innings with four strikeouts, one walk, while giving up 12 hits and five runs...
Babe Ruth signups (04/21/10)
Babe Ruth baseball will be holding signups on Thursday and April 29 at the Putnam Inn. The signups are from 5:30 to 7 p.m. For questions or more information, contact Brad Wood at 721-1765.
North Putnam keeps on winning (04/21/10)
On Monday, North Putnam got an eighth inning victory over Cloverdale 1-0. In the final inning, Elsiana Crosby singled to get on base, then Taylor Judy reached on an error. Dakota Malayer hit a game-winning single to plate Crosby and get the win. The Cougars also got a pair of wins over the weekend against Western Boone...
Tiger Cubs fall to Cascade Monday (04/21/10)
The Greencastle (2-4) baseball team fell to Cascade 4-0 Monday. Jesse Vermillion got the start for GHS, going six innings and giving up four runs on seven hits. He also recorded seven strikeouts and five walks. Vermillion, Keegan Remsburg, Kyle Johnson and Tanner Battin all have a hit for the Tiger Cubs...
Raymond E. Deyo (04/21/10)
Raymond E. Deyo, 76, of Coatesville, died Tuesday, April 13, 2010. He was born in Huron, S.D. on March 14, 1934, the son of Duane Raymond and Beulah Loser Deyo. Mr. Deyo worked as a supervisor for the Blakely Corp. for 38 years, retiring in 1989. He was a member of Canaan Community Church...
Putnam Scanner for April 21, 2010 (04/21/10)
Anthony L. Anderson, 47, Cloverdale, was booked into the Putnam County Jail at 11:30 a.m. Saturday for theft and criminal trespassing. David H. Brownfield, 27, Greencastle, was booked at 11:30 a.m. Friday for burglary, theft and possession of paraphernalia...
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